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CONNECTING TWO OF MELTON’S BEST NATURAL ASSETS

Works have started on a major project to connect Melton’s Botanic Gardens with the Toolern Creek Trails, in an $850,000 project supported by a $190,900 grant from the Andrews Labor Government.

EXPANDING KINDERGARTEN PLACES FOR MOORABOOL FAMILIES

The Victorian Government is helping families in Darley access bigger, better kindergarten services. Western Metropolitan MP Cesar Melhem today visited Darley Early Years Hub in Darley to open the new centre.

BETTER RECREATIONAL SPACE FOR MELBOURNE’S OUTER WEST

Member for Western Metro region Cesar Melhem MP today announced the beginning of works on the upgrade of Kenswick Drive Reserve in Hillside, thanks to a $194,000 grant from the Andrews Labor Government. The revamp of Kenswick Drive Reserve will support recreational activities in a..

COMPLETED: ST ALBANS LEVEL CROSSING

The dangerous and congested level crossings in St Albans are now gone for good, as work on the removal of two more crossings ramps up across town. Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan visited St Albans today to celebrate the removal of the crossings, opening..

JOAN KIRNER WOMEN’S & CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

Six hundred jobs will be created in Melbourne’s rapidly growing West with construction on the Andrews Labor Government’s new $200 million Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital now underway. Premier Daniel Andrews joined Minister for Health Jill Hennessy, Member for St Albans Natalie Suleyman and..

NEW SUNSHINE LIBRARY AND LEARNING CENTRE

The new Sunshine Library and Learning Centre was officially opened today, providing Brimbank residents with a world class educational and community facility.

THE MESSENGER DOGS – TALES OF WWI

A new travelling roadshow will visit Victoria’s primary schools to teach young students about our Anzac story and World War I.

DELIVERING RECORD FUNDING FOR WESTERN HEALTH

More patients will receive the care, treatment and surgeries they need sooner with the Andrews Labor Government spending a record $16.47 billion across the entire health system this year.

WESTERN HEALTH VOLUNTEERS HONOURED

Western Health volunteer Milan Gluhak and the Hazeldean Transition Care Unit Volunteer Team have both received Awards for their work to support patients in Melbourne’s West. Announced during National Volunteer Week, the 2015 Minister for Health Volunteer Awards recognise the dedication and commitment of volunteers at Victoria's health services.

$50 MILLION FOR TAFEs TO GET VICTORIA BACK TO WORK

Member for the Western Metropolitan Region, Cesar Melhem, said the $50 million fund will save TAFEs that are struggling financially and help institutes build partnerships with companies in the six growth sectors of the economy identified by the Labor Government’s Back to Work Plan to create at least 100,000 jobs.

Ice Action Plan

ICE ACTION PLAN WILL HELP FAMILIES, SAVE LIVES IN MELBOURNE’S WEST The Andrews Labor Government will embark on a landmark, $45.5 million effort to reduce the supply, demand and harm of a drug that’s ruining lives in Melbourne’s Western Suburbs. Premier Daniel Andrews today released..

Only Labor Will Deliver Level Crossing Removals in the West

The Napthine Government continues to claim they have prioritised Main Road St Albans, but the truth is the project is on a go slow, with only a tiny amount of planning funding being committed to it, and no capital works since 2010.