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 …

A strong team to keep delivering for all Victorians

For the first time in the state’s history, half the Victorian Cabinet will be women. Premier Daniel Andrews has today unveiled the new Andrews Labor Government’s Cabinet, which will have 50 per cent women, and 50 per cent of the lead Ministers of Government departments will be women. This is a strong, …

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 …

More Jobs and Investment with new Victoria and China Deal

Victorian businesses are one step closer to unlocking the trade and investment opportunities of China’s ambitious Belt and Road Initiative, with a historic agreement between Victoria and China signed today. Premier Daniel Andrews and Chinese Ambassador Cheng Jingye today finalised a Memorandum of …

New facility to boost Australian BioMed manufacturing

End-to-end Australian biopharmaceutical production for small to medium enterprises will soon be possible, with the Andrews Labor Government committing funding to a ground-breaking early-stage biologics manufacturing facility. “We’re proud to support the development of this new CSIRO facility which will help us …

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, …

Hundreds of local projects, chosen by local communities

Grassroots sports clubs, community gardens and homeless services are among more than 230 local organisations that will receive funding through the Andrews Labor Government Pick My Project initiative. Premier Daniel Andrews joined Minister for Suburban Development Lily D’Ambroiso at Hansen Reserve in West …

Victoria, the home of Food and Fibre in Australia

The Andrews Labor Government has helped secure a major international trade event, in a coup that will boost investment, create jobs and cement Victoria’s place as the food and wine capital. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford announced last night that in September next year Melbourne will host Global …

Boosting innovative Tech jobs in Melbourne

Clusters of creative and technology jobs in Victorian areas such as inner Melbourne’s Cremorne will be strengthened by a new planning zone and policy to support Enterprise Precincts. Minister for Planning Richard Wynne and Minister for Innovation and the Digital Economy Philip Dalidakis launched Unlocking …

Leading #MedTech talent win Vic QuickFire Challenge 2018

Johnson & Johnson Innovation LLC and the Victorian State Government today announced the winners of the Victorian QuickFire Challenge: Driving Device Innovation at the recently opened Johnson & Johnson Innovation Partnering Office at Monash University (JJIPO@Monash) in Melbourne, Australia. “The Victorian …