Commuters in Melbourne’s north-east will benefit from more frequent and reliable services as works ramp up on the second stage of the Victorian Government’s half-a-billion dollar Hurstbridge Line Upgrade.
More Trains, More Often As Hurstbridge Line Upgrade Continues
Residents of Melbourne’s north eastern suburbs can look forward to enjoying extended cycling and walking trails thanks to $5 million from the Victorian Government that will create local jobs and boost the economy.
Five vital new community projects in Whittlesea – including a new centre for older people’s services, upgrades to playgrounds and outdoor spaces, to Mill Park library and an energy efficiency program – will receive more than $2.45 million from the Andrews Labor Government’s Growing Suburbs Fund, now approved by Local Government Minister Shaun Leane.
A new community hub and an integrated family and children’s centre are coming to Mitchell Shire thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s Growing Suburbs Fund.
A major multi-million upgrade of Kilmore’s main street, rejuvenating public spaces in Broadford including the Memorial Park playground and a new connecting path in Wallan will be made possible thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government.
Works have commenced on a new Youth Services Hub which will provide essential mental health, substance abuse and housing support services to the Wallan community, thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government.
The new $9.6 million Community Soccer Development at Painted Hills Reserve in Doreen is open and ready for action.
Passengers at Wallan are now enjoying easier access around the station as a result of car park upgrades and a new bus interchange completed last week.
More Victorians will be storing cheaper, cleaner energy from their rooftop, with the Andrews Labor Government expanding its Solar Homes battery rebates to 104 postcodes.
Beveridge Primary School has been successful in receiving $25,000 in funding to deliver strong, sustainable and meaningful connections with Victoria’s Indian community.
Recreational fishers in Melbourne’s northeast were excited to see another stocking of rainbow trout into Yarrambat Lake today thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.
Whittlesea Rotary Club has been given a helping hand so they can give a helping hand to others thanks to a $10,000 grant from the Andrews Labor Government to purchase a mobile cool room.
Local students have become recording stars thanks to an exciting music project supported by the Andrews Labor Government.
Residents in Whittlesea will have access to an upgraded swim centre, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.
Local netballers will soon be enjoying upgraded sport facilities thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s record investment in country football and netball clubs.
Pedestrians and cyclists in Wallan now have a new thoroughfare that connects nearby residential areas to Wallan’s thriving central business district, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.
Wallan’s former police station will become a multi-purpose facility connecting emergency relief services with other vital community resources and projects.
People in Kinglake communities affected by trauma from the Black Saturday Bushfires will continue to receive much needed support, thanks to extra funding from the Andrews Labor Government.