Electorate Press Releases

 

Entries for September 2014

Working with councils to prevent violence against women

25 September, 2014
Crime Prevention Minister Edward O'Donohue today announced a Victorian Coalition Government grant of $200,000 to help councils work with communities to prevent ... Read more

Safety the focus of intersection improvements in Dandenong

24 September, 2014
A $756,000 funding boost for safety measures in Dandenong will be welcome news for all road users travelling in the area, Member for South Eastern Metropolitan ... Read more

New $5 million multi-agency emergency management hub opens in Dandenong

23 September, 2014
Fire services personnel in the Southern Metropolitan region have a new headquarters and multi-agency facility with the official opening of the $5 million CFA Di... Read more

$427,000 for safety improvements at notorious Cranbourne intersection

23 September, 2014
Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region Gordon Rich-Phillips has welcomed the news that safety at the intersection of Sladen Street and Codrington Street i... Read more

Coalition Government helping to retrain workers at Dandenong centre

23 September, 2014
Workers across Melbourne affected by economic restructuring will be able to access vital support to retrain and find new jobs through the new South Eastern Work... Read more

$10,000 grants helping Dandenong schools save energy and money

22 September, 2014
Two Greater Dandenong schools will each receive $10,000 from the Victorian Coalition Government to help save energy costs through better energy-efficiency measu... Read more

$2.5 million Coalition Government investment to get ball rolling on Frankston Basketball Stadium redevelopment

22 September, 2014
Basketball in Frankston is set to grow even further in popularity after $2.5 million of Coalition Government funding was announced today that will get the ball ... Read more

Victoria’s emergency services prepare for busy fire season

17 September, 2014
Victorian fire agencies are preparing for a challenging fire season with multi-agency briefings and exercises starting across Victoria from today. Eighteen ... Read more

First aid training for all Year 9 students under a re-elected Coalition Government

17 September, 2014
First aid training for Year 9 students will be introduced into all Victorian secondary schools under a re-elected Coalition Government, Member for South Eastern... Read more

$263,795 maintenance funding boost for south-east schools

16 September, 2014
Four south-east schools will share in $185,639 in maintenance funding to repair, replace or rebuild school buildings, Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Regi... Read more

Local students to join 2015 Anzac Day Gallipoli tour

16 September, 2014
Gordon Rich-Phillips, Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region, has congratulated four local students who are among 76 students and 14 teacher chaperones se... Read more

New Children’s Koori Court for Melbourne’s south-east

16 September, 2014
Attorney-General Robert Clark recently joined President of the Children’s Court, Judge Peter Couzens, in opening the Dandenong Children’s Koori Co... Read more

Victorian Coalition Government promises $12 million for Cranbourne Secondary College

09 September, 2014
Gordon Rich-Phillips, Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region, has welcomed the news that Stage 3 of the Cranbourne Secondary College modernisation project... Read more

Frankston kindergartens share $45,000 in grants

09 September, 2014
Gordon Rich-Phillips, Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region, has congratulated six preschools in Frankston and Frankston North on being awarded $45,549 i... Read more

Coalition Government delivers boost for Cranbourne racing

09 September, 2014
Country Spring Racing at the Cranbourne Turf Club has been given a kick-along thanks to the Victorian Coalition Government’s support for two major country... Read more

Lynbrook’s social housing development turns one!

09 September, 2014
Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region Gordon Rich-Phillips has praised the success of a pioneering housing development in Lynbrook which today turns one.... Read more

New mental health and police response kicks off at Monash Health

09 September, 2014
Monash Health is one of 12 mental health services across the state to have been selected as part of the first tranche of the Victorian Coalition Government&rsqu... Read more

New laws to ban smoking outside schools, hospitals

04 September, 2014
Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region Gordon Rich-Phillips has welcomed the news that smoking will soon be banned at entrances to schools, hospitals and ... Read more

Chadstone expansion to create 7000 jobs in south-east

02 September, 2014
Gordon Rich-Phillips, Member for South Eastern Metropolitan Region, has welcomed the news that 7000 jobs will be created in south-east Melbourne with the owners... Read more

Discount energy plans for Seniors Card holders

01 September, 2014
South-east residents with a Seniors Card are being encouraged to take advantage of potential savings now available on their electricity and gas bills through th... Read more