201407.25

Nominate a local for the 2015 Australian of the Year Awards

Local Federal MP Bruce Billson is encouraging the community to nominate inspirational Australians for the 2015 Australian of the Year Awards. Mr Billson said the awards recognise remarkable people who inspire, achieve and work hard to build a stronger and safer community. “The awards celebrate the achievements of every day Australians from all walks of…

201407.17

Carbon Tax repeal will benefit our local community

Local Federal MP for Dunkley, Bruce Billson, said today was a historic day for the Abbott Government with the Carbon Tax Repeal Bill passing the Senate. Today’s vote by the Senate to repeal the Carbon Tax is great news for local families and small businesses. Scrapping the Carbon Tax will save the average household around…

201407.16

Langwarrin and Langwarrin South next to connect to the NBN

Local Federal MP for Dunkley, Bruce Billson, today announced 4,600 premises in Langwarrin and Langwarrin South are a step closer to connecting to the National Broadband Network, with build preparation work now underway. Mr Billson said it was an important milestone for the area, with greater certainty for homes and businesses as they prepare for…

201407.11

Evolution of Government Services in Frankston

Frankston joins nearly 140 Australian communities with access to government one-stop shops, where Medicare and Centrelink face-to-face services are offered under one roof. Minister for Human Services the Hon Senator Marise Payne and Member for Dunkley the Hon Bruce Billson officially opened the new Frankston one-stop shop today. Minister Payne said the Frankston Service Centre…

201407.02

Minister Turnbull visits Frankston to highlight NBN progress

Local Federal MP for Dunkley, Bruce Billson today hosted the Minister for Communications, the Hon Malcolm Turnbull in Frankston to provide an update on the progress of the NBN and to discuss the Mobile Blackspot Programme. Mr Billson said it was great to have Minister Turnbull in the electorate to talk with local businesses, Councils…

201406.30
Billson officially opens $3 million oncology upgrade at Frankston Hospital

Billson officially opens $3 million oncology upgrade at Frankston Hospital

Local Federal Member for Dunkley, Bruce Billson today officially opened Stage 1 of the Oncology Unit upgrade at Frankston Hospital Mr Billson said he was honoured to join Peninsula Health Chair, Nancy Hogan and Frankston Hospital Chief Operating Officer Brendon Gardner to open the expanded centre which will provide increased support to those with cancer…

201406.30

Senator Fifield attends Dunkley Aged Care forum

Local Federal Member for Dunkley, Bruce Billson, and the Assistant Minister for Social Services, Senator Mitch Fifield today attended a forum with 30 aged care providers from the Mornington Peninsula to discuss innovative initiatives for the aged care sector. Mr Billson said the round table provided a great opportunity for the local ‘for profit’ and…

201406.26

Government moves to fix mobile blackspots

Do you know of a location where you can’t get mobile coverage? Well the Abbott Government wants to hear from you. Local Federal Member for Dunkley, Bruce Billson, is reminding the community to nominate known black spots in the electorate as part of a $100 million Mobile Black Spot Programme. “The programme works to extend…

201406.11

Billson opens World Class Victorian Innovative Science and Technology Complex

Local Federal Member for Dunkley, Bruce Billson today joined the Mayor of Frankston and many international guests to officially open the Victorian Innovative Science and Technology complex in Seaford. Mr Billson said the Complex is a hub for environmental technology and engineering businesses and has been attracting local and international attention. “The Complex will house…