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Benefits are there

21 Feb 2018 • Shepparton News, Shepparton VIC (General News) Benefits are there Wendy Lovell State Member for Northern Victoria I write regarding the article ‘Political opportunity’ (Shepparton News, February 16) and the ill-informed statements by State Member for Shepparton Suzanna Sheed and State Member..

Kinder funding announced

21 Feb 2018 • Benalla Ensign, Benalla VIC (General News) The state government is helping Northern Victoria’s kindergartens upgrade their buildings and playgrounds and buy equipment to provide a more inclusive environment for children with disabilities and additional needs. State Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn..

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21 Feb 2018 • Benalla Ensign, Benalla VIC (Letters) LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Contracts should be honoured The Benalla Ensign, February 14, in regard to the proposed concrete manufacturing facility, noted, “the factory, which will be operated by the John Holland group, will supply the..

Funds to expand

21 Feb 2018 • Seymour Telegraph, Seymour VIC (General News) by Gus McCubbing Avenel Preschool will undergo a $526 000 upgrade and expansion to provide greater access for local families, Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced last week. The Victorian Government’s funding of $350..

Refurbishments revealed at Avenel meeting place

21 Feb 2018 • Euroa Gazette, Euroa VIC (General News) by Will Murray AVENEL’S upgraded historic hall officially opened last week, revealing the results of a $400,000 investment in the community asset. The State Government contributed $300,000 to the project, with the Strathbogie Shire Council..

$350k for growth, enrolments

21 Feb 2018 • Euroa Gazette, Euroa VIC (General News) by Will Murray LAST week Jaclyn Symes (MLC, Northern Victoria) visited Avenel Preschool to announce a $526,000 upgrade and expansion to the kindergarten, thanks to a partnership between the Victorian Government and the Shire of..

Celebrating our volunteers with awards

21 Feb 2018 • Mansfield Courier, Mansfield VIC (General News) FOUR Northern Victorian residents have been recognised for their outstanding volunteering efforts during the Victorian Premier’s Volunteer Champions Awards. At an awards ceremony at Government House, Girgarre’s Wendy Burke, Beechworth’s Iris Mannik, Alexandra’s John Sharwood..

Tallarook wins arts funding

20 Feb 2018 • North Central Review (Kilmore), Melbourne (General News) THE Tallarook Arts Society will play hosl to exciting new performances thanks to the Small Regional Presenters program. The Arts Society will receive I I 1,500 for the presentation of Us 2018 program at..

Walk for suicide on Sunday

20 Feb 2018 • The Free Press, Kilmore, VIC (General News) Sunday THE community Is Invited lo join ihe Mllchell Shire Suicide Prevenllon Network (MSSPN) and Us supporters at the Kllmore Racecourse on Sunday, February 25 Irom 9.30am to join In a walk to raise..

Kinder surprise

20 Feb 2018 • The Free Press, Kilmore, VIC (General News) LOCAL kindergartens can upgrade their buildings and playgrounds and buy equipment to provide a more inclusive environment for children with disabilities and additional needs thanks to a 1*6.-1 million Inclusive Kindergartens Facilities Program. Local..

Walk for suicide on Sunday

20 Feb 2018 • North Central Review (Kilmore), Melbourne (General News) THE community is invited 10 join ihe Milchell Shire Suicide Prevenlion Network (MSSPN) and Its supporiers ai the Kilmore Racecourse on Sunday, February 25 Irom 9.30am to join in a walk to raise the..

Kinder surprise

20 Feb 2018 • North Central Review (Kilmore), Melbourne (General News) LOCAL kindergartens can upgrade their buildings and playgrounds and buy equipment to provide a more inclusive environment for children with disabilities and additional needs thanks to a 1*6.-1 million Inclusive Kindergartens Facilities Program. Local..

Chance to upgrade kindergar tens

19 Feb 2018 • Wangaratta Chronicle, Wangaratta VIC (General News) THE Andrews Labor Government is helping Northern Victoria’s kindergartens upgrade their buildings and playgrounds and buy equipment to provide a more inclusive environment for children with disabilities and additional needs. I announce $6.4 million for..

CFA member raises wire warning

15 Feb 2018 • Ovens and Murray Advertiser, Wangaratta VIC (General News) by Steve Kelly A CFA member who advises on the health and safety of the region’s firefighters has warned that continuous wire rope barriers could put personnel in grave danger. Justin Tilson has..

Tunnel debate erupts

14 Feb 2018 • Benalla Ensign, Benalla VIC (General News) by Simon Ruppert Victoria’s Labor government has accused State Member for Euroa Steph Ryan of putting Benalla jobs at risk by voicing her party’s position in opposing the Westgate Tunnel project. Last week Victorian Roads..

No tunnel = no jobs

14 Feb 2018 • Benalla Ensign, Benalla VIC (General News) OPINION It wasn’t just our roses and street art that brought the Roads Minister to town last week, but the biggest announcement for my home town of Benalla in decades. Locals rejoiced with the news..

Helping country Victorians build their home

14 Feb 2018 • Mansfield Courier, Mansfield VIC (General News) THE State Government is making it easier for Victorians to build and own their first home in country Victoria. Jaclyn Symes (MLC, Northern Victoria) said as of July 1, 2017, the First Home Owner Grant..

Helping rural kids be maths masters

14 Feb 2018 • Seymour Telegraph, Seymour VIC (General News) Two preschools in Nagambie will soon have the chance to improve their maths skills through a new early years program to be rolled out by the Victorian Government. Early childhood educators at Nagambie Kindergarten and..