Students at Carisbrook Primary School will benefit from upgraded facilities to be announced in today’s state budget. The Labor Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, said she had received confirmation that $2.41 million had been approved in the budget to upgrade the historic school. Ms..
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Four local Landcare groups are set to benefit from a $2.1 million funding to boost the number of Victorian Landcare facilitators. The Labor Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, said the funding would be used to deliver 10 new Landcare facilitator positions across the state..
Small business operators in Creswick and Clunes area will be able to access free mentoring, support and government business services when the Small Business Bus visits on the 30th and 31st of May. The Labor Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, said the Government has..
Creswick Woollen Mills is set to attract more international tourists with support from the Andrews Labor Government for the development of a range of visitor experiences for Asian visitors. Minister for Agriculture and Regional Development Jaala Pulford announced with Member for Buninyong Geoff Howard a..
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 families will now be able to rely on expanded..
More Victorian students will get the opportunity to learn a musical instrument, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, today announced that round two of the $400,000 Musical Instruments Grants program is now open. Round one of the Music Instrument..
The Labor Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, has announced nominations are now open for awards celebrating the dedicated individuals and teams who work to improve the lives of vulnerable children. The Victorian Protecting Children Awards (formerly Robin Clark Protecting Children Awards) recognise the valuable..
Hamilton’s economy is on track for a major boost with the creation of a new industrial land estate, which will secure local jobs and create new regional business opportunities. Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford, was in Hamilton today to tour the site of the..
The Andrews Labor Government will fix mobile blackspots along the state’s five busiest regional rail corridors by partnering with our largest mobile carriers – Telstra, Optus and Vodafone – in an Australian first project. The $18 million Regional Rail Connectivity Project will significantly improve mobile..
Maryborough’s Princes Park, the home of the RACV Energy Breakthrough challenge, has been upgraded and is better than ever thanks to a $367,000 investment from the Andrews Labor Government. Parliamentary Secretary for Regional Victoria, Danielle Green visited the completed project, which was delivered in partnership..
Casterton Pastoral and Agricultural Society and Victoria Valley Hall are about to receive some much needed protection from the sun thanks to the Andrews Government. Labor Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, today announced the recipients of grants from the second round of the Government’s..
The Andrews Government has provided a funding boost to help Western Victoria commemorate the sacrifice of local veterans and educate the wider community about their service. The Labor Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, said Horsham Cemetery Trust and Rupanyup RSL would share in almost..
Albins Performance Transmissions will be able to expand its operation creating 20 new jobs, thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government. It comes on top of funding announced last week by the Labor Government, bringing the total number of new jobs at the iconic..
Waubra Football Club is about to receive some much needed protection from the sun thanks to the Andrews Government. Labor Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, today announced the recipients of grants from the second round of the Government’s Community Shade Grants Program. Ms Pulford..
Labor Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, has today welcomed the release of a long term strategy to protect Victoria’s environment. Protecting Victoria’s Environment – Biodiversity 2037 is a new plan which uses latest scientific modelling to enable Victoria to adapt to the challenges faced..
More people in the Wimmera will be able to attend specialist doctor appointments in the comfort of their home or local health service thanks to a new telehealth project from Rural Northwest Health. Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, said Rural Northwest Health’s Flying Doctor..
Labor MP, Jaala Pulford, has encouraged students across Western Victoria to roll their sleeves up and get their hands dirty in their own school garden. The search for Victoria’s best and most innovative school gardens is on again with the launch of the this year’s..
Labor Member for Western Victoria, Jaala Pulford, is today encouraging Victorians to recognise the contributions made to our community by senior Victorians. Nominations are now open for the Victorian Senior of the Year Awards, celebrating older Victorians who support and inspire others through their volunteer..