Politics is an all-consuming endeavour. It’s a job which often demands an unhealthy measure of emotional and mental commitment. As politicians, we are notoriously bad at appreciating when considerations for our own well-being demand that we stop and find something else to do with our..
The Andrews Labor Government is putting patients first in Keysborough. Across our nation – and around the world – the pandemic has put unprecedented pressure on health systems. From a sharp increase of critical COVID patients to disrupted care, resulting in longer hospital recovery time, the last..
The Andrews Labor Government is supporting animal welfare organisations across the state to rehome more cats and dogs as well as upgrading and expanding vet clinics. Minister for Agriculture Mary-Anne Thomas visited Australian Animal Protection Society (AAPS) in Keysborough today to announce $100,000 in funding..
Finding a car park at Yarraman Station is set to become easier, with construction underway to build additional spaces at the station. Parking at Yarraman Station will increase by 55 extra spaces and commuters will benefit from new accessible parking bays, bicycle parking, lighting, CCTV..
Residents in Melbourne’s south-east will benefit from new and improved bus services to connect them to local shopping centres and schools. The Andrews Labor Government is delivering on its election commitment with a new bus route 816 from Keysborough South to Noble Park Station, providing..
Victoria’s status as the advanced manufacturing capital of Australia has received a boost with the opening of an automation centre that will help businesses embrace digital technologies in their quest to make better products. Backed by support from the Victorian Government, Bosch Australia’s new $17..
Melbourne Football Club’s training oval at Gosch’s Paddock will be transformed in line with standards at other AFL clubs, with the Andrews Labor Government joining with the AFL and Melbourne to fund the project. Larger dimensions and a new surface will also benefit the wider..
Victoria’s strong focus on export recovery and international investment attraction continues with the appointment of new senior trade executives to drive growth in the crucial United States, Canadian and Latin American markets. Minister for Trade Martin Pakula today announced the appointment of Ms Caroline Edwards..
The first single-turn greyhound race track in Australia is on course for completion in Traralgon by the end of the year – with majority funding contributed by the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Racing Martin Pakula confirmed a $3 million investment from the Victorian Racing..
The Victorian Government is backing businesses most affected by the seven-day circuit breaker action, including operators in the hospitality, retail, events, and creative industries with further targeted support. Victorians and Victorian businesses are doing the hard thing, but the right thing – keeping their doors..
This year, Dingley Village families have done an incredible job in supporting students to learn from home. As kids get back into the classroom, we want to make sure they have the fantastic new learning spaces they deserve. The Andrews Labor Government has built and..
Every Victorian child attending a funded kindergarten program in the Keysborough electorate will get the most out of their learning and development with the final stage of the $160 million Australian-first School Readiness Funding rolling out. Member for Keysborough Martin Pakula has announced that 23..
More students in the Keysborough electorate will be protected from the sun’s harmful UV rays, thanks to the Victorian Government installing more sunshades in school playgrounds and outdoor areas. Member for Keysborough, the Hon. Martin Pakula MP, announced today that two schools in the Keysborough..
The Andrews State Government has 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. Member for Keysborough Martin Pakula today announced that the City of Greater..
The Victorian Government is investing $42 million into planning for school infrastructure projects to fast-track the state’s long-term economic recovery hit by the coronavirus pandemic. Martin Pakula MP, Member for Keysborough electorate, announced on Monday that Kingswood Primary School is one of 33 further schools..
Work is underway to expand car parking at Sandown Park Station, bringing relief for locals parking at the station every day. Member for Keysborough Martin Pakula announced the start of works, which will make it easier for people in the area to access public transport…
The Andrews Government is giving the Keysborough South community the chance to have their say on the name of a new government school opening next year.
Children in Noble Park, Keysborough and Springvale will be among almost 20,000 heading to kindergarten this year who will benefit from the Andrews Government’s Australian-first school readiness funding.