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NEW BROADFORD FIRE STATION TO BE BUILT BY DECEMBER

Broadford will have a new multi-mill dollar fire station by the end of the year, as the new emergency services hub takes shape. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, and Labor candidate for Euroa, Fionna Deppeler-Morton who are both Broadford residents, were..

LABOR KICKS IN $500,000 FOR BROADFORD SPORTS

The Andrews Labor Government will deliver Broadford a new multi-purpose pavilion and two new netball courts at Harley Hammond Reserve. Visiting Harley Hammond Reserve, Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes and Labor candidate for Euroa, Fionna Deppeler-Morton joined Mitchell Shire, Broadford Football..

SYMES SECURES WALL TO WALL FUNDING

Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, has for the fourth year in a row secured Andrews Labor Government for Benalla’s now world recognised Wall to Wall Festival. Ms Symes joined Labor Candidate for Euroa Fionna Deppeler-Morton and Wall to Wall International Committee..

HELPING VICTORIAN FARMERS’ MARKETS GROW AND SPROUT

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting farmers’ markets grow and thrive with a $100,000 Food Source Victoria grant to provide a network facilitator to the Victorian Farmers Market Association (VFMA). Victoria has 48 accredited markets across the state, from Mildura in the northwest to Leongatha..

ANDREWS GOVERNMENT ROLLS IN FOR WALLAN BOWLS

Bowls enthusiasts in Wallan can look forward to having a bowl day and night thanks to a $70,000 funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Sport John Eren and Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green today announced that Wallan Bowling Club will be..

New fire station coming for Nagambie

17 Oct 2018 • Euroa Gazette, Euroa VIC (General News) by Diane Grant IT was Fire Action Week October 7-14. What better time to announce a new fire station for Nagambie. The Nagambie CFA Brigade was established in 1901 and it has been housed in..

House of hope

17 Oct 2018 • Euroa Gazette, Euroa VIC (General News) by Grace Evans Nagambie asset plans to provide for the community NAGAMBIE Lakes Community House will now be funded through the Neighbourhood Houses Coordination Program, which hopes to provide more opportunities for locals to foster..

We’re getting a tram!

17 Oct 2018 • McIvor Times, Heathcote VIC (General News) by Michael Mattingly HEATHCOTE’S Holy Rosary School will have a new type of classroom after one of Victoria’s retired W-Class trams was donated to the school. The member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, joined candidate..

Drop in and charge

17 Oct 2018 • Mansfield Courier, Mansfield VIC (General News) by Grace Evans Australia’s first ultra-rapid vehicle charging site is coming to Euroa AUSTRALIA’S first fastest electric vehicle charging stations are being developed in regional Victoria, with sites in Euroa and Barnawartha North. Using local..

Abandoned vehicles could be life-savers

17 Oct 2018 • Kyabram Free Press, Kyabram VIC (General News) by Michael Mattingly SES volunteers able to practise road crash rescues VEHICLES abandoned on freeways and highways in the North East are being donated to the Victoria State Emergency Service (VICSES) for training. Member..

LABOR DELIVERS UPGRADE FOR EMERALD OVAL WODONGA

Wodonga’s Emerald Oval will finally get the female-friendly sport facilities they deserve as well as a new sporting pavilion thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, joined Labor candidate for Benambra, Mark Tait,..

LABOR DELIVERS FOR BEECHWORTH SCHOOLS

Beechworth students will soon benefit from having more than $1 million of maintenance works carried out at their schools thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, today joined Labor candidate for Benambra, Mark Tait, at Beechworth Secondary..

GETTING ON WITH DELIVERING TRAINS FOR THE NORTH EAST

The Andrews Labor Government is well underway with the new trains for the North East Line, ensuring they are ready to run on the upgraded track. The Labor Government has conditionally approved the scope of works and will work with the Australian Rail Track Corporation..

RETIRED TRAM FINDS NEW HOME AT MANSFIELD ZOO

The Andrews Labor Government is ensuring that one of Victoria’s retired W-Class trams is given a new lease of life, as it will be restored a café facility for the Mansfield Zoo. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, joined Labor Candidate for..

LABOR DELIVERS KINDER UPGRADE

Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, today announced nearly $49,100 in upgrades for Mansfield Kindergarten to make the facility more inclusive for all children. Joining Labor candidate for Eildon, Sally Brennan, Ms Symes visited Mansfield Kindergarten to discuss the upgrade that includes..

LABOR WILL DELIVER FOR ALEXANDRA SHOWGROUNDS

A re-elected Andrews Labor Government will deliver a $1.79 million major upgrade of the Alexandra Showgrounds and Recreation Reserve. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, and Labor candidate for Eildon, Sally Brennan, made the commitment today at the Alexandra Showgrounds and Recreation..

LABOR FUNDS ALEXANDRA NEIGHBOURHOOD HOUSE

The Andrews Labor Government’s record boost for Victoria’s neighbourhood houses means even more opportunities for locals in Alexandra to foster new connections, learn new skills and boost their health and wellbeing. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, joined Labor’s candidate for Eildon,..

LABOR TO DELIVER A NEW FIRE STATION FOR NAGAMBIE

The Victorian Government is funding a brand new fire station in Nagambie delivering a major boost to local emergency services in the region. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, visited the Nagambie Fire Brigade today with Labor candidate for Euroa, Fionna Deppeler-Morton, to announce a..