Labor, where is your heart?

After 34 days stranded in two caravan parks in Albury, Denis and Katrina Leahy of Geelong, along with their dying dog Angus, have finally been allowed to come home. It is completely unacceptable that the Victorian Government refused to issue the Leahys with a border crossing permit for more than Read more…

17 September 2021

Driver Reviver safety boost for Bendigo

JMR with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Barnaby Joyce MP and Assistant Minister for Road Safety and Freight Transport Scott Buchholz MP Six roadside rest areas across Bendigo will be upgraded to help combat driver fatigue and make local roads safer, thanks to funding under Read more…

17 September 2021

Backing La Trobe University Bendigo’s advanced manufacturing hub

JMR with Minister for Education and Youth Alan Tudge and Minister for Regionalisation, Regional Communications and Regional Education Bridget McKenzie Advanced Manufacturing in Bendigo is set to receive a significant boost, with the Morrison Government investing $2 million in La Trobe University’s Regional Advanced Manufacturing 4.0 Hub. Minister for Education Read more…

17 September 2021

Barwon Heads Road upgrade gets under way

Drivers, cyclists and pedestrians in Geelong are a step closer to safer and more reliable journeys with contracts awarded to deliver the much-needed Barwon Heads Road Upgrade. The project will be delivered concurrently through a trio of construction partners, providing more opportunities across the construction industry and creating around 500 Read more…

17 September 2021

Record year for Agriculture sector boosts optimism

The Australian agricultural sector is poised to smash production value records this year, with the sector defying challenges of the pandemic, propelling production value to $73 billion. Minister for Agriculture and Northern Australia David Littleproud said the ABARES’s Agricultural Commodities: September Quarter report highlights farming has grown by 1.3 per Read more…

14 September 2021