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$5.6MILLION WORKS ON SEYMOUR-SHEPPARTON LINE UNDER WAY

$5.6 million worth of critical maintenance works has begun on the Seymour-Shepparton rail line, Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, announced today. Ms Symes said the works would see more than 17,000 timber sleepers replaced along 60 kilometres of track between Nagambie and Shepparton. Ms..

BROADFORD KINDER TRANSFORMED

Minister for Families and Children, Jenny Mikakos, today joined Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, to open the Mt Piper kinder extension in Broadford. The $648,000 upgrade has enabled the Mt Piper facility to more than double the number of four-year old kindergarten places on..

SMALL BUSINESS SEMINARS FOR NORTHERN VICTORIA

Echuca, Shepparton and surrounding small businesses will be able to access relevant, reliable and affordable information on starting and growing their business at Andrews Government business seminars to be held Wednesday, May 20, 2015. State Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, announced today. Ms Symes..

SMALL BUSINESS WORKSHOP FOR WOORI YALLOCK

Small businesses in Woori Yallock will be able to access relevant, reliable and affordable information on starting and growing their business at an Andrews Government business workshop to be held Wednesday, May 20, 2015, State Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, announced today. Ms Symes..

SMALL BUSINESS BUS VISITS NTH EAST VICTORIA

Small businesses in Mansfield, Jamieson and Bonnie Doon will be able to access free mentoring, support and information about Government services when the Small Business Bus visits from Monday week, State Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, announced today. Ms Symes said the Andrews Government..

WORK ON BARMAH LAKES UPGRADE BEGINS

State Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, today announced work will begin next week on a range of improvements at Barmah Lakes Campground and Day Visitor Area as well as Rices Bridge in Barmah National Park that will benefit locals and park visitors. Ms Symes..

BUILDING THE EDUCATION STATE AT YARRA JUNCTION

Students, teachers and families of Yarra Junction Primary School are big winners in the Andrews Labor Government’s first Education State Budget, Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, announced today. Ms Symes said Yarra Junction Primary School will receive $2 million to rebuild classrooms and construct..

LABOR INVESTS IN HEALTH FOR FAMILIES IN NORTHERN VICTORIA

The Andrews Labor Government is putting the health of Victorian families first, investing an extra $1.38 billion in our hospitals, ambulances and health programs, Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, said today. The 2015-16 Victorian Budget provides hospitals across Victoria with additional funding to help..

SYMES SECURES FIREWOOD SUPPLY FOR VULNERABLE RESIDENTS

State Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes has secured vital firewood collection for vulnerable residents who depend on firewood for heating and cooking across parts of Northern Victoria along the Murray River. Parks Victoria will provide access for firewood in Barmah Island for the next..

COMMUNITY GROUPS CAN APPLY FOR NEW GRANTS TO TACKLE ICE

Community groups in Northern Victoria can now apply for grants of up to $10,000 to develop the most effective way to combat ice in their local area, Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, announced today. The Andrews Labor Government is providing $500,000 to fund grassroots..

COMMUNITY GROUPS CAN APPLY FOR NEW GRANTS TO TACKLE ICE

Community groups in Northern Victoria can now apply for grants of up to $10,000 to develop the most effective way to combat ice in their local area, Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, announced today. The Andrews Labor Government is providing $500,000 to fund grassroots..

SYMES OPENS URBAN SQUARE IN WODONGA

Photo from Border Mail The revitalisation of Junction Place will double the size of Wodonga’s existing CBD, bringing new life to the city centre as well as catering for the city’s growing population and employment needs into the future, Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes..

SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS FOR MURRAY VALLEY HIGHWAY

Work will soon start on three road safety projects along the Murray Valley Highway, State Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, announced today. The three projects will take place between Pyangil and Robinvale and are part of the Andrew’s Labor Government’s Safe System Road Infrastructure..

SYMES PRAISES WANGARATTA POLICE FOR TOLL REDUCTION

Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, today praised the dedicated work of Victoria Police in reducing the road toll in the state’s north during a visit to Wangaratta Police Station. The police at Wangaratta Police Station have undertaken a range of initiatives to highlight road..

WANGARATTA WELCOMES VICTORIAN ABORIGINAL HONOUR ROLL

Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes today officially opened the Victorian Aboriginal Honour Roll roadshow exhibition in Wangaratta. The exhibition is on display at the Wangaratta Library until April 26, 2015. Ms Symes said the Honour Roll recognises Aboriginal people who have made a significant..

WESTERN OPTION FOR KILMORE-WALLAN BYPASS PROTECTS LOCAL AREA

The Andrews Labor Government has confirmed the Western route for the Kilmore-Wallan Bypass. The Minister for Planning’s Assessment of the Kilmore-Wallan Bypass EES Inquiry and Advisory Committee Report, released today, is the final step in the process of selecting the preferred route. The assessment recommended..

LADY TALBOT DRIVE OPEN AGAIN FOR LABOUR DAY LONG WEEKEND

Visitors can once again access the picturesque Lady Talbot Drive in the Yarra Ranges National Park following extensive tree risk works. Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes said the reopening the site was great news for the Marysville community and local tourism, who have been..