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STATEMENT ON V/LINE

From Harriet: “I want to acknowledge that it’s been incredibly frustrating and inconvenient for Gippsland’s V/Line users and that like many others I’m looking forward to the issues and service interruptions being investigated and resolved as quickly as possible.”  The Minister for Transport, Jacinta Allan..

$1.8 Million To Support Training In Gippsland

The Andrews Labor Government is continuing its support of TAFE with a $50 million package to bolster training as the VET-FEE Help debacle impacts training levels. The Minister for Training and Skills, Steve Herbert, today announced Federation Training will receive an additional $1.8 million to..

STATE MEMORIAL FOR TIMBER WORKERS OPENED AT HEYFIELD

Member for Eastern Victoria, Harriet Shing, has opened a memorial at Heyfield in Gippsland honouring all Victorian timber workers who died in workplace incidents. Part-funded by a $65,000 State Government grant, the $120,000 memorial carries the names of 76 timber workers who have died in..

Firefighting Aircraft Boost for Gippsland

Member for Eastern Victoria, Harriet Shing MP today welcomed addition firefighting resources as part of the roll out of Victoria’s firefighting aircraft fleet ahead of an expected busy fire season. Today’s arrival at the Latrobe Valley airbase of a firebombing helicopter will add additional capacity..

NEW ROUNDABOUT FOR DANGEROUS LANCE CREEK INTERSECTION

  The Andrews Labor Government has listened to the Lance Creek community and is installing a roundabout to reduce deaths and serious injuries at the intersection of Korumburra-Wonthaggi Road, Glen Alvie Road, West Creek Road and Bird Road at Lance Creek. Member for Eastern Victoria..

JETTY ROAD RETREAT RECOGNISED FOR MAKING VICTORIA AN UNFORGETTABLE DESTINATION

Jetty Road Retreat in Nungurner has been awarded for its contribution to making Victoria’s tourism industry the envy of the nation. Today, Member for Eastern Victoria Region, Harriet Shing congratulated Stephen and Kim Kleinitz for taking out the Standard Accommodation Category at the prestigious 2015..

Putting Government Back To Work For Gippsland

The Andrews Labor Government today unveiled Victoria’s Regional Statement, a new vision for our regions that will change the way government works with the Gippsland region. Premier Daniel Andrews today joined Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford, and regional leaders from across the state at..