Data On Victoria’s Worst Level Crossings Revealed

Melbourne’s most dangerous and congested level crossings cause chaos on local roads every morning. Data from the first 17 level crossings to be removed by the Andrews Labor Government reveals that motorists are stuck at boom gates for a combined 16 hours every day in the morning peak period. On the …

Children’s Book to Help Save Young Lives, by local author, launched in Albert Park.

A book teaching children how to be safe getting to and from school has been gifted to every Victorian primary school as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s efforts to save young lives. Minister for Roads and Road Safety, Luke Donnellan, today joined author Danny Katz for a reading of his book That’s …

Elsternwick’s Georgia Retallick wins Victorian Young Achiever of the Year for her work creating Y-House Foundation

Minister for Youth Affairs, Jenny Mikakos, congratulated Victoria’s budding leaders across industry, the community sector and business on their creativity and innovation at the 2015 Victorian Young Achiever Awards in Melbourne tonight. As patron of the Awards, Ms Mikakos joined young people and members of …

Innovative Program Tackles Learning Difficulties in East Bentleigh

A new program to address learning difficulties and help students achieve their best is underway in the Holy Trinity Parish in Melbourne’s south. Minister for Education, James Merlino, visited St Peter’s East Bentleigh, one of the three Holy Trinity Parish schools – along with St Paul’s …

New Campaign Welcomes Guide Dog Puppies In Training

The Andrews Labor Government today launched an education campaign to remind businesses that guide dogs and seeing eye dogs, as well as puppies in training, are legally able to enter any event, business or premises. Supported by Guide Dogs Victoria and Vision Australia Seeing Eye Dogs, the campaign aims to raise …

Minister Opens Premier ICT Trade Show In Melbourne

Minister for Small Business, Innovation and Trade, Adem Somyurek, today opened the Connect 2015 Information and Communications Technology conference and trade show. Connect 2015 is the ICT industry’s premier emerging technology trade show, with more than 140 exhibitors and 3000 visitors expected to attend …