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.
Vital upgrades to intersections on the Princes Highway West in Terang are now complete and ready for use.
The Wannon community can have their say on what they want in clearer country of origin food labelling in an online survey that will help design the Australian Government’s new labelling system.
Primary schools across the country have less than two weeks to benefit from the first funding round of the Abbott Government’s $100 million Sporting Schools programme.
The Coalition Government will update the Australian Citizenship Act 2007 so dual-nationals who engage in terrorism can be stripped of their citizenship.