FUND PROVIDES MAJOR BOOST FOR REGIONAL TOURISM RECOVERY

The Andrews Labor Government is backing compelling local tourism projects that will drive the recovery of regional tourism and grow jobs. Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes welcomed the launch of the $100 million Regional Tourism Investment Fund, encouraging great projects to be put forward. The Regional Tourism Investment Fund will support the creation of…

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DELIVERING BETTER KINDERS FOR CHILDREN IN MOIRA

The Andrews Labor Government is helping children in Moira get the best start in life by improving local kindergartens with facility upgrades and state-of-the-art technology. Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes has today announced two kindergartens in Moira will receive grants in the latest round of the Building Blocks Improvement stream. Across the state, 49…

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FUNDING TO DELIVER BETTER KINDER FACILITIES AT MURRAY VALLEY ABORIGINAL COOPERATIVE

The Andrews Labor Government is helping children in Northern Victoria get the best start in life by improving local kindergartens with facility upgrades and state-of-the-art technology. Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes has today announced that Murray Valley Aboriginal Cooperative in Robinvale will receive funding in the latest round of the Building Blocks Improvement stream…

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LEARN LOCAL AWARDS 2021 FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

Two finalists have been named in the 15th annual Victorian Learn Local Awards, recognising their excellence in the adult community education sector. A pool of 25 finalists have been named across eight categories, whose achievements illustrate how adult and community education changes the lives of Victorians. Additional categories at this year’s event recognise innovation, leadership…

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CONSTRUCTION BEGINS AT ST ANNE’S COLLEGE

Students in Kialla will soon have access to the first-rate classrooms and facilities – with construction now under way of the school’s development and upgrades. Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes announced Moretto Builders had been appointed to build St Anne’s College’s $5 million upgrades, which will help it deliver a 21st century education. The…

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HONOURING AND SUPPORTING GANNAWARRA’S VETERANS

From repairing local memorials to programs boosting veteran wellbeing – the Andrews Labor Government is supporting a raft of new projects that will honour veterans’ service and help them live fulfilling civilian lives. Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes announced two local recipients are set to receive funding for their projects in the local community,…

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NEW EQUIPMENT FOR EMERGENCY SERVICES ACROSS NORTHERN VICTORIA

The Andrews Labor Government has invested $270,843 in emergency services across Northern Victoria to provide essential operational equipment, vehicles, appliances and minor facility upgrades. The following will share in more than $14.3 million in funding under the government’s 2020-21 Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment Program (VESEP); $16,667 to Cohuna Fire Brigade for renovations and minor facility…

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