Delivering a great local school for Windsor and Prahran kids

Families in Windsor and Prahran will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to upgrade Windsor Primary School. Labor will revitalise the school’s original 1870s red brick building with $4.7 million to upgrade administration areas and transform …

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 …

24/7 Clearways to create a more reliable Punt Road

Victorians can expect a smoother and less congested journey along Punt Road from next month with 24/7 clearways to be put in place. The announcement comes as welcome relief for residents and motorists frustrated with bottlenecks and choke points on weekends, when just one parked car can reduce the critical …

24 Hour Clearways to ease Punt Road frustration

The Andrews Labor Government will slash congestion on Punt Road with the introduction of 24 hour clearways from St Kilda Junction to Alexandra Avenue. Clearways will also be introduced for up to 100 metres on either side of Punt Road at Alexandra Avenue, Toorak Road, Commercial Road and High Street. On-street …

Victoria’s Medical Research reputation attracts big business

Victoria’s strength as Australia’s medtech and research hub has been reinforced this week, with two Victorian startups set to receive $9million from venture capital firm Brandon Capital Partners’ third Medical Research Commercialisation Fund. The Fund supports early-stage biotechnology companies …

Live Music: Prahran’s Revolver play it loud and neighbour friendly

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting the state’s vibrant live music scene with six venues to share in $250,000 in grants to cover the cost of soundproofing works. Announcing the grant recipients today, Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation Jane Garrett said Victorian venues were …

New Melbourne headquarters for tech giant GoPro

GoPro will establish its Australian and New Zealand headquarters in Melbourne, creating up to 50 full-time, high-skilled jobs over the next five years. Minister for Employment, Jacinta Allan, joined GoPro executives at their Prahran offices today to make the announcement, which cements Melbourne’s reputation …