Students at schools across the City of Whittlesea will soon have better facilities, thanks to a state wide boost of more than $40 million for school maintenance funding. Schools will share in funding to upgrade old and tired buildings, He also used the opportunity to..
Monday, 11 November, 2019 CELEBRATING INNOVATIVE DESIGN IN VICTORIAN STATE SCHOOLS Whittlesea Tech School’s innovative design – and the designers and architects who helped bring it to life – have been named as a finalist in the Victorian School Design Awards, thanks to the Andrews..
Schools across the Whittlesea municipality will share in a $515 million in the single largest boost to school maintenance ever undertaken, thanks to an unprecedented investment by the Andrews Government. The investment will more than double funding for maintenance at Victoria’s state schools over the..
Local students will soon be learning in new first-rate classrooms and facilities they deserve, thanks to the Andrews Government. State Members of Parliament, Danielle Green and Bronwyn Halfpenny today announced that Hazel Glen College and Harvest Home Primary will receive new architecturally designed double storey..
The Andrews Government is making it easier for families to get around Wollert with a brand-new school special bus service and an extension to a current route. Member for Thomastown Bronwyn Halfpenny today announced that Route 357 will be extended to run closer to Edgars..
Thursday, 05 August, 2019 Families living in Wollert will soon be able to ditch the dreaded ‘double-drop off’ as the Andrews Government gets on with building kindergartens at all new primary schools. Member for Thomastown Bronwyn Halfpenny today visited the site of the new Edgars..
Drivers travelling through the upgraded O’Herns Road and High Street intersection in Epping will now benefit from new overhead street lights which have been switched on today. Member for Thomastown Bronwyn Halfpenny visited the site of the new intersection to switch on the street lighting..
The Andrews Government will provide $470,000 in funding for 15 community organisations working to prevent family violence within Victoria’s African communities. Minister for Multicultural Affairs Richard Wynne today announced funding from the Capacity Building and Participation Program to help communities recognise family violence when it..
The Andrews Government is delivering on its promises and delivering for the City of Whittlesea with major investments in local schools and health in the Victorian Budget 2019/20. As part of a massive $1.8 billion investment in schools around the state, this year’s Budget includes..
The Andrews Government is standing up for patients in the North who are being hit hard by Canberra’s cuts to Victoria’s hospitals. Canberra has clawed back $305 million from Victoria’s hospitals – cuts that are hurting patients, nurses and doctors across the state. Locally, Canberra’s..
Drivers in Melbourne’s north are a step closer to a better and safer Epping Road as the Andrews Government’s Suburban Roads Upgrade hits a major new milestone. The Government released the Request for Proposal (RFP) to deliver the $2.2 billion north and south-eastern road upgrade..
Families in Melbourne’s north can now enjoy a new park at the Aurora Town Centre that will include picnic tables, community BBQs, exercise and play equipment and shared paths for pedestrians and cyclists – all thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Priority Precincts,..
Reservoir’s outdated station will be demolished to make way for a modern transport hub as the Andrews Government’s removal of the notorious level crossing at High Street in Reservoir ramps up. The project will rebuild the station – used by 4,000 people each day –..
The growing female ranks of Epping City Football Club can say goodbye to outdated change rooms, with the Andrews Government supporting the construction of female friendly facilities at the club. Member for Thomastown Bronwyn Halfpenny today announced that Duffy Street Recreation Reserve’s facilities will be..
Locals in Melbourne’s northern suburbs are finding it easier to cycle to the station with secure bike cages at more stations. New data has revealed the number of people riding a bike to stations is growing, with over 1000 people a day now using Parkiteer..
The Andrews Government’s expansion of the Northern Hospital in Epping has taken a major step forward with the opening of the new Intensive Care Unit. Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos today joined northern suburbs MPs to open the cutting edge ICU, which will care for..
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..