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GENDER EQUALITY BILL 2019 – SECOND READING SPEECH

The Gender Equality Act 2020 became law on the 25th of February 2020. The Act aims to improve workplace gender equality across the Victorian public sector, universities and local councils. On Thursday 20th February I had the privilege of speaking in support of this key..

GENDER EQUALITY BILL 2019

EXTRACT FROM PARLIAMENTARY DEBATES HANSARD   Ms SHING Eastern Victoria GENDER EQUALITY BILL 2019 Second Reading Thursday 20th February 2020   Ms SHING (Eastern Victoria) (14:04): I rise today to make a contribution on the bill, and in doing so I want to pick up on..

DOORS OPEN AT AUSTRALIA’S FIRST MALTESE MUSEUM

The former Morwell Pigeon Club building on the site of the Maltese Community Centre in Morwell has been transformed into Australia’s first Maltese Museum thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government.

2020 LEARN LOCAL AWARD NOMINATIONS OPEN

Learners, teachers and community education providers in Eastern Victoria can now nominate for the 2020 Victorian Learn Local Awards, which celebrate outstanding achievement among the state’s Learn Local organisations.

DESIGNS UNVEILED FOR LATROBE REGIONAL HOSPITAL REVAMP

A world-class hospital is a step closer for Gippsland families with new artist impressions released today of the Andrews Labor Government’s massive expansion of Latrobe Regional Hospital. Member for Eastern Victoria Harriet Shing unveiled the first designs of the $217 million expansion that will meet increasing demand for the very best healthcare, right in the heart of the Latrobe Valley.