Our local sporting clubs and leagues are the heart and soul of the Keysborough community. I know COVID-19 has made things challenging, with the necessary cancellation of training, development programs and competition this year. That’s why I was so pleased when a number of our..
Early feasibility and site assessment are underway for construction of up to 55 new and upgraded car parking spaces, improved lighting and CCTV at Yarraman Station. This will make it easier and safer for residents to catch the train. Works on the Sandown Park Car..
Across Victoria we have shovels in the ground. Our Road Maintenance Blitz has resurfaced more than 1,800 kilometres of road across the state, including Cheltenham Road in Keysborough. We’ve past the half-way mark in tunnelling for the ground-breaking Metro Tunnel Project, connecting the Sunbury Line..
The Victorian Government recently announced Victoria’s (and Australia’s) biggest ever investment in public and community housing. The Victorian Budget will deliver the $5.3 billion Big Housing Build to construct more than 12,000 new homes throughout metro and regional Victoria, as well as supporting around 10,000..
Australian research shows that one in five Victorian children start school developmentally vulnerable and once behind, they tend to stay behind. That’s why the State Government’s needs-based School Readiness Funding is so vital. This program aims to reduce the impact of educational disadvantage on children’s..
The Andrews Government is making a one-off $250 Power Saving Bonus available to all Victorian households with at least one JobSeeker, youth allowance recipient or pensioner. Households will need to visit Victorian Energy Compare and apply for the $250 payment through the website. While you’re..
The City of Greater Dandenong received $500,000 for the Noble Park Revitalisation Project from the State Government’s $2.7 billion Building Works Stimulus Package. This project will revitalise the activity centre and complement the elevated rail line and station, gardens and meeting places in Noble Park…
We’re getting on with the job of building the new Mordialloc Freeway, connecting the Mornington Peninsula Freeway to the Dingley Bypass. It is on track for completion in 2021, creating a continuous freeway from Frankston to Clayton and cutting travel times.As part of the Mordialloc..
Congratulations to Kingswood Primary School which has received $6.249 million in last year’s Victorian Budget to upgrade and modernise the school. This is in addition to the $694,000 previously announced through the Infrastructure Planning and Acceleration Fund. Families in Dingley Village have done a phenomenal..
The Andrews Government is doing what no other government has done by developing a new Secure Work pilot scheme. This will provide up to five days of sick and carer’s pay at the national minimum wage for casual or insecure workers in priority industries…
Victorian schools will receive a funding boost to deliver small but important upgrades thanks to the Andrews Government’s $70 million Minor Capital works fund. Under this fund, Keysborough Primary School and Keysborough Gardens primary school have been allocated approximately $320,000 (combined total) as part of..
Victoria is home to some of the best fresh food, wine, galleries and homewares in the world – but the coronavirus pandemic has hit many small producers hard. That’s why we’re encouraging Victorians to experience some of our state’s best produce and products by Clicking for..
The Andrews State Government recently awarded $400,000 to the City of Greater Dandenong to improve community safety and provide an economic boost to local companies and workers affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The City of Greater Dandenong will receive funding for the installation of..
Every animal deserves to live a happy and healthy life. That’s why organisations like Keysborough’s Australian Animal Protection Society (AAPS) are so important. Last year, I was proud to announce that AAPS received $150,000 under the Victorian Government’s Animal Welfare Fund Grant Program. The funding..
Communities across the Keysborough Electorate have plenty to celebrate in the Andrews Government’s 2019-20 State Budget. I’m pleased to be delivering these important upgrades and projects for our growing local communities: A new bus service on Chapel Road in Keysborough South servicing local schools and..
The Victorian 2019/2020 Budget delivers a second bus for the Keysborough South community
This year’s Budget provides a major investment of $24.8 million to create a 355-hectare chain of parkland from Warrigal Road in Moorabbin to Braeside Park in Dingley
The Andrews Government will provide $9 million to upgrade the Queen Elizabeth Centre in Noble Park.