The Andrews Government is supporting Victorian businesses and councils to improve their recycling practices and expand their operations to recover valuable products and reduce waste going to landfill. Minister for Environment Lily D’Ambrosio today officially launched Repurpose It’s new $8.5 million washing plant facility in..
Mums and dads in Whittlesea will get access to the information, support and care they and their baby needs, with new parenting centres, more maternal child health nurses and round-the-clock support to help get their babies to sleep. Bringing a newborn home for the first..
A re-elected Andrews Government will build new a new emergency department devoted to children and their families at the Northern Hospital – giving parents’ peace of mind that their kids will get calm, compassionate and dedicated care when they need it most. There’s nothing quite..
More young Victorians will get the chance to develop their leadership skills and give back to their local community with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to help build a new Scout Hall for the Epping North Scout Group. The whole community will benefit with Scouts..
Families across the northern suburbs will have access to the world-class local schools their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Government to open 10 new schools in the area over the next four years. Victoria is growing and we need to plan ahead to make..
Wollert will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Government to fast track planning for the next stage of Edgars Creek Secondary College. Building on the $16.7 million already provided by the Andrews Government to build the school, which features..
Member for Thomastown, Bronwyn Halfpenny, representing Minister for Local Government Marlene Kairouz, today celebrated the first day of construction for the $5 million redevelopment of the Thomastown Main Street Community Pavilion. The project received $2 million from the 2017-18 round of the Victorian Government’s Growing..
In good news for local families, a re-elected Andrews Government will invest $10 million in new bus services in our growing suburbs and regions. Whether it’s building the new Suburban Rail Loop, continuing to remove dangerous and congested level crossings or delivering more local bus..
Students in Thomastown East Primary School will soon have the modern classrooms and school facilities they need to get the great education they deserve, thanks to a major upgrade by the Andrews Labor Government. Bronwyn Halfpenny visited Thomastown East Primary School to announce that ATCO..
The Victorian Government today announced over $4 million in funding for a new pavilion and urban streetscape improvements in the City of Whittlesea. Member for Thomastown Bronwyn Halfpenny, representing Minister for Local Government Marlene Kairouz, today announced funding for both initiatives as part of the..
Victoria’s Caravan Industry will soon have access to new cutting edge training thanks to a new project funded under the Andrews Government’s Workplace Training Innovation Fund. At Victoria’s first ever Caravan Industry Trade Exhibition, Member for Thomastown, Bronwyn Halfpenny MP announced the $1.2 million project..
Students in Lalor Gardens Primary School will soon have the school facilities they need to get the great education they deserve, thanks to a major upgrade by the Andrews Government. Bronwyn Halfpenny MP today visited Lalor Gardens Primary School to announce that Patrick Architects and..
The Andrews Government is protecting Victorians buying property off-the-plan from delay tactics used by some property developers to rip people off. The Sale of Land Amendment Bill 2018 will restrict the use of sunset clauses without the purchaser’s consent. The changes mean off-the-plan contracts cannot..
Community infrastructure for Aboriginal Victorians in Melbourne’s northern suburbs has received a boost courtesy of the Andrews Government’s Aboriginal Community Infrastructure Program. As part of the program, Bubup Wilam for Early Learning in Thomastown has received $109,350 for capital works and upgrades to community spaces,..
Northern Health will share in record funding to give more patients the world-class treatment and care they deserve faster, as part of a massive boost to health care. Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green, Member for Mill Park Lily D’Ambrosio and Member for Thomastown Bronwyn..
Five-year-olds in Victoria are now better protected against diseases prevented by vaccination than in any other state in Australia, new data shows. Member for Thomastown Bronwyn Halfpenny MP announced the latest figures from the Australian Childhood Immunisation Register that show 96.76 per cent of five-year-olds..
NEW GRANTS TO IMPROVE MULTICULTURAL COMMUNITY FACILITIES IN THE MILL PARK, AND THOMASTOWN ELECTORATE
Communities in the Mill Park, and Thomastown electorate will be able to build new community facilities and improve existing spaces thanks to a new round of grants from the Andrews Government. The 2018-19 Multicultural Community Infrastructure Fund will provide $9.5 million towards improving and establishing..
The Andrews Government’s School Breakfast Clubs have served five million meals to students across Victoria, ensuring they start their school day on a full stomach, ready to learn. Minister for Education James Merlino this morning joined students at Morwell Park Primary School, one of the..