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LOCAL WOMEN OFFERED A BOOST TO CHANGE THE GAME

Applications are now open for the second round of the Victorian Government’s game changing women in sport leadership scholarships. The Change Our Game Scholarship Program creates opportunities for women to pursue their leadership and development in the sporting and active recreation industry. Member for Eastern..

PEDESTRIAN SAFETY UPGRADES FOR RINGWOOD INTERSECTION

The Andrews Labor Government has fast-tracked improvements to pedestrian safety at the Ringwood intersection where a young woman tragically lost her life while crossing the road in May. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Luke Donnellan and Member for Eastern Metropolitan Shaun Leane today announced..

GIVING DONBURN PRIMARY SCHOOL STUDENTS THE SCHOOL FACILITIES THEY DESERVE

Students at Donburn Primary School will soon have the modern classrooms and school facilities they need to get the great education they deserve, thanks to a major upgrade by the Andrews Labor Government. Shaun Leane MP today announced that Building Impressions has been awarded the..

DELIVERING INCLUSIONARY HOUSING FOR ALL VICTORIANS

The Andrews Labor Government is moving ahead with a major social housing project, with planning changes to protect vegetation, ensure good traffic flow and maintain the character of local neighbourhoods. The Inclusionary Housing Pilot is set to deliver up to 100 new social housing dwellings..

HERITAGE GRANTS TO HELP PRESERVE LOCAL ICON IN MITCHAM

HERITAGE GRANTS TO HELP PRESERVE LOCAL ICONS The Andrews Labor Government is restoring one of Mitcham’s much loved heritage assets, All Saints Mitcham. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today announced an $80,000 grant from the Labor Government’s Living Heritage Program, which gives communities..

HERITAGE GRANTS TO HELP PRESERVE LOCAL ICON IN BOX HILL

The Andrews Labor Government is restoring one of Box Hills much loved heritage assets, Box Hill Cemetery Columbarium. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today announced a $200.000 grant from the Labor Government’s Living Heritage Program, which gives communities like Box Hill the resources..

NEW GRANTS HELPING THE EAST BATTLE ICE ADDICTION

Metropolitan and regional community groups are playing their part to tackle ice abuse in Victoria, thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government through the Community Ice Action Grants. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today launched the next round of grants, part of..

MORE BOUNCE AS NEW DONVALE INDOOR STADIUM OPENS

Clubs in Melbourne’s east now have a great new place to shoot hoops, slam dunk and kick goals at the new Mullum Mullum Indoor Stadium at Donvale. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane joined local netball, indoor soccer, badminton and basketball teams to officially..

VICTORIAN BUSINESSES AWARDED ENERGY ASSESSMENT GRANTS

Value Heat Treatment in Bayswater has recently been awarded a $9,000 grant to help reduce its energy usage under the $6.1 million Victorian Government’s Boosting Business Productivity Program. The program, delivered by Sustainability Victoria, supports businesses with three different efficiency grants, a sustainable finance service,..

KEEPING DRIVERS MOVING IN MELBOURNE’S EAST

The Andrews Labor Government is making travel easier for drivers in Melbourne’s east by boosting traffic flow through some of the busiest local arterial roads. Following an extensive review and monitoring process, Shaun Leane MP, said traffic light signals have been tweaked on the Monash..

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..