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DELIVERING FAIRER ENERGY PRICES IN TARNEIT

The Victorian Government is making energy prices fairer for more Victorians by introducing a maximum pricing cap for households and small businesses in embedded networks. From September, the maximum price which embedded network customers can be charged for their electricity will be set to the..

NEW SUPPORT FOR LOCAL COMMUNITIES, SHOPPING STRIPS AND JOBS

Tarneit will benefit from a $500,000 Suburban Activity Centre investment to support the community to undertake projects such as minor infrastructure upgrades and maintenance, community activities and local business activation. The injection is part of a $6 million investment in suburban and neighbourhood centres announced..

HELPING TARNEIT’S SPORTS CLUBS SURVIVE AND THRIVE

Community sport in Tarneit is an integral part of our community and this support will help them pay the bills and make a return to play that little bit easier. Member for Tarneit, Sarah Connolly today announced 22 grants of $1,000 have so far been..

EARLY CHILDHOOD INFRASTRUCTURE GRANTS AVAILABLE FOR WYNDHAM KINDERS

The Andrews Labor Government is helping Wyndham kinders upgrade their facilities to create more kindergarten places ahead of the roll-out of funded universal Three-Year-Old Kindergarten. Member for Werribee Tim Pallas and Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly today welcomed applications under the Building Blocks program, with..

A WELCOME BOOST FOR LOCAL SPORT INFRASTRUCTURE

The Tarneit Titians Football Club is set for an even bigger comeback thanks to $196,020.00 boost, the ground lighting project at Wootten Road Reserve is made possible by the Victorian Government’s 2020-21 Local Sports Infrastructure Fund. Member for Tarneit, Sarah Connolly, today announced that the..

CAMPAIGN LAUNCH FOR MORE TARNEIT BUSES

Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly has officially launched a campaign to continue the Andrews Labor Government’s strong record on delivering bus services for outer suburbs, in support of new bus routes to service new and developing estates in Tarneit and Truganina. Newer estates in growth..

GETTING THE MOST OUT OF KINDERGARTEN FOR TARNEIT CHILDREN

Kinder kids in Wyndham will benefit from extra support for their learning and development, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s Australian-first School Readiness Funding program. All kindergarten services in Wyndham will receive funding to help them access a range of evidence-based programs and engage with..

KEEPING SESSIONAL KINDER FEES LOW FOR TERM 3 IN TARNEIT

The Andrews Labor Government will continue to reduce the cost of sessional kindergarten for families and provide kinders with extra cleaning for all of Term 3 as part of a $45 million support package during the coronavirus pandemic. Member for Tarneit Sarah Connolly announced the..

Help name Truganina South East Primary School

Families in Victoria’s fastest growing areas are a step closer to getting the state-of-the-art schools they deserve, with the appointment of new principals at all 14 schools opening in 2021 and commencement of community consultation to name the new schools. Minister for Education James Merlino..

Play, Learn, Grow – Support For Tarneit Parents

Victorian parents and carers now have access to additional evidence-based practical advice and ideas to help their children’s learning, development and wellbeing. Parents of two-year-old and three-year-old children can sign up to Play Learn Grow, a free and new evidence-based program developed in collaboration with..

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..