Archives: March 2018

First Australian Indigenous Tourism Conference In Victoria

March 29, 2018

Victoria will showcase its thriving Aboriginal tourism industry to the nation when it hosts the Australian Indigenous Tourism Conference (AITC) in Lorne later this year.

Stepping Up In The Prevention Of Family Violence

March 29, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is leading the way when it comes to bystander intervention to prevent family violence.

Visitor Numbers Confirm Big Year For Victorian Tourism

March 28, 2018

Domestic tourists flocked to Victoria in record numbers last year – boosting Victorians jobs, businesses and tourism operators.

Victoria’s Nation-Leading Building Boom Boosting Jobs

March 28, 2018

New figures show the Andrews Labor Government has overseen an unprecedented building boom in Victoria, with engineering construction growth the strongest in the nation since December 2014.

$1 Million Boost To End Family Violence In Aboriginal Victoria

March 28, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is funding new and innovative prevention initiatives to stop family violence in Victorian Aboriginal communities.

Australia’s First Treaty Laws

March 28, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government has made history – introducing Australia’s first treaty laws into the Victorian Parliament.

More Portable Long Service Leave For Victorian Workers

March 27, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is giving community services, security and contract cleaning workers the Long Service Leave they deserve.

This Girl Can Gets Victorian Women Active

March 26, 2018

Women across Victoria will be inspired to get more active, thanks to powerful new campaign This Girl Can – Victoria, hitting our screens from today.

Desperate Liberal Stunt On GST Can’t Be Believed

March 19, 2018

Matthew Guy’s stunt on GST allocation and infrastructure funding is yet another desperate act from an increasingly desperate opposition leader.

Giving Students With A Disability A Fair Go To Find Work

March 15, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is helping students with a disability find and maintain after-school jobs.

Victorians Deserve A Wage Rise And A Fair Go

March 12, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is calling for an increase to award and minimum wages to tackle stagnating wage growth, rising inequality and reduce cost of living pressures on Victorian families.

Twenty Victorian Women Awarded Prestigious Honour

March 9, 2018

Twenty outstanding Victorian women have been inducted into the 2018 Victorian Honour Roll of Women.

Pressing For Progress At International Women’s Day 2018

March 8, 2018

On International Women’s Day the Andrews Labor Government is progressing gender equality in all areas where Victorians live, work, learn and play.

Levelling The Playing Field For Women And Girls

March 8, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is working to change attitudes towards gender equality and ending the scourge of family violence through sporting clubs.

Supporting Women In Leadership On IWD

March 8, 2018

After achieving its target of gender equality on paid boards the Andrews Labor Government is expanding this target to include senior board positions.

Working With Councils To Stop Family Violence

March 8, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is partnering with councils to promote gender equality to stop the scourge of family violence.

Working With Councils To Stop Family Violence

March 8, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is partnering with councils to promote gender equality to stop the scourge of family violence.

Making Long Service Leave Fairer

March 6, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is making long service leave fairer and more flexible for women, parents and carers.

Making Long Service Leave Fairer

March 6, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is making long service leave fairer and more flexible for women, parents and carers.

Standing Up For Bendigo’s Most Vulnerable Workers

March 5, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is cracking down on abuse and exploitation of Bendigo’s workers and cleaning up the Labour Hire industry.

Protecting Aboriginal Cultural Heritage

March 1, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is continuing to progress self-determination for Aboriginal Victorians by supporting Registered Aboriginal Parties (RAPs).

Calling All Outstanding Aboriginal Victorians

March 1, 2018

The Victorian Aboriginal Honour Roll roadshow 2018 has officially begun, sharing the stories of Aboriginal leaders both past and present across Victoria, while on the look out for this year’s inductees.