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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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