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Have Your Say on the Ballarat Station Upgrade

We are making Ballarat Station more accessible for everyone, with a $50 million upgrade - and you can now have your say on the early...

New Pumpers Made Locally To Support CFA Brigades

Victoria’s hardworking volunteer firefighters will be better equipped to keep their communities safe, with 25 new CFA pumpers rolling off local assembly lines thanks to...

Ballarat Station Upgrade Designs Revealed

The Allan Labor Government has revealed the early designs for a $50 million upgrade to Ballarat Station to improve accessibility. The new plans released today...

World-Leading Action In Ballarat To Prevent Family Violence

Ballarat will lead the way in family violence prevention thanks to a brand-new project to saturate anti-violence awareness and action – providing valuable learning for...

Financial Management Amendment (Gender Responsive Budgeting) Bill 2024

What we are doing with the Financial Management Amendment (Gender Responsive Budgeting) Bill is seeking to embed gender equality and inclusivity considerations within the Victorian...

Regional Events Fund – Member Statement

It was terrific to be Sovereign Hill yesterday with the Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events Steve Dimopoulos and the member for Ripon to...

Bringing More Events And Jobs To Regional Victoria

Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events Steve Dimopoulos today visited Ballarat to announce the new Food, Fire and Light Festival which will light up...

Helping Families Help More Kids Play The Sport They Love

Premier Jacinta Allan today joined Member for Eureka Michaela Settle, Member for Wendouree Juliana Addison and the Mount Clear Junior Football Club to announce the...

 

Ballarat Racing Upgrades To Boost Local Economy

Racing clubs in Western Victoria will benefit from new infrastructure that will help boost local economies, benefit trainers and racegoers and protect animal welfare thanks...

Helping Families in Wendouree

The Allan Labor Government’s first Budget is dedicated to helping families in Wendouree. Whether it’s helping with the cost of living, making sure our kids...

Wendouree Electorate – Constituency Question

My constituency question is for the Minister for Roads and Road Safety. How will the new roundabout that is under construction at Dyson Drive and...

Mother’s Day – Member Statement

On Mother’s Day we honour our mums. We celebrate the joys of motherhood and pay tribute to the women in our lives who are mother...

White Night Ballarat – Adjournment Matter

My adjournment matter is for the Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events, and the action I seek is for the minister to visit my...

Making Ballarat Station More Accessible

One year on since its establishment at Ballarat Station, the Travellers Aid service continues to provide vital assistance to more than 2,000 passengers.

Commercial and Industrial Property Tax Reform Bill 2024 – Second Reading Debate

I too am pleased to rise to contribute to the debate today in support of the Commercial and Industrial Property Tax Reform Bill 2024. The...

John Mildren – Member Statement

John was a wise and good man who was intelligent, compassionate and humble. He was committed to social justice and spoke to me often about...