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NEW MULTI-SPORT COMMUNITY COURT FOR DANDENONG

A new multi-sport community court in the heart of central Dandenong was officially opened today, providing a much-needed recreational facility for the local community.

SOLAR TO POWER MORE HOMES IN DANDENONG

Dandenong households are encouraged to take part in the next phase of the Andrews Labor Government’s landmark Solar Homes program, with more rebates for solar panels and hot water systems kicking off from 1 July 2019.

DANDENONG CLUBS TO BENEFIT FROM SPORTING GRANTS

Sporting clubs in Dandenong are among 386 grassroots clubs across Victoria who will share in more than $530,000 in grants to boost their equipment, skills and administration expertise.

DELIVERING FOR DANDENONG

The Andrews Labor Government is delivering on its promises and delivering for the people of Dandenong.

AUTUMN PLACE IMPROVEMENTS DELIVERING FOR CASEY

Families in Casey will have access to the new Autumn Place Family and Community Centre and Park thanks to investment from the Andrews Labor Government to support the growing community.

$10M FOR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES TO SMOOTH THE PATH TO NDIS

Mental health service providers will be ready to offer the best care when it comes to transitioning over to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), thanks to a $10 million investment from the Andrews Labor Government.

MORE SUPPORT FOR ROUGH SLEEPERS IN DANDENONG

Member for Dandenong, Gabrielle Williams, today announced $3.2 million in funding for a new program to provide targeted support and stronger services for people sleeping rough in Dandenong.

DANDENONG BOOST TO EMERGENCY AMBULANCE ARRIVALS

Ambulances arrived at the scene of emergencies on average more than two minutes quicker in the March quarter than at the height of the ambulance crisis under the former Liberal Government, new data shows.

FIGHTING FOR DANDENONG’S FAIR SHARE

The Andrews Labor Government is standing up for Dandenong patients who are being hit hard by Canberra’s cuts to Victoria’s hospitals. Canberra has clawed back $305 million from Victoria’s hospitals – cuts that are hurting patients, nurses and doctors across the state.

VICTORIA’S PUBLIC HOUSING GARDENING TALENT IN FULL BLOOM

The gardening skills of public housing tenants were recognised this week in a special awards ceremony for Victoria’s most outstanding public and community housing gardens. Member for Dandenong, Gabrielle Williams MP, congratulated Dandenong resident, Neriman Ali, for winning the Best Creative Garden category of the 2018-19 Victoria in Bloom awards.

FASTER, EASIER MYKI READERS FOR DANDENONG

Passengers will be able to get on and off trains at Dandenong station quicker and easier, thanks to upgraded readers on myki gates installed by the Andrews Labor Government.

DANDENONG MPs PREPARE FOR FLU SEASON WITH ANNUAL VACCINE

State Member for Dandenong, Gabrielle Williams MP, and Federal Member for Bruce, Julian Hill MP, today received their annual flu shot at the Autumn Place Pharmacy in Doveton. The local Dandenong MPs are both strongly committed to promoting the health and safety of the community throughout the 2019 flu season.