Tag Archives: Government

Local schools encouraged to enter sustainability awards

Media Release – Monday, 22nd May, 2017.
Labor Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, is encouraging local schools to enter the 2017 ResourceSmart Schools Awards.
Run by Sustainability Victoria, the ResourceSmart Schools Awards recognise the sustainability work being done by Victorian schools.
“Schools […]

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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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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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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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Review of Community Visitors Scheme 

MEDIA RELEASE – 15 May 2017
The final report of the review into the Australian Government’s Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) was released today by the Minister for Aged Care, Ken Wyatt.
“The Australian Government subsidises a range of aged care services with the […]

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Female board representation numbers continue to grow in Grampians Central West

Monday, 15th May, 2017.
 Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, today welcomed the appointment of a new Chairman and two directors to the Grampians Central West Waste and Resource Recovery Group board.
In a boost for diversity, two of the new director […]

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Nominations open for the 2017 Victorian Training Awards

Media Release – Monday, 15th May, 2017.
Labor MP for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, today urged locals to nominate hardworking apprentices, trainees and vocational education and training teachers for this year’s Victorian Training Awards.
The awards, which are now in their 63rd […]

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Labor Government announces 10 new services to Ararat and Beaufort

Media Release – Tuesday, 9th May, 2017.
The Andrews Government will introduce 10 extra train services for Ararat and Beaufort every week from late August as part of a new V/Line timetable that will add more than 140 regional services across Victoria.
Labor Member […]

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Refurbishing kindergartens in Western Victoria

Media Release – Monday, 24th April, 2017.
The Andrews Government is refurbishing kindergartens and improving IT capabilities for the kindergartens of the future in Western Victoria.
Labor MP for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, said applications have opened for the 2017-18 Children’s Facilities […]

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More support for new parents and their children in Western Victoria

Media Release – Monday, 24th April, 2017.
New parents and their babies in Western Victoria are about to receive additional support under an expansion of the Maternal Child Health Service.
The Labor Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, today announced that 37,000 Victorian […]

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