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FUNDING TO HELP COMMEMORATE THE SERVICE OF VETERANS

The Andrews Labor Government has provided a funding boost to help commemorate the sacrifice of local veterans, and educate the wider community about their service. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, today announced ANZAC Centenary Grant program funding for the Burke Memorial..

DEDERANG CELEBRATES COUNTRY RACING AT ITS BEST

Racegoers are set to flock to the 2018 Dederang Cup on Saturday, January 6, for the annual picnic race day in the stunning surrounds of the Kiewa River Valley. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, today announced the Andrews Labor Government is..

NEW SECURITY OFFICERS FOR LOCAL COURTS

Northern Victoria residents now have access to safer and more secure court facilities as part of a state-wide rollout of Court Security Officers (CSOs) at Victorian courts under the Andrews Labor Government. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, today announced Wodonga (5..

GOULBURN VALLEY HIGHWAY SPEED LIMIT RESTORED

The speed limit on the Goulburn Valley Highway between Yea and Molesworth will be restored to 100km/h today, Thursday, December 21, 2017 following the completion of final road resealing works. This stretch of road was identified as one of the highest risk rural roads in..

DEDERANG CELEBRATES COUNTRY RACING AT ITS BEST

Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, today announced the Andrews Labor Government is providing more than $12,500 through the Victorian Racing Industry Fund to support the event, and a further $2,700 for an enhanced horse ambulance service at the track.

NEW SECURITY OFFICERS FOR LOCAL COURTS

Northern Victoria residents now have access to safer and more secure court facilities as part of a state-wide rollout of Court Security Officers (CSOs) at Victorian courts under the Andrews Labor Government.

SYMES DELIVERS CHILDREN’S HUB FOR HEATHCOTE

Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, has secured more than half a million dollars in funding to build Heathcote’s first long day care/early learning centre in a massive win for local families.   Ms Symes said Labor funding would help deliver the..

SAFETY UPGRADE FOR WODONGA’S PARKS AND RESERVES

Locals will feel safer around Wodonga’s parks and reserves thanks to the Andrews Labor Government funding for lighting upgrades.   Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, jaclyn Symes, today announced $132,352 in Labor Government Public Safety Infrastructure Fund funding for the installation of 54..

DRIVERS BENEFIT FROM NEW SEYMOUR-TOOBORAC ROAD UPGRADES

Works have started on the construction of a new roundabout at the Seymour-Tooborac Road/Hume Freeway interchange which will help to make it safer and prevent crashes, Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, announced today. The Labor Government’s $3.24 million package of safety..

NEW GRANTS PROGRAM FOR VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS

Volunteer firefighting brigades in Northern Victoria can now apply for grants of up to $250,000 thanks to a new $10 million program funded by the Andrews Labor Government. The program will be administered by the CFA to support vital volunteer brigade equipment and facility upgrades,..

WANGARATTA RACES INTO CHRISTMAS

Thousands are expected to flock to the Wangaratta Turf Club’s Christmas Party race day this Saturday, thanks to a joint funding package of almost $100,000 supported by the Andrews Labor Government. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, today announced the Labor Government..

LABOR’S $20,000 BOOST TO PUT NAGAMBIE ON WORLD STAGE

Nagambie is set to host some of the best athletes from around the world thanks to Labor Government funding for the World Parachutists Over Phorty (POPs) Championships, to be held April 2018. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, who secured $20,000 in..

CHILTERN ON THE PATH FOR BETTER TOWN CONNECTIONS

Work has begun on an Andrews Labor Government supported project to connect Chiltern’s town precincts with pedestrian and cycling paths so that people can move easily between the town’s recreation and economic areas. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, joined representatives from..

Australia’s Oldest Cycling Stage Race Helps Victoria Shine

7th Dec 2017 The Andrews Labor Government is helping Victoria’s regional centres and rural towns shine on the big stage during the 2018 Jayco Herald Sun Tour. Minister for Tourism and Major Events John Eren today revealed the Tour schedule for next year’s instalment, and..

Wodonga Men’s Shed Grows Tenfold

More men are building friendships and improving their mental health with the opening of a bigger men’s shed in Wodonga today. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, said the new Wodonga Men’s Shed is 10 times bigger than its former facility, with..

Extra Funding For Local Landcare Groups

The Andrews Labor Government is helping to preserve Northern Victoria’s precious natural environment, with more than $175,000 in grants allocated to local Landcare groups in the North-East Region. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, today announced the funding from the Victorian Landcare..