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TIME TO HARDEN UP TO SECURE FEDERAL FUNDING

TIME TO HARDEN UP TO SECURE FEDERAL FUNDING

Local Councils are worse off and haven’t received the ‘fair increase’ in funding promised by the Albanese Government, according to Shadow Minister for Local Government Darren Chester. Speaking at this week’s Australian Local Government...
A NEW ERA IN TRARALGON COURTHOUSE’S RICH HISTORY

A NEW ERA IN TRARALGON COURTHOUSE’S RICH HISTORY

A new chapter for the historic Traralgon Courthouse precinct is drawing closer as the latest round of restorative and re-purposing works nears completion. Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester said the restoration of the historic Traralgon Courthouse was a...
NEW SPEED LIMIT TO BOOST PRODUCTIVITY

NEW SPEED LIMIT TO BOOST PRODUCTIVITY

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester is calling for a faster speed limit of 110km/hr on the open sections of the road between Sale and Traralgon as the final stage of the Princes Highway duplication project nears completion. After 15 years, the $513 million...
COWWARR STREETSCAPE MAKEOVER

COWWARR STREETSCAPE MAKEOVER

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester said it is great to see the finished product of the Cowwarr streetscape project. “The former Federal Government provided extra funding for Councils under the Local Roads and Community Infrastructure Program, which...
UPGRADED KALIMNA ROCK WALL PATHWAY

UPGRADED KALIMNA ROCK WALL PATHWAY

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester pictured inspecting the upgraded pathway from the Kalimna rock wall to Hotel Rd at Lakes Entrance. The path had fallen into disrepair and has undergone a major transformation thanks to more than $2 million funding secured...