Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — It was a pleasure to join the Minister for Health recently at Central Bayside Community Health Services, where we announced funding for eight dental chairs, new and upgraded sterilising equipment and an X-ray machine. A real highlight for me was to join..
This week applications opened for the Victorian Government’s $8 million 2015-16 Boating Safety and Facilities Program (BSFP). Victorian boating groups, local councils and other community organisations across the City of Kingston are encouraged to apply for grants to improve local boating facilities and waterway safety…
Emergency services volunteer groups in the City of Kingston will share in $12.5 million to purchase much-needed equipment as part of the 2015-16 Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment Program (VESEP). The VESEP grants will fund operational equipment, such as trucks, tankers, watercraft, trailers and minor facility..
Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise a matter for the Minister for Public Transport. The action I seek is for the minister to continue to consult and consider the needs of the City of Kingston in preparing for the removal of seven dangerous railway crossings within..
Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — Recently I attended in Cheltenham the Australia India Society of Victoria’s celebration for the 69th anniversary of India’s independence. Indian Independence Day is a significant occasion for the Indian community here in Australia and for the more than 1 billion people in India…
New data shows that 50 – 54 per cent of women aged 50-69 in the electorate of Mordialloc, participate in the free BreastScreen Victoria program. This is in line with the the Victorian average of 54 per cent. However, we need to do more to..
Tim Richardson MP has today encouraged community organisations in the City of Kingston to consider the Community Sports Infrastructure Fund. Applications for Community Sport Infrastructure Fund grants are now open. The $100 million fund includes a significant focus on supporting women in sport, with a..
Mr RICHARDSON — We have another campaign on our doorstep now. It is about the federal government’s decision to cut vital emergency relief funding to some community services not only in my electorate but across Victoria. Emergency relief funding is vital for vulnerable families — people doing..
Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — Recently I raised in Parliament a matter for the Minister for Health regarding the federal government’s decision to cut funding for those suffering from inborn errors of metabolism, which provides vital assistance by supporting individuals suffering from rare genetic disorders and their..
Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — Over the weekend I had the opportunity to join the Edithvale Aspendale Sporting Club at an important fundraiser to support Yarrabah School, which is an exceptional example of a school catering to the needs of children with intellectual, physical and multiple disabilities..
Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise a matter for the Minister for Emergency Services. The action I seek is for the minister to visit the Chelsea unit of the State Emergency Service (SES) to discuss its long-term needs and future plans to support our local community…
Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — Recently I had the opportunity to celebrate the incredible journey of Ace Body Corporate Management over the past two decades and pay tribute to its founder, Stephen Raff, his wife, Binnie Raff, and the dedicated team who have served over the years…
Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — Recently I had the opportunity to attend a volunteer appreciation event as part of National Volunteer Week. The event took place in Chelsea and recognised the important contributions of our volunteer organisations from the likes of the Edithvale Country Fire Authority, the..
Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — Tonight I raise a matter for the Minister for Planning. The action I seek is for the minister to prioritise the protection of the Kingston green wedge for the betterment of our community and future generations. Green wedges are an important element..
Tim Richardson today announced that the Edithvale Lifesaving Club will receive $1,000 as part of grants made available to help local sporting clubs. These funds are part of the Sporting Uniform Grants Program 2014-15 which aims to give clubs the opportunity to replace old uniforms..
The Andrews Labor Government has announced $1.5 billion to cover all anticipated planning, design and significant early works ahead of major construction of the Melbourne Metro Rail Project in 2018. This injection of funds provided in the 2015-16 Victorian Budget will allow the Melbourne Metro..