Pallative Care at Home to Become Permanent

Bendigo West MP Maree Edwards today announced permanent funding for Bendigo Health’s Palliative Care at Home program, meaning more Central Victorians will be able to choose their preferred place of death. The Andrews Government will provide $250,000 annually for the program as part of its broader commitment to the state’s regional and rural palliative care…

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Designs For Bendigo TAFE Project Unveiled

Students in Bendigo are a step closer to having the state-of-the-art training facilities they deserve, with the release of artist impressions for the Bendigo TAFE’s Bendigo City Campus Revitalisation Project. The designs, by award-winning Victorian architects Architectus and Six Degrees, are the next step in the $60 million redevelopment, which will deliver an education precinct…

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World-Class Care For Bendigo Patients

Patients with cancer, arthritis, heart conditions or stroke will be able to access their specialist appointments closer to home, no matter where they live, thanks to a landmark boost to regional health. The Victorian Budget 2019/20 includes $136.2 million for an additional 500,000 specialist appointments in regional Victoria, making sure patients can access the world-class care they…

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Bendigo Clubs to Benefit from Sporting Grants

BENDIGO CLUBS TO BENEFIT FROM SPORTING GRANTS  Ten Bendigo clubs are among 386 grassroots sports clubs across Victoria who will share in more than $530,000 in grants to boost their equipment, skills and administration expertise. Member for Bendigo West, Maree Edwards and Member for Bendigo East, Jacinta Allan today announced ten clubs that had successfully…

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Cheers to the wine growth fund

The Andrews Labor Government is backing Bendigo’s wine industry, with a grants program to support the growth of wineries in the area, increase visitors, boost exports and support local jobs. Member for Bendigo West, Maree Edwards and Member for Bendigo East, Jacinta Allan today announced that six wineries in the Bendigo Wine Region will share…

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Supporting Bendigo’s Small-Scale Producers

Small-scale and craft producers across the Bendigo region are now better equipped to grow their businesses and spread local produce more widely, thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Bendigo East Jacinta Allan and Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards today announced that the Labor Government is backing local food, drink and…

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Supporting Local Small-Scale Producers

Small-scale and craft producers across the Mount Alexander Shire are now better equipped to grow their businesses and spread local produce more widely, thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards today announced that the Labor Government is backing local food, drink and produce companies from around the state…

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