Only Labor will remove 75 dangerous and congested Level Crossings by 2025

Only a re-elected Andrews Labor Government will keep removing our most dangerous and congested level crossings, with another 25 set to be consigned to history. Every Victorian has their own story of level crossing frustration, whether you’re in the car, on the train, on a bike or on foot. For many, …

Harnessing opportunities in the Caulfield Station Precinct

The Victorian Government is looking to residents, students and wider community members to share their ideas about the future of the Caulfield Station Precinct. The Victorian Planning Authority (VPA), the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) and Glen Eira City Council and are preparing a …

AJN opinion piece: “Where’s the money, Malcolm?”

AJN opinion piece: “Where’s the money, Malcolm?” as published in the Australian Jewish News May 18,2018 1,275 days is a long time. 1,275 days ago, Hawthorn had just won the 2nd of their 3 premierships in a row and my beloved Saints had just won their 16th wooden spoon. Tony Abbott was still …

New tram to connect city’s south-east

The Andrews Labor Government is making it easier for locals in Melbourne’s busy south-eastern suburbs to get between Caulfield and Rowville, with planning and design to begin on a new tram route to connect the precincts. The route would provide a fast, alternative transport option for thousands of Victorians …

Modern buildings on the way for Glen Eira College

Students at Glen Eira College will enjoy more modern buildings, as the Andrews Labor Government continues to make Victoria the Education State. The Member for Oakleigh, Steve Dimopoulos and the Member for Southern Metropolitan Region Philip Dalidakis MP today announced $8.55 million from the 2016/17 Victorian …

A new way forward for Caulfield Racecourse Reserve

Minister for Environment, Climate Change and Water Lisa Neville today announced a new bi-partisan working group to find an agreed way forward on a new governance model for the Caulfield Racecourse Reserve. The working group will provide independent advice on the long-term management of the Reserve, working with …

No more Level Crossings between Dandenong & the City

The Andrews Labor Government has unveiled the design to remove the nine dangerous and congested level crossings between Caulfield and Dandenong by elevating sections of the Cranbourne-Pakenham line and transforming Melbourne’s busiest rail corridor into public open space. Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister …

Minister visits bilingual Caulfield Primary School

Minister for Education James Merlino today visited Caulfield Primary School to tour classrooms and meet students and staff. The school is one of 11 government bilingual schools in Victoria, teaching subjects in English and Japanese. To really get a taste of the country, every two years students from Years 5 and 6 …