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FIRST STEPS FOR VICTORIA’S FREE BABY BUNDLE

Free Baby Bundles for first-time parents being delivered by the Andrews Labor Government are a step closer – and Victorians are being urged to nominate their favourite children’s books. Shaun Leane MP Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region today called on locals to have their say..

VICTORIANS URGED TO BE CAREFUL DURING EXTREME HEAT

VICTORIANS URGED TO BE CAREFUL DURING EXTREME HEAT The Andrews Labor Government is pleading with Victorians to heed the warnings this summer and look after themselves and others – particularly the elderly and young children – when the weather heats up. The Labor Government is..

CELEBRATING EASTERN METROPOLITAN REGION HEALTH VOLUNTEERS

Victorians who make a difference by volunteering in health will be recognised in the prestigious 2019 Minister for Health Volunteer Awards – now in their eleventh year. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane MP today called for nominations to honour the hard-working and dedicated..

NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR 65TH VICTORIAN TRAINING AWARDS

Apprentices, students, teachers, employers and training providers can now nominate for the 65th Victorian Training Awards. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane MP encouraged Eastern Metro locals to submit nominations for the awards, which recognise and honour the outstanding achievements of individuals and organisations..

FIXING COUNTRY ROADS AS MAINTENANCE BLITZ RAMPS UP

Councils in Eastern Metropolitan Region can now apply for a share in more than $70 million for safer and more reliable roads thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Second round grants of up to $1.5 million are now available to eligible councils to carry out..

DON’T BE SIDELINED – GET ACTIVE THIS APRIL

DON’T BE SIDELINED – GET ACTIVE THIS APRIL The Andrews Labor Government has opened registrations for the 11th annual Premier’s Active April campaign. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane MP today encouraged Eastern Metropolitan residents of all ages, abilities and fitness levels to do..

NEW FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR SPORTS CLUBS IN EASTERN METROPOLITAN REGION

NEW FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR SPORTS CLUBS IN EASTERN METROPOLITAN REGION Sports clubs in Eastern Metropolitan Region are encouraged to apply for $500,000 in VicHealth grants now up for grabs. The latest round of VicHealth’s Active Club Grants, open today, provides grants of up to $3,000..

GRANTS HELP EASTERN METROPOLITAN REGION MUSIC VENUES BE GOOD NEIGHBOURS

Applications open tomorrow for Good Music Neighbours, an Andrews Labor Government program to help Victoria’s live music venues be better neighbours by managing the sound that goes to their local neighbourhoods. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane MP today encouraged all local venues to..

RECYCLING MORE E-WASTE AND KEEPING IT OUT OF LANDFILL

The Andrews Labor Government has awarded 76 councils with $16.5 million to help them manage Victoria’s e-waste and keep it out of landfill. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today announced Whitehorse City Council would receive $100,000 to fund the upgrade of their e-waste..

HEALESVILLE FWY RESERVE NOW PROTECTED PUBLIC OPEN SPACE

The Andrews Labor Government has delivered on its promise to keep the Healesville Freeway Reserve as a public open space to be enjoyed by everyone in the community. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Shaun Leane today celebrated the milestone, following the final transfer of parcels of..

ANDREWS LABOR GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES GRANT FOR CROYDON WAR MEMORIAL

Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today announced $15,600 for the Croydon War Memorial as part of the Restoring Community War Memorials and Avenues of Honour Grant Program. The grant will fund the restoration of the war memorial by removing damage and lichen, regilding,..

MORE HOMELESSNESS SUPPORT FOR MAROONDAH

Wellways is set to receive more than $800,000 in funding to help those experiencing homelessness in Maroondah. Announcing the funding today, Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane said the homelessness service provider would establish an assertive outreach team to offer personalised assistance and help..

BETTER LINKS FOR CYCLISTS IN MELBOURNE’S SOUTH EAST

The Andrews Labor Government is building better connections and improving safety for cyclists and pedestrians across Melbourne’s south east. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region Shaun Leane today announced the start of works on a $593,000 project to improve safety for cyclists between Box Hill and..

GOVERNMENT SUPPORTS WARRANDYTE BUSINESS TO CUT ENERGY COSTS

The latest round of Victorian Government grants to help commercial building owners reduce their energy costs is helping Warrandyte company, Stockland Property Management Pty Ltd. Stockland Property Management Pty Ltd will receive $30,000 through the State Government’s $1.76 million Better Commercial Buildings program, which helps..

GOVERNMENT SUPPORTS BOX HILL BUSINESS TO CUT ENERGY COSTS

The latest round of Victorian Government grants to help commercial building owners reduce their energy costs is helping Box Hill Company, Garda Capital Limited. Garda Capital Limited will receive $30,000 through the State Government’s $1.76 million Better Commercial Buildings program, which helps building owners and..

KICKING GOALS FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS IN MAROONDAH

Cheong Park will finally get the female-friendly sport facilities they deserve thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Eastern Metropolitan Region, Shaun Leane today joined club representatives at the popular venue in South Croydon to announce the Labor Government is..