The Andrews Labor Government is encouraging local employers to access the updated Back to Work scheme and hire unemployed workers in Macedon. The Back to Work Scheme, which is a capped two-year $100 million fund, has been further boosted with a significant increase to the..
The Andrews Labor Government is fast-tracking funding to take immediate action to reform our ambulance system – delivering improved response times and better support for paramedics after four years of crisis and neglect under the former Liberal Government. Minister for Ambulance Services, Jill Hennessy, today..
Education Minister, James Merlino with the Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas MP and the Minister for Women and the Prevention of Family Violence, Fiona Richardson with students from Gisborne Secondary College.
Empowering women and less rigid gender roles amongst younger generations are two key factors in eliminating family violence in our community according to speakers at a forum hosted by the Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas and attended by the Minister for Women and the Prevention..
Minister for Environment, Climate Change and Water Lisa Neville today announced $2.6 million in funding for domestic wastewater management in Blackwood. Minister Neville made the announcement with Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas in Blackwood, meeting with residents and other stakeholders. The program will replace or..
Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas today visited Romsey Primary School in Macedon to discuss refurbishment plans, tour the school and meet staff and students. Romsey Primary School has received $112,000 of maintenance funding which the school is spending on..
Schools in Macedon will share in more than $550,000 of extra funding in 2016 as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s plan to make Victoria the Education State.
Government schools across Macedon will now be able to apply for funding to build more inclusive and equitable facilities under a new $10 million fund.
Gisborne Secondary College is receiving $50,000 towards the construction of its new Performing Arts Centre in addition to $78,000 for general maintenance.
CFAs across the Macedon electorate will share in $12.5 million to purchase much-needed equipment as part of the 2015-16 Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment Program (VESEP). Labor Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas said the VESEP grants would fund operational equipment, such as trucks, tankers, watercraft, trailers..
Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas, today announced that WayOut at Cobaw Community Health will receive $195,000 to deliver youth suicide prevention programs targeting LGBTI young people in Macedon and surrounds. The announcement was made at an event organised by Kyneton Secondary College students, “Wear it..
Respectful relationships education will be introduced into the school curriculum from next year to support students to learn how to build healthy relationships, understand global cultures, ethics and traditions, and to prevent family violence.