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MAKING MEN TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FOR FAMILY VIOLENCE

The Andrews Labor Government is making Eastern Metropolitan Region safer by expanding programs that make men who have committed family violence take accountability for their actions and stop abusing women and children. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region announced over $1 million for family violence programs..

IT’S TIME FOR MELBOURNE’S EAST TO HAVE IT’S SAY

Locals in Melbourne’s Eastern Metropolitan Region have an opportunity to join a conversation with the Andrews Labor Government, as community consultation kicks off in the lead-up to the first Eastern Metropolitan Partnership annual assembly. The inaugural assembly for the Eastern Metropolitan Partnership will take place..

FUNDING BOOST DELIVERS NEW LIGHTING AT NORTH RINGWOOD FOOTY CLUB

The Victorian Government is getting on with building the sports infrastructure our communities deserve. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane MP, today announced the North Ringwood Saints are a big winner from the 2017/18 Victorian Budget. As part of the Budget, the Victorian Government..

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 LEARN LOCAL AWARDS

Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane MP has today congratulated Mountain District Learning Centre who have been named a finalist in the Learn Local Legends category at this year’s Victorian Learn Local Awards. The awards recognise the contribution of the more than 300 Learn..

WANTIRNA PEDESTRIAN CROSSING SET FOR SAFETY UPGRADE

Thursday, 03 August, 2017 WANTIRNA PEDESTRIAN CROSSING SET FOR SAFETY UPGRADE The Andrews Labor Government’s vital safety upgrade of the pedestrian crossing at Mountain Highway and Boronia Road intersection has begun. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Luke Donnellan and Member for Eastern Metropolitan Victoria..

CONNECTING THE CARRUM-WARBURTON TRAIL

The Andrews Labor Government is getting on with connecting the Carrum-Warburton Trail, with an information session on the new Bayswater – Lilydale section to be held this week. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane is encouraging locals to attend a VicRoads information session on..

RECORD FUNDING BOOST FOR BETTER PATIENT CARE AT EASTERN HEALTH

The Andrews Labor Government will spend a record $18.12 billion over the next year so more Victorian patients can get the highest quality care and treatment they need – and sooner. Minister for Health Jill Hennessy today announced the 2017/18 bottom-line budget allocations for Victorian..

ROAD SAFETY BOOST FOR EASTERN RANGES SCHOOL

New electronic 40 km/h school signs on Dorset Road in Ferntree Gully will be switched on in time for term three, increasing the safety of children and their families around a local school. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane will visit the Eastern Ranges..

CELEBRATING THE TALENTS OF EASTERN METRO CHILDREN

CELEBRATING THE TALENTS OF EASTERN METRO CHILDREN Local community groups and councils in Eastern metropolitan Region will be supported to host free and fun activities for Victorian families as part of Children’s Week. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today invited eligible organisations to..

RECORD LIBRARY FUNDING FOR EASTERN METROPOLITAN REGION

RECORD LIBRARY FUNDING FOR EASTERN METROPOLITAN REGION The Andrews Labor Government is spending more money than ever before on Victoria’s public libraries. The Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today announced library funding for Eastern Regional Libraries and Whitehorse Manningham Regional Library Corp to..

SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS HEAD FOR WANTIRNA SOUTH

Friday, 23 June 2017   Small businesses in the Wantirna South area will be able to access relevant, reliable and affordable information on growing their business at  workshops to be held on Wednesday, 19 July 2017 and Wednesday, 26 July 2017.   Last year more..

SMALL BUSINESS BUS BRINGS ADVICE ON WHEELS TO MOUNT WAVERLEY

Small business operators in the Mount Waverley area will be able to access support and government business services when the Small Business Bus visits on Tuesday, 18 July 2017. The Andrews Labor Government doubled its mobile support for small business in 2015, with a second..

SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS HEAD FOR DONCASTER

Friday, 23 June 2017   Small businesses in the Doncaster area will be able to access relevant, reliable and affordable information on growing their business at a workshop to be held on Wednesday, 26 July 2017.   Last year more than 4,600 people participated in..

SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS HEAD FOR RINGWOOD

SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS HEAD FOR RINGWOOD   Friday, 23 June 2017   Small businesses in the Ringwood area will be able to access relevant, reliable and affordable information on growing their business at a workshop to be held on Wednesday, 19 July 2017.   Last..

MAROONDAHS BRAVE TRIPLE ZERO STAR CELEBRATED

Fifty-one brave young Victorians have been honoured today for their heroic and life-saving actions in the face of an emergency at the 13th annual Junior Triple Zero Hero Awards. The Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane has congratulated Miette Thomson on her bravery and..

MANNINGHAMS BRAVE TRIPLE ZERO STAR CELEBRATED

Fifty-one brave young Victorians have been honoured today for their heroic and life-saving actions in the face of an emergency at the 13th annual Junior Triple Zero Hero Awards. The Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane has congratulated Jacob Lodge on his bravery and..