Roads to Recovery funding flows in Gorton

Local road maintenance across two projects in the Gorton electorate will receive a $1.26 million boost thanks to funding under the Australian Government’s Roads to Recovery Program. Liberal Senator for Victoria, and Patron Senator for Gorton, Sarah Henderson, said the Australian Government would deliver over $139.6 million to 310 local government authorities nationwide for safer and better-maintained roads. “The Roads to Recovery funding in Gorton will allow the Melton City Council to progress two high-priority projects, using local knowledge to deliver Read more…

24 December 2019

Roads to Recovery funding flows in Corangamite

Local road maintenance across 18 projects in the Corangamite electorate will receive a $2.95 million boost thanks to funding under the Australian Government’s Roads to Recovery Program. Liberal Senator for Victoria, and Patron Senator for Corangamite, Sarah Henderson, said the Australian Government would deliver over $139.6 million to 310 local government authorities nationwide for safer and better-maintained roads. “The Roads to Recovery funding in Corangamite will allow councils across the area to progress a number of high-priority projects, using local knowledge Read more…

24 December 2019

Roads to Recovery funding flows in Ballarat

Local road maintenance across two projects in the Ballarat electorate will receive a $1.3 million boost thanks to funding under the Australian Government’s Roads to Recovery Program. Liberal Senator for Victoria, and Patron Senator for Ballarat, Sarah Henderson, said the Australian Government would deliver over $139.6 million to 310 local government authorities nationwide for safer and better-maintained roads. “The Roads to Recovery funding in the Ballarat electorate will allow the Moorabool Shire Council to progress two high-priority projects, using local knowledge Read more…

24 December 2019

Congratulations to Victorian students

Liberal Senator for Victoria, Sarah Henderson, has congratulated thousands of local school students and their teachers for a successful school year. The last day of school in 2019 for Victorian Government schools is tomorrow, 20 December 2019. Senator Henderson said students should enjoy a well-earned break. “I am sure that all students in Victoria can look back on the year and be proud of the effort they put into their studies and the contribution they made to their school community,” Read more…

19 December 2019

Bannockburn Heart comes to life

I was delighted to formally open the new Bannockburn Heart project, backed by $1.2 million from the Morrison Liberal Government. This $3 million project has transformed the centre of Bannockburn and I congratulate Golden Plains Shire on its vision. The Bannockburn Heart projects includes a wonderful water play space; recreation equipment, public toilets and barbeques, shaded space and beautiful landscaping. As part of the project, the Golden Plains Farmers’ Market has received upgraded facilities, the Bannockburn Scouts have a new Read more…

19 December 2019

Backing our hard working volunteers

I am delighted to announce that the 2019-20 Volunteer Grants program is now open to volunteer organisations. I encourage volunteer organisations across regional Victoria to apply for funding.  Applications close on 16 March 2020. These grants can be used to buy small equipment for volunteers or for the reimbursement of volunteer fuel, transport or training costs. Community groups can apply for grants of between $1,000 and $5,000. As a Liberal Senator for Victoria, I am pleased to be able to Read more…

19 December 2019

New facilities for students at Iona College Geelong

Liberal Senator for Victoria, Sarah Henderson, today announced Iona College Geelong will benefit from new specialist learning spaces for science, art and digital technology thanks to a Morrison Liberal Government grant. Senator Henderson said the Australian Government would provide $10,000,000 towards the project at Iona College Geelong through the Capital Grants Program which provides funding for non‑government schools to improve capital infrastructure. “Students and staff at Iona College Geelong will benefit from the construction of specialist learning spaces for science, Read more…

17 December 2019

New facilities for students at Victory Christian College Bendigo

Liberal Senator for Victoria Sarah Henderson today announced Victory Christian College, in Bendigo, will benefit from new specialist and general learning areas thanks to a Morrison Liberal Government grant. Senator Henderson said the Australian Government would provide $1,187,000 towards the project at Victory Christian College through the Capital Grants Program which provides funding for non‑government schools to improve capital infrastructure. “Students and staff at Victory Christian College will benefit from the construction of six secondary general learning areas, a design Read more…

17 December 2019