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New Laws Pass Parliament To Protect Emergency Workers

The Andrews Labor Government has passed new laws that crack down on people who attack and injure emergency workers on duty by making sure they are given a custodial sentence, as well as further limiting the use of community correction orders.

Building The Best School Facilities For Coburg

Coburg families are a step closer to getting the first-rate facilities they deserve thanks to the Andrews Labor Government, with construction of major upgrades to Mercy College nearing completion.

Work Underway On Coburg North PS Redevelopment

Students at Coburg North Primary School are a step closer to getting the modern learning facilities they deserve thanks to the Andrews Labor Government, with a major upgrade on track for completion in 2019.

Better Access For Broadmeadows Passengers

Broadmeadows passengers will benefit from a modern station, faster travel times and more trains thanks to works funded by the Andrews Labor Government.

Early Support For Children With Autism

Young Victorian families will be better supported to recognise and address the early signs of autism, thanks to a Victorian-first initiative by the Andrews Labor Government.

Whittlesea Tech School To Equip Students For The Future

Students from 14 schools across Whittlesea will now have access to the latest technology and innovative learning programs, with the Andrews Labor Government officially opening the new Whittlesea Tech School today.

Underground Suburban Rail Loop To Connect Victoria

A re-elected Andrews Government will start work on the biggest transformation of public transport in Australian history – a new underground rail network circling Melbourne’s suburbs.

Mernda Rail Extension Opens Today Six Months Early

The brand new eight-kilometre Mernda Rail extension, complete with three new stations, has opened for passengers today — six months ahead of schedule. The $600 million rail extension with three new stations at Mernda, Hawkstowe and Middle Gorge is part of the Andrews Labor Government’s..

The Orange Door Keeping Women And Children Safe

The first of Victoria’s new Support and Safety Hubs have been launched, as the Andrews Labor Government works to protect women and children from violence and make it easier for families to access support. Premier Daniel Andrews today joined hub practitioners and community members in..

Boosting Self Determination In Brunswick

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting self-determination by improving the community facilities at the Aboriginal Community Elders Services Inc. (ACES) in Brunswick.

Mernda Trains Return After 60 Years

Passenger trains will return to Mernda for the first time in almost 60 years from Sunday 26 August, with the South Morang line to become the new Mernda line.