The Andrews Labor Government is helping attract more visitors to Ballarat by assisting the Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka (M.A.D.E) market their exhibition, 19th Century BLING – Goldfields Jewellery. In Ballarat today alongside Minister for Tourism John Eren to promote the Government’s new tourism..
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Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford today opened the Warrnambool Regional Aviation Park, which will create at least 20 new jobs and support further expansion in regional businesses. In Warrnambool today, Ms Pulford said expanding Warrnambool Regional Aviation Park will stimulate investment and employment in..
Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford today joined Member for Wendouree, Sharon Knight and Member for Buninyong, Geoff Howard to celebrate the commencement of the turf-laying on the newly redeveloped oval at Ballarat’s Eureka Stadium. The project is expected to create 38 construction jobs, attract..
The Andrews Labor Government today celebrated a major milestone in its work to end commercial netting in Port Phillip Bay. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford today joined fishing and media icon Rex Hunt at Albert Park Angling Club to announce that 33 of the 43..
Eighteen of southeast Australia’s most outstanding farmers took centre stage tonight as they were recognised for their innovation and excellence in agriculture at The Weekly Times Coles 2015 Farmer of the year awards at Crown Casino in Melbourne. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford presented the..
Victoria’s North East is a step closer to becoming one of the world’s premier destinations for trail cycle tourism, with a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford today announced funding of $205,000 to support projects to enhance and..
The Andrews Labor Government is helping businesses bounce back along the Great Ocean Road following the Wye River fires with funding now available to stimulate tourism and attract visitors to the area. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford today approved $425,000 in funding from the..
Fisheries Victoria is now consulting stakeholders about how best to deliver the Andrews Labor Government’s Target One Million commitment to ban commercial netting at river mouths in the Gippsland Lakes. In Lakes Entrance today, Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford said commercial and recreational fishing both..
Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford today called for nominations from business and community leaders to join the Andrews Labor Government’s new Regional Partnerships. The Regional Partnerships will provide a platform for communities to have a greater say in issues that matter and ensure their..
The Andrews Labor Government is getting on with economic recovery activities for communities affected by the Wye River fires with the announcement today of $50,000 in grants to drive immediate local events. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford today approved funding from the $1.4 million Great Ocean Road..
Horsham is set for a cultural revitalisation, thanks to the opening today of the redeveloped Town Hall and Art Gallery by Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford. Ms Pulford said the redeveloped Horsham Town Hall and Regional Art Gallery will provide high-quality cultural facilities for..
Victoria’s premier regional motorway was today opened by Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes in Benalla. Ms Symes joined members of the Benalla Auto Club to celebrate the completion of track upgrades and safety improvements at the Winton Motor Raceway. In Benalla today representing the..
Nearly a third of the 30 Victorian waters being stocked with Murray cod stockings this summer will receive more fingerlings than last year as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s commitment to increase fish stocking to five million. The Target One Million plan for recreational..
Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford today met with community leaders, businesses and local government in Mildura at a Regional Partnerships Stakeholder Forum. The discussions focused on the establishment of nine new Regional Partnerships to direct local priorities straight into the heart of State Government..
Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford today officially opened the UpStart Enterprise and Innovation space in Mildura, which will help grow the local economy by supporting up and coming businesses in the region. A first of its kind in Mildura, UpStart will provide a fully..