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BRIDGE REPLACEMENTS IMPROVE FIREFIGHTER RESPONSE IN NORTH EAST VICTORIA

Tuesday, 22 June 2021 Two bridges, which provide critical firefighter access to some of north east Victoria’s most bushfire prone areas, are being replaced thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s $272.3 million Reducing Bushfire Risk program. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes said Mountain Creek..

New Court Appointments To Ease Backlog

22nd Jun 2021 The Victorian Government has appointed four judges to the County Court of Victoria, while also appointing a new Coroner in a move that will finalise more cases and ease pressure on the justice system. Attorney-General Jaclyn Symes congratulated David Ryan on his..

FUNDING AWARDED TO BOOST COMMUNITY SAFETY

Monday, 21 June 2021 Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced The Centre for Continuing Education would receive $300,000 funding to deliver a pilot program that will provide an intensive case management, therapeutic and education approach to support education and employment pathways for young people…

SUPPORTING BENALLA VETERANS TO THRIVE

Friday, 18 June 2021 The Victorian Government is helping ensure veterans and their families have access to energy efficient, modern and accessible facilities, helping them connect with the community and enjoy civilian life. Almost 30 projects across Victoria are sharing $800,000 thanks to the latest..

GRANTS OPEN FOR CHILDREN’S WEEK CELEBRATIONS

Friday, 18 June 2021 Victorian not-for-profit organisations and local councils can apply for grants of up to $1,000 to host an event during Children’s Week 2021, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes today invited eligible organisations in Northern Victoria..

GRANTS OPEN TO HELP SUPPORT INCLUSIVE LEARNING IN NORTHERN VICTORIA

Friday, 18 June 2021 The Victorian Government is helping more schools in Northern Victoria to support students with disabilities and additional needs by offering grants to build inclusive indoor and outdoor learning spaces as well as accessible playgrounds to ensure that all students can fully..

FUNDING FOR LAKE SAMBELL

Tuesday, 15th June, 2021 Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced $550,000 funding for the Lake Sambell Precinct Revitalisation project, under the Andrews Labor Government’s Regional Infrastructure Fund – Stimulus Round. The project is among a suite of successful initiatives as part of this year’s..

FUNDING FOR DINNER PLAIN SNOW MAKING

Tuesday, 15th June 2021. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced $3,000,000 funding for the Gateway to Alpine Adventure – Dinner Plain Snowmaking project, under the Andrews Labor Government’s Regional Infrastructure Fund – Stimulus Round. The project is among a suite of successful initiatives as..

CREATING JOBS AND CARING FOR PEOPLE IN NORTH EAST VICTORIA

Thursday, 20 May 2021 The Andrews Labor Government is delivering a long-term plan that will create jobs and give people in north east Victoria the care they need as we recover from the coronavirus pandemic. In total, the Victorian Budget 2021/22 will support an average..

FAIRER. MORE RESPONSIVE JUSTICE FOR ALL VICTORIANS

20th May 2021 Reducing court delays, more support for victims and restoring community confidence in the criminal justice system lead the Andrews Labor Government’s investments to build a safer and fairer Victoria. The Victorian 2021/22 Budget will invest more than $700 million to strengthen our justice,..

MORE SUPPORT TO CEMENT VICTORIA’S RESOURCES BOOM.

20th May 2021 Victoria’s minerals, quarry and gas sectors will be supported to keep the Andrews Labor Government’s record infrastructure agenda booming with essential materials for housing, hospitals and schools around the state. The Victorian Budget 2021/22 is providing $35.7 million to ensure our minerals, quarry..

NAGAMBIE STEPPING UP TOWN CONNECTION

Friday, 14 May 2021 Nagambie is set to benefit from $3 million funding from the Andrews Labor Government’s Regional Infrastructure Fund – Stimulus Round. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes today announced the funding for the Nagambie Foreshore Walk project, which is part of the..

New Court Appointments Bring Wealth Of Expertise

18th May 2021 The state’s court system has been further strengthened with the Andrews Labor Government appointing the first-ever judicial registrars to the Children’s Court, as well as two new judges of the Supreme Court. Judicial registrars play a crucial role in the smooth and..

New Champion To Lead Victoria’s Work Towards Equality

14th May 2021 Respected human rights advocate Ro Allen will be appointed the next Commissioner of the Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission (VEOHRC). Attorney-General Jaclyn Symes today congratulated Ro on their appointment, who has already made a significant contribution toward advancing equal opportunity..