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PROTECTING THE RIGHT TO FARM IN VICTORIA

The Andrews Labor Government is making planning fairer, simpler and easier to understand for Victoria’s animal industries with the launch of significant reforms to Victoria’s planning scheme.

CRIME DOWN IN MACEDON RANGES

New figures released today by the independent Crime Statistics Agency show the six-year crime trend that started in 2011 has been turned around, with the Macedon Ranges seeing a decline in crime rates for the past 12 months.

CRIME DOWN IN HEPBURN SHIRE

New figures released today by the independent Crime Statistics Agency show the six-year crime trend that started in 2011 has been turned around, with the Hepburn Shire seeing a decline in crime rates for the past 12 months.

$103,000 TO GROW MACEDON RANGES WINERIES

The Victorian Government has backed the Macedon Ranges Wine Region with a $103,775 package to increase Australian and overseas markets, boost wine tourism and grow wine businesses in the region.

BOOST TO SUPPORT CFA VOLUNTEERS

Volunteer firefighters across the region are receiving a welcome boost for vital equipment and facility upgrades totalling $228,000, thanks to a new Andrews Labor Government-funded program.

KYNETON MUSEUM WINS LOCAL HISTORY FUNDS

Kyneton Museum’s work to preserve community history for generations to come has been recognised as part of the 2018 Local History Grants Program. Through the program, Kyneton Museum has received $14,232 to upgrade exhibition display cases. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas, today joined members of..

WELCOME WINTER RELIEF FOR MACEDON COMMUTERS

A new weather proof shelter has been installed on platform two at Macedon Station, as part of broader works to upgrade the station. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas, today joined passengers during their morning commute to officially open the shelter. Macedon Station’s car park will..