THREE MILLION BREAKFASTS SERVED TO VICTORIAN KIDS

The Andrews Labor Government’s expanded School Breakfast Clubs have now served more than three million meals across Victoria – giving children from families in need in Northern Victoria a brighter and healthier start to the day. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp said, “Kids can’t get the best out of themselves without a decent breakfast.…

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MAJOR UPGRADE MAKES SWAN HILL COURT SAFER

Swan Hill residents will soon have access to safer, more secure court facilities thanks to a $145,000 upgrade funded by the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today announced the commencement of building works at Swan Hill Magistrates’ Court. Security measures will also be improved, with three court security officers to be…

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GETTING IT DONE: BETTER ROADS FOR NORTHERN VICTORIA

Locals will have unprecedented access to information about the condition of roads, road works and upgrades across Northern Victoria as part of a massive overhaul of the way VicRoads manages the road network. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp said, “The Andrews Labor Government is investing in the future of regional Victoria, undertaking the biggest…

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MURRAY COD FISHING SEASON OPENS THIS FRIDAY

Thousands of keen freshwater anglers are eagerly awaiting the season opening for Murray cod this Friday the 1st of December. Victorian Fisheries Authority (VFA) CEO Travis Dowling said angling for the iconic native fish, which can grow to more than a metre, continued to gain popularity given the species’ sportfishing traits and its fine eating…

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MAJOR SCHOOL UPGRADE FOR TATURA PRIMARY SCHOOL

The Andrews Labor Government will invest $2.4 million at Tatura Primary School. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp has announced that the Tatura Primary School will receive the funding as part of the Labor Government’s program to remove asbestos from old school buildings and replace them with brand new buildings. Mr Gepp said, “I can’t…

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2017 Victorian Sports Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2017 Victorian Sport Awards. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp has encouraged communities to nominate stand-out coaches, sportspeople and teams for the Victorian Sports Awards. Mr Gepp said, “If you know someone from your sporting community who is an unsung champion, now is the time to nominate them for…

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FUNDING BOOST FOR NORTH CENTRAL LANDCARE GROUPS

North Central environment groups have received more than $200,000 in funding as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s $1.93 million Landcare Grants program. Funding is distributed through the North Central Catchment Management Authority, which supports local Landcare groups to carry out environmental projects to improve regional waterway and land health. Announcing the grants, Member for…

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