The Andrews Labor Government is delivering $2 million to better protect and manage Victoria’s 11 iconic and internationally recognised Ramsar wetlands.
Media Release Archive
Victoria has taken another historic step towards treaty with the appointment of the Victorian Treaty Advancement Commissioner.
Victoria’s catchment management authorities (CMAs) have had another strong year, delivering healthier waterways and catchments, jobs and more liveable communities right across the state.
Victoria’s archaic public sector auditing rules are set to be overhauled to give the Victorian Auditor-General’s Office the tools they need to more effectively monitor the expenditure and performance of the public sector.
The Andrews Labor Government has introduced new legislation to provide a better future for Victoria’s coastal and marine environments.
Melbourne and Ballarat will shine more brightly than ever next year, with new projections, more live music and some old crowd favourites highlighting White Night 2018.
The Andrews Labor Government will provide an immediate boost of $175,000 to support sexual assault survivors ahead of the release this week of the report from the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.
The Andrews Labor Government is backing local libraries, with another $4.5 million in grants to help them flourish.
Thirteen Victorian saleyards are set for major changes with the Andrews Labor Government providing assistance in the move towards mandatory electronic tagging of sheep and goats.
Victoria’s world renowned international education sector is growing rapidly and now supports almost 58,000 jobs across Melbourne and throughout regional Victoria.
The Federal Court has handed down the largest penalty for underquoting in Victoria’s history, with an eastern Melbourne real estate agency fined $880,000.
The Andrews Labor Government is getting on with building a healthier and safer Latrobe Valley, the latest Inspector-General for Emergency Management’s (IGEM) report on the Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry Implementation Plan shows.
The Andrews Labor Government will invest more than $22 million as an immediate response to the Inquiry into Services for People with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Students at Warrnambool Special Developmental School are getting an early Christmas present this year with the Andrews Labor Government announcing $14.6 million to build a brand new school.
Victoria’s tremendous jobs growth shows no sign of slowing with the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) confirming today that nearly 320,000 jobs have been created since the Andrews Labor Government was elected.
The Andrews Labor Government is investing in Victoria’s prison system with more than 470 new beds to be opened in prisons across the state.
Students at Silvan Primary School can now study and enjoy a thriving environmental space called the Frog Bog that makes learning fun thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.
Victorian mothers, babies and children are now healthier and safer, with a new report showing a significant improvement in their health.
Victorians will soon have direct flights between Melbourne and San Francisco, with Qantas to start four services each week from late next year.
The Victorian economy is strong and growing, as confirmed in the 2017-18 Victorian Budget Update released today.