Opposition Press Releases


Daniel Andrews keeps the politics in infrastructure

18 October, 2017
Daniel Andrews promised that his establishment of Infrastructure Victoria would “take the politics out of infrastructure”. The government’s... Read more

Daniel Andrews proven a hypocrite on plastic bag ban

18 October, 2017
Less than 24 hours after Daniel Andrews announced a ban on shopping bags his own party has voted against banning shopping bags in parliament. The Liberal Nat... Read more

Auditor General finds government is failing to deliver leadership and fair access to elective surgery in Victoria

18 October, 2017
Victoria's health system is failing to meet elective surgery performance targets while operating theatres sit empty. The Auditor General’s report into ... Read more

Labor votes against public safety

18 October, 2017
Today, the Labor Party voted in the Legislative Council against measures to keep the community safe. The Liberal Nationals Bill to amend the Children, Youth ... Read more

Victim blaming only leads to silence

18 October, 2017
It’s incredibly difficult for women to speak up about sexual assault or harassment in the workplace when they fear they’ll get the blame. Further... Read more

Plastic-bagging, not sandbagging Northcote

18 October, 2017
Labor and the Greens today battle in Northcote with plastic bags. Daniel Andrews is no longer sandbagging Northcote, he’s plastic-bagging it. Once agai... Read more

Government shambles on taxis and ride-sharing will leave Victorians exposed

18 October, 2017
Daniel Andrews’ plan to completely deregulate taxi fares will leave many Victorians much worse off as they are refused short trips or forced to pay massiv... Read more

Young people call bull on Mikakos’ excuses

18 October, 2017
Young people encouraged to apply for Labor’s Youth Congress are still waiting to hear if their applications were successful, four months after the Congres... Read more

Drugs in schools should not be tolerated

17 October, 2017
Today it was reported by the Herald Sun that two children aged 12 and 13 had been allegedly found pushing drugs at Melbourne Girls College. Education Minister J... Read more

#MeToo

17 October, 2017
How many women in the CFA would be saying Me Too on social media if only they weren’t afraid of the consequences from the UFU and the Labor Government? ... Read more

PTV Annual Report

17 October, 2017
Revelations that a growing group of commuters are not tapping on with their Myki cards show that Melburnians are feeling the pinch. The Public Transport Vic... Read more

Statement on Deputy President, Khalil Eideh

17 October, 2017
This afternoon, Daniel Andrews' handpicked nominee, Labor's Khalil Eideh has stood aside as Deputy President of the Legislative Council pending an IBAC investig... Read more

ACCC shows Daniel Andrews to blame

16 October, 2017
Today’s report by the ACCC shows that decisions made by Daniel Andrews are forcing up power prices. With the closure of Hazelwood and an extreme ideolo... Read more

Victoria needs a tougher system for prosecutions

16 October, 2017
Victorians are witnessing too many instances of plea bargains in our criminal justice system that see violent criminals get off lightly for horrific crimes. ... Read more

Taxi changes drive up cost of living

13 October, 2017
Daniel Andrews is doing everything he can to drive up the cost of living for Victorians. We’ve had power prices and gas prices skyrocket, eleven tax h... Read more

Spin over safety for firefighters

13 October, 2017
It’s alarming to hear reports today that Daniel Andrews would rather spend taxpayer money on ads spinning for his government than buying vital breathing e... Read more

Daniel Andrews can’t have his cake and eat it too

13 October, 2017
According to Ernst & Young’s modelling for Labor’s ideological Victorian Renewable Energy Target, Victoria needs 25 times more gas supply for en... Read more

Ravenhall: Funded by Liberal Nationals and Opposed by Labor

12 October, 2017
After originally opposing Ravenhall and advocating instead for early parole for prisoners, Labor are now taking credit for the opening of Ravenhall. Next D... Read more

Conventional onshore gas could provide 10% of Victoria’s needs

12 October, 2017
The Liberal Nationals onshore conventional gas policy would allow new cheap gas to supply an estimated 10 per cent of the Victoria’s annual gas needs acco... Read more

High Court decision highlights Daniel Andrews’ failure to fix sentencing

11 October, 2017
Today’s High Court decision shows Daniel Andrews has failed to address our broken sentencing system. The unanimous decision of the High Court today to ... Read more
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