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VicHealth’s funding for local sport and active recreation clubs now open

Member for Ferntree Gully, Nick Wakeling MP encourages sports and active recreation clubs in Knox to apply for VicHealth grants of up to $3,000 each for essential sporting, and injury prevention and management equipment. To create greater opportunities for clubs to access Active...
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Victoria takes the lead in medical cannabis trials

Legislation to facilitate medical cannabis trials to be introduced today Ensuring trials can be conducted in a safe and ethical manner Napthine Government building a healthier Victoria Legislation to facilitate medical cannabis trials will be introduced into State Parliament...
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First aid training for all Year 9 students in Knox

First aid training for Year 9 students will be introduced into all Victorian secondary schools under a re-elected Coalition Government, Member for Ferntree Gully, Nick Wakeling MP said today. The $20.9 million initiative will see thousands of young Victorians equipped with...
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Mental health first aid training for local communities

Victorian Coalition Government investing $350,000 for local mental health first aid training Training package to help communities identify early signs of mental health problems Napthine Government building a healthier Victoria Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training is to be...
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$116,703 boost for schools maintenance in Knox

The Napthine Government is investing a total of $116,703 on maintenance at two schools in Knox, Member for Ferntree Gully, Nick Wakeling MP has announced. “The Victorian Coalition Government’s significant funding boost to these two local schools is part of a broader $23 million...
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Nine Knox Pre-schools share in $22,000 in grants thanks to Napthine Government

Nick Wakeling MP, Member for Ferntree Gully today congratulated nine kindergartens in Knox who shared in $22,000 worth of minor infrastructure and IT grants made available through the 2014-2015 Children’s Capital program Minor & IT Grants program. “This is great news for...
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Nine Knox Pre-schools share $22,000 in grants

Nick Wakeling MP, Member for Ferntree Gully today congratulated nine kindergartens in Knox who shared in $22,000 worth of minor infrastructure and IT grants made available through the 2014-2015 Children’s Capital program Minor & IT Grants program. “This is great news for...
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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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