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REGIONAL STUDENTS DISCOVER MINECRAFT AND METRO TUNNEL

Students in regional Victoria are learning about the Metro Tunnel Project’s archaeological discoveries and Melbourne landmarks by digging in to the world of Minecraft thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas today met students at Woodend Primary School to introduce them..

KYNETON LOCALS GET ON BOARD THE IMPROVED BUS NETWORK

Bus patronage has increased by 45 per cent in Kyneton since the Andrews Labor Government introduced the new bus network in April. Minister for Public Transport Melissa Horne was in Kyneton today to mark the success of the new bus network which has delivered more..

TYLDEN PRIMARY SCHOOL CLASSROOMS TO UNDERGO MAJOR WORKS

Students at Tylden Primary School will soon be learning in improved classrooms thanks to a $255,000 funding announcement from the Victorian Government Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas today announced the investment will go towards upgrading two relocatable buildings at the school to ensure students have..

ROAD UPGRADE KEEPING CLARKEFIELD CONNECTED

Work is underway on major repair and rehabilitation works on Clarkefield’s Station Street, which will improve access to passenger rail services and recreation facilities for the community. The Andrews Labor Government have invested $293,333 from round two of the Fixing Country Roads Program into the..

MACEDON ELECTORATE SCHOOLS TO SHARE IN $515M MAINTENANCE BLITZ

Every local government school in the Macedon electorate will share in $515 million, the single largest boost to school maintenance ever undertaken, thanks to an unprecedented investment by the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas today announced a total of $2.58 million to..

UPGRADES FOR DAYLESFORD PRIMARY TO SPARK SCHOOL PRIDE

Daylesford Primary School students will soon benefit from school building improvements, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas today announced the $175,060 funding boost for upgrades to toilets and other maintenance projects around the school. This project is one of 29..

BETTER ACCESS FOR DAYLESFORD BUSINESSES

Construction is underway on a project to improve access to Daylesford’s Industrial Precinct, helping to create more jobs and take heavy vehicles off local roads thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas today visited Daylesford to see work begin on lowering..

SUPPORT FOR AUSTRALIA’S BIGGEST REGIONAL LGBTIQ FESTIVAL

Today, on Wear It Purple Day, the Andrews Labor Government announced ongoing support of $150,000 over three years to ChillOut Festival. Since it began over 20 years ago, ChillOut has grown to become Australia’s number one Queer Country Pride festival. The iconic festival has cemented..

DELIVERING MORE SUPPORT FOR LOCAL LIBRARIES

The Andrews Labor Government is investing in improving public libraries across Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges so local communities continue to have access to quality facilities. This week, Minister for Local Government Adem Somyurek announced $4.5 million was available as part of the 2019-20 Living..

SWITCHED ON TO SOLAR AT NEW GISBORNE PRIMARY

Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas visited New Gisborne Primary School to discuss their capital project and test their new solar panels, allocated to the school as part of an $83,000 grant. The 200 panels will produce around 75kw, meaning the majority of power at New..

IMPROVING SAFETY AT HEATHCOTE-KYNETON ROAD INTERSECTION

Locals, tourists and freight drivers travelling north of Kyneton will now have safer journeys with an intersection upgrade complete on Heathcote-Kyneton Road thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Crews have finished work on the second and final stage of the $1 million project to improve..

UPGRADED CLASSROOMS AND FACILITIES FOR MOUNT MACEDON PRIMARY SCHOOL

Mount Macedon students now have bigger, better classrooms and school facilities to learn in, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas today visited Mount Macedon Primary to open its $472,000 upgrade, which includes a refurbishment of a covered, outdoor learning area..

MORE WATERS FOR BOATING AND FISHING IN CENTRAL VICTORIA

Four more lakes in central Victoria are now open to recreational fishers in canoes, kayaks and boats with electric motors, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s plan to get more people fishing, more often. Minister for Fishing and Boating Jaala Pulford joined fishers, paddlers and..

KYNETON TIGERS ROAR WITH FEMALE FRIENDLY PAVILION

The Andrews Labor Government is getting on with delivering a new female-friendly pavilion at the Kyneton showgrounds, giving more eager netballers and footballers the chance to shine. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas officially opened the upgraded pavilion today at the Kyneton Showgrounds, made possible thanks..

DELIVERING FOR FEMALE SPORTING STARS IN WOODEND

More women and girls can kick goals and hit sixes in Woodend thanks to a new female-friendly pavilion at Gilbert Gordon Oval. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas officially opened the redeveloped pavilion today, made possible thanks to a $100,000 grant from the Andrews Labor Government’s..

DAYLESFORD TABLE TENNIS CLUB THE PLACE TO BE FOR LOCALS TO GET ACTIVE

The Andrews Labor Government together with VicHealth is giving Daylesford Table Tennis Club the tools it needs to grow. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas today visited the Daylesford Table Tennis Club to see their new equipment, courtesy of a $2,340 grant from VicHealth’s Active Clubs..

CARLSRUHE STATION ANOTHER STEP CLOSER

Carlsruhe CFA volunteers, friends and family gathered at Cobb and Co Road to celebrate the brigade’s 60-year anniversary today and mark the start of construction on the new station. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas MP attended the festivities and thanked volunteers for their countless hours..