LABOR GOVERNMENT WINS FIGHT FOR WARRNAMBOOL LINE UPGRADE

The Andrews Labor Government has secured the money Victoria is owed by the Federal Government and will deliver a $114 million upgrade to the Warrnambool line. The Commonwealth has confirmed that they will provide Victoria the almost $1.5 billion it is owed through the Asset Recycling Initiative for the Regional Rail Revival package announced as part of the…

RECORD LIBRARY FUNDING FOR PORTLAND

The Andrews Labor Government is spending more money than ever before on Victoria’s public libraries. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP today announced library funding for Glenelg Shire Council to buy books, update computers and deliver programs for school kids. Glenelg Shire Council received a total of $180,625 to continue to deliver the important…

RECORD LIBRARY FUNDING FOR WESTERN VICTORIA

The Andrews Labor Government is spending more money than ever before on Victoria’s public libraries. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP today announced library funding for Corangamite Regional Library Corporation to buy books, update computers and deliver programs for school kids. Corangamite Regional Library Corporation received a total of $758,589 to continue to deliver…

LABOR SCORES TOP GOAL FOR FOOTY IN LORNE

The Andrews Labor Government will upgrade lighting at Stribling Reserve to give the Lorne Football Netball Club a brighter future and the facilities it needs to grow its ranks. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced that the Stribling Reserve lighting upgrade will share in more than $2.1 million from the latest round of…

MORE LOCAL LAKES TO BE STOCKED WITH TROUT

New stocks of chinook, rainbow trout and brown trout are being released into local lakes and waterways as part of the Victorian Government’s plan to encourage more people to take up fishing. Ms Tierney said dozens of lakes around the district have already benefited from the Government’s fish re-stocking program. Fisheries Victoria has commenced the…

SUPPORTING RURAL COUNCILS IN THE SOUTH WEST

The Andrews Labor Government is helping local councils with their finances and accounting through a series of collaborative projects. Minister for Local Government Natalie Hutchins today announced new funding for three South West councils to strengthen their financial capacity. The Finance and Accounting Support Team (FAST) program is delivering targeted support to councils in need…

BRINGING PORTLAND’S LIBRARY UP TO SCRATCH

Portland Library will undergo a major upgrade thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP has announced $300,000 for a significant redevelopment of Portland’s public library through the Living Libraries Infrastructure Program. This project will create a youth area which will enable better programs for teens,…

HELPING GRASSROOTS SPORTS CLUBS GROW

The Andrews Labor Government is giving grassroots sports clubs in the Colac Otway Shire the support they need to grow and help more people than ever play the sports they love. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP today announced 7 clubs in the Colac Otway Shire would share in over $526,000 from the second…

BOOST FOR EMERGENCY VOLUNTEERS IN THE COLAC OTWAY SHIRE

Victorian emergency management volunteers are getting a well-deserved funding boost thanks to the Victorian Government’s $15 million Emergency Services Volunteer Sustainability Grants program. Hundreds of grant applications for equipment, communications, facility upgrades and community engagement and training have already been received from volunteer organisations across the state. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP today…

BOOST FOR SURF COAST EMERGENCY VOLUNTEERS

Victorian emergency management volunteers are getting a well-deserved funding boost thanks to the Victorian Government’s $15 million Emergency Services Volunteer Sustainability Grants program. Hundreds of grant applications for equipment, communications, facility upgrades and community engagement and training have already been received from volunteer organisations across the state. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP today…

BOOST FOR EMERGENCY VOLUNTEERS IN POLWARTH

Victorian emergency management volunteers are getting a well-deserved funding boost thanks to the Victorian Government’s $15 million Emergency Services Volunteer Sustainability Grants program. Hundreds of grant applications for equipment, communications, facility upgrades and community engagement and training have already been received from volunteer organisations across the state. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP today…

BOOST FOR EMERGENCY VOLUNTEERS IN THE SOUTH WEST

Victorian emergency management volunteers are getting a well-deserved funding boost thanks to the Victorian Government’s $15 million Emergency Services Volunteer Sustainability Grants program. Hundreds of grant applications for equipment, communications, facility upgrades and community engagement and training have already been received from volunteer organisations across the state. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP today…

SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS HEAD FOR PORT CAMPBELL

Small businesses in the Port Campbell area will be able to access relevant, reliable and affordable information on growing their business at a workshop to be held on Wednesday, 28 June 2017. Last year more than 4,600 people participated in over 450 Small Business Victoria workshops across the State. The most popular topics included starting…

SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS HEAD FOR WARRNAMBOOL

Small businesses in the Warrnambool area will be able to access relevant, reliable and affordable information on growing their business at a workshop to be held on Wednesday, 21 June 2017. Last year more than 4,600 people participated in over 450 Small Business Victoria workshops across the State. The most popular topics included starting a…

GRANTS TO HELP BUSINESS CUT ENERGY COSTS BY UP TO $50,000

Gayle Tierney MP, Member for Western Victoria is encouraging local businesses in Western Victoria to save money on their energy bills with the Andrews Labor Government’s Boosting Business Productivity Energy Assessment Grants. Small businesses spending more than $20,000 a year on energy could apply for a basic energy assessment up to $2,000 and a detailed…

ALVIE CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL TO RECEIVE MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS

State Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney, today congratulated Alvie Consolidated School who has been successful in receiving funding to purchase new musical equipment. Ms Tierney said the school is one of 44 recipients of the second and final round of the $400,000 Musical Instruments Grants program. More than 2,000 instruments including keyboards, violins, trumpets,…

SOUTH WEST VICTORIA SCHOOLS TO RECEIVE MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS

State Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney, today congratulated 2 local South West schools who have been successful in receiving funding to purchase new musical equipment. Ms Tierney said the 2 schools are among 44 recipients of the second and final round of the $400,000 Musical Instruments Grants program. More than 2,000 instruments including keyboards,…

NEW ROAD SAFETY PLAN FOR WARRNMABOOL

A new road safety plan will be developed to promote safer roads for pedestrians, drivers and cyclists in the Warrnambool region. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney announced the Andrews Labor Government will provide $17,000 to Warrnambool City Council for the plan. The council will review existing road safety data and consider what initiatives are…

NEW WAYS TO SUPPORT VICTIMS OF FAMILY VIOLENCE IN COLAC

The Andrews Labor Government is trialling new ways to provide intensive therapeutic support to women, children and their families experiencing family violence in the Barwon Area. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP, announced the Government is investing $122,000 to trial innovative ways for Colac Area Health to provide support to families as they recover…

BETTER END-OF-LIFE CARE IN PORTLAND

People at the end of their lives in the Barwon South-Western area will soon have better access to high quality and compassionate palliative care, closer to home. The Portland District Health Service will receive $49,389 as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s $5 million equipment fund for palliative care, giving services the tools they need…

BETTER END-OF-LIFE CARE IN WARRNAMBOOL

People at the end of their lives in the Barwon South-Western area will soon have better access to high quality and compassionate palliative care, closer to home. The Southwest Health Care Service will receive $100,603 as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s $5 million equipment fund for palliative care, giving services the tools they need…

BOOSTING DIGITAL EDUCATION FOR STUDENTS IN THE SOUTH WEST

Students in the South West will receive a better digital education, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. The Victorian Budget 2017/18 includes a $16.4 million state-wide investment to improve bandwidth and digital connectivity for students in 347 small rural and regional Victorian government schools. Gayle Tierney MP, Member for Western Victoria, said that Dartmoor Primary…

BOOSTING DIGITAL EDUCATION FOR STUDENTS IN POLWARTH

Students in Polwarth will receive a better digital education, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. The Victorian Budget 2017/18 includes a $16.4 million state-wide investment to improve bandwidth and digital connectivity for students in 347 small rural and regional Victorian government schools. Gayle Tierney MP, Member for Western Victoria, said that Beeac Primary School, Birregurra…

MORE EXPRESS TRAINS, LESS CROWDING AND QUICKER TRIPS

The Andrews Labor Government has announced 30 new semi-express services each week to make the journey between Warrnambool and Melbourne quicker. Member for Western Victoria Gayle Tierney today announced that six off-peak Warrnambool services each weekday will no longer stop at Wyndham Vale and Tarneit – reducing crowding and improving journey times for local passengers.…

BIG WIN FOR GRASSROOTS SPORT IN WARRNAMBOOL

Footballers and netballers in Warrnambool will enjoy better sporting facilities thanks to the redevelopment of Reid Oval in Warrnambool. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP today announced the Warrnambool region was a winner under the Victorian Budget 2017/18, with $100,000 funding for the Reid Oval Redevelopment Project. Clubs that will benefit from this project…

BIG WIN FOR GRASSROOTS SPORT IN PORT FAIRY

Port Fairy residents will have more opportunities to exercise and play the sports they love thanks to the redevelopment of the Port Fairy Bowls Club. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP today announced the Port Fairy Bowls Club was a winner under the Victorian Budget 2017/18, with funding for the Port Fairy Bowls Club…

MORE SUPPORT FOR YOUNG PEOPLE IN WARRNAMBOOL

The Andrews Labor Government is helping the Youth Affairs Council of Victoria continue to support young people in Warrnambool and surrounding rural areas. The Victorian Budget 2017/18 will invest $2.025 million over two years as part of the Regional Presence Project, for four regional offices run by youth sector partners to continue their valuable work…

BUILDING THE EDUCATION STATE BRICK BY BRICK IN PORTLAND

Students at Portland South Primary School will benefit from new upgrades, giving them the first-rate facilities they need to get a great education. The Andrews Labor Government is making sure every child gets the very best start in life, building and upgrading a record number of Victorian schools. The $685 million investment, part of the…

PRESSURE MOUNTS ON HENDERSON TO BACK REGIONAL RAIL REVIVAL

Pressure is mounting on Sarah Henderson and the Turnbull Government to back major rail upgrades for the Warrnambool line announced yesterday by the Andrews Labor Government. Yesterday, the Andrews Labor Government announced the $1.45 billion Regional Rail Revival package, which will deliver better train services across regional Victoria, and create more than 1,000 jobs. The …

LABOR UNVEILS MASSIVE BOOST FOR WARRNAMBOOL RAIL LINE

The Andrews Labor Government has unveiled a massive plan to upgrade train services to South Western Victoria as part of its $1.45 billion Regional Rail Revival package. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney announced that the Labor Government will invest $100 million to enable more trains, more often on the Warrnambool line. The huge project…

NEW NETBALL CHANGE ROOMS HELPING TIGERS ROAR

The mighty Colac Tigers will roar into action and start their 2017 in style thanks to a revamp of the netball change facilities at Central Reserve. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today officially opened the $537,000 development of Colac’s new netball pavilion. Grassroots football and netball competitions are booming, with more than 350 new…

INVESTING IN LOCAL SCHOOLS AND LOCAL KIDS

Students at Bellbrae Primary School will benefit from a new upgrade, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP today announced the $754,000 investment, delivered as part of the Victorian Budget 2017/18, will go towards making sure local kids get the best start in life. This project will upgrade and…

LABOR SCORES TOP GOAL FOOTBALL IN TERANG

The Terang Mortlake Football Netball Club will be kicking more goals and growing its ranks with the Andrews Labor Government set to upgrade lighting at Terang Recreation Reserve. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced $80,000 for the Terang Mortlake Football Netball Club and Terang Recreation Reserve Lighting project from the latest round of…

LOCAL TIMBOON COMMUNITY GROUP TO BENEFIT FROM MORE SHADE

Timboon & District Kindergarten has been awarded $11,725 in state government funding to get some much needed protection from harmful UV radiation by increasing shade in public community places. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today congratulated the Timboon & District Kindergarten for their successful application in the second round of the Andrews Labor Government’s…

LOCAL TORQUAY COMMUNITY GROUP TO BENEFIT FROM MORE SHADE

Torquay Life Saving Club has been awarded $3,451.82 in state government funding to get some much needed protection from harmful UV radiation by increasing shade in public community places. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today congratulated Torquay Life Saving Club for their successful application in the second round of the Andrews Labor Government’s Community…

TAKING ACTION TO PROTECT FLETCHER JONES LANDMARK

The Andrews Labor Government is repairing the landmark Silver Ball water tower and nearby buildings at the Fletcher Jones Factory and Gardens at Warrnambool. Member for Western Victoria Gayle Tierney announced urgent conservation works to the corroded Silver Ball, as well as roof repairs to the nearby Quonset Hut, Round Room and main office building.…

PROTECTING PORTLAND’S HERITAGE

The Andrews Labor Government is repairing two iconic Portland landmarks. Member for Western Victoria Gayle Tierney announced interior and exterior conservation works at the Curator’s Cottage at the Portland Botanical Gardens and an engineering assessment of the Portland Battery and Gun. The repairs are possible thanks to the Labor Government’s Living Heritage Grants Program. A…

TAKING ACTION TO PROTECT PORT FAIRY’S HERITAGE

The Andrews Labor Government is taking action to repair one of Victoria’s oldest buildings, the former Harbour Master’s house at Port Fairy. Member for Western Victoria Gayle Tierney today announced the historic Captain John Mills House would undergo urgent interior and exterior conservation works, including specialist wallpaper repairs. The repairs are possible thanks to a…

NEW SHED FOR COLAC MEN

Andrews Labor Government. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney met with local “shedders” and officially opened the new Men’s Shed located at the Colac Showgrounds. Previously, the Colac Men’s Shed operated from a shared site at Skills’ Connection Inc., a disability service provider on Pound Road. It relocated after receiving funding through the 2015-2016 Men’s…

BREWING GOOD NEWS FOR FORREST VISITOR ECONOMY

Beer is on the menu and it’s brewing good news for the Great Ocean Road visitor economy thanks to support provided today by the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney, today announced the $1.49 million grant towards the Forrest Brewing Co to expand its operations, creating 15 new jobs and diversifying the…

FUNDING BOOST FOR WARRNAMBOOL’S MENTAL HEALTH

More patients in Warrnambool will get the high quality care they need thanks to grants from the Andrews Labor Government to improve mental health and rehabilitation facilities, as part of upgrades across the state. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney announced South West Healthcare and Wellways Australia Ltd in Warrnambool would receive funding through the…

TAKING ACTION TO PROTECT OUTBUILDINGS TARNDWARNCOORT

The Andrews Labor Government is taking action to repair one of the earliest properties in Western Victoria, the historic outbuildings at Tarndwarncoort in Warncoort. Member for Western Victoria Gayle Tierney announced priority conservation works to the stone barn and carriage house buildings, as well as documentation works. The repairs are possible thanks to a $50,000…

FUNDING BOOST FOR PORTLAND’S MENTAL HEALTH

More patients in Portland will get the high quality care they need thanks to a grant from the Andrews Labor Government to improve mental health and rehabilitation facilities, as part of upgrades across the state. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney announced Portland District Health would receive $9500 through the Facilities Renewal Grants. The Facilities…

FIFTH LEVEL CROSSING ON WARRNAMBOOL LINE UPGRADED

The Andrew Labor Government has upgraded a fifth level crossing on the Warrnambool line as part of its plan to boost safety and restore reliable services for local passengers. Member for Western Victoria announced today that the Wiridgil Lane level crossing in Weerite is now fitted with lights, bells and boom gates. It follows the…

COMMEMORATING AND SUPPORTING OUR VETERANS IN TORQUAY

Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced that Torquay RSL Sub-Branch will receive funding to commemorate, support and remember the service and sacrifice of our veterans. Ms Tierney announced $10,000 from the Commemoration and Education Grant Program would enable the Torquay RSL Sub Branch to conduct the Annual ANZAC Dawn Service at Point Danger…

COLAC AREA HEALTH UPGRADE TO TREAT PATIENTS SOONER

More patients in Colac will get the high quality care they need sooner thanks to an Andrews Labor Government funding boost to upgrade vital equipment at Colac Hospital. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced Colac Area Health would receive $642,000 through the first round of the Labor Government’s new Regional Health Infrastructure Fund.…

LYNDOCH LIVING UPGRADE TO TREAT PATIENTS SOONER

More Warrnambool patients will get the high quality care they need sooner thanks to an Andrews Labor Government funding boost to upgrade vital equipment at Lyndoch Living. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced Lyndoch Living would receive $494,216 through the first round of the Labor Government’s new Regional Health Infrastructure Fund. The $200…

LABOR SCORES TOP GOAL FOR NETBALL IN IRREWARRA

The Irrewarra-Beeac Netball Club will be shooting more goals and growing its ranks with the Andrews Labor Government to upgrade netball facilities at Irrewarra Recreation Reserve. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced that $100,000 for the Irrewarra-Beeac Netball Courts Upgrade project from the latest round of the Country Football and Netball Program. The…

TAKING ACTION TO PROTECT THE GLOBE

The Andrews Labor Government is taking action to repair the historic Winchelsea Globe Theatre. Member for Western Victoria Gayle Tierney today announced the Surf Coast Shire Council will receive a grant for urgent timber repairs to joinery and exterior trim, roof repairs and treatment of rusted pressed metal ceilings. The repairs are possible thanks to…

SOUTH WEST HOSPITAL UPGRADES TO DELIVER BETTER CARE

More patients in south-west Victoria will get the high quality care they need thanks to an Andrews Labor Government funding boost for upgrades at Warrnambool and Camperdown hospitals. Member for Western Victoria Gayle Tierney today announced South West Healthcare would receive $2 million through the first round of the Labor Government’s new Regional Health Infrastructure…

A HEALTHY FUTURE FOR TERANG WITH BETTER ACCESS TO CARE

Terang and Mortlake families will be able to access better healthcare closer to home, with the $1.9 million Terang and Mortlake Health Service redevelopment now officially open. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today opened the new modern, world-class health facilities which will see more local residents receive the care and treatment they need, closer…

MORE PARKING AND BUS SHELTERS IN SOUTH WESTERN VICTORIA

The Andrews Labor Government will upgrade bus infrastructure and build more car parking spaces at stations across the South Western Victoria to make it quicker and easier for locals to get around. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney announced that the coach interchanges at Portland, Hamilton and Warrnambool stations will be upgraded with new shelters…

$50,000 FOR BUS UPGRADE IN BANNOCKBURN

The Andrews Labor Government will build a new bus shelter and footpaths to better connect locals with shops, schools and each other. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney announced that new bus shelters and bays will be installed at Milton Street in Bannockburn. The Labor Government will also extend footpaths and build a new school…

$120,000 FOR BUS UPGRADES ON THE SURF COAST

The Andrews Labor Government is improving access to bus services in Torquay and Jan Juc. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney announced that the Labor Government is investing $120,000 to upgrade bus parking bays and widen roads to make it safer and easier for locals to get around. A new paved bus bay will be…

VITAL SAFETY BOOST FOR MOYNE HEALTH SERVICES

Moyne Health Services will benefit from additional safety measures to reduce and prevent violence through the second round of the Andrews Labor Government’s $20 million Health Service Violence Prevention Fund. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney announced that Moyne Health Services had secured $9760 from the $20 million Health Service Violence Prevention Fund. Hospitals and…

VITAL SAFETY BOOST FOR LORNE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL

Lorne Community Hospital will benefit from additional safety measures to reduce and prevent violence through the second round of the Andrews Labor Government’s $20 million Health Service Violence Prevention Fund. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney announced that Lorne Community Hospital had secured $3400 from the $20 million Health Service Violence Prevention Fund. Hospitals and…

FUNDING BOOST FOR EMERGENCY VOLUNTEERS IN WESTERN VICTORIA

Victorian emergency management volunteers are getting a well-deserved funding boost thanks to the Victorian Government’s $15 million Emergency Services Volunteer Sustainability Grants program. Hundreds of grant applications for equipment, communications, facility upgrades and community engagement and training have already been received from volunteer organisations across the state. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP this…

ANOTHER STRONG YEAR FOR GLENELG HOPKINS CMA

Glenelg Hopkins Catchment Management Authority has had another strong year, delivering healthier waterways and catchments, jobs and more liveable communities for the south west region. Minister for Water Lisa Neville has released the 2015-16 Victorian Catchment Management Authorities Actions and Achievements Report, highlighting the great work getting done by Victoria’s 10 catchment management authorities. CMAs…

REDUCING FLOOD RISK FOR COLERAINE

The Coleraine community will be better prepared for flooding thanks to a $170,000 funding boost from the Andrews Government to help complete a detailed flood study. The study will use local knowledge and data collected by the Coleraine community to update flood maps, and other flood emergency planning and education material. The community’s recommendations for…

PUTTING SOUTH WESTERN VICTORIAN CRICKETERS FIRST

The Andrews Labor Government is putting Victorian families living in the south west first by giving grassroots cricket clubs the support they deserve. Gayle Tierney, Member for Western Victoria, announced today that Pomborneit Recreation Reserve is set to benefit from the Labor Government’s Community Sports Infrastructure Fund by receiving a $30,000 grant. The funding will…

PUTTING WARRNAMBOOL CRICKETERS FIRST

The Andrews Labor Government is putting Victorian families living in the south west first by giving grassroots cricket clubs the support they deserve. Gayle Tierney, Member for Western Victoria, announced today that Walter Oval in Warrnambool is set to benefit from the Labor Government’s Community Sports Infrastructure Fund by receiving grants through a $100,000 grant…

PUTTING LOCAL COLAC CRICKETERS FIRST

The Andrews Labor Government is putting Victorian families living in the south west first by giving grassroots cricket clubs the support they deserve. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney announced today that three cricketing facilities in the south-west – Irrewarra Cricket Club, Pomborneit Recreation Reserve and Walter Oval in Warrnambool – are set to benefit…

MAJOR FUNDING BOOST FOR NARROW ROADS

The Andrews Labor Government is making roads in the south west safer with a $40 million investment to upgrade narrow roads and a $10 million maintenance funding boost. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Luke Donnellan and Member for Western Victoria Gayle Tierney today visited the intersection of Myamyn-Macarthur Road and Hamilton-Port Fairy Road in…

$66,500 FUNDING BOOST FOR BANNOCKBURN HEART PRECINCT

The Andrews Labor Government is putting families first by giving the Bannockburn community the great sport and recreation facilities it deserves. The Bannockburn community can look forward to upgraded sport and recreation facilities thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government’s $100 million Community Sports Infrastructure Fund. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced…

$100,000 FUNDING BOOST FOR GELLIBRAND’S REX NORMAN PARK

The Andrews Labor Government is putting families first by giving the Gellibrand community the great sport and recreation facilities it deserves. The Gellibrand community can look forward to upgraded sport and recreation facilities thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government’s $100 million Community Sports Infrastructure Fund. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced…

NEW OUTDOOR AREA FOR BEEAC PRIMARY SCHOOL

Beeac Primary School students will enjoy a new outdoor area thanks to a $75,200 grant from the Andrews Labor Government’s $20 million Inclusive Schools Fund Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney announced funding for the new outdoor area that will include an outdoor breakout area with play equipment.    The Labor Government established the Inclusive Schools…

HELPING GROW THE KOROIT IRISH FESTIVAL

The Andrews Labor Government is helping the Koroit Irish Festival grow. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney announced a $5000 Regional Events Fund grant today to help the popular festival attract more visitors to the region than ever before. In its 21st year, the Koroit Irish Festival features live music, theatre and a Gaelic sports…