Commonwealth funds begin to flow for new Health and Medical Hub at Cowes

An exciting milestone in the development of the Phillip Island Health & Medical Hub has taken place, with the first tranche of Australian Government funding transferred to Victoria. The $500,000 in funding is for the preparation of detailed design plans for the new health facility, with construction due to begin early next year. A further…

solar communities program grant will benefit three local sports clubs

The Hillwood Football Club, the Trevallyn Bowls Club and the Tam O’Shanter Golf Club in Bass will benefit from Solar Communities Program grants with lower electricity bills and a smaller carbon footprint if the Turnbull Government is re-elected. Member for Bass, Andrew Nikolic, said the Government’s Solar Communities Program will provide benefits for groups across…

Coalition To Provide $80,000 Heritage Grant For Mallee

A re-elected Turnbull Government will provide $80,000 for vital conservation work at the Murtoa No 1 Grain Store. The grant will go to the Heritage Council of Victoria to repair the building’s west end. The works will include the strengthening and replacement of structural material damaged by termite and borer attack. The work will also…

Woolamai Beach & Phillip Island Tourist Road Intersection Upgrade

Motorists on Phillip Island will benefit under a re-elected Turnbull Coalition Government with $275,000 for the construction of a new roundabout in Cape Woolamai. “Phillip Island residents have long been concerned with the state of this intersection, which provides a crucial link for residents and tourists to Cape Woolamai,” Mr Hunt said. “Upgrades to the…

Coalition Provides Electricity Savings For Local Community Groups In Tangney

A re-elected Turnbull Government will provide up to $100,000 to community groups in Tangney towards installing a solar system which will help these community organisations directly benefit from lower electricity bills. “The Solar Communities program will provide funding for groups across Australia to install rooftop solar PV, solar hot water and battery storage systems for…

Coalition To Deliver $500,000 Towards A New Local Environment Plan For Kooyong

A re-elected Coalition Government will deliver $500,000 towards a new local environment plan for Kooyong, including two new Green Army projects for the Yarra and Koonung Corridors and $100,000 for solar for local community groups. Environment Minister Greg Hunt and Energy and Resources Minister Josh Frydenberg today visited the Kew Senior Citizens Club to announce…

Coalition To Provide $90,000 In Heritage Grants For Canberra

The Turnbull Government will provide almost $90,000 for heritage projects at two of Canberra’s iconic landmarks – the National War Memorial and the Shine Dome. The grants were announced today by Environment Minister Greg Hunt and Senator Zed Seselja. Almost $80,000 will go to the National Capital Authority to conserve three World War I memorials…

Coalition to deliver $760,000 local plan to clean up the Brisbane River

A re-elected Turnbull Government will invest $760,000 to clean up the Brisbane River under the Improving Your Local Parks and Environment Programme and Green Army Programme. The investment is part of the Coalition’s policy to support our local communities and environment by investing in parks, nature reserves, coastal and river areas. The local plan will…