Kinglake resident Vicki Ruhr who survived the Black Saturday bushfires has called on a controversial Invasion Day speaker to publicly apologise for her “hateful” comments.
The State Government has awarded Murrindindi Shire $5,000 as part of it’s Local History Grants Program for a cultural memoir of Taungurung Elder, Uncle Roy Patterson.
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PARLIAMENT HOUSE, MELBOURNE. State Member for Eildon, Cindy McLeish announced that if elected next year a coalition government will provide up to $7 million over four years for free voluntary flu vaccinations for all Victorian children between the ages of 6 months and 5 years old. “Given the terrible flu season we have recently experienced,
YARRA RANGES. Melbourne Water have proposed changes to flooding overlays for parts of the Yarra Ranges considered susceptible to flooding. Overlays are a planning control designed to control development in relation to a particular issue, such as heritage, bushfires, or flood risk. Mapped in planning scheme maps overlays also have an ordinance describing how the
The State Government has announced $13.42 million to fund Victoria’s largest ever firefighting aircraft fleet for the upcoming fire season, Minister for Emergency Services James Merlino revealed today.
MELBOURNE VICTORIAN regional and rural residents lose ability to listen to emergency services radio from 2018. Emergency services radio communications using a ‘scanner’ will no longer be possible with local police and fire converting to enycrpted to digital radio technology. The ability to hear local Country Fire Authority (CFA) fire stations – or trucks – will be