A treaty between Aboriginal Victorians and the Victorian Government is one step closer, with new funding to advance negotiations. A $28.5 million investment, delivered as part of the Victorian Budget 2017/18, will help lay the groundwork for treaty negotiations and ensure Aboriginal Victorians are at the..
Archives for April, 2017
Works to remove the notorious bottleneck at the intersection of Kings and Taylors Road in Delahey will start this month with the removal of the existing roundabout. Member for Sydenham Natalie Hutchins, Member for Koroit Marlene Kairouz and Member for St Albans Natalie Suleyman today..
The Andrews Labor Government has officially changed the name of Mt Eccles National Park to Budj Bim National Park, restoring the Aboriginal name and recognising the area’s Aboriginal history and significance. Changing the name acknowledges the cultural importance of the Budj Bim area, which has..
A new helpline established to provide timely support to permanent carers has been launched by the Andrews Labor Government today. Manned by qualified staff, the helpline will provide greater support for permanent carers, as well as referral, advocacy and advice to assist them to look..
The West Gate Tunnel Project will make it easier and safer for pedestrians and cyclists to get around Melbourne, with over 14km of new and upgraded cycling and walking paths, including a new 2.5km veloway above Footscray Road. For the first time, cyclists and pedestrians..
The design has now been chosen and the builder selected to get to work on the West Gate Tunnel. Premier Daniel Andrews today announced that a consortium headlined by John Holland and CPB Contractors has been selected to build the West Gate Tunnel Project. The..