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TRUGANINA RABBITOHS GIVEN A FINANCIAL BOOST TO CHANGE THE GAME

Truganina Rabbitohs Rugby League Club is one of 37 community sporting organisations across the state set to benefit from the second round of the Victorian Government’s 2019-20 Change Our Game Community Activation Grants Program. Member for Tarneit, Sarah Connolly, welcomed the announcement, and congratulated Truganina..

Sport Club Grants

VICTORIAN COMMUNITY SPORT SECTOR SHORT-TERM SURVIVAL PACKAGE The $40 million community club and association program is a key component of the Government’s Experience Economy Survival Package and will help associations, leagues and clubs maintain their viability and connection to their communities, assist the return to..

NEW SCHOOL GETS ITS FIRST PRINCIPAL

The foundation principal has been appointed to lead the new Truganina South East Primary School (interim name), which is set to open in 2021 and provide more student places for local families. Member for Tarneit, Sarah Connolly MP, today announced Natalie Nelson will lead Truganina..

EXTRA FUNDING FOR GROWING SUBURBS

The Victorian Government is boosting funding to new and improved community facilities in the City of Wyndham’s growth suburbs to create jobs and support local businesses as we recover from the coronavirus crisis. Applications will open on 9 June for local projects to improve community..

MAINTENANCE FUNDING FOR TARNEIT SENIOR COLLEGE

Students in Tarneit will soon benefit from having maintenance works carried out at their schools thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Sarah Connolly MP today announced Tarneit Senior College is among 78 schools to share in $5.94 million of Planned Maintenance Program (PMP) funding to..

$11.2M FOR NEXT STAGE OF DOHERTYS CREEK P-9 COLLEGE

The Victorian Government will fix old buildings, deliver extra classrooms and build ten brand new schools in a state-wide construction blitz that will create thousands of jobs across the state and kickstart Victoria’s economy. Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly today announced Dohertys Creek P-9 College..

Doherty’s Creek P-9 Outdoor Sensory Area

The Andrews Labor Government is helping make Doherty’s Creek P-9 College a more inclusive school for local students and families. Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly today announced Architecture firm ‘Architecture Architecture’ has been appointed to design the school’s $200,000 Inclusive Schools Fund project. The funding..

SUPPORTING THE KINDERGARTEN BUILDING BOOM IN TARNEIT

The Andrews Government is helping build and expand kindergarten facilities in Tarneit as it gets on with rolling out Three-Year-Old Kindergarten. Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly today welcomed the announcement from the Andrews Government of the new Building Blocks grants program, which will streamline all..

SOLAR BATTERIES TO POWER MORE VICTORIAN POSTCODES

More Victorian households will be able to store cleaner, cheaper rooftop energy, with the Andrews Labor Government adding an extra 143 postcodes to its Solar Homes battery rebate scheme. Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly MP said this meant households in Hoppers Crossing, Tarneit and Truganina..

SCHOOL BREAKFAST CLUBS EXPANSION TO HELP TARNEIT STUDENTS THRIVE

The Andrews Labor Government is making sure students living in Tarneit have the support they need to thrive at school, by investing in providing healthy breakfasts, lunches and school holiday supplies to children who need them. Sarah Connolly MP today announced Tarneit Rise Primary School..

SMALL BUSINESS BUS BRINGS ADVICE ON WHEELS TO WILLIAMS LANDING

Small business operators in the Williams Landing area will be able to access support and government business services when the Small Business Bus visits on Wednesday 26th February 2020. This is part of the assistance offered by the Andrews Labor Government, from cuts to payroll..

REVITALISED COMMUNITY CENTRES FOR HOPPERS CROSSING AND TARNEIT

The redeveloped Central Park Community Centre in Hopper’s Crossing and the expanded and revitalised Tarneit Community Learning Centre are now open and ready for residents and visitors to enjoy. Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly today officially opened both the Central Park Community Centre and the..

NEW EARLY LEARNING CENTRE FOR TRUGANINA FAMILIES

Families with young children in Truganina can now access the quality local kindergarten programs they need, with the opening of the new Mainview Boulevard Family Learning Centre (previously known as Truganina East New Early Learning Centre). Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly, today visited the Mainview..

A NEW EARLY YEARS FACILITY FOR TARNEIT FAMILIES

The Andrews Labor Government is building new and upgrading early learning facilities across the state, as it gets on with delivering universal Three-Year-Old Kinder. Member for Tarneit, Sarah Connolly MP and Parliamentary Secretary for Early Childhood Education, Sonya Kilkenny MP, today announced Wyndham City Council..

INCLUSIVE EDUCATIONAL SUPPORT FOR TARNEIT CHILDREN

Strengthening inclusive education for all students, including those with disabilities and additional learning needs, is fundamental to an equitable and excellent school system. The Member for Tarneit, Sarah Connolly MP, announced Tarneit schools and kindergartens will receive extra resources and equipment to strengthen inclusive education..

WYNDHAM COMMUNITY GIVEN CHANCE TO NAME LOCAL BRIDGES

A bridge in the City of Wyndham has named to help emergency services find it quickly and easily. The Tarneit Road bridge over the rail line near Tarneit Station has officially been named John Sweeting Bridge, after John Sweeting who lived in the Werribee area..