Minister for Roads cuts more funding

Nationals Member for Ovens Valley Tim McCurdy is frustrated to hear that the Minister for Roads and Andrews Labor Government have decided to forgo their budget promise and cut even more funding towards regional road maintenance in this years 2022/23 State Budget.    Mr McCurdy said, “This is just disgraceful.   “The Victorian Government is…

Mount Hotham Secures Funding

Nationals Member for Ovens Valley, Tim McCurdy, has congratulated the efforts of a powerhouse community campaign that’s secured funding for long overdue improvements at Mount Hotham. Funding in the 2022-23 State Budget will be split amongst three projects, with $1.6 million going towards the Mt Higginbotham tank, $2.1 million going to a project dedicated to…

Track condition impacting tourism

The Nationals State Member for Gippsland South, Danny O’Brien is calling on the Andrews Labor Government to improve the condition of walking tracks and roads inside state forests and national parks.   Mr O’Brien said locals, visitors and local businesses that rely on tourism are being let down by the government’s failure to ensure these…