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LOCALS HELP SHAPE VITAL EPPING ROAD UPGRADE

Drivers in Melbourne’s north are a step closer to a better and safer Epping Road as the Andrews Labor Government’s Suburban Roads Upgrade hits a major new milestone. The Labor Government released the Request for Proposal (RFP) to deliver the $2.2 billion north and south-eastern..

NEW PARK IN THE HEART OF THE AURORA COMMUNITY

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 STATION GONE AS LEVEL CROSSING REMOVAL RAMPS UP

Reservoir’s outdated station will be demolished to make way for a modern transport hub as the Andrews Labor Government’s removal of the notorious level crossing at High Street in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..

DUFFY STREET RESERVE SCORES FEMALE FRIENDLY FACILITIES

The growing female ranks of Epping City Football Club can say goodbye to outdated change rooms, with the Andrews Labor Government supporting the construction of female friendly facilities at the club.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..

GET ON YOUR BIKE TO THE LOCAL STATION

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..

New ICU Paves Way For Major Expansion At Northern Hospital

The Andrews Labor 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..

FUNDING BOOST FOR RECYCLING RECOVERY PROJECTS

The Andrews Labor 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..

MORE HELP FOR WHITTLESEA MUMS AND DADS

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..

SUPPORTING THOMASTOWN’S NEXT GENERATION OF SCOUTS

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..

DELIVERING GREAT LOCAL SCHOOLS IN THE NORTHERN SUBURBS

Families across the northern suburbs will have access to the world-class local schools their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to open 10 new schools in the area over the next four years. Victoria is growing and we need to plan ahead to..

DELIVERING A GREAT LOCAL SCHOOL FOR WOLLERT

Wollert will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor 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 Labor Government to build the school,..

UPDATED COMMUNITY SPORTS PAVILION FOR THOMASTOWN

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..

DELIVERING A NEW BUS SERVICE TO MERNDA AND CRAIGIEBURN

In good news for local families, a re-elected Labor 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..

GIVING THOMASTOWN KIDS THE SCHOOL FACILITIES THEY DESERVE

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..

$4 MILLION IN GOVERNMENT FUNDING FOR CITY OF WHITTLESEA

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..

$1.2 MILLION GRANT FOR CUTTING EDGE CARAVAN INDUSTRY TRAINING

Victoria’s Caravan Industry will soon have access to new cutting edge training thanks to a new project funded under the Andrews Labor 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..

GIVING LALOR GARDENS PRIMARY SCHOOL KIDS THE SCHOOL FACILITIES THEY DESERVE

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 Labor Government. Bronwyn Halfpenny MP today visited Lalor Gardens Primary School to announce that Patrick Architects..