WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP & MENTORING PROGRAM NOW OPEN

Women across Victoria involved in agriculture or the agricultural supply chain looking to build their leadership and governance skills, will now have the opportunity to apply for the 2021 Victorian Rural Women’s Leadership and Mentoring Program. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP said that application opened this week and is encouraging women across Northern…

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GRANTS TO KEEP CREATIVES ACROSS NORTHERN VICTORIA WORKING

Five artists across Northern Victoria is among hundreds of Victorian creatives to receive a lifeline from the Victorian Government, enabling them to keep working, adapting and creating through the coronavirus pandemic. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced the recipients of the Sustaining Creative Workers program, as follows: Brendan Kennedy, visual artist from…

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NEW SUPPORT FOR VICTORIAN COMMUNITIES TO STAY CONNECTED

The Victorian Government is helping communities to stay connected during the coronavirus pandemic through a new grants program to support local initiatives. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today welcomed the opening of applications for the Let’s Stay Connected Fund, with grants available for community organisations, local government bodies, incorporated not-for-profits and industry groups.…

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INVESTING IN RECYCLED WATER FOR ECHUCA

The Victorian Government is investing in water projects to make our suburbs more liveable, our urban waterways healthier and help our local parks and gardens use more recycled water and stormwater. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today announced $25,000 to assess the feasibility of a recycled water scheme in Echuca. An assessment will be…

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IS YOUR GAS HEATER SAFE? BE SURE

Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP is urging everyone across Northern Victoria to protect themselves from carbon monoxide poisoning by getting their open flued gas heaters serviced by a licensed gasfitter. Carbon monoxide poisoning can cause long term chronic health issues. It can also kill. Tragically, in 2017, Greensborough grandmother Sonia Sofianopoulos died of…

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REGIONAL ACCOMMODATION PROVIDERS URGED TO ACCESS FUND

Thousands of accommodation providers across regional Victoria are being urged to access Victorian Government funding to cover the cost of lost refunds during the coronavirus pandemic. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today announced that applications for the $40 million tourism support fund under the Government’s Business Support Fund open today. Applications are now open…

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BATTING FOR ACTIVE CLUB GRANTS IN KATAMATITE

Katamatite residents will have more opportunities to get active and play sport as coronavirus restrictions gradually ease, with the local cricket club set to improve the health of the community. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today congratulated the Katamatite Cricket Club who will share in $43,970 across Northern Victoria in Active Club Grant…

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