The Victorian Government is supporting local industry to produce ventilators to help equip our healthcare system as it deals with coronavirus, with a key international licensing agreement secured.
So we can protect the most vulnerable, a new directive will apply from midnight tonight.
Most Victorian students will be educated from home when Term 2 starts next week to ensure the physical distancing will help slow the spread of coronavirus, with free internet access and laptops for those students who need it most.
We're asking a lot of Victorians right now – and I know people have a lot of questions about what is and isn't allowed.
Parents will be able to send their children to sessional kindergarten for free during term 2 and sessional providers will be given the funding certainty they need thanks to a major funding boost from the Victorian Government.
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is something that our state and our nation has not faced in our lifetimes and it presents an unprecedented challenge to the operation of Government.
Over the last two days we have seen the number of cases of coronavirus in Victoria increase by 136 to 821. Four people have already died, many more are in hospital or self-isolating at home.
Due to the Coronavirus Covid 19 response the electorate office of Jenny Mikakos MP will be closed to the public until further notice however the office can still be contacted by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
Victoria Police has established a coronavirus enforcement squad of five hundred officers to ensure containment measures that have been put in place to combat coronavirus are followed.
I will inform National Cabinet tonight that Victoria will proceed over the next 48 hours to implement a shutdown of all non-essential activity across our state to combat the spread of Coronavirus.
Victorians self-isolating due to coronavirus (COVID-19) with no access to food and essential supplies will receive emergency relief packages under a program introduced by the Victorian Government.
Preston locals can apply to join a community panel to have their say on the design of new open space created by the Andrews Labor Government’s removal of four level crossings along the Mernda line.
There is amazing work being done in Victorian health and medical research.
Some important information on the corona virus. If you have travelled to Wuhan, China and have symptoms please contact your GP. For more information please see the link below - https://www2.health.vic.gov.au/…/Hea…/2019-novel-coronavirus
AIR QUALITY ALERT Victorians are waking up this morning to poor air quality conditions. A change in weather conditions overnight has meant that air quality across our state has deteriorated with Melbourne blanketed in smoke.
The Andrews Labor Government has now removed 31 dangerous and congested level crossings, with trains now running on the new rail bridge over High Street in Reservoir and stopping at the brand-new station.
Early works to remove four dangerous and congested level crossings, build two new stations and a two kilometre stretch of elevated rail in Preston will start next year.
The Andrews Labor Government is delivering another new and innovative way to make our roads safer for cyclists and pedestrians.