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NEW EQUIPMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURE FOR ALBURY WODONGA HEALTH

Thursday, 10 December 2020 More patients will get the world-class care they deserve with the Andrews Labor Government giving hospitals across the state the latest life-saving medical equipment and upgrading vital infrastructure. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced Albury Wodonga Health was one of..

NEW EQUIPMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURE FOR HEALTH SERVICES

Thursday, 10th December 2020 More patients will get the world-class care they deserve with the Andrews Labor Government giving hospitals across the state the latest life-saving medical equipment and upgrading vital infrastructure. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced Corryong Health and Walwa Bush Nursing..

Female Farmers Federation Leadership Duo Welcomed

10th December 2020 The Andrews Labor Government welcomes the appointment of the Victorian Farmers Federation’s (VFF) first dual-female president and vice president in its history, Ms Emma Germano and Ms Danyel Cucinotta. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes today congratulated Ms Germano and Ms Cucinotta on..

Seymour Aged Care Facility Upgrade One Step Closer

10th Dccember 2020 A major upgrade of Seymour Health’s residential aged care facility – Barrabill House – is one step closer, with the Andrews Labor Government releasing a tender to appoint a builder for the major redevelopment. The $3.17 million redevelopment will increase bed numbers..

Improving Livestock Biosecurity In Victoria

4th December 2020   Victoria’s livestock industries will be supported with grants from the Andrews Labor Government to further strengthen the state’s biosecurity and to prevent and manage pests and diseases. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes today announced 25 projects worth $9.5 million have been..

SUPPORTING SMALL-SCALE SCHOOL BUILDING PROJECTS

3rd December 2020 Victorian schools will receive a funding boost to deliver small but important upgrades thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s $70 million Minor Capital Works Fund. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced eight Schools across the Euroa electorate have been allocated at..

Next Byte At IoT Technology For Victorian Farmers

3rd December 2020 Victorian farmers will benefit from a new round of grants to help them invest in Internet of Things (IoT) technology that will make farming easier and more accurate. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes today announced the opening of round two of the..

Bushfire Affected Timber To Be Salvaged For The Future

2nd December 2020 Precious timber burned by last year’s bushfires will be saved from going to waste, thanks to help from the Andrews Labor Government. The 2019-20 bushfires saw significant damage to softwood plantations and native forests in eastern Victoria, with more than 1.2 million..

LOCAL BUSINESS CHAMBERS RECEIVE VITAL FUNDING

1st  December 2020 Mitchell Business Network Incorporated, Euroa Chamber of Business and Commerce Inc, Nagambie Lakes Tourism & Commerce Inc, Seymour Business & Tourism Inc members will benefit from funding awarded through the Andrews Labor Government’s Grants for Business Chambers and Trader Groups program. Member..

MANSFIELD AND MT BULLER BUSINESS CHAMBERS RECEIVE VITAL FUNDING

1st December 2020 Mansfield & District Business Association and Mt Buller Chamber of Commerce Incorporated members will benefit from funding awarded through the Andrews Labor Government’s Grants for Business Chambers and Trader Groups program. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes said the funding will help..

NORTH EAST BUSINESS CHAMBERS RECEIVE VITAL FUNDING

1st December 2020 Wangaratta Chamber of Commerce Inc, Beechworth Vignerons Association, Bright Chamber of Commerce Inc and Myrtleford Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc members will benefit from funding awarded through the Andrews Labor Government’s Grants for Business Chambers and Trader Groups program. Member for..

Workforce Support Is The Cherry On Top For Farmers

30th November 2020 Cherry picking is underway across Victoria on a bumper harvest of more than 4,500 tonnes of cherries thanks to help from the Andrews Labor Government – ensuring kitchen tables will be brimming with the delicious Christmas favourite. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes..

NEW CFA STATIONS FOR HODDLES CREEK, MOLKA AND PYALONG

Wednesday, 25 November 2020 Hoddles Creek, Molka and Pyalong Country Fire Authority (CFA) volunteer fire stations will be replaced under the $126 million CFA capability funding as part of the Victorian Government’s Fire Services Reform. The stations being replaced are close to 40 years old..

Putting North East Victorians First

24th November 2020 Unprecedented. Tough. Unrelenting. There’s plenty of ways to put it – but 2020 has been a year like no other. As we begin our recovery, we need a Budget like no other too. The Victorian Budget 2020/21 delivers an unprecedented investment to..

Putting Goulburn Valley Locals First

24th November 2020 Unprecedented. Tough. Unrelenting. There’s plenty of ways to put it – but 2020 has been a year like no other. As we begin our recovery, we need a Budget like no other too. The Victorian Budget 2020/21 delivers an unprecedented investment to..

Putting Regional People First

24th November 2020 Unprecedented. Tough. Unrelenting. There’s plenty of ways to put it – but 2020 has been a year like no other. As we begin our recovery, we need a Budget like no other too. The Victorian Budget 2020/21 delivers an unprecedented investment to..

Visit Victoria: Experiencing The Best At Home

24th November 2020 Regional restaurants, pubs, hotels and small businesses will be at the forefront of our recovery. Backing these businesses and their workers, the Andrews Labor Government is investing to attract more tourists and make sure more Victorian families can experience the best our..

Backing A Recovery Made In Regional Victoria

24th November 2020 This year, we’ve seen our farmers, growers and producers for what they are – essential. It’s why we are investing $115 million to further support the agriculture industry, while also backing our regional communities and the people who call them home. Whether you..