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Community Pitch in for Blind Creek Planting Day

Community pitch in for Blind Creek planting day Member for Ferntree Gully, Nick Wakeling, and the Friends of Blind Creek Billabong were joined by members of the community to plant native trees on National Wattle Tree Day to continue the rehabilitation of Blind Creek in Knox. The...
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Discount energy plans for Seniors Card holders

 Easing cost of living pressures on seniors More than 940,000 Seniors Card holders eligible for discounted energy Napthine Government supporting Victorian seniors Victorian seniors are being encouraged to take advantage of potential savings now available on their electricity and...
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Learn Local Awards highlight outstanding training achievements across Victoria

Learn Locals re-engage vulnerable residents in education and training More Victorians facing barriers to education are enrolled in job ready training Napthine Government building a better training system for all Victorians A woman keen to take a more active role on her Wimmera...
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New Funding Supports a Safer Knox

Three community groups in Knox will share in over $21,000 in funding through the Napthine Government’s Community Safety Fund grants. Member for Ferntree Gully, Nick Wakeling MP said that the Coalition Government was supporting communities to fund local crime prevention...
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Let’s celebrate National Skills Week!

 72 per cent of Victorian students training in areas of economic need $1.2 billion dollar investment targeted to fund job ready training Napthine Government building a better training system for all Victorians Minister for Higher Education and Skills Nick Wakeling today...
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Victorian consumers to benefit from red tape cuts

Victorian Coalition Government’s red tape cuts benefit car buyers Three day cooling-off period to be specified in contract of sale for vehicles bought through a car dealer Napthine Government committed to protecting Victorian consumers The Victorian Coalition Government has taken...
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Coalition gives Ferntree Gully North Primary School a nature boost

The Victorian Coalition Government is providing local community groups in Ferntree Gully more support by providing nearly $10,000 through the Communities for Nature funding program. Member for Ferntree Gully, Nick Wakeling MP said the Communities for Nature grants were one of the...
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Knox disability self-help groups receive funding boost

Victorian Coalition Government supporting local disability self-help groups to make a difference to the lives of people with a disability Funding used for operating expenses, purchasing equipment or maintenance Napthine Government support for people with a disability Disability...
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Victorian first partnership to offer better training opportunities for students

Deakin University and Gordon TAFE partnership a Victorian first Enhancing long term and meaningful job opportunities for local students Napthine Government building a better training system for all Victorians Students will have access to improved tertiary education opportunities...
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Chinese students to enrich Victorian schools

 Victorian and Chinese schools strengthen sister-school relationships 200 Chinese students and teachers welcomed by 15 Victorian schools Napthine Government making Victoria a world leader in education Ties between Victoria and its Chinese sister state Jiangsu Province grew even...
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