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Community Consultation Begins on Better Southland Station

Member for Mordialloc, Tim Richardson MP has welcomed the announcement that the Southland Station delivered by the Andrews Labor Government, will include toilets for customers. Mr. Richardson said toilet facilities had been included in the design after community concern at the Southland Station proposal released..

War Veterans Ashes to be Protected Forever

Member for Mordialloc, Tim Richardson today announced that the Andrews Labor Government will protect the ashes of Victoria’s war veterans. Currently, ashes may be scattered when family members cannot be contacted after a designated period of time, generally 25 years. Under the Cemeteries and Crematoria..

Towards Fairer Rates for Victorians

The Andrews Labor Government has acted today on its commitment to introduce a fair rates capping system, appointing the Essential Services Commission to provide advice on the framework. Member for Mordialloc, Tim Richardson said the approach would ensure transparency and sustainability in rate increases for..

Funding for Local Schools and Kids in Need

The Andrews Labor Government has provided funding certainty for non-government schools, ensuring the needs of each and every child in the electorate of Mordialloc will be assessed equally. The Education Training and Reform Amendment (Funding for Non-Government Schools) Bill was passed through Parliament last night,..

Chelsea Football Club

Mr RICHARDSON — Recently I also had the opportunity to stop by the Chelsea Football Club to hear about its future plans and the season ahead. The club recently acquired the services of Brent Guerra, a former Hawthorn premiership player, and it is looking towards success after..

Edithvale Aspendale Sporting Club

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — Recently I attended the season launch of the Edithvale Aspendale Sporting Club, which was hosted by former Hawthorn premiership player Robert DiPierdomenico. It was a tremendous fundraiser at the Rossdale Golf Club, which was well attended by over 200 people. I congratulate the committee,..

Chelsea Kindergarten

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise a matter for the Minister for Families and Children. The action I seek is that the minister meet with staff from Chelsea Kindergarten to discuss ongoing challenges with funding for four-year-old kindergarten hours. Prior to the last election it was a..

Parktone Primary School

Mr RICHARDSON — I would like to reflect on my visit to Parktone Primary School in Parkdale and pay tribute to principal George Danson and the students and teachers. Not long ago this school was on its knees, with just 120 students. The student population is now 500 strong…

Aspendale Primary School

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I recently had the opportunity to attend the Aspendale Primary School student leadership ceremony, which was a wonderful event. I pay tribute to Tom and Lauren, the student leaders. In my conversation with Karen, Tom’s mum, and his grandmother, Evie, they expressed utter..

Mordialloc Electorate Ambulance Services

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise a matter for the Minister for Ambulance Services, and the action I seek is for the minister to meet with local paramedics from the Chelsea, Mordialloc and Moorabbin ambulance divisions to hear about the challenges they are facing in the region..

Mordialloc College

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise a matter for the Minister for Education, and the action I seek is for the minister to meet with the principal, assistant principals and school council of Mordialloc College to hear about the important work they are undertaking to improve the..

Australia Day 2015

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — It was a privilege to attend this year’s City of Kingston Australia Day breakfast. The event is always a great occasion, and it was pleasing to see in attendance many volunteers from a range of local communities. It was also an opportunity to..

Country Fire Authority Edithvale Station

Mr RICHARDSON (Mordialloc) — I raise a matter for the Minister for Emergency Services, and the action I seek is that the minister meet with members of the Edithvale Country Fire Authority (CFA) brigade to hear about their service to the community and discuss Labor’s..