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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..

NEW PARAMEDICS FAST TRACKED TO SAVE MORE LIVES IN MANNINGHAM

NEW PARAMEDICS FAST TRACKED TO SAVE MORE LIVES IN MANNINGHAM The Andrews Labor Government has fast tracked two new paramedic teams in Manningham and new vehicles as part of its record $500 million plan to cut ambulance response times and employ 450 new paramedics across..

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..

LAW AND ORDER REFORMS TO KEEP MAROONDAH SAFER

Friday, May 26, 2017 LAW AND ORDER REFORMS TO KEEP maroondah SAFER More sworn police at Ringwood will be freed up from custody duties so they can spend more time on the frontline targeting aggravated burglaries, family violence and recidivist offending. Member for Eastern Metropolitan..

YARRA VALLEY PRE-SCHOOL RECEIVES TAC GRANT TO TEACH BIKE SAFETY

Friday, 26 May 2017 Young children and families in the Yarra Valley will soon learn how to be safe on bikes. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Shaun Leane announced that local Early Childhood Management Services and Yarra Valley Preschool will receive $2,300 for a project to..

NEW INDUCTEE FOR MANUFACTURING HALL OF FAME

GlaxoSmithKline’s Philip Leslie has been inducted into the Honour Roll at the 2017 Manufacturing Hall of Fame. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane today congratulated Mr Leslie on his work to drive innovation in advanced manufacturing. Philip Leslie has been with GSK for 26..

BORONIA BUSINESS SCOOPS TOP MANUFACTURING AWARD

Boronia-based IDT Australia Limited has won the Growth Sector – Medical Technologies and Pharmaceuticals category award at the 2017 Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane today congratulated the team at IDT Australia for their outstanding achievement. IDT Australia Limited..

Building the Education State Brick by Brick in Maroondah (Budget 2017-18)

Families in Maroondah are a step closer to an upgraded Croydon Community School, with the Andrews Labor Government announcing $500,000 in funding for planning works. We are making sure every child gets the very best start in life, planning, building and upgrading a record number..

Building the Education State Brick by Brick in Monash (Budget 2017-18)

Students at Highvale Primary School will benefit from new upgrades, giving them the first-rate facilities they need to get a great education. Highvale Primary School will receive funding to upgrade and modernise facilities, including the refurbishment of classrooms and facilities that are in poor condition…

Building the Education State Brick by Brick in Manningham (Budget 2017-18)

Students at Donburn Primary School will benefit from new upgrades, giving them the first-rate facilities they need to get a great education. Donburn Primary School will receive funding to upgrade and modernise facilities, including the refurbishment of classrooms and facilities that are in poor condition…

Building the Education State Brick by Brick in Knox (Budget 2017-18)

Students at Boronia Heights Primary School will benefit from new upgrades, giving them the first-rate facilities they need to get a great education. Boronia Heights Primary School will receive funding to complete the Stage 2 works of the modernisation project. Classrooms and associated learning spaces..

WANTIRNA PEDESTRIAN CROSSING GETS SAFETY UPGRADE

Friday, 28 April 2017 WANTIRNA PEDESTRIAN CROSSING GETS SAFETY UPGRADE Works are about to begin at the intersection of Mountain Highway and Boronia Road in Wantirna boosting safety for drivers and pedestrians. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane announced the safety improvements, start mid-year..