We all have neighbourhood houses in our electorates. In my case I am very lucky to have five, with one new house being established.
Over the last nine months members in this house would have heard me raise the issue of Ann Nichol House aged-care facility numerous times.
Recently I have had a number of calls from residents, including a nurse yesterday, who was very distressed about information she had heard about changes to ambulance fees for pensioners and healthcare card holders.
It was great to join with members, families and friends of the Ocean Grove Surf Life Saving Club for their annual presentation night. It was an important occasion and an opportunity to honour the work and service of all club members
Today I grieve for the people of Geelong and the Bellarine electorate who have been let down by this Napthine Liberal government when it comes to health, education, jobs and community safety.
The matter I raise is for the Minister for Police and Emergency Services, and the action I seek is that the minister urgently intervene to stop any downgrading of police services in the Bellarine electorate
I wish to make a very brief contribution in the debate on the Building a Better Victoria (State Tax and Other Legislation Amendment) Bill 2014