Extra trams and free travel an ace for tennis fans

The Andrews Labor Government is making it easier for fans to enjoy the Australian Open with free travel and more than 3000 extra tram services between the city and the tennis. Australian Open ticket holders and staff will be able to travel for free along the tram routes servicing Melbourne Park, taking them …

Golden Plains Wind Farm granted a planning permit

One of Australia’s largest wind farms is a step closer to construction, with Acting Minister for Planning Lily D’Ambrosio today announcing planning permit approval for the Golden Plains Wind Farm. The Golden Plains Wind Farm, about 60 kilometres north-west of Geelong, would create hundreds of jobs and …

Celebration of Chinese culture past and present at the NGV

Ancient Chinese culture will come together with dynamic contemporary art in the National Gallery of Victoria’s (NGV) next Melbourne Winter Masterpieces blockbuster Terracotta Warriors | Cai Guo-Qiang. Minister for Creative Industries Martin Foley announced the exhibition today, which will be the centrepiece …

Learning to drive goes digital with new app

The Andrews Labor Government is making it easier for families to help their kids become safer drivers, launching a brand-new app that allows learner drivers to digitally log their driving hours. The new app and accompanying website will mean families can throw away inconvenient old paper log books, giving them a …

Electronic school zone signs for a safer Elwood Education Precinct

The Andrews Labor Government will deliver a major safety boost for students at Elwood College, installing electronic speed signs outside the school. Member for Southern Metropolitan Region Phil Dalidakis today to announced that the new signs will be installed on Glen Huntly Road along the south entrance to the …

Safety upgrades for school kids in Armadale

The Andrews Labor Government is boosting safety at King David School in Armadale, installing electronic speed signs outside the school. We’re investing in these new speed signs to boost safety for the hundreds of kids, parents and teachers that travel in this busy area every day. These new electronic signs will …