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GRANTS TO BOOST ANIMAL WELFARE ACROSS VICTORIA

Shaun Leane MP today announced that non-profit animal welfare organisations across Eastern Metropolitan Region could now apply for grants of up to $50,000 to turn their great ideas into reality. The Animal Welfare Fund Grants Program is seeking grant applications that benefit creatures great and..

PICK YOUR PROJECT GRASSROOTS COMMUNITY FUND NOW OPEN

Victorians everywhere now have the chance to pitch their ideas for community projects and to vote for them, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s $30 million Pick My Project fund. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today called on Eastern Metropolitan Region community members..

BETTER, QUICKER BREAST CANCER CARE IN MELBOURNE’S EAST

Thousands more women in Melbourne’s east now have easier access to life saving breast cancer screening and care on their doorstep with the new Eastern Health Breast and Cancer Centre opening its doors, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Health Jill Hennessy joined..

BETTER CYCLING AND WALKING CONNECTIONS FOR KNOX

The Andrews Labor Government will build a new off-road cycling path to connect the Eastlink and Dandenong Creek Trails in Knox Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane today announced a $4 million project to build a new 800-metre long shared path as part of..

PEDESTRIAN SAFETY BLITZ FOR CROYDON

A range of safety improvements are about to get underway in the bustling Croydon activity centre to boost safety for  pedestrians. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane today announced $624,000 to install a raised crossing at the roundabout at Coolstore Road and create a..

NEW SCHOOL BUILDINGS FOR WHITEHORSE

The Andrews Labor Government will invest $53.1 million in brand new buildings for 21 schools across Victoria. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today announced that two Whitehorse schools would receive funding as part of the of the Labor Government’s Asbestos Removal Program. Mont..

NEW SCHOOL BUILDING FOR TEMPLESTOWE COLLEGE

The Andrews Labor Government will invest $53.1 million in brand new buildings for 21 schools across Victoria. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today announced Templestowe College will receive $3.245m as part of the of the Labor Government’s Asbestos Removal Program. The College will..

NEW SCHOOL BUILDING FOR REGENCEY PARK PRIMARY SCHOOL

The Andrews Labor Government will invest $53.1 million in brand new buildings for 21 schools across Victoria. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today announced Regency Park Primary School  would receive $1.093m as part of the of the Labor Government’s Asbestos Removal Program. Regency..

NEW SCHOOL BUILDINGS FOR MAROONDAH

The Andrews Labor Government will invest $53.1 million in brand new buildings for 21 schools across Victoria. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today announced three Maroondah schools would receive funding as part of the of the Labor Government’s Asbestos Removal Program. Great Ryrie..

SAFETY BOOST FOR CYCLISTS IN MELBOURNE’S EAST

The Andrews Labor Government is improving safety for cyclists in Melbourne’s east, thanks to a new strategic cycling corridor stretching from Box Hill to Ashburton. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane today announced $593,000 for safety improvements along this popular cycling route as part..

SAFER CYCLING BOOST BETWEEN SCORESBY AND CBD

The Andrews Labor Government is boosting safety for cyclists riding between Scoresby and the CBD, building the missing links in the south east’s cycling network. Member for the Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane today announced $1 million to create a continuous, connected, off-road bike path..

GETTING BEHIND NEIGHBOURHOOD HOUSES IN EASTERN METROPOLITAN REGION

The Andrews Labor Government is delivering record new funding to neighbourhood houses across Victoria to support their staff, their volunteers and the local communities they serve. As part of the Victorian Budget 2018/2019, the Labor Government will invest $21.8 million across the neighbourhood house network..

JUBILEE PARK PAVILION TO SHARE IN RECORD SPORT INVESTMENT

Jubilee Park in Ringwood will share in the biggest investment in women’s and community sport in Victoria’s history thanks to the Andrews Labor Government, with a substantial extension and upgrade to the Pavilion overlooking the Russell Lucas Oval. The Andrews Labor Government will contribute $..

BOOST FOR LOCAL SPORTS CLUBS IN MANNINGHAM

Grassroots sports clubs in Manningham are getting the equipment, skills and expertise they need to grow and be more competitive. Shaun Leane MP today announced 9 clubs in Manningham would benefit from the latest round of the Andrews Labor Government’s Sporting Club Grants Program. The..

BOOST FOR LOCAL SPORTS CLUBS IN WHITEHORSE

Grassroots sports clubs in Whitehorse are getting the equipment, skills and expertise they need to grow and be more competitive. Shaun Leane MP today announced 11 clubs in Whitehorse would benefit from the latest round of the Andrews Labor Government’s Sporting Club Grants Program. The..

BOOST FOR LOCAL SPORTS CLUBS IN MONASH

Grassroots sports clubs in Monash are getting the equipment, skills and expertise they need to grow and be more competitive. Shaun Leane MP today announced 2 clubs in Monash would benefit from the latest round of the Andrews Labor Government’s Sporting Club Grants Program. The..

BOOST FOR LOCAL SPORTS CLUBS IN MAROONDAH

Grassroots sports clubs in Maroondah are getting the equipment, skills and expertise they need to grow and be more competitive. Shaun Leane MP today announced 16 clubs in Maroondah would benefit from the latest round of the Andrews Labor Government’s Sporting Club Grants Program. The..