Electorate Press Releases

 

Entries for November 2013

Funding available for organisations to honour veterans

28 November, 2013
Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region Gordon Rich-Phillips is encouraging local community organisations to apply for Victorian Government funding for ini... Read more

Local company awarded voucher to explore benefits of technologies

28 November, 2013
Oakleigh South mattress and pillow protection manufacturer, Snugfit Australia, will work with Swinburne University of Technology to carry out design and manufac... Read more

Extra late night and free public transport for Christmas and New Year

27 November, 2013
South Eastern Metropolitan Region MP Gordon Rich-Phillips is encouraging south-east residents to make the most of free travel across Victoria’s public tra... Read more

Australia’s first automated fire danger signs launched in south-east

27 November, 2013
Gordon Rich-Phillips, Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region, has welcomed the official launch of Australia’s first automated Fire Danger Rating sig... Read more

Local community heroes honoured for saving lives

26 November, 2013
Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region Gordon Rich-Phillips has paid tribute to two inspiring local residents who showed extraordinary courage and leaders... Read more

Disability self-help grants now open

20 November, 2013
Gordon Rich-Phillips, Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region, today announced that grants of up to $10,000 over two years are now available to self-help g... Read more

$350,000 for Wagstaff Cranbourne rebuild to create 110 jobs

19 November, 2013
Meat processing facility Wagstaff Cranbourne will increase its exports and create 110 new jobs with the help of $350,000 from the Victorian Coalition Government... Read more

SES volunteers recognised for long-term service

19 November, 2013
South Eastern Metropolitan Region MP Gordon Rich-Phillips has extended his congratulations to 97 SES volunteers who have been recognised for their long-term con... Read more

New $80,000 lighting to deliver bright future for sport in Frankston

19 November, 2013
Several Frankston clubs can look forward to more game time thanks to $80,000 in funding from the Victorian Coalition Government to install new o... Read more

Locals urged to understand their risk this Fire Action Week

18 November, 2013
South Eastern Region Metropolitan MP Gordon Rich-Phillips is reminding residents of their need to understand their fire risk and be ready to act this summer as ... Read more

Online registry to connect newly arrived skilled migrants with local employers

13 November, 2013
Gordon Rich-Phillips, Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region, said the launch today of an online service will help to connect newly arrived skilled migran... Read more

Train performance improves on Cranbourne and Frankston lines

13 November, 2013
Cranbourne line commuters are benefiting from improved performance across Melbourne’s suburban train network with an overall 6.5 per cent increase in trai... Read more

New residential zones for Dandenong

07 November, 2013
A new plan for housing and jobs in Dandenong has been implemented by the Victorian Coalition Government and the City of Greater Dandenong. Greater Dandenong... Read more

Coalition gives boost to south-east region environment project

07 November, 2013
Eight south-eastern region councils have been awarded a share of $4.79 million in grants towards a joint project to help manage the financial risks associated w... Read more

New phone app to help Victorian renters

07 November, 2013
Gordon Rich-Phillips, Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region, is urging local residents to take advantage of a free smartphone app giving renters useful t... Read more

Casey slam dunks $730,000 for new sports facilities

06 November, 2013
More people in Casey will be getting more active more often following today’s news of $730,000 in Victorian Coalition Government funding to improve two po... Read more

Report reveals ‘risky’ councillor ward funds

06 November, 2013
An independent report by Victoria’s municipal watchdog into the use of ward funds by 32 of Victoria’s 79 councils has found that some councillors ri... Read more

$250,000 helps get urban skate park off the ground

06 November, 2013
Skateboarders, BMXers, rollerbladers and scooter riders in Noble Park will soon be mastering the latest tricks at their own skate park thanks to a $250,000 Vict... Read more

New cutting-edge technology to drive down road trauma

01 November, 2013
The Frankston police region will be part of a pilot program trialling cutting-edge Victoria Police BlueNet patrol cars, Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Re... Read more