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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. Premier Daniel Andrews joined Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan, Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green..

BUILDING OPENING FOR GILSON COLLEGE

Minister for Education James Merlino and State Labor Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green today visited Gilson College’s Mernda Campus to officially open a new learning facility funded through the Non-Government School Grants Program.

WHITTLESEA FOOTBALL SCORES A BOOST

Sport in Whittlesea will be kicking more goals and growing players with funding from the Andrews Labor Government to construct a unisex, modular and multi-functional change facility at A.F. Walker Recreation Reserve.

CRIME DOWN IN NILLUMBIK

State MPs Danielle Green and Vicki Ward have welcomed figures released by the Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) that indicate a reduction of crime in the Diamond Valley.

TEST TRAIN ON TRACK TO MERNDA NEXT MONTH

A train will arrive in Mernda for the first time in nearly 60 years next month thanks to the Andrews Labor Government, with the first test train on track in preparation for passenger trains running later this year.

CRIME DOWN IN THE CITY OF WHITTLESEA

State MPs Danielle Green, Lily D’Ambrosio and Bronwyn Halfpenny have welcomed figures released by the Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) that indicate a reduction of crime in the City of Whittlesea.

A PLACE FOR FAMILIES TO PLAY IN WHITTLESEA

State Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green today opened the first of three rejuvenated playgrounds for Whittlesea – at Parkedge Boulevard in Mernda – thanks to a $167,000 grant from the Andrews Labor Government’s Growing Suburbs Fund (GSF).