Locals and residents from surrounding towns travelling through Toolern Vale will have a safer journey thanks to a speed limit change along on Diggers Rest-Coimadai Road. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas, said the Andrews Labor Government had listened to locals with the implementation of a..
The Victorian Government will get shovels in the ground and thousands of people back to work, building the projects that matter to Victoria – and creating the jobs that matter to Victorians. Today, the Government launched the first part of our Building Works package, which..
The Andrews Labor Government will fix old buildings, deliver extra classrooms and build ten brand new schools in a state-wide construction blitz that will create thousands of jobs across the state and kickstart Victoria’s economy. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas today announced Gisborne South Primary..
Designs have been released for Stage 2 of exciting upgrades to Gisborne Primary School, which will give students the facilities they need for a great start in life. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas, today revealed designs for the $10 million project, which includes a new..
Local people who have lost work due to the coronavirus pandemic will have the chance to secure new jobs in the campaign to help slow the spread of the virus and support the community, under the Andrews Labor Government’s Working for Victoria initiative. Macedon Ranges..
The Andrews Labor Government is giving Macedon Ranges communities their first look at a concept design for a new roundabout at the intersection of Melbourne and Kilmore Roads in Gisborne. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas said the $12.5 million upgrade will improve safety, traffic flow..
The Victorian Government will ensure women and children escaping family violence have a safe place to go and the support they need during the coronavirus pandemic. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas, welcomed the Government’s $40.2 million investment in specialist services and crisis accommodation for people..
The Victorian Government is supporting tenants and landlords across the Macedon Ranges through the coronavirus pandemic, after residential and commercial tenancy laws were reformed in parliament last month. The $500 million package aims to give certainty to residential and commercial tenants and landlords, while they..
Households facing economic hardship because of coronavirus are protected from having their gas or electricity disconnected, thanks to reforms put in place by the Victorian Government. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas said that under these reforms, which started in 2019, energy retailers must provide assistance..
The Andrews Labor Government is helping preserve the legacy of veterans by enhancing Mount Macedon’s iconic Memorial Cross Reserve. Minister for Veterans Robin Scott and Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas today announced the Mount Macedon War Memorial Cross Reserve Committee will receive $50,000 to improve..
Women experiencing or at risk of family violence will continue to get access to the services they and their children need, with a two-year funding package for women’s health services across Victoria. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas today announced Women’s Health Loddon Mallee is one..
(Photo taken in 2018, prior to COVID-19 restrictions) Trentham families will soon have access to more kinder placements and better early childhood learning facilities, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas, today announced that construction on the $668,435 Trentham Kindergarten project..
Children at Woodend Kindergarten will now be able to enjoy their brand new inclusive outdoor learning space, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas, today announced that construction on the Woodend Kinder upgrade is now complete. The project was made possible..
Seven agribusinesses in the Macedon Ranges have received grants through the Andrews Labor Government’s Small-Scale and Craft Program to support business growth, create jobs and attract more visitors to enjoy our locally made food, beer and spirits. Member for Macedon, Mary-Anne Thomas, today visited Animus..
Residents in the Macedon Ranges will soon see more police on the streets, with an additional 9 officers allocated to the police division that services the local community as the Andrews Labor Government continues to deliver the biggest boost to police resources in history. Member..
The Andrews Labor Government is continuing its support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ+) young people through the latest round of Healthy Equal Youth (HEY) Project Grants. Hepburn Shire Council was awarded a $10,000 grant to support Daylesford Secondary College’s Pride Brigade..
New aerators at the Kyneton Water Reclamation Plant have been switched on today, signalling the practical completion of the first stage of the redevelopment at the site. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas inspected the facility, which is undergoing a multi-million-dollar upgrade to be able to..
Australia’s largest and longest running LGBTIQ regional festival has kicked off thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s $20 million Regional Events Fund. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas was at ChillOut Pride today which is one of the festival’s most beloved events of the weekend. The..