Funding Announced for Marong Primary School

Marong students will soon have bigger, better classrooms and school facilities to learn in, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards MP today visited Marong Primary School to announce $6.4 million in upgrades following the recent State Budget. The Labor Government has invested $5.6 billion to deliver more than 1,400…

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Funding Announced for Winters Flat Primary School

Castlemaine students now have bigger, better classrooms and school facilities to learn in, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards MP today visited Winters Flat Primary school to announce $2.9 million in upgrades for the construction of a new permanent modular building. The Labor Government has invested $5.6 billion to…

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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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Maldon Clubs to benefit from sporting grants

The Maldon Bowling Club and the Maldon Pétanque Club 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 today announced the two clubs that had successfully received funding in the second round of…

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Nuggetty History Preserved with Local History Funds

Work to preserve our community history for generations to come in Nuggety has begun, thanks to the support of the 2019 Local History Grants Program. Nuggetty Landcare Group has received $7,200 for collection of local oral histories as part of the Nuggetty Landscape History Project. This project will enable commencement of the transcription of oral…

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