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UPGRADED FACILITIES FOR NEWHAM PRIMARY SCHOOL NOW COMPLETE

Newham students now have the facilities they need with the Andrews Labor Government completing an upgrade at Newham Primary School. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas today announced works are now complete on Newham Primary School’s $18,120 upgrade to deliver landscaping works at the front of..

UPGRADED FACILITIES FOR TARADALE PRIMARY SCHOOL NOW COMPLETE

Taradale students now have the facilities they need for a great start in life with the Andrews Labor Government completing an upgrade at Taradale Primary School. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas today announced works are now complete on Taradale Primary School to deliver an upgrade..

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER ACTION GRANTS ANNOUNCED

The Upper Campaspe Landcare community group in Macedon, have received $24,000 in funding as part of the Community Volunteer Action Grants program, aimed at supporting communities and community organisations and volunteers across Victoria and in Macedon. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas announced the successful grant..

TUTOR PROGRAM TO CONTINUE IN MACEDON SCHOOLS

The Victorian Government will make sure that not one school student in Macedon is left behind in the wake of the pandemic, with the state’s extraordinarily successful tutor program to continue until the end of 2022. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas today announced $230.4 million..

CHANGE FOR THE BETTER AT THE HOME OF HEPBURN’S BURRAS

The Hepburn Burras Football and Netball Club and Hepburn Cricket Club now have more room to grow, with the completion of their new female friendly pavilion at Laurie Sullivan Reserve. Member for Macedon Mary Anne-Thomas today joined members of the Burras to officially open the..

MAKING KINDERS MORE INCLUSIVE FOR VICTORIAN CHILDREN

The Victorian Government is making sure kindergartens across the state are inclusive for children of all abilities by upgrading early childhood education centres and buying specialist equipment to help support learning outcomes. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas today announced a $12,894 of Building Blocks Inclusion..

SOLAR PANELS FOR GOVERNMENT SCHOOLS

The Victorian Government will install solar panels at government schools, helping them be greener and more environmentally sustainable while reducing electricity costs. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas today announced that applications are now open for Macedon local schools to apply for funding to install solar..

VICTORIAN TRAINING AWARDS 2021 FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

Locals Andrew Jan and Steven Hull have been named a finalists for the Victorian Training Awards. Mr Jan is studying plumbing and has been named a finalist for Apprentice of the Year and Mr Hull is studying agriculture and has been named a finalist for..

BRAEMAR STUDENT HONOURED IN PREMIER’S VCE AWARDS

A Braemar student has been recognised alongside the state’s best performing VCE students in the Premier’s VCE Awards. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas today congratulated Madeline Condron on her outstanding achievement. Ms Condron was recognised with an award in Australian History. A total of 297..

HELPING LOW-INCOME HOUSEHOLDS STAY COMFY AND SAVE MONEY

The Andrews Labor Government will help thousands of low-income Victorians upgrade their inefficient heating and cooling systems – improving the comfort of their homes, lowering greenhouse gas emissions and saving households up to $300 per year on their energy bills. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas..

KYNETON LOCAL BUSINESSES WINNERS IN TECH GRANTS

Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas announced today that local businesses Story Box Library and Common Ground Trails have been awarded grants from the Technology Adoption and Innovation Program. · Story Box Library aims to create a hybrid mobile/tablet app extension of the Story Box Library..

WORK STARTS ON GISBORNE & MALMSBURY SCHOOL UPGRADES

Students at Gisborne Secondary College and Malmsbury Primary School are a step closer to getting the facilities they need for a great start in life, with an architect appointed to design their exciting upgrades. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas today announced that Kosloff Architecture has..

A CHANCE TO GET MORE ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGERS IN MACEDON

The Victorian Government is calling for businesses, councils and community organisations to install electric vehicle charging stations across the state, with $5 million in funding to expand Victoria’s network of fast-chargers – including chargers that give electric vehicles enough power to drive 100km after ten..