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Faster Broadband Speeding Into Horsham

Businesses and regional communities around Horsham now have access to faster and more reliable broadband services with the launch of the Andrews Labor Government’s enhanced broadband network across the region. Minister for Regional Development Jaclyn Symes today launched the Horsham Enhanced Broadband network at Horsham-based..

Making Farms Smart In Horsham

Victoria’s grains industry and the Wimmera’s wider agriculture sector are set to be at the forefront of farm technology with the opening of the Horsham SmartFarm, supported by the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes today officially launched the SmartFarm at the Horsham..

Sleeper Replacement Works Move To Shepparton Line

The Andrews Labor Government’s sleeper line replacement has moved to the next phase, with crews working through the night to replace tens-of-thousands of sleepers between Seymour and Shepparton. Minister for Public Transport Melissa Horne and Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes today visited Seymour where..

Improving Safety At St Mary’s College Seymour

The Andrews Labor Government is improving safety for the 400 students and teachers at St Mary’s College in Seymour by helping fund a new boundary fence alongside the adjacent North East Railway corridor. Minister for Public Transport Melissa Horne and Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn..

KEEPING THE LEGACY OF OUR VETERANS ALIVE IN RUSHWORTH

The Andrews Labor Government is keeping the legacy of local veterans alive with funding to support the Rushworth RSL Sub Branch. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced the Rushworth RSL Sub Branch will receive $30,000 to restore the Rushworth War Memorial. Works will include..

KEEPING THE LEGACY OF OUR VETERANS ALIVE IN YEA

The Andrews Labor Government is keeping the legacy of local veterans alive with funding to support Yea-Kinglake RSL Sub Branch Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced the Yea-Kinglake RSL Sub Branch will receive $40,000 to create a safer RSL Hall entry for Yea-Kinglake Veterans. ..

KEEPING THE LEGACY OF OUR VETERANS ALIVE

The Andrews Labor Government is keeping the legacy of local veterans alive with funding to support Mansfield RSL Sub-Branch and the Jamieson Community Group. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced Mansfield RSL Sub-Branch will receive $8000 and Jamieson Community Group and Associated Bodies Inc..

Supporting Young People Into Jobs In Loddon Campaspe

Young Victorians, their teachers and future employers have come together with the Andrews Labor Government in the Loddon Campaspe region today to build better pathways between school and work. Minister for Regional Development Jaclyn Symes, Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney, Minister for Transport..

Securing The Future For Forestry Industry Workers

The Andrews Labor Government has today acted to ensure a long-term and sustainable future for Victoria’s forestry industry – and for the Victorian workers who rely on it. As Australian Paper moves away from using native timber in its paper production and with a reduction..

Bringing Big Entertainment To A Small Town Near You

Audiences across regional Victoria will get an exciting mix of entertainment in 2020 thanks to the latest round of funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Creative Industries Martin Foley today announced grants from the Small Regional Presenters program totalling almost $150,000 for 21..

FIXING JAMIESON-LICOLA ROAD FOR JAMIESON LOCALS

The dust will soon settle for Jamieson-Licola Road residents when a safety upgrade to seal a 5.65 kilometre stretch of the gravel road gets underway in mid-November thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria said the Labor Government is investing $871,000 through..

VITAL MAINTENANCE FOR WAHGUNYAH-WANGARATTA ROAD

The first of 14 north east Victorian road rebuilds are underway with a 1.15 kilometre stretch of Wahgunyah-Wangaratta Road being re-built near Robbins Road, Boralma boosting safety and reliability for drivers. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes said the package of works is part of..

CELEBRATE MELBOURNE CUP DAY AT THE MANSFIELD RACES

Racegoers in Mansfield are set to celebrate and get in the Melbourne Cup spirit thanks to a funding package worth more than $50,000. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced the Andrews Labor Government is kicking in more than $20,000 from its Victorian Racing Industry..

National Plan To Combat Climate Change In Agriculture

Agriculture ministers from around Australia came together in Melbourne today to endorse a national program, led by Victoria, that will see governments work together to help farmers meet the challenges of climate change. Much of Australia is facing severe drought and dry conditions are set..

More Jobs And Infrastructure For Country Victoria

The Andrews Labor Government is delivering for rural and regional Victoria – with funding ready to help regional businesses and communities expand, grow jobs and attract investment. Minister for Regional Development Jaclyn Symes today released updated guidelines for the Labor Government’s Regional Jobs and Infrastructure..

Trout Conference Comes To Mansfield

Freshwater fishers will be able to learn more about Victoria’s wild trout fisheries at the free one-day Talk Wild Trout conference in Mansfield in November thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Fishing and Boating Jaala Pulford said the popular annual conference is returning..

Visitor Numbers Soar As Cyclists Race To High Country

Victoria’s High Country has experienced a 40 per cent rise in cyclists touring the region in just 12 months, cementing the North East as one of the world’s top trail cycling destinations. Minister for Regional Development Jaclyn Symes today visited the High Country and celebrated..

Tapping Into Victorian Craft Produce

The Andrews Labor Government is backing Victoria’s small-scale and craft producers to grow – creating new jobs and attracting more visitors from interstate and overseas to enjoy our locally-made food, beer and spirits. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes today visited King River Brewing in Whitfield..