The Latrobe Valley is set to become the capital of electric vehicle manufacturing in Australia, with the Andrews Labor Government providing support that will create hundreds of new jobs, help boost the local economy and support workers transition to new industries.
The Andrews Labor Government is investing $157,000 to improve transport services across South Gippsland and the Bass Coast, making it easier for locals to get to medical appointments.
More than 100 community projects across the region have now been realised with support from the Latrobe Valley Authority’s Community Facility Fund, with the latest round of 11 grants totalling more than $1.9 million.
Gippsland hockey, touch football, soccer and local footy have a new venue to showcase local talents thanks to today’s opening of the revamped Gippsland Regional Sports Complex in Sale.
The Andrews Labor Government is backing regions hit hard by drought by investing in the planning and infrastructure needed to keep local economies growing.
Gippsland government secondary schools will soon have access to a mental health professional, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.
The Andrews Labor Government has started work at Franklin River as part of the largest maintenance upgrade in the South Gippsland Highway’s history.
The transformation of the Gippsland Regional Aquatic Centre and the Traralgon Indoor Sports Stadium is set to ramp up thanks to the approval of a $10 million loan from the Andrews Labor Government.
Latrobe Valley cricketers will soon be able to hone their skills in a state-of-the-art cricket centre of excellence thanks to $500,000 in funding from the Andrews Labor Government.
A smashing $2.35 million redevelopment of the Sale Tennis Club is underway, with local contractors starting works on the much anticipated project.
The next of Victoria’s new Support and Safety Hubs – the Orange Door – will soon be open, as the Andrews Labor Government works to protect women and children from violence and deliver every recommendation of the landmark Royal Commission into Family Violence.