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…

201405.07
Billson calls for pedestrian safety upgrade at dangerous intersection in Mt Eliza

Billson calls for pedestrian safety upgrade at dangerous intersection in Mt Eliza

Local Federal MP, Bruce Billson, is calling for a pedestrian safety upgrade at a key intersection in Mt Eliza to improve safety for people with a vision impairment and school children. Mr Billson recently met with new constituent Robert Spicer, who is vision impaired, and expressed safety concerns when travelling around the Mt Eliza township…

201404.24

Dunkley community encouraged to attend Anzac Day services

Local Federal MP, Bruce Billson, today encouraged the Dunkley community to remember Australian servicemen and women from all wars and conflicts and pay their respect by attending local Anzac Day services. Dawn services, marches and commemoration services will be held at various locations in Frankston, Mornington, Mt Eliza and Seaford. Anzac Day is one of…

201404.23

ANZAC Day services in Dunkley

ANZAC day services will be held at various locations in Frankston, Mornington, Seaford and Mt Eliza. More information is available below or by contacting local RSL Clubs. 6am – Frankston RSL Dawn Service Frankston Cenotaph, corner Young and Davey Streets, Frankston 6am – Mornington RSL Dawn Service Memorial Park Barkly Street, Mornington 9:45am – Seaford RSL Sub…

201404.23

All eyes on Industry with visit from Minister Macfarlane

Local manufacturing and small businesses will today have the attention of two Cabinet Ministers with Minister for Industry, Ian Macfarlane, joining Minister for Small Business, Bruce Billson, visiting businesses in Frankston and Carrum Downs. The Minister for Small Business said hosting the Minister for Industry in his electorate of Dunkley provided a boost for local…

201404.21

Dunkley Home and Community Care services receive $340,000 boost

Frail, older people and younger people with a disability in Dunkley will receive extra support to stay in their own homes thanks to a $340,000 boost from the Australian and Victorian Governments. The extra funding for the Home and Community Care (HACC) program will be distributed among seven services in Frankston, Mornington, Baxter, Seaford and Mount…

201404.17
Community organisations encouraged to be a part of the Mornington Youth Hub

Community organisations encouraged to be a part of the Mornington Youth Hub

Local youth on the northern Mornington Peninsula are set to benefit from the establishment of a new one-stop-shop youth hub, with planning work now well advanced and more service providers needed to deliver vital services.Local Federal MP Bruce Billson said the Federal Government committed $800,000 to restore the former Mornington High site and deliver improved…

201404.10

Local College receives $1.5 million boost to build Trade Skills Centre

Bayside Christian College students are set to benefit from a $1.5 million funding injection to build a new Trade Skills Centre in Langwarrin. The new centre will significantly increase vocational education and training opportunities available to students. The Australian Government’s Trade Skills Centre program has provided $209 million to build 136 new Trades Skills Centres…

201404.07
Work underway on $650,000 upgrade to improve oncolocy unit at Frankson Hospital

Work underway on $650,000 upgrade to improve oncolocy unit at Frankson Hospital

Local Federal MP, Bruce Billson, said work is progressing well to deliver expanded and improved oncology services at the Frankston Hospital to improve the lives of thousands of people in the area. Mr Bruce Billson said the funding provided to Peninsula Health was necessary to ensure the Hospital could deliver treatment to more day patients….