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Grab a program to the 2014 Small Business Festival Victoria

3 July 2014 More than 300 events to inform, support, engage, celebrate and share small business expertise are on offer during the upcoming small business festival and the 64-page program to plan your calendar is now available for Victorians. The Victorian Government has published...
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Seeking safer pathways for Knox cyclists and pedestrians in $1 million grants program

Victorian local governments are invited to seek funding from a new Transport Accident Commission (TAC) grants program designed to reduce deaths and injuries on local roads. The Victorian Coalition Government today announced the new LGA Small Infrastructure Grants Program,...
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$900,000 to support the delivery of quality programs and services at Learn Locals

Enabling 271 Learn Locals across Victoria to deliver quality training More students facing barriers to education now participating in skills training Victorian Coalition Government building a skilled workforce Minister for Higher Education and Skills Nick Wakeling today announced...
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Fire Services Levy rates to fall from 1 July

Residents and businesses right across the state are benefiting from the Victorian Coalition Government’s slashing of Fire Services Levy rates from 1 July, Member for Ferntree Gully, Nick Wakeling MP said today. Mr Wakeling said that under the Coalition Government’s reforms, the...
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Thousands of dollars to support the delivery of quality programs and services at Learn Locals

Member for Ferntree Gully and Minister for Higher Education and Skills, the Hon Nick Wakeling MP today announced $12,000 in Training Delivery Support Grants for three Learn Local organisations in Knox. Mr Wakeling said the money would support the delivery of programs and services...
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2014 Ferntree Gully Electorate Victoria Day Awards

On Tuesday 1st July, State Member for Ferntree Gully, Nick Wakeling MP, hosted the seventh annual Ferntree Gully Electorate Victoria Day Awards. Assisting Mr Wakeling was Mr Hurtle Lupton, Chairman of the Bendigo Community Bank – Fern Tree Gully and Rowville Branches, major...
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Young people set to Engage! in Knox

Member for Ferntree Gully, Nick Wakeling MP today announced that the Victorian Coalition Government is investing $12 million into the Engage program for young Victorians to help them build skills needed for life after school. “I am pleased to invite local community and government...
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New laws hit drug traffickers and crime gangs

Sweeping forfeiture provisions to apply on top of tough new sentences Police to be given new powers in fight against bikie gangs Napthine government building a safer Victoria Offenders convicted of serious drug offences such as large scale drug trafficking or cultivation will...
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Napthine Coalition Government invests $15 million in capital grants to build better kindergartens

Member for Ferntree Gully, Nick Wakeling MP today called on local councils, schools, community groups and children’s service providers to apply for a further $15 million in grants for new children’s facilities and upgrades. Mr Wakeling said this latest round of grants in the...
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Coalition brings the 2014 Commonwealth Games to the classroom

 Launch of fun resources for schools and students on Australia’s participation at the Commonwealth Games Resources backed by $90,000 Victorian Coalition Government funding Victorian Coalition Government committed to getting more students, more active, more often A new range of...
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