Coalition questioning reveals Labor’s training cuts

Training and Skills Minister Steve Herbert has admitted to massive funding cuts to student training under questioning from Parliament’s Public Accounts and Estimates Committee. More than $175 million in funding meant for student training was cut from the Victorian Training Guarantee, including $125 million that was returned to consolidated revenue. A further $50 million of money earmarked for…

Appointment of The Nationals Victoria State Director

Sally Branson has been appointed The National Party of Victoria’s State Director. Victorian President Peter Schwarz today welcomed the appointment of Sally to this role, as an eminently qualified professional who will provide strong leadership for the party. Sally has worked extensively across rural and regional Australia in community development and in senior public affairs roles in both the private sector and in international diplomatic and defence…

Major Raffle Winners

Thank you to everyone that supported our Major Raffle. Congratulations to the 7 winners, we hope you enjoy your prize First Prize: Judy Sims Second Prize: Dianne Sanders Third Prize: Harvey O’Donnell Fourth Prize: Judith Bysouth Fifth Prize: Rosanne Kava Sixth Prize: Vic & Deb Madex Seventh Prize: Nola Buzza

Great Otway Link

David O’Brien, The Nationals candidate for Polwarth, is calling for a significant upgrade to the status and condition of the Twelve Apostle route from the Princes Highway across to the Great Ocean Road. “The Twelve Apostles and Lochard Gorge are Australian icons drawing visitors from all over Australia and the world, yet we have a…