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DELIVERING FOR HEATHMONT WITH INDOOR SPORTS STADIUM

Sport enthusiasts, players and spectators have a new stadium in Heathmont thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. From netball to volleyball, players can now get their sporting fix under the one roof at the brand-new multi-sports stadium complex, Maroondah Nets at Heathmont’s HE Parker Reserve…

NEW RESIDENTIAL AGED CARE SERVICE FOR MELBOURNE’S EAST

Older Victorians and their families across Melbourne’s east will soon get the access they need to modern state-of-the-art public aged care health services thanks to record investment by the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews today joined Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers Luke Donnellan..

CONSTRUCTION BEGINS ON REIMAGINING BLIND CREEK PROJECT

Member for Bayswater, Jackson Taylor will turn the first sod for work to start on a section of Blind Creek in Melbourne’s east which will transform a 600m section of the area into a natural waterway and environmental space for the community to enjoy. Led..

PETITION FOR NEW FACILITIES FOR THE BASIN CFA

State Member for Bayswater, Jackson Taylor, is supporting the need for new facilities for The Basin CFA Brigade. Established in 1927, The Basin CFA Brigade has a long and proud history serving its community and has been in its current facilities since the 1970s. However,..

BAYSWATER SCHOOLS TO SHARE IN $515M MAINTENANCE BLITZ

Bayswater schools will share in a $515 million in the single largest boost to school maintenance ever undertaken, thanks to an unprecedented investment by the Andrews Labor Government. Jackson Taylor said this funding will support 13 schools across the electorate to ensure every student can..

UPGRADES FOR BAYSWATER WEST PRIMARY TO SPARK SCHOOL PRIDE

Bayswater West Primary School students will soon benefit from school building improvements, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Bayswater Jackson Taylor and Parliamentary Secretary for Education, Tim Richardson, announced that Bayswater West Primary School will receive $97,100 in additional funding to ensure the..

DOCTORS, NURSES AND PARAMEDICS RISE TO THE CHALLENGE IN KNOX

Victoria’s hospitals and paramedics are rising to the challenge of record demand caused by a busy flu season, the latest performance data shows. Across the state, ambulances recorded the best ever response for the quarter, despite responding to more than 8,500 extra Code 1 emergency..

NEW BURWOOD HWY BASE FOR KNOX STATE EMERGENCY SERVICE

The Andrews Labor Government will build a fit-for-purpose facility for VICSES volunteers and the Knox community, as part of its strong commitment to emergency service volunteers across Victoria. Jackson Taylor, Member for Bayswater, representing the Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville, joined VICSES..

Labor Delivers for Bayswater

The Andrews Labor Government is delivering on its promises and delivering for the people of Bayswater, with major investments in local schools, roads, health and public transport in the Victorian Budget 2019/20. As part of a massive $1.8 billion investment in schools around the state,..

FEMALE FRIENDLY SPORTING FACILITIES HAS BORONIA RAPT

Boronia’s rugby league and cricket players will soon have female friendly change rooms at Colchester Reserve, thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula today announced construction of new change rooms and pavilion refurbishment works at..

NEW FIRE STATION AT BAYSWATER OFFICIALLY OPEN

The Andrews Labor Government has officially opened the new state-of-the-art fire station in Bayswater, providing improved emergency services for the community and better facilities for volunteers. Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville and Member for Bayswater Jackson Taylor today toured the new $2.84..

Jackson’s Maiden Speech

      Mr TAYLOR (Bayswater) (18:59): Speaker, congratulations on your appointment. I would first like to start by acknowledging the traditional owners of this land and I pay my respects to their elders past and present. Just as Hugh Jackman is the Boy from..

GET ON YOUR BIKE TO YOUR LOCAL STATION

Bayswater residents are finding it easier to cycle to the station thanks to new paths and bike cages. New data has revealed the number of people riding a bike to stations is growing, with over 1000 people a day now using Parkiteer cages at stations..