Victorians with a disability in the Central Highlands will be the next to transition into the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
Media Release Archive
Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford, today officially launched construction of the $4.3 million Horsham North Hub.
The Andrews Labor Government is helping local employers connect with jobseekers affected by the recent mine closure in Stawell, with the launch of the Jobs4Stawell website.
The Andrews Labor Government is supporting the creation of 70 new jobs in Stawell, announcing funding for Nectar Farms that will see the development of a large-scale, high-tech hydroponic glasshouse facility.
Thousands of Victorian students will be safer this summer with the Andrews Labor Government making sure schools in the state’s highest fire danger areas are better prepared for bushfires.
The Andrews Labor Government is making roads in the south west safer with a $40 million investment to upgrade narrow roads and a $10 million maintenance funding boost.
The Andrews Labor Government is supporting an ambitious and unique hi-tech Melbourne transport project focused on reducing future congestion and improving road safety as the city’s population approaches 7 million.
The Andrews Labor Government is bringing more jobs and businesses to Ballarat, marking a major milestone in the progress of the Ballarat West Employment Zone (BWEZ).
The Andrews Labor Government has shored up support for Australia’s longest-running short film event, St Kilda Film Festival, with confirmation of funding through to 2018.
Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford, today officially opened a new Product Innovation Science Lab Centre in Echuca, to complement E.B Mawson & Son’s Concrete and quarrying business.
Minister for Agriculture and Regional Development, Jaala Pulford, today toured the $15 million upgrade and expansion of Swan Hill Abattoir in a show of the Andrews Labor Government’s support for the project which is creating 75 new jobs.
In a unique collaboration, 57 new affordable homes will be built on vacant VicRoads’ land in Melbourne’s inner west.
Twelve young farmers from across Victoria have received scholarships of up to $10,000 to go towards agricultural training and study thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.
Victoria’s newest weapons in the fight against theft and high-volume crime have been revealed with new fingerprint experts being recruited to help crack down on car thefts and burglaries.
The Andrews Labor Government is getting on with creating employment opportunities in Stawell, with the announcement today of 30 new jobs at the Frewstal abattoir, the towns largest private sector employer.
Treasurer Tim Pallas today turned the first sod on the $250,000 redevelopment of the Lake Fyans project which will see even more visitors flock to the pristine Grampians region.
The Andrews Labor Government is better connecting young people in rural and regional Victoria to their local communities and giving them a greater voice in decision making.
The Commonwealth and Victorian Governments continue to support the resettlement and re-establishment of the Wye River and Separation Creek communities, more than 12 months after the devastating Christmas Day bushfire that impacted 116 properties.
The Andrews Labor Government is backing a new program to strengthen Portland's ability to attract and retain a skilled workforce, with a $100,000 grant from its new Regional Skills Fund.
The Andrews Labor Government is supporting a new skills training program at Porthaul’s Portland facility which will create 50 new jobs and safeguard another 40.