201408.26

Free seminar to help grow and build your business online

Business and retail experts will join together early next month to host a free seminar in Frankston to offer tips and advice to small business owners and entrepreneurs on how to grow their business online. Local Federal MP for Dunkley, Bruce Billson, said the seminar is a great opportunity for current and future business owners…

201408.20

Time to have your say on child care reform

Assistant Minister for Education Sussan Ley has met with local child care providers at a roundtable hosted by local federal MP Bruce Billson as the Government takes a closer look at the sector which saw fees increase 53 per cent under the previous Labor Government. Mr Billson and Ms Ley have encouraged the community to…

201408.18

National Broadband Network rolling out in Dunkley

Around 2600 households and businesses in Dunkley are a step closer to getting access to the National Broadband Network, with build preparation work now underway. In coming weeks, work will be visible in streets as pre-construction activity begins, such as the clearing of Telstra’s pits and ducts. Premises included in the build preparations sites released…

201408.14

More support for patients with prostate cancer

The Mornington Peninsula will be one of 14 locations across the country where the Abbott Government will fund a specialist prostate cancer nurse to provide support for patients, their families and carers. Local Federal MP Bruce Billson said the Prostate Cancer Nurse Initiative will result in improved access to multidisciplinary specialists and services, continuity of…

201408.01

Pedestrians to benefit from increased safety at Mt Eliza Intersection

Pedestrians and people with vision impairment can now safely cross the Nepean Highway at Canadian Bay Road, Mt Eliza, thanks to the recent pedestrian safety upgrade. Local Federal Member for Dunkley, Bruce Billson, said he had been campaigning for the safety upgrade since local constituent Robert Spicer highlighted safety concerns at the intersection earlier this…

201408.01

Green Army gearing up for action in Dunkley

Local Federal Member for Dunkley today announced young people aged between 17 and 24 in Dunkley will be among the first to join the Australian Government’s Green Army and become part of the largest environmental movement in Australia’s history. Mr Billson said the first round of Green Army projects will get underway in the coming…