CELEBRATING GURU NANAK WITH SHEPPARTON LOCALS

The Andrews Labor Government is helping Victoria’s Sikh communities celebrate the 550th birthday anniversary of Sikh faith founder Guru Nanak Dev Ji – with events around the state, including Shepparton. Fulfilling an election commitment, Minister for Multicultural Affairs Richard Wynne and Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp MP announced that 18 organising groups will share…

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POWERING AHEAD WITH JOBS GROWTH ACROSS SUNRAYSIA

The Andrews Labor Government is providing more long-term jobseekers with meaningful and sustainable work at a new solar farm in North West Victoria, creating more than 190 regional jobs as part of an innovative training and employment program. Forty-five of these workers were supported into work by Jobs Victoria, the Labor Government program that breaks…

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FINDING TAFE TEACHING OPPORTUNITIES NOW EASIER

The Andrews Labor Government is making it easier for industry experts to find jobs in Victoria’s booming TAFE sector, with its Jobs at TAFE website. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP said SuniTAFE, GOTAFE and Kangan are often looking for people with on-the-job experience and skills – to train and support the next generation…

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GEPP SAYS CHILDREN’S SAFETY NOT NEGOTIABLE

Child safety is everyone’s responsibility.  Thanks to the Labor Government’s Children Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 – which was passed through the Victorian Parliament this week  – will now mean that Religious and spiritual leaders in Victoria must report child abuse to authorities, even if it was heard in the confessional, under historic new laws passed by…

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SCHOLARSHIPS HELP CHANGE THE GAME FOR WOMEN IN SPORT

The Andrews Labor Government is calling for applications for scholarships of up to $10,000 for women looking to pursue leadership and development roles in sport and active recreation. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP said that local clubs and sporting bodies were encouraged to identify emerging female leaders who would benefit from the popular…

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SuniTAFE TAKES OUT TOP GONG AT VICTORIAN TRAINING AWARDS

The Andrews Labor Government honoured the outstanding achievements of vocational education and training students, teachers and the businesses who train them – at the 65th Victorian Training Awards on Friday night – with SuniTAFE taking out the Large Training Provider of the Year award in the training provider category. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP…

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