Victoria’s new container deposit scheme (CDS), that’s set to start in 2023, is designed to maximise the return of used drink cans, bottles and cartons for recycling, and reduce Victoria’s litter by up to half Member for Eastern Victoria Harriet Shing says.
New green spaces and parks are on the way for Chirnside Park and Coldstream thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government’s Growing Suburbs Fund.
Three new high-quality facilities for community sport, families and the arts are on the way for Cardinia thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government’s Growing Suburbs Fund.
Member for Eastern Victoria Harriet Shing is encouraging schools, kindergartens, childcare centres, Scouts, Girl Guides, and youth groups in Eastern Victoria to apply for grants up to $5,000 for biodiversity projects in our local community.
Member for Eastern Victoria Harriet Shing today welcomed the opening of the new Postgraduate Mental Health Nurses Scholarships and marked the first instalment of new jobs that will boost mental health support for the Latrobe Valley.
Students at Churchill North Primary School and Hazelwood North Primary School are a step closer to getting the facilities they need for a great start in life, with an architect appointed to design the school’s exciting upgrade.
Works have begun on a new Indoor Inclusive Learning Space as part of a $139,797 upgrade to make Lilydale’s Victoria Road Primary School more inclusive.
The Andrews Labor Government has invested $840,987 in emergency services in Eastern Victoria to provide essential operational equipment, vehicles, appliances and minor facility improvements for local volunteers.
Popular outdoor dining areas for restaurants, pubs and cafes in the Yarra Ranges will continue through a COVIDSafe autumn thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government.
The Andrews Labor Government is giving local communities across Eastern Victoria the power to drive down their energy bills with major investments in community renewable energy.
The Andrews Labor Government will support trials of neighbourhood-scale batteries to maximise the unprecedented uptake in rooftop solar and empower communities to take control of their energy.
The Yinnar community now has a public hall with a modern interior after the refurbished Yinnar and District Memorial Hall was opened today (25 February).