Lisa Neville, the Member for Bellarine, today highlighted the significant investments being delivered by the Andrews Labor Government’s 2017-18 Budget. Ms Neville said, “This budget provides important benefits to the Bellarine and Geelong communities. “The Budget includes: $3.22m for Leopold Primary School..
The Point Lonsdale Surf Life Saving Club (PLSLSC) will soon be providing critical lifesaving skills from more modern facilities thanks to Victorian Government funding. Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville visited Point Lonsdale today to announce $1.5 million from the Victorian Budget 2017-18 will be available..
The Ocean Grove Surf Lifesaving Club will soon have the modern and safe facilities they need to help protect the community, thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville attended the Club’s annual presentation night to congratulate lifesaving volunteers on..
The Andrews Labor Government is stepping up the fight against ice and drug addiction, across the state with Barwon to be one step closer to another drug rehabilitation service. As part of the Victorian Budget 2017/18, $81.1 million will be invested in stage three of..
The Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources’ Queenscliff facility will welcome more Deakin University staff shortly under a new agreement that aims to establish the site as a Victorian National Centre of Excellence for fisheries and aquaculture sciences in temperate waters. Member for..
The mighty Barwon Heads ‘Seagulls’ are set to soar to new heights in 2017 thanks to a revamp of their football oval and netball courts at the Howard Hammer Oval precinct. Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville joined the festivities during the club’s round three clash..
The Andrews Labor Government and Landcare Australia are restoring and protecting habitat along the Bellarine Rail Trail. Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville announced the completion of $30,000 worth of habitat improvement and restoration works along the 30 kilometre bike trail between Queenscliff and Geelong. The works were carried out by Friends of Bellarine Rail Trail, Bellarine Landcare..
The Andrews Labor Government has fast-tracked 12 new paramedic teams and 13 new vehicles across Victoria, as part of its record $500 million plan to improve ambulance response times and save lives. Minister for Ambulance Services Jill Hennessy joined Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville at..
VETERANS GRANTS ANNOUNCED FOR PROJECTS IN BELLARINE TO COMMEMORATE THE SERVICE OF VICTORIA’S VETERANS
Lisa Neville MP today announced that the Borough of Queenscliff will receive funding to commemorate, support and remember the service and sacrifice of our veterans. Lisa Neville MP announced $4,500 from the Commemoration and Education Grant Program, that will assist the Borough of Queenscliff conduct..
The Andrews Labor Government continue to work closely with police as they crack down on crime across the Bellarine, following the release of the latest crime statistics today. Minister for Police Lisa Neville said the 2016 Crime Statistics Agency figures released today continued to show..
Recreational anglers can now safely wet a line from a new jetty at Clifton Springs thanks to $250,000 in funding from the Andrews Labor Government’s Target One Million plan. Previously there had been 2 wooden piers at the Clifton Springs boat ramp that were in..
Minister for Police Lisa Neville today launched a new campaign to drive down thefts of and from vehicles across Geelong and the Bellarine Peninsula. The high-profile community campaign will raise awareness about how drivers can help prevent thefts and protect their property from being stolen…
The Andrews Government is making High Street in Drysdale a safer place to walk, ride and drive, through a $3 million upgrade which will start this week. The upgrade is part of the $109 million Drysdale Bypass project and will improve safety from Railway Crescent..
Extending the Geelong Ring Road and duplicating Barwon Heads Road is a step closer with contracts for planning work on the two projects awarded today. Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville today announced Jacobs Australia has been awarded the contract to complete a planning study for..
The Andrews Labor Government has extended the trial of a shuttle bus service connecting residents between the Bellarine Peninsula and Geelong until June next year. Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville welcomed the news that buses on Route 60A will continue to run for another six..
Almost a year to the day after the devastating Christmas fires, Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister for Roads Luke Donnellan toured the Wye River region today and met with local residents. Over the past 12 months, Victoria’s most iconic and scenic stretch of road has..
The Andrews Labor Government is providing $30,000 funding a new festival for Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale. Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville announced today the Winter Sol Fest will feature on the coastal towns’ calendars from next year, bringing visitors at what is a traditionally quieter..
Police across the Bellarine are proactively targeting burglary and theft offences, and improving responses to high-volume crime. Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville said the latest Crime Statistics Agency data revealed a number of trends in crime, particularly opportunistic thefts from unlocked motor vehicles, and thefts..