INFRASTRUCTURE UPGRADE FOR COLAC AREA HEALTH

More Colac patients will get the surgeries they need sooner thanks to an Andrews Labor Government funding boost to upgrade critical air conditioning and sterilisation equipment at Colac Area Health. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP today announced Colac Area Health would receive $349,000 through the Labor Government’s Regional Health Infrastructure Fund. The $200…

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VETERANS GRANT ANNOUNCED FOR TERANG RSL

Labor Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced that Terang RSL will receive funding to commemorate the service and sacrifice of our veterans. Ms Tierney said $5,000 from the Victoria Remembers Minor Grants Program would help enable the Terang RSL Sub Branch to construct a WWI Diggers dugout inside the Terang RSL. This dugout…

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TERANG SAYS THANKS TO EMERGENCY SERVICE WORKERS

The courageous efforts of emergency services workers who battled blazes in the state’s south-west last month will be recognised at a Bushfire Relief Raceday held at Terang Racecourse this Sunday, 15 April 2018. Labor Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced the Andrews Labor Government is providing almost $22,000 towards the Bushfire Relief Raceday,…

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ENDOSCOPY UPGRADE FOR TERANG HOSPITAL

More Terang patients will get the endoscopies they need sooner thanks to an Andrews Labor Government funding boost to upgrade equipment at Terang Hospital. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced Terang and Mortlake Health Service would receive $271,000 through the Labor Government’s Regional Health Infrastructure Fund. The $200 million fund – the largest…

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SMALL BUSINESS EXPERTS HEAD FOR FORREST

Small businesses in the Forrest area will be able to access relevant, reliable and affordable information on growing their business at a workshop to be held on Monday 16 April, 2018. Last year more than 4,800 people participated in over 430 Small Business Victoria workshops across the State. The most popular topics included starting a…

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PROTECTING VICTORIA’S BIODIVERSITY IN THE SOUTH WEST

The Andrews Labor Government is protecting the future of Victoria’s biodiversity through $4.7 million funding for regional projects. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today congratulated the South West Coastal Network for their leadership training project which has been awarded $5,000. The funding is being provided through the Labor Government’s Regional Landscapes and Targeted Action…

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PROTECTING VICTORIA’S BIODIVERSITY IN THE EASTERN OTWAYS

The Andrews Labor Government is protecting the future of Victoria’s biodiversity through $4.7 million funding for regional projects. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today congratulated the Friends of Eastern Otways for their First Aid project which has been awarded $2,200. The funding is being provided through the Labor Government’s Regional Landscapes and Targeted Action…

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PROTECTING VICTORIA’S BIODIVERSITY IN THE HEYTESBURY DISTRICT

The Andrews Labor Government is protecting the future of Victoria’s biodiversity through $4.7 million funding for regional projects. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today congratulated the Heytesbury District Landcare Network for their Skilling Up Landcare project which has been awarded $16,900. The funding is being provided through the Labor Government’s Regional Landscapes and Targeted…

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LIFESAVING IMPROVEMENTS TO POPULAR MOTORCYLE ROUTES

Motorcyclists riding through south-western Victoria will soon benefit from lifesaving safety improvements along five popular routes. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney today announced the Andrews Labor Government is investing $897,000 in order to boost rider safety in the region. Upgrades include adding extra cushioning and rub rail protection to existing barriers, as well as…

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HITTING SIXES AT BRIERLY RECREATION RESERVE

Cricketers at Brierly Christ Church Cricket Club are benefitting from better pitches and cheaper operating costs thanks to a new automated irrigation system. Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney formally opened the upgraded system today, made possible thanks to a $100,000 grant from the Andrews Labor Government. The old irrigation system had to be manually…

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