I congratulate Malcolm Turnbull on becoming Prime Minister of Australia. As the newly elected leader of the Liberal Party, he has my total support. I look forward to working as a member of his team and ensuring the electorate of Wannon continues to be served by a government that puts jobs, growth and our future prosperity at the heart of its agenda.
Landcare and community groups in the Wimmera Catchment Management Authority (CMA) area are now able to apply for Wimmera Regional Grants totalling $100,000 to help care for the region’s natural environment and support sustainable agriculture.
Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan today said Wannon Men’s Sheds would benefit from the Abbott Government’s Father’s Day announcement to secure funding for the organisation until 2019.
Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan has welcomed the release of the Exposure Draft of the Request for Proposal for the Australian Government’s new Transition to Work service for young job seekers.
Mr Tehan said “the Transition to Work service was the centrepiece of the Coalition Government’s $331 million Youth Employment Strategy announced in the Budget and will help more young people move into work.”
Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan said the Government will not proceed with Labor’s Bank Deposit Tax.
The new sports lighting system at Melville Oval in Hamilton was officially switched on today, enabling the community to host night time sporting events.
Member for Wannon Dan Tehan said the Australian Government contributed $125,000 towards the project under the Community Development Grants Programme (CDG).
Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan MP, is urging local communities to support activities for Adult Learners’ Week, which this year is celebrating its 20th anniversary as an important event on the Australian calendar.
Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan, today welcomed the Coalition Government’s announcement that $1 million in funding would be made available to Crime Stoppers to roll out a national ‘Dob in a Dealer’ campaign to help combat Australia’s ice scourge.
Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan, has welcomed the launch of an innovative new mobile app to encourage parents to get more involved in their children’s education.
Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan, today encouraged women from Wannon who are interested in sport to apply for $400,000 worth of grants to support and develop women leaders in Australian sport.