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$5b education vow

31 Oct 2018 • Benalla Ensign, Benalla VIC (General News) Upgrades at the Australian Christian College Benalla can get under way after funding was confirmed by State Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes on Friday. The works will include creating all-access play areas, sensory gardens,..

Sand boost promised

31 Oct 2018 • Benalla Ensign, Benalla VIC (General News) The sand training track at Benalla Racing Club will get an upgrade after the Victorian Government green-lit $125 000 in funding. State Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes and Labor candidate for Euroa Fionna Deppeler-Morton..

$2.45m CFA home ready by Dec

31 Oct 2018 • Seymour Telegraph, Seymour VIC (General News) Broadford will have a new multi-million-dollar fire station by the end of the year as the town’s new emergency services hub takes shape. The new CFA station on Hamilton St will replace the current fire..

Fishing bonanza at Goulburn Park

31 Oct 2018 • Seymour Telegraph, Seymour VIC (General News) by Alison O’Connor Sunday’s Vic Fish Kids event has been hailed a raging success, with more than 1500 people flocking to Goulburn Park for the event. Residents were reminded of yesteryear when the old swimming..

Burramine’s Ovens Valley candidate

31 Oct 2018 • Yarrawonga Chronicle, Yarrawonga VIC (General News) Born and raised in Burramine, Kate Doyle is returning home to contest the upcoming Victorian State Election as Labor’s candidate for Ovens Valley. Ms Doyle was educated at Burramine South Primary School, Yarrawonga Sacred Heart..

DAN’S $10M PROMISE

31 Oct 2018 • Wangaratta Chronicle, Wangaratta VIC (General News) by Shane Douthie Election pledge, to fund more specialist health treatments at hospital A $10 MILLION election promise to Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) would enable world-leading specialists to treat more patients locally, Premier Daniel Andrews..

NHW cash an election bonus

31 Oct 2018 • Wangaratta Chronicle, Wangaratta VIC (General News) YOU only had to hear the applause and cheers from Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) staff, board members and volunteers to understand the importance of the extra $10 million funding for the hospital announced on Monday…

Sports funds for Broadford

31 Oct 2018 • Seymour Telegraph, Seymour VIC (General News) A new multi-purpose pavilion and two new netball courts will be built at Broadford’s Harley Hammond Reserve. The Victorian Government has given $500 000 towards the $1.3 million project, which includes the new pavilion and..

Safety to be upgraded

31 Oct 2018 • Seymour Telegraph, Seymour VIC (General News) by Alison O’Connor Safety just went up a notch at Seymour Health, with a $410 000 upgrade of the fire detection and sprinkler systems announced last week. The current ageing system is nearing its use-by..

Pollies are making promises

31 Oct 2018 • Seymour Telegraph, Seymour VIC (General News) Seymour’s Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE campus has been promised a $2.54 million makeover from the Victorian Government, if re-elected in November. The state-of-the-art centre will include a new facility for health and community services..

Committed cash for sport

31 Oct 2018 • Benalla Ensign, Benalla VIC (General News) by Simon Ruppert Benalla’s up and coming sporting superstars are one step closer to having state-of the art facilities with the announcement of $500 000 in funding from the Victorian Government. Member for Northern Victoria..

$600K to kinder

31 Oct 2018 • Mansfield Courier, Mansfield VIC (General News) by Jarrah Loh Jloh@ Ne Com Au State Government surprises kinder with immediate funding MANSFIELD Kindergarten got the surprise of a lifetime last week when a supposed casual visit from Labor candidate for Eildon, Sally..

Big plans for Nagambie Healthcare’s future

31 Oct 2018 • Euroa Gazette, Euroa VIC (General News) by Diane Grant IN a time of unrest concerning aged care facilities, Nagambie HealthCare is facing diverse changes to their aged care, community care and sub-acute care programs. They have been applying for infrastructure grants..

Big plans developing at CEACA

31 Oct 2018 • Alexandra Eildon Marysville Standard, Alexandra VIC (General News) MEL Gourlay, Neighbourhood House Coordinator at CEACA, outlined plans for the organisation in a discussion with candidate for Eildon Sally Brennan and Minister for Regional Development [Member for Northern Victoria] Jaclyn Symes. CEACA..

CARE ROOMS GET TLC

31 Oct 2018 • McIvor Times, Heathcote VIC (General News) by Michael Mattingly Heathcote Health to refurbish facilities for palliative patients HEATHCOTE Health will be able to refurbish rooms for palliative patients after it received funding from the state government. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn..

Harley Hammond Reservein line for upgrade

30 Oct 2018 • The Free Press, Kilmore, VIC (General News) A $1.3 million upgrade to netball facilities at Harley Hammond reserve is being brought forward thanks to 1500,000 from the Victorian Governments Female Facilities – Change our Game fund which was announced last week…

Harley Hammond Reservein line for upgrade

30 Oct 2018 • Whittlesea Review, Whittlesea (General News) A $1.3 million upgrade to netball facilities at Harley Hammond reserve is being brought forward thanks to 1500,000 from the Victorian Governments Female Facilities – Change our Ciame fund which was announced last week. Council had..

Pollies hit the road

We asked local politicians and candidates for their opinion on the state of the roads in their electorates. These are their answers on Wallan’s Watson Street interchange Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes “The Walson Street Interchange has been a priority of mine since I’ve..