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INVESTING IN HISTORIC MALDON’S FUTURE

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

The Victorian Government has announced $50,000 in funding for Maldon thanks to the Stronger Regional Community Plan — a state-wide small grants program that supports rural and regional towns to create opportunities for economic growth.

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INVESTMENT IN LODDON CAMPASPE TO BOOSTS JOBS AND OPPORTUNITIES

Monday, 29 October 2018

The Victorian Government’s $1.1 million investment in businesses across the Loddon Mallee region will help to create 65 new jobs and provide a major boost to the local economy.

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NEW LEASE OF LIFE FOR CASTLEMAINE BOTANICAL GARDENS TEA ROOMS

Monday, 29 October 2018

The Castlemaine Botanical Gardens Tea Rooms has been restored to its former glory thanks to a $37,000 grant from the Living Heritage Program.

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$2.3 MILLION TO TRAIN FUTURE WELDERS AND HORTICULTURALISTS IN BENDIGO

Monday, 29 October 2018

State Members for Bendigo, Maree Edwards and Jacinta Allan today announced a $2.3 million funding boost for Bendigo TAFE to train the next generation of Welders and Horticulturalists in Bendigo.

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STAGE ONE OPEN OF THE NEW KALIANNA SCHOOL

Friday, 26 October 2018

Students at Kalianna School in Bendigo now have brand new, state-of-the-art facilities, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.

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UPGRADING CASTLEMAINE NORTH PRIMARY SCHOOL BRICK BY BRICK

Wednesday, 24 October 2018

Students at Castlemaine North will soon have the first-rate classrooms and facilities they deserve, with work under way upgrading their school.

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CITY OF GREATER BENDIGO AWARDED $270,000 TO MANAGE E-WASTE

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

The Victorian Government has awarded the City of Greater Bendigo $270,000 funding to help manage the local community’s e-waste.

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STANDING WITH HARD-WORKING HEALTH SERVICES STAFF IN MALDON

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

A re-elected Andrews Labor Government will establish a landmark training and skills program for our hard-working health services workers in Maldon, as well as tailored training to keep our frontline staff safe from violence.

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STANDING WITH HARD-WORKING HEALTH SERVICES STAFF IN BENDIGO

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

A re-elected Andrews Labor Government will establish a landmark training and skills program for our hard-working health services workers in Bendigo, as well as tailored training to keep our frontline staff safe from violence. We said we’d make education and training more affordable for Victorians to get the skills they need for the jobs they want – and we have.

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BENDIGO SCORES NATIONAL NETBALL TOURNAMENT IN MARCH

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

Bendigo has scored a sporting coup thanks to funding from the Andrews Government.

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STANDING WITH HARD-WORKING HEALTH SERVICES STAFF IN CASTLEMAINE

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

A re-elected Andrews Labor Government will establish a landmark training and skills program for our hard-working health services workers in Castlemaine, as well as tailored training to keep our frontline staff safe from violence.

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$92,200 TO MAKE CHEWTON PRIMARY SCHOOL INCLUSIVE FOR ALL STUDENTS

Monday, 22 October 2018

Chewton Primary School is one of 93 schools across Victoria sharing in $15 million to build all-access play areas, sensory gardens and outdoor learning areas to support students with disabilities and additional needs, under the latest rounds of the Andrews Labor Government’s $30 million Inclusive Schools Fund.

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A NEW ERA FOR VICTORIAN GOLDFIELDS RAILWAY

Monday, 22 October 2018

The Victorian Government is helping the popular Victorian Goldfields Railway to meet growing demand through a $500,000 grant to relocate its train stabling and servicing to Castlemaine.

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INVESTING IN BENDIGO’S TWO BIGGEST RACE DAYS

Saturday, 20 October 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is investing in a big month of racing in Bendigo in October as part of an $83,000 joint funding package for two feature race events.

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$171,000 TO MAKE BENDIGO SPECIAL DEVELOPMENTAL SCHOOL INCLUSIVE FOR ALL STUDENTS

Friday, 19 October 2018

Bendigo Special Developmental School (BSDS) is one of 93 schools across Victoria sharing in $15 million to build all-access play areas, sensory gardens and outdoor learning areas to support students with disabilities and additional needs, under the latest rounds of the Andrews Labor Government’s $30 million Inclusive Schools Fund.

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VETERANS GRANTS FOR LEGACY CLUB

Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Maree Edwards MP, Member for Bendigo West, together with Jacinta Allan MP, Member for Bendigo East, announced a $7,200 grant for The Legacy Club of Bendigo Inc, as part of the ANZAC Day Proceeds Fund Grants 2018-19.

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NEW HEAVY TANKERS FOR TWO MT ALEXANDER FIRE BRIGADES

Sunday, 14 October 2018

Volunteer firefighters in Newstead and Campbells Creek are responding to fires and other emergencies in new heavy tankers, delivering a major boost to the two central Victorian towns.

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NEW RESCUE TRUCK FOR BENDIGO SES VOLUNTEERS

Saturday, 13 October 2018

Bendigo SES volunteers now have even better resources to keep communities safe, with a new rescue truck funded through the Andrews Labor Government’s Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment Program (VESEP).

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TRAVEL GRANTS HELPING BENDIGO’S ATHLETES EXCEL

Friday, 12 October 2018

Grassroots sports clubs in Bendigo have been given support from the Andrews Labor Government to take their skills to the next level.

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NEW CREATIVE INDUSTRIES HUB FOR CASTLEMAINE

Thursday, 11 October 2018

Castlemaine is well on its way to being home to a new creative industries hub, thanks to funding from the Victorian Government.

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LOCALS RECOGNISED IN 2018 SENIORS AWARDS

Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Locals Mrs Valerie Broad and Aunty Iris Bysouth have been recognised at the 2018 Victorian Seniors of the Year Awards at a ceremony at Government House in Melbourne today.

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ARTLANDS REGIONAL ARTS CONFERENCE OPENS IN BENDIGO

Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Artists, arts workers and creative minds from across the country, and around the world, have gathered in Bendigo for Artlands Victoria a four-day conference and creative program exploring what’s new, and what’s next for Australia’s regional arts sector.

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NEW KINDER AND COMMUNITY CENTRE FOR MAIDEN GULLY

Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Member for Bendigo West, Maree Edwards MP today announced that the Shinebright Maiden Gully Early Years Kindergarten, Day Care and Community Centre is one of more than 50 projects that will be funded through the 2018-19 major grants round of the Children’s Facilities Capital Program.

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DELIVERING A FUNDED NEIGHBOURHOOD HOUSE FOR MARONG

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

Member for Bendigo West, Maree Edwards MP today announced that the Marong Neighbourhood House would be one of 27 additional neighbourhood houses that will be funded through the Neighbourhood Houses Coordination Program.

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MT ALEXANDER ANIMAL WELFARE RECEIVES ANIMAL WELFARE GRANT

Monday, 8 October 2018

Cats will now have a new cattery facility thanks to an Animal Welfare Victoria grant.

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THE ORANGE DOOR CONTINUES IT’S ROLL OUT IN BENDIGO

Thursday, 4 October 2018

The next tranche of Victoria’s new Support and Safety Hubs have been announced, as the Andrews Labor Government works to protect women and children from violence and give them better access to support.

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GREAT LOCAL IDEAS SECURE FUNDING THROUGH PICK MY PROJECT

Tuesday, 2 October 2018

Victorian Miniature Railway and Harcourt Lions Club has secured vital funding through Pick My Project – the Andrews Labor Government’s ground-breaking program that gives locals the power to choose the projects their community needs.

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