Commemorating our military heroes with funding support

Local community and ex-service organisation groups in Australia are set to receive a funding boost to remember the town’s military heroes in their own unique way. Sarah Henderson, Senator for Victoria, said that the funding will go towards supporting communities as part of the Australian Government’s Saluting Their Service grants Read more…

24 October 2019

Dairy industry mandatory Code of Conduct on its way

Sarah Henderson, Senator for Victoria, said by 1 January 2020 the Australian dairy industry will have a mandatory code of conduct, ahead of the timetable that the Morrison Government took to the election. Senator Henderson said the mandatory code would improve the contractual arrangements between dairy farmers and dairy processors. Read more…

24 October 2019

Booming suburbs to get new station and more services

Joint media release: Michael McCormack, Deputy Prime Minister and Sarah Henderson Senator for Victoria Passengers will be catching trains at Victoria’s newest train station in a matter of weeks, with Cobblebank Station set to open on Monday 2 December as the Ballarat Line Upgrade enters its final stages of construction. Read more…

22 October 2019

Happy Deepavali

Joint media release: Michael McCormack, Deputy Prime Minister and Sarah Henderson Senator for Victoria People across Australia are celebrating the festival of lights, Deepavali, a tradition symbolising the spiritual victory of good over evil. Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs, David Coleman, said the celebration is an Read more…

22 October 2019

Support for Victorian students sitting exams

Senator Sarah Henderson wishes all Year 12 students sitting their final exams the best of luck. “I wish all students in Victoria who are sitting final year exams the very best and would like to remind them, and their parents and carers, to look after themselves during this period,” Senator Read more…

21 October 2019

NDIS Transition assistance funding opens

The Australian Government has opened the second round of Transition Assistance Funding to help businesses build their workforce capabilities to effectively operate in the NDIS. A total funding pool of $8.8 million is available in this latest round. Senator Henderson said disability and aged care organisations in Victoria are encouraged to apply for their Read more…

21 October 2019

Community Sporting Grants

Joint media release: Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck, Minister for Aged Care and Senior Australians, Minister for Youth and Sport and Sarah Henderson Senator for Victoria The Morrison Government is delivering on an important election commitment in Victoria, with a major milestone reached in the rollout of Community Development Grants. Senator for Read more…

21 October 2019