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Growing Our Regional Health Services

More regional Victorians will be able to get the world-class care they need closer to home with grants now open for the latest round of the Andrews Labor Government’s flagship Regional Health Infrastructure Fund (RHIF).

Next Step For Casey Hospital Landmark

Casey Hospital’s $135 million redevelopment is reaching the final stages of construction with the external signage being installed on the new tower by a team of abseilers.

Victorian Students To Visit The Birthplace Of Democracy

Delivering on an election commitment, the Andrews Labor Government is opening applications for the Premier’s Spirit of Democracy Prize, inviting students in years 9, 10 and 11 at government, Catholic and independent schools to apply to participate in a study tour of Greece, to deepen their understanding of civics and citizenship.

Footscray Hospital Another Step Closer

The Andrews Labor Government has shortlisted three consortia featuring construction companies vying to build the $1.5 billion Footscray Hospital.

World Obesity, Optometry Congresses Head To Melbourne

In a double win for Victoria, Melbourne has been chosen as the host city for both the World Optometry Congress 2021 and the International Congress on Obesity 2022, thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government.

Giving More Kids Access To Medicinal Cannabis

More of Victoria’s sickest kids will now have access to potentially life-changing medicinal cannabis treatment as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s compassionate access scheme.


October is Mental Health Month - an opportunity for Melbourne workplaces and community groups to to raise awareness of the importance of social and emotional wellbeing.