Media Releases

Search Media Releases

PROGRAM TO RECONNECT WODONGA WITH JOBS

Monday, 14th December 2020 Wodonga people will get the help they need to re-join the workforce as part of a $47 million expansion of the Reconnect program. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced Wodonga Institute of TAFE will be one of 34 providers across..

PROGRAM TO RECONNECT NORTH EAST WITH JOBS

Monday, 14 December 2020 Northern Victorian people will get the help they need to re-join the workforce as part of a $47 million expansion of the Reconnect program. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced The Centre for Continuing Education Inc will be one of..

GRANTS OPEN TO HELP NORTHERN VICTORIAN SCHOOLS BUILD INCLUSION

14th December 2020 Northern Victorian schools will be able to build inclusive indoor and outdoor learning spaces as well as accessible playgrounds to support students with disabilities and additional needs, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes said Round 6..

Demand High As Regional Travel Vouchers Snapped Up

14th December 2020 Enthusiastic Victorians secured 30,000 vouchers for travel in regional Victoria in little more than half an hour today, in a win for summer holiday-makers, as well as businesses and workers around the state. The $200 vouchers were taken up in just 31..

Students‘ Creative Approach Spreads Farm Safety Message

14th December 2020 Victorian students have drawn on their creativity to send a clear message about the importance of safety on farms, contributing to a new safety campaign that will be rolled out state-wide. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes visited Holy Trinity Catholic Primary School..

More Vouchers To Support Travel In Regional Victoria

12th December 2020 New $200 travel vouchers will be made available to Victorians as a show of good faith after heavy demand for the initiative yesterday caused long delays for people planning summer trips to regional Victoria. Victorians will be able to seek to register..

More Vouchers To Support Travel In Regional Victoria

12th December 2020 New $200 travel vouchers will be made available to Victorians as a show of good faith after heavy demand for the initiative  caused long delays for people planning summer trips to regional Victoria. Victorians will be able to seek to register for..

NEW EQUIPMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURE FOR HEALTH SERVICES

Thursday, 10 December 2020 More patients will get the world-class care they deserve with the Andrews Labor Government giving hospitals across the state the latest life-saving medical equipment and upgrading vital infrastructure. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced Alpine Health, Gateway Health and Northeast..

NEW EQUIPMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURE FOR ALBURY WODONGA HEALTH

Thursday, 10 December 2020 More patients will get the world-class care they deserve with the Andrews Labor Government giving hospitals across the state the latest life-saving medical equipment and upgrading vital infrastructure. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced Albury Wodonga Health was one of..

NEW EQUIPMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURE FOR HEALTH SERVICES

Thursday, 10th December 2020 More patients will get the world-class care they deserve with the Andrews Labor Government giving hospitals across the state the latest life-saving medical equipment and upgrading vital infrastructure. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced Corryong Health and Walwa Bush Nursing..

Female Farmers Federation Leadership Duo Welcomed

10th December 2020 The Andrews Labor Government welcomes the appointment of the Victorian Farmers Federation’s (VFF) first dual-female president and vice president in its history, Ms Emma Germano and Ms Danyel Cucinotta. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes today congratulated Ms Germano and Ms Cucinotta on..

Seymour Aged Care Facility Upgrade One Step Closer

10th Dccember 2020 A major upgrade of Seymour Health’s residential aged care facility – Barrabill House – is one step closer, with the Andrews Labor Government releasing a tender to appoint a builder for the major redevelopment. The $3.17 million redevelopment will increase bed numbers..

Improving Livestock Biosecurity In Victoria

4th December 2020   Victoria’s livestock industries will be supported with grants from the Andrews Labor Government to further strengthen the state’s biosecurity and to prevent and manage pests and diseases. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes today announced 25 projects worth $9.5 million have been..

SUPPORTING SMALL-SCALE SCHOOL BUILDING PROJECTS

3rd December 2020 Victorian schools will receive a funding boost to deliver small but important upgrades thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s $70 million Minor Capital Works Fund. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced eight Schools across the Euroa electorate have been allocated at..

Next Byte At IoT Technology For Victorian Farmers

3rd December 2020 Victorian farmers will benefit from a new round of grants to help them invest in Internet of Things (IoT) technology that will make farming easier and more accurate. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes today announced the opening of round two of the..

Bushfire Affected Timber To Be Salvaged For The Future

2nd December 2020 Precious timber burned by last year’s bushfires will be saved from going to waste, thanks to help from the Andrews Labor Government. The 2019-20 bushfires saw significant damage to softwood plantations and native forests in eastern Victoria, with more than 1.2 million..

LOCAL BUSINESS CHAMBERS RECEIVE VITAL FUNDING

1st  December 2020 Mitchell Business Network Incorporated, Euroa Chamber of Business and Commerce Inc, Nagambie Lakes Tourism & Commerce Inc, Seymour Business & Tourism Inc members will benefit from funding awarded through the Andrews Labor Government’s Grants for Business Chambers and Trader Groups program. Member..

MANSFIELD AND MT BULLER BUSINESS CHAMBERS RECEIVE VITAL FUNDING

1st December 2020 Mansfield & District Business Association and Mt Buller Chamber of Commerce Incorporated members will benefit from funding awarded through the Andrews Labor Government’s Grants for Business Chambers and Trader Groups program. Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes said the funding will help..