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ASHLEIGH HOUSE BIG FREEZE

ASHLEIGH HOUSE BIG FREEZE

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester returned from Canberra last week to an icy reception at Ashleigh House in Sale. The annual fundraiser for Motor Neurone Disease was a huge success, with locals auctioned off for the residents at the aged care home to pour...
A HELPING HAND FOR LOCAL VOLUNTEERS

A HELPING HAND FOR LOCAL VOLUNTEERS

Seventeen Gippsland not-for-profit community organisations will benefit from more than $63,000 in funding as part of the Federal Government’s 2023-24 Volunteer Grants program. Grants of between $1,000 and $5,000 will assist successful community organisations in...
OPEN LETTER CHALLENGE TO GIPPSLANDERS

OPEN LETTER CHALLENGE TO GIPPSLANDERS

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester has challenged Gippslanders to do more to end the violence against women and children in our community. In an open letter to the community published in all local newspapers, Mr Chester said it was time for ‘real...
HALF-FUNDED PROJECT NEEDS FEDERAL BUDGET SUPPORT

HALF-FUNDED PROJECT NEEDS FEDERAL BUDGET SUPPORT

Member for Gippsland Darren Chester is calling on the Federal Government to commit funding for an important road safety project that was half-funded in the State Budget. The proposal to build a new roundabout on the Maffra-Sale Rd intersection with Fulham-Myrtlebank...
MAJOR BOOST TO SALE’S ECONOMY

MAJOR BOOST TO SALE’S ECONOMY

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester says the redevelopment of the Port of Sale and the Princes Highway upgrades will deliver long term social and economic benefits. Mr Chester said the multi-million dollar improvements to York St and Foster St, plus the Port...