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..
Drivers on Leakes Road in Truganina are a step closer to enjoying duplicated lanes in each direction, with the opening of a new bridge over Skeleton Creek today. Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly said the new bridge was a major milestone for the Andrews Labor..
The Andrews Labor Government is making it easier for Wyndham families to secure a place in kindergarten for their child, by supporting Wyndham City Council to provide a one-stop-shop for kindergarten enrolments. Wyndham City Council has been awarded a $42,000 grant to support their central..
Victorians are waiting less time than ever before for elective surgery and urgent specialist appointments, despite huge surges in the number of people attending hospitals driven by an unprecedented flu season, new data shows. Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Jenny Mikakos recently released the..
Residents in Melbourne’s outer west will benefit from improved emergency services with a new fire brigade and fire station now operational in Tarneit. Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly MP and Member for Western Metropolitan Region Kaushaliya Vaghela MP visited the site on Monday night to..
Tarneit passengers will have another option to get into Melbourne on Saturdays with an extra service to be permanently added to the timetable. Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly said from December a Saturday morning service that has previously run as a special event train will..
Passengers can now use a new and innovative bike rack at Tarneit Station thanks to a collaborative project between the Andrews Labor Government and Monash University. Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly today unveiled the ‘Wheelie’, an innovative and quick-to-install bike rack, which is being tested..
The Andrews Labor Government is delivering on its commitment to build 100 new schools across the state by 2026 with Kane Constructions Pty Ltd appointed to construct Truganina South East Primary School. Truganina South East Primary School is among the 14 new schools that are..
Hoppers Crossing teachers, principals and school staff are among the finalists being acknowledged by the Andrews Labor Government in this year’s Victorian Education Excellence Awards. The Grange P-12 College – Outstanding Koorie Education Award Finalist The Grange P-12 College has embarked upon a program of change to..
Residents in Wyndham will have the opportunity to enjoy eight days of colour and light along Federation Trail through the Trail of Lights project thanks to $153,500 from the Victoria Government’s Pick My Project initiative. Member for Tarneit, Sarah Connolly launched the Trail of Lights..
Students from Hoppers Crossing Secondary College wowed the crowd at the Palais Theatre in St Kilda last week, winning the Best Social Media Story Award for their performance Be Careful What You Whisper. Hoppers Crossing Secondary was one of ten schools that made it through..
Tarneit families will have access to more kinder places, with work set to begin by the Werribee Islamic Centre on a new early learning facility at the site of the under construction Melbourne Grand Mosque on Wootten Road. Member for Tarneit, Sarah Connolly MP and..
Cyclists and pedestrians are set to benefit from major works beginning on the first of three overpass bridges for the Federation Trail, as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s $1.8 billion Western Roads Upgrade. Piling works are commencing on the northern side of the overpass..
Doherty’s Creek P-9 College has been successful in receiving funding to deliver strong, sustainable and meaningful connections with Victoria’s Indian community. Minister for Education James Merlino today announced that eleven schools across the state had been awarded funding as part of the Connecting Schools with..
Patients and their families across Melbourne will continue to get the very best care from our hard-working doctors and nurses, thanks to a big funding boost for Mercy Health from the Andrews Labor Government. Local Members of Parliament today announced a massive $391.72 million investment..
A new refrigerated vehicle is generating job opportunities for ex-offenders at the Fruit2Work social enterprise, thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Crime Prevention Ben Carroll announced today that a $50,000 grant had been provided as part of the Community Crime Prevention..
Sports clubs in Tarneit can now apply for a share in around $500,000 in VicHealth funding to get more Victorians active and playing sport. The latest round of VicHealth’s Active Club Grants, which open today, provides funding of up to $3,000 or up to $10,000..
Truganina Fire Brigade has welcomed several new trucks to its fleet in time for the upcoming summer fire season to support the growing communities across Melbourne’s West. Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly, representing Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville, handed over the keys..