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Grants Open To Revamp Western Victoria’s Football And Netball Facilities

Media Release – Tuesday, 16th May, 2017.
The Andrews Government is providing growing football and netball clubs in Western Victoria another chance to secure funding to upgrade grounds, courts and pavilions, and welcome more members than ever before.
Labor Member for Western […]

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Check today – Is your blood pressure okay?

 

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Media Release –  May 17
Today marks World Hypertension Day and local residents are being urged to know their blood pressure and take action to protect themselves from stroke.
Stroke Foundation is launching Australia’s Biggest Blood Pressure Check to coincide with the […]

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Crime Prevention Grants to support a safer Victoria

Media Release – Tuesday, 16th May, 2017.
Grants of up to $10,000 are now available to help Western Victoria tackle local crime as part of the State Government’s $19.4 million investment in the Community Crime Prevention Program.
Labor Member for Western Victoria, […]

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Victoria’s native fisheries to get an annual check-up

Major rivers in Victoria are to receive an annual check-up to monitor the health and status of recreational fish species.
Researchers from the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)’s Arthur Rylah Institute (ARI) will work with Fisheries Victoria to […]

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Thunderclap App! – Say Thanks To Our Emergency Services

Find my Hero Australia is new initiative that enables Australians to say thanks to our emergency services community members as a way of positively influencing their mental health and wellbeing.
We’d like to ask if you would be willing to participate in […]

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Active kids benefit from active parents – latest AusPlay data

Media Release – 16 May 2017
New data released today by the Australian Sports Commission (ASC) highlights the strong link between physically active parents and their children, reinforcing that parents have an important influence on their child’s physical development.
The key AusPlay findings […]

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Help to Find and Thank Local Emergency Services Heroes

MEDIA RELEASE – MAY 2017
A brand-new initiative is providing Victorian residents a way to recognise and thank their local emergency services workers and volunteers.
Find my Hero Australia, has been developed by Emergency Services Health, Australia’s only private health insurer exclusively for […]

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Cancer App To Help Patients Cope Better

A new cancer app, designed to help cancer patients manage their treatment journey, is scheduled for worldwide release on 20th May 2017 coinciding with Cancer Council’s Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea.
Timing the cancer app’s release with such an important fundraising campaign […]

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Shannon’s Bridge National Palliative Care Week

MEDIA RELEASE – May 15
During National Palliative Care week, Shannon’s Bridge will be encouraging all people to talk about how they want to be cared for at the end of their life.  Most Australians think it is important to talk […]

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Need for clarity around regional rail promises and funding

Media Release – Monday 15th May, 2017
The recent Victorian Budget has raised more questions than answers around the funding of regional rail projects.
Member for Western Victoria, Simon Ramsay, wants the Andrews Government to clarify what it has announced – and funded […]

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