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LOCAL SCHOOLS SHARE IN MAINTENANCE FUNDS

Three schools in Hobsons Bay have shared in almost $500,000 from the Andrews Government to repair school buildings and facilities. The additional funds mean Williamstown High School, Altona North Primary School and Kingsville Primary School won’t have to sacrifice funding from their school budget to..

COMMUNITY SAFETY RISES AS AMBULANCE RESPONSE TIMES DECREASE

The Andrews Labor Government is rebuilding Victoria’s ambulance system after four years of neglect under the former Liberal Government to ensure all community members get the care they need in a critical emergency. Our $500 million plan will improve ambulance response times, employ 450 more..

GIVING LOCAL LIFESAVERS THE RESOURCES THEY DESERVE

The Williamstown Swimming and Lifesaving Club has opened new facilities funded by the Andrews Government’s $15 million Emergency Services Volunteer Sustainability Grants program.   Williamstown’s iconic lifesaving club was successful in its bid for facilities upgrades, additional resources, and program-development funding, receiving a $25,000 grant..

HIGH CAPACITY METRO TRAINS PROJECT DELIVERS JOBS BOOST FOR MELBOURNE’S WEST

The Andrews Labor Government’s investment in bigger and better trains continues to deliver new jobs for Melbourne’s west. Member for Williamstown Wade Noonan today announced 175 new positions at the Newport depot to build 65 new High Capacity Metro Trains for Melbourne over the next..

SUBSTANTIAL URBAN RENEWAL OPPORTUNITY IN INNER WEST

The Andrews Labor Government wants experienced developers to pitch their ideas on how to transform and revitalise a former transport site in Melbourne’s inner west. Member for Williamstown Wade Noonan today announced the registration of interest for the iconic development opportunity at 565-569 Melbourne Road..

Statement from Wade Noonan

As Victorian Labor’s preselection process for the 2018 State Election is now underway, I wish to announce that I will not be seeking preselection for the seat of Williamstown. I entered politics because I wanted to help people – to make a difference in the..

FASTER, MORE RELIABLE TRAIN SERVICES FOR THE WEST

More than 2,000 passengers a day will soon benefit from faster, more reliable train services in Melbourne’s west, with works officially starting on the Kororoit Creek Road level crossing removal and the partial duplication of the Altona loop. Member for Williamstown Wade Noonan today visited..

NEW LINK IN KOROROIT CREEK TRAIL

From walkers to cyclists, even more Victorians can look forward to making tracks on a longer Kororoit Creek Trail. Member for Williamstown, Wade Noonan, joined representatives from Hobsons Bay City Council in Altona today to officially launch the new 2.5km section of the trail, made..

NEW PEAK HOUR SERVICES FOR WERRIBEE LINE PASSENGERS

The Andrews Labor Government will add 10 more train services in the peak, every week on the Werribee line from 27 August. Member for Williamstown Wade Noonan, Member for Altona Jill Hennessy and Member for Werribee Tim Pallas today announced the timetable for the new..

WIN FOR FOOTY UMPIRES IN MELBOURNE’S WEST

The Western Region Football League Umpires Association, Seddon Auskick and Seddon Cricket Club can look forward to a brighter future thanks to new floodlights at Yarraville’s Hanmer Reserve. Member for Williamstown Wade Noonan joined local club representatives and Maribyrnong City Council today to officially open..

LOCAL CRIME STATS PROMISING BUT MORE WORK TO BE DONE

The Andrews Labor Government’s record investment in officers, resources and technology is helping Victoria Police crackdown on crime in Hobsons Bay. Member for Altona District, Jill Hennessy and Member for Williamston District, Wade Noonan said the latest crime statistics show police are making more arrests..

SHOWTIME: WILLIAMSTOWN HIGH SCHOOL CENTENARY THEATRE OPENS

Member for Williamstown Wade Noonan today helped celebrate the grand opening of Williamstown High School’s Centenary Theatre. In a celebration with past and present teachers and students, and with members of the school community, the ribbon was cut for the new state-of-the-art theatre. Minister Noonan..

PUTTING WILLIAMSTOWN’S CRICKETERS FIRST

The Andrews Labor Government is putting Williamstown families first by giving grassroots cricket clubs the support they deserve. Wade Noonan MP, Member for Williamstown, announced today the Hobsons Bay City Council is set to benefit from the Labor Government’s Community Sports Infrastructure Fund by receiving..

NEW MULTI-PURPOSE HALL FOR THE MALTESE ASSOCIATION OF HOBSONS BAY

Bocce tournaments will soon be a year-round feature on the program of events at the Maltese Association of Hobsons Bay thanks to $20,000 from the Andrews Government to construct a new multi-purpose hall at the Association’s base in Altona North. The new hall will ensure..

ENDING THE AMBULANCE CRISIS: FASTER RESPONSE TIMES FOR HOBSONS BAY

The Andrews Labor Government has repaired the damage inflicted on our ambulance service by the former Liberal Government, with state-wide ambulance response times restored to what they were before the Liberals went to war with our paramedics. The latest ambulance and hospital performance data show..

SPOTSWOOD PRIMARY GETS A $1.4M UPGRADE

Students at Spotswood Primary School will have the state-of-the-art facilities they deserve as part of an upgrade announced by the Andrews Labor Government, which is delivering for the West. The Labor Government is building and upgrading a record number of schools to make sure every..

NEW PARKS AND CYCLING PATHS FOR THE INNER WEST

Melbourne’s inner west will benefit from nearly nine hectares of new public open space, transformed from industrial land as part of the West Gate Tunnel Project. The Andrews Labor Government has unveiled plans to overhaul industrial and vacant space between the Maribyrnong River and Yarraville..

ASIA CUP KICKING GOALS FOR HOBSONS BAY’S GRASSROOTS SOCCER

Grassroots soccer clubs at JT Gray Reserve will be the big winners from an Andrews Labor Government boost to upgrade soccer facilities and encourage more people to play the world game. Member for Williamstown Wade Noonan and Hobsons Bay City Council Mayor Sandra Wilson today..