Electorate Press Releases


Entries for March 2014

Safety improvements for drivers on Moorooduc Highway

31 March, 2014
Work to improve safety at the intersection of the Moorooduc Highway and Frankston-Flinders Road in Frankston has been completed, as part of the Government&rs... Read more

Cheaper train travel for south-east commuters

27 March, 2014
Train travel will be cheaper for south-east commuters travelling on the Cranbourne, Frankston and Pakenham lines, the Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Regi... Read more

Bombardier in Dandenong South to deliver new VLocity train for V/Line network

27 March, 2014
Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region Gordon Rich-Phillips has welcomed the news that the Coalition Government will boost its existing order of rolling s... Read more

Local households urged to use the 'Right Water'

26 March, 2014
Gordon Rich-Phillips, Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region, has welcomed the launch of Right Water, a new campaign to encourage local households to make... Read more

Register now for Premier’s Active April

25 March, 2014
Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region Gordon Rich-Phillips has encouraged the community to consider committing to a month of increased activity with the ... Read more

$10,000 grants for local crime prevention initiatives

25 March, 2014
Community groups and councils can now access grants of up to $10,000 for local crime prevention initiatives as part of the Victorian Coalition Government’... Read more

Work underway to improve safety in Frankston

20 March, 2014
A Frankston intersection is getting an upgrade to improve safety for drivers and pedestrians. A total of $173,000 is being spent on the Nepean Highway/Davey... Read more

School energy grants up for grabs

19 March, 2014
Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region Gordon Rich-Phillips today encouraged schools in his south-east electorate to sign up to the Victorian Coalition Go... Read more

More emergency management funding for Greater Dandenong

19 March, 2014
Greater Dandenong Council will continue to benefit from the Coalition Government’s Municipal Emergency Resourcing Program (MERP) with a two-year funding c... Read more

Funding for community sports facilities now open

14 March, 2014
Applications for the 2015/16 community Facility Funding Program (CFFP) are now open, with funding available for a broad range of sport and recreation projects. ... Read more

Coalition Government provides information boost for Mulgrave small businesses

11 March, 2014
Small businesses in the Mulgrave area will be able to access relevant, reliable and affordable information on business management thanks to a for... Read more

Victoria’s first women’s prevention and recovery mental health facility opens at Springvale

11 March, 2014
Women experiencing mental illness in Melbourne’s south eastern suburbs now have access to a dedicated women’s-only residential prevention and recove... Read more

Land supply in south-east growth corridor to boost Victoria’s economy

06 March, 2014
• 50,000 housing lots to be released in 2014 • Boost to construction industry and employment • Victorian Coalition Government building a bett... Read more

Billion-dollar rail investment to benefit south-east

06 March, 2014
Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region Gordon Rich-Phillips has today welcomed the Victorian Coalition Government’s announcement of a $2-2.5 billion... Read more

Speed limit change reduces confusion and increases safety

06 March, 2014
Regular users of the Frankston Freeway outbound, north of Cranbourne Road will notice a change in speed limit, with a reduction from 90km/h to 80km/h along the ... Read more

$35.4 million Food to Asia Plan – Building a Better Victoria

05 March, 2014
• Food to Asia Plan a key driver of economic growth and jobs in Victoria • Plan designed to get more Victorian food and beverages on Asian tables &b... Read more

Call to recognise local excellence in 60th Victorian training awards

04 March, 2014
Calling all outstanding apprentices, trainees, industry leaders, training providers and teachers – nominations for the 2014 Victorian Training Awards are ... Read more

Local Year 9 student leaders off to China in $13m program

03 March, 2014
Minister for Education Martin Dixon today presented blazers to the first 70 students taking part in the Victorian Coalition Government’s $13 million Victo... Read more