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MORE SUPPORT FOR YARRAVILLE SPECIAL DEVELOPMENT SCHOOL

The Yarraville Special Development School is one of 93 schools across Victoria sharing in $15 million to build all-access play areas, sensory gardens and outdoor learning areas to support students with disabilities and additional needs, under the latest rounds of the Andrews Labor Government’s $30..

MAKING PLAYGROUNDS MORE INCLUSIVE FOR ALL KINDER KIDS

Williamstown kids of all abilities will find learning and playing easier while at kinder, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Early Childhood Education Jenny Mikakos and Member for Williamstown Wade Noonan have announced 42 kinders will benefit from the latest round of the..

Adjournment: Williamstown Football Club

I wish to raise a matter for the Minister for Sport; in fact it is similar to the matter raised by the member for Bentleigh. The action I seek from the minister is for him to consider favourably the application made by the Williamstown Football..

ANDREWS GOVERNMENT KICKS IN FOR LOCAL SPORT

Local cricket, soccer, and lacrosse clubs will soon be enjoying improved sports facilities thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Williamstown, Wade Noonan MP today announced that sporting reserves across Hobsons Bay and Maribyrnong were among grant recipients in the..

Crime continues to fall in Hobsons bay and Maribyrnong

Crime has fallen again for the Williamstown electorate following the Andrews Labor Government’s record investment in community safety. Member for Williamstown, Wade Noonan, today welcomed the latest statistics from the independent Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) but also said more work needs to be done to..

Valedictory statement

Mr NOONAN (Williamstown) (14:57:07) — Speaker, as fate would have it, you were the guest speaker at my first Labor Party meeting in Greensborough back in May 1997. Two things happened at that meeting. Firstly, you gave an incredibly dry speech about the internals of the Banyule..

Adjournment: Williamstown Hospital Security Upgrade

ADJOURNMENT MATTER — Mr Noonan to ask the Minister for Health —  Tonight I wish to raise a matter with the Minister for Health, and the action I seek is for the minister to outline when a security upgrade at Williamstown Hospital will be completed. I was really pleased to..

Recovery Plan For Stony Creek

The Andrews Labor Government will invest more than $1 million to restore Stony Creek following the factory fire in Footscray West in late August. Minister for Water Lisa Neville and Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio announced the funding today, which will..

Members Statement: Bob Pearman

Mr NOONAN (Williamstown) (09:45:37) — I rise today to pay tribute to one of Williamstown’s most loyal and committed servants, Bob Pearman, who last week passed away peacefully in his sleep. Most of Williamstown would be familiar with Bob’s smiling presence at local sporting events, but what..

Adjournment: Planning Buffer Zones

Mr NOONAN (Williamstown) (19:10:12) — (14 991) Tonight I wish to raise a matter for the Minister for Planning. The action I seek from the minister is that he implement the recommendations from his independent planning committee’s report on major hazard facilities. In raising this adjournment matter tonight,..

Adjournment Hobsons Bay City Council Sports Applications

I wish to raise a matter for the Minister for Sport. The action I seek is for the minister to consider favourably a number of sports applications that have been made by the Hobsons Bay City Council to the various grant programs that Sport and..

Constituency Question: Level Crossing Removal

My question today is for the Minister for Public Transport, and it relates to the removal of the level crossing on Kororoit Creek Road in Williamstown North. As the minister would be well aware from her recent visit, works are very much underway to construct..

LOCAL SPORT AND RECREATION CLUBS TO BENEFIT FROM GRANTS

The 4th Williamstown Sea Scouts, Williamstown Colts Cricket Club, VBRA Altona Branch and the Altona North Cricket Club are among 512 grassroots sport and recreation clubs across the state sharing $815,000 in grants to boost their equipment, skills and administration expertise. Member for Williamstown, the..

STUNNING TRANSFORMATION FOR SEAWORKS IN WILLIAMSTOWN

Minister for Ports, Luke Donnellan and Member for Williamstown, Wade Noonan visited Seaworks in Williamstown to mark the completion of renovation works across the historic seaport site. The Andrews Government invested $3 million to upgrade the site which has delivered substantial improvements, including: A new..

A CLEAN AIR FUTURE FOR THE INNER WEST

A commitment to address the air quality issues impacting the inner west communities were one of the top priorities for the Andrews Labor Government in the Victorian Government’s Clean Air Summit held yesterday. The Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, Lily D’Ambrosio highlighted that..

New Boardwalk Signs for Williamstown’s Jawbone Marine Sanctuary

Member for Williamstown, Wade Noonan today unveiled new boardwalk signs at the popular Jawbone Marine Sanctuary in Williamstown. Established in 2002, the Jawbone Sanctuary is one of Williamstown’s most treasured marine areas, which is beloved by snorkelers, nature-lovers, and bird-watchers alike. Boasting a remarkable 120..

MORE ROOM TO LEARN AT WILLIAMSTOWN NORTH PRIMARY SCHOOL

Students at Williamstown North Primary School will soon have important new works undertaken, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Williamstown Wade Noonan today announced that $1.022 million in funding has been allocated to provide a double storey relocatable for students to learn in…