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HAVE A SAY ON HOW OUR COUNTRY KIDS ARE EDUCATED

Gippslanders with a stake in the education of local students now have a chance be part of a landmark review of education in regional, rural and remote areas. The Nationals Member for Gippsland Darren Chester today encouraged local teachers, parents, students,...
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FUNDING APPLICATION FOR MALLACOOTA

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester says he’s optimistic that a million dollar plan to redevelop recreation facilities at Mallacoota will receive additional Federal Government support. Mr Chester has previously met with local residents and is supportive of an...
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SCP DEADLINE LOOMS

Expressions of Interest must be lodged next week for round three of #lovegippsland Stronger Communities Program (SCP). Community groups can access Federal Government grants up to $20,000 for capital projects. Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester encouraged...
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HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE NATIONAL SPORTS PLAN

Gippslanders are being encouraged to share their views about sport, including how it is funded and the available infrastructure, to help shape the National Sports Plan. The Nationals Member for Gippsland Darren Chester said it was important that people from Gippsland...
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GIPPSLAND REGIONAL EXECUTIVES FORUM

  The Federal Government is making a once-in-a-generation investment in landmark infrastructure in Gippsland. That was the message this week for Gippsland business leaders who met The Nationals Member for Gippsland Darren Chester in Traralgon. Mr Chester, who is...
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$2.49M TO REDUCE FAMILY VIOLENCE IN EAST GIPPSLAND AND WELLINGTON

The Coalition Government will provide up to $2.49 million for a tailored project to address family violence experienced by Indigenous women and children in the East Gippsland and Wellington Shires. Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, and Member for...
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Stronger Communities Program

Expressions of Interest Open Now

Apply by July 31

Community groups across Gippsland can access Federal Government grants up to $20,000 for capital projects that improve community participation and strengthen communities.

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Darren Chester MP

The Nationals Member for Gippsland. Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport
Darren Chester MP
Darren Chester MPMonday, June 19th, 2017 at 5:26pm
It is the highest priority of Government to ensure the safety of Australians. I was asked about law and order issues on Sky News. There are concerns in the community. People want to know they are going to be safe in their homes, when they walk the streets and they want to know the borders are secure.
Darren Chester MP

About Darren

Darren Chester was elected to Federal Parliament as the Member for Gippsland on June 26, 2008.
Darren Chester was appointed Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport on February, 18, 2016.

ABOUT GIPPSLAND

Gippsland is one of the most diverse regions in Australia and our community is dispersed across 33,000 square kilometres.

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