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Construction Begins On Chandler Highway

Construction Begins On Chandler Highway

October 13, 2017

Major work is underway on the new Chandler Highway bridge that will slash travel times, improve reliability and remove one of Melbourne’s most notorious bottlenecks.

Construction Well Underway On Hurstbridge Line Upgrade

Construction Well Underway On Hurstbridge Line Upgrade

October 5, 2017

Work is well underway to remove two dangerous and congested level crossings, duplicate the track and run more trains, more often on the Hurstbridge line.

Public Housing Redevelopment

Public Housing Redevelopment

December 1, 2016

The Andrews Labor Government is investing $185 million to redevelop public housing properties at sites across metropolitan Melbourne.

Increasing Kindergarten Places In Rosanna

Increasing Kindergarten Places In Rosanna

October 18, 2016

Rosanna’s Interlaken Kindergarten will offer an additional 22 places in their three-year-old program because of a redevelopment by the Victorian Government.

Work Starts To Complete Darebin-Yarra Trail

Work Starts To Complete Darebin-Yarra Trail

October 17, 2016

Works to build the missing link in the Darebin-Yarra Creek Trail begin, connecting 600 kilometres of cycling and pedestrian paths for locals across Melbourne’s north and east.

Chandler Highway Another Step Closer

Chandler Highway Another Step Closer

September 29, 2016

Motorists are a step closer to seeing two major bottlenecks removed on the $110 million Chandler Highway Upgrade with four construction companies being shortlisted.

Banyule School Provision Review Enters Stage Two

Banyule School Provision Review Enters Stage Two

March 2, 2016

Banyule School Provision Review Enters Stage Two

Work Begins On Rosanna Golf Links Primary Upgrade

Work Begins On Rosanna Golf Links Primary Upgrade

March 2, 2016

Work Begins On Rosanna Golf Links Primary Upgrade

Darebin NDIS Community Forum

Darebin NDIS Community Forum

October 28, 2015
North East 12-Month Truck Curfew Trail

North East 12-Month Truck Curfew Trail

September 22, 2015

The Andrews Labor Government is delivering on its commitment to local residents, who will be able to sleep and travel easier thanks to a new 12-month truck curfew trial starting in August.

$4 Million Rescue Fund for NMIT

May 28, 2015

Melbourne Polytechnic is one of seven struggling TAFEs who will share in the first fast-tracked $20 million from the $320 million TAFE Rescue Fund.

Labor invests in health for families in Ivanhoe

May 26, 2015

New beds to expand elective surgery at the Austin Hospital
will enable and additional 750 patients to be treated each year.

Building the Education State in Ivanhoe

May 25, 2015

Viewbank College will receive $11.5 million towards a new performing arts centre, music classrooms and administration facilities.

ONLY LABOR WILL UPGRADE VIEWBANK COLLEGE WITH $11.5 MILLION

August 29, 2014

Victorian Labor has announced that Viewbank College will be upgraded.
Labor’s $11.5 million plan will build a new performing arts centre, music classrooms and administration facilities.

Duplicate Chandler Highway Policy Annoucement

June 17, 2014

Only Labor will fix Chandler Highway Bridge by providing $110 million to duplicate this iconic bridge and make it safe for pedestrians, cyclists and unblock this northern suburbs congestion hot spot

Racial Discrimination Act

May 27, 2014

The Victorian Labor Party is opposed to the Abbott Government’s plan to make it easier for people to be racially vilified.

Project 10,000: Labor’s Transport Alternative

November 22, 2013

As part of Project 10,000, Victorian Labor will remove the Rosanna level crossing.

Share Your Story

June 18, 2013

Due to the Liberal Government’s $826 million cuts to our health system, ambulance response times across Victoria are slower.

Plan to Secure Local Jobs for Local Workers

June 18, 2013

Thousands of workers in the services sector – including banking, IT and call centres – would continue to be employed locally under a new policy announced by Opposition Leader, Daniel Andrews.