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Sandringham Hospital

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — Recently I had the privilege to welcome the Victorian Minister for Health to the Sandringham Hospital, alongside Clare O’Neil, the federal member for Hotham, and the state member for Bentleigh. Sandringham Hospital is an important hospital in our local community, particularly its..

Mentone Park Primary School

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise an adjournment matter this evening for the Minister for Education. The action I seek is for the minister to visit Mentone Park Primary School to discuss the school’s future needs and priorities. Mentone Park Primary School is a school of..

Kingston Citizenship Ceremony

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — Recently I had the great pleasure, like so many members of this house, to attend a local citizenship ceremony at the City of Kingston. One thing that gives us great pleasure as elected members of Parliament is to welcome the new Australian..

Yarrabah School

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise an adjournment matter for the Minister for Education. The action I seek is for the minister to come with me to visit Yarrabah School in Aspendale, a specialist development school in my electorate, and to talk to the school community..

Luke Johansson

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I take this opportunity to acknowledge the life and very sad passing of Luke Johansson. While I did not have the opportunity to meet Luke, it was through an outpouring of grief and love from so many local residents that I came..

Melbourne Metro Rail Project

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — My adjournment matter is for the Minister for Public Transport. The action I seek is for the minister to update my community in the Mordialloc electorate on the benefits of delivering the Melbourne Metro rail project, a $10.9 billion project that will have..

#itsparktonesturn

Check this out…Parktone Primary School sent me this adorable video last week, asking students what they thought their school needed. The result is a very cute, but also an important message on why we need to be investing more in our local schools.

Education Funding

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — My adjournment matter tonight is for the Minister for Education, and the action I seek is for the education minister to update my community on the impacts of not proceeding with the Gonski education funding reforms. David Gonski’s report of 2011 was..

Sandringham Hospital

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — My adjournment matter is for the Minister for Health. The action I seek is for the minister to visit Sandringham Hospital, which services my electorate, to discuss and understand the effects of cuts by the federal government to its services to our..

Mordialloc Beach Primary School

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — Recently I had the opportunity to visit Mordialloc Beach Primary School to get an update on its year so far, as it finishes the first term, and its future plans for the coming year. This is a fantastic local school that, in..

Ambulance Services

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — It gives me great pleasure to rise and recognise that this week a significant milestone has been achieved with the support of our paramedics. This is a significant achievement for the Andrews Labor government, having come to government promising to end the..

State Emergency Service Chelsea Unit

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise a matter tonight for the Minister for Emergency Services, and the action I seek is for the minister to visit the Chelsea State Emergency Service (SES) unit in my electorate to seek to understand some of its future needs and..

Parktone Primary School

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise a matter for the Minister for Education, and the action I seek is that the minister visit Parktone Primary School to hear about its future needs following significant growth in its students numbers. It is worth reflecting for a moment..

Maddie Race

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I rise today to talk about the story of a local community hero, Maddie Race, who has given so much to our local community over the last few years, in particular the Chelsea Heights Community Centre, where she has been on a..

CSIRO Aspendale Facility

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise a matter for the Minister for Industry. The action I seek is for the minister to visit the CSIRO facility in my electorate, in Aspendale, to see firsthand the effects proposed changes would have on the site in Aspendale. Members..

Beaumaris Secondary College

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — It has been a significant journey for the Beaumaris community, particularly the Beaumaris secondary college community, over the past 18 months, which is culminating now in a working planning group that has been established to reopen a Beaumaris secondary college in 2018. As..

Chelsea Heights Primary School

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise a matter for the Minister for Education. The action I seek is for the minister to visit Chelsea Heights Primary School to hear about its application for an Inclusive School Fund grant and the important work the school is doing..