A new analysis has revealed how much Victorian hospitals will lose over the next ten years as a result of the Abbott Federal Government’s cuts to health. Following the announcement of the Abbott Government’s proposed cuts, Victoria stands to lose a staggering $13.6 billion over..
Nominations for the 2015 Victorian Training Awards are now open. Students who have achieved their training goals are encouraged to apply. Now in their 61st year, the Awards celebrate the achievements of Victoria’s training system and recognise collaboration and innovation by students, teachers, employers and..
Expectant parents and parents of newborns in the City of Kingston will be able to receive the whooping cough vaccine for free from 1 June. Announced during World Immunisation Week, the Parents’ Whooping Cough Vaccination Program will be available to all pregnant women from 28..
Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise a matter for the Minister for Sport. The action I seek is for the minister to prioritise funding for the upgrade of Mentone Reserve, home of the St Bedes/Mentone Tigers Amateur Football Club and the Mentone Cricket Club, following the Andrews..
Member for Mordialloc, Tim Richardson MP has encouraged community groups to apply for grants of up to $25,000 to address local road safety issues. The latest round of the TAC’s $1 million Community Road Safety Grants program is open to not-for-profit registered groups who can identify a..
The Victorian Government will provide up to $12.54 million to support volunteer emergency services organisations protect lives and property across the state. This is an increase of more than $400,000 than the previous year. Applications for the 2015-16 Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment Program (VESEP) are..
Following the release of $750,000 in funding by The Andrews Labor Government, communities across Victoria can now apply for grants to build a new Men’s Shed. Grants of up to $60,000 are now available to help build new sheds, especially where there is a high..
The Andrews Labor Government and Tim Richardson MP are encouraging Learn Local students, teachers and organisations to enter the 2015 Learn Local Awards. The Learn Local awards highlight the important role Learn Local organisations play in supporting young people and adults to develop the skills..
Today, Member for Mordialloc, Tim Richardson MP announced over $60,000 to boost recreational boating facilities in Mordialloc. Four projects in Mordialloc will receive funding through an additional round of the 2014-15 Boating Safety and Facilities Program:$18,000 to create itinerant berths along the north side of..
Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise a matter for the Minister for Public Transport. The action I seek is for the minister to prioritise investment in the Melbourne Metro rail tunnel. Melbourne Metro rail includes two 9-kilometre underground rail tunnels that will transform Melbourne’s public transport system…
Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — It gives me great pleasure to rise to speak on this matter of public importance. Reflecting on the past leads us to the future. It is worth noting that a number of new members have come into this chamber and reflected on their..
Mr RICHARDSON — Last week I attended the Edithvale Primary School fete, along with hundreds of local residents. The fete was an absolute success with substantial support from the local school community, community groups, organisations and businesses. I congratulate the school’s principal, Denise Webster, and assistant principal,..
Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — Over the weekend I stopped by the Chelsea Heights Community Centre open day, which showcased the services and programs on offer. The open day was action-packed with kinder programs, fitness and dancing classes, cooking demonstrations and sporting activities, along with displays and stalls…
An Andrews Labor Government is committed to building a new station for the Edithvale CFA, supporting our hard working firefighters who work tirelessly to keep the local community safe. Minister for Emergency Services, Jane Garret joined member for Mordialloc, Tim Richardson MP to reaffirm Labor’s..
An Andrews Labor Government is committed to building a new fire station for the Edithvale CFA, supporting our hard working firefighters who work tirelessly to keep the local community safe. This week the Minister for Emergency Services, Jane Garrett MP, joined the Member for Mordialloc,..
Today the Andrews Labor Government reaffirmed its pledge to reduce the supply, demand and the community harm of the drug ice through a $45.5 Million program. As part of this plan, Premier Daniel Andrews today released Victoria’s Ice Action Plan. Ice use is a complex..
Member for Mordialloc, Tim Richardson MP today called for the Abbott Government to continue funding 15 hours of kinder for four-year-olds. The evidence shows that a child’s development and school readiness is greatly improved by attending 15 hours of kindergarten per week. Under the National..