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MELBOURNE SET TO SERVE UP THE WORLD’S BEST TENNIS

Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula joined Australian Open Tournament Director Craig Tiley to open the year’s first tennis Grand Slam, with better facilities for spectators and players alike.

VICTORIAN INDUSTRY TAKES CENTRE STAGE AT 2019 AIRSHOW

Minister for Jobs, Innovation and Trade Martin Pakula today visited Marand to meet workers manufacturing critical components for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, which will take to the skies at this year’s Australian International Airshow.

MCG VISITORS ENJOY AN INDIAN SUMMER

Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula today joined Cricket Australia Chairman Earl Eddings in Yarra Park to open the Indian Summer Festival ahead of the Australia vs India Boxing Day Test.

MELBOURNE STRENGTHENS POSITION AS TECH CAPITAL

The Andrews Labor Government has announced that Melbourne will house the national headquarters of the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) – Australia’s peak representative body for the tech sector.

Legal Grants To Support Vulnerable Victorians

Women and children escaping family violence and Victorians with mental illness are among those who will benefit from the Andrews Labor Government’s funding boost for organisations providing legal assistance and programs.

MAJOR REVIEW OF VICTORIA’S COMMITTAL SYSTEM

The Andrews Labor Government will review Victoria’s committal system to help reduce victims’ trauma, ensure rights to a fair trial and improve the efficiency of the criminal justice system.

Investing In World-Class Racing Facilities

The Andrews Labor Government is building new infrastructure and creating hundreds of new jobs at the Cranbourne Training Complex and Pakenham Racing Clubs as part of a major boost for racing in Victoria.

Upgrading The Ballarat Greyhound Racing Club

The Andrews Labor Government is upgrading the Ballarat Greyhound Racing Club with 10 new air conditioning units to provide heating and cooling throughout the club.

Delivering A Stronger Racing Industry For Victoria

A re-elected Andrews Labor Government will ensure Victoria remains the number one racing state in Australia by continuing the Victorian Racing Industry Fund, helping to boost jobs and investment right around the state.