Minister for Training and Skills Steve Herbert has today welcomed the start of Adult Learners’ Week, a week that shines the spotlight on the work of Learn Local organisations right across Victoria.
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The Andrews Labor Government is committed to improving regional roads with an ‘alliance model’ starting from today for South Western, Eastern and North Eastern Victoria.
The Andrews Labor Government has introduced new measures that will provide fairness, certainty and security for families and their energy bills, announcing changes to key legislation today.
The ABS has reported a boost in building approvals for July, which is further evidence that Victoria is growing under the Andrews Labor Government’s dedication to jobs, infrastructure and investment.
The right to bail will be revoked, police will get tough new search powers and a joint specialist response unit will be established under the first of major reforms aimed at keeping Victorians safe from our worst sex offenders.
A new Victorian scheme to expunge historical convictions for homosexual activity will come into effect today.
The Andrews Labor Government today announced a $457,000 funding boost for Girl Guides Victoria to increase engagement with young Victorian women, particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds.
New powers of attorney laws which come into effect today will provide more protection and support to Victorians who appoint someone they trust to look after their personal and financial affairs.
The Andrews Labor Government today released its vision to create a healthier Victoria.
The Government is once again thinking of 99 workers who finished at Williamstown today.
The Victorian economy continues to show signs of strength and dynamism, with the latest National Accounts released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) showing that state final demand for Victoria rose 0.9 per cent for the June quarter, and was up 3 per cent from the previous year.
The Minister for Agriculture, Jaala Pulford, is calling for nominations for the 2016 Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation (RIRDC) Victorian Rural Women’s Award.
The Andrews Labor Government supports the decision by Victoria Legal Aid (VLA) to refuse funding for Adrian Bayley’s appeal against two of his rape convictions.
Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Natalie Hutchins has today called on Victorian Traditional Owner groups to submit an Expression of Interest for the Right People for Country program.
The Andrews Labor Government is getting on with delivering the largest ever new school building project in Victoria, with Premier Daniel Andrews today announcing opening dates for 15 brand new schools in our state’s fastest growing areas.
The Andrews Labor Government is taking action to protect our $2.4 billion horticulture industry, with a new five-year fruit fly management action plan now open for public consultation.
The Andrews Labor Government has today welcomed the Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry’s first report on the Anglesea Mine.
The Andrews Labor Government and the State’s fire agencies are providing more than $20 million to fund a fleet of specialist firefighting aircraft to help keep communities safe this summer.
New laws introduced by the Andrews Labor Government making it mandatory for all drivers involved in serious crashes to submit to blood testing for drugs have been passed by Parliament today.
The Andrews Labor Government is proud to support Daniher’s Drive and the Cure for Motor Neuron Disease (MND) Foundation, in the hope of one day finding a cure.