The Australian Government is calling for more local people to join the Green Army to work on local projects that will make a real difference to our environment in Wannon.
The Australian Government invites community groups, organisations and individuals to start their own tree planting projects by applying for grants under Round 2 of the 20 Million Trees Programme.
Consumers in Wannon and across Australia will soon benefit from clearer, simpler information about where products come from.
Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan said new country of origin food labels will begin to appear on supermarket shelves later this year.
Mr Tehan said this investment in Black Spot projects will deliver safer roads for Victoria through targeted upgrades proven to deliver results.
“Black Spot projects target dangerous roads to save lives and reduce road trauma, ensuring Australia’s roads are made safer and more productive for all road users,” Mr Tehan said.
Veterans and their families in Hamilton will benefit from Government funding, helping Hamilton & District Legacy Club Inc. to purchase equipment for their club.
Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan said funding under the Veteran and Community Grants program worth $2,990 would help to enrich the lives of local veterans and their families by supporting important services.
Community organisations in Wannon can apply for grants to help deliver projects that will reduce violence against women and their children.
Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan said this funding will help organisations in Wannon to come together to respond to and support women and their children who are experiencing violence.
Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan has announced that 65 local schools in the Wannon electorate have signed up to be a part of Sporting Schools, the biggest change to school sport in over a decade as part of a $100 million Abbott Government initiative to keep them fit, healthy and happy.
Mr Tehan said Sporting Schools was launched on Monday 20 July and schools in Wannon could now take part in the participation-focussed programme.
Members of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (PJCIS) and the Executive Director of the Australian Counter Terrorism Centre are travelling to the United Kingdom, France and the United States to engage in high level international discussions on counter terrorism measures.
Member for Wannon Dan Tehan has urged Portland, Port Fairy and Warrnambool small business owners to learn how to benefit from the Federal Government’s new tax incentives at business seminars this month.
Twelve new or upgraded mobile base stations will be built in the electorate of Wannon under the Abbott Government’s $100 million Mobile Black Spot Programme, Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan announced today.