South Yarra site for $27.5m co-ed school for talented students

High-achieving students in Victoria will soon have access to a new state-of-the-art facility, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino today announced the Victorian Budget 2018/19 includes $27.5 million to build a new, co-educational Centre for Higher Education Studies next to …

Victoria’s first vertical school unveiled in Southern Metro

Victoria’s first vertical government school opened its doors today, providing inner city families with a new state-of-the-art primary school, in another sign the Andrews Labor Government is building the Education State. Premier Daniel Andrews, Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Albert Park …

New world-class university campus for Fishermans Bend

The Andrews Labor Government is helping to create a world-class university campus in the heart of Fishermans Bend – driving highly-skilled jobs of the future and new investment opportunities. Treasurer Tim Pallas, Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll, and Member for Albert Park Martin Foley …

Major school upgrade for Sandringham students

Students at Sandringham East Primary School will have a new competition-grade stadium and gymnasium next year thanks to a $7.8 million injection from the Andrews Labor Government. Stage one of the project will see a new stadium built, which will house a competition-grade gym, as well as music and art facilities, …

Making Victoria a state of innovators

The Andrews Labor Government is investing in Victoria’s future as a global innovation centre with $50,000 to inspire the next generation of problem solvers and equip them with the skills they need. The Labor Government is partnering with the Royal Society of Victoria and the Commonwealth Government to …

Victoria leading national CyberSecurity skills push

Victoria is leading the push to implement a national training model to give Australians the skills they need to secure jobs as cyber security experts, filling critical shortages in the banking, telecommunications and defence industries. Thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government, Box Hill Institute has …

Recognising Victoria’s best International Students

The Andrews Labor Government has celebrated Victoria’s best and brightest international students at the annual Victorian International Education Awards in Melbourne. Seven students from seven different countries were presented with awards including the prestigious Premier’s Award which is worth …

Construction starts on the new Prahran High School

Families in Melbourne’s inner south are one step closer to the first-rate classrooms they deserve, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Southern Metropolitan Region Philip Dalidakis today turned the first sod to mark the start of construction of the new Prahran High School. “The new Prahran High …