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…


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…

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….


Exhibition opens showcasing almost six decades of memories

Local Federal MP Bruce Billson has officially opened the Frankston Photographic Club Exhibition at Cube 37, which features more than 600 images. The exhibition, ‘looking through our lens’ features the work of 165 local members whose photographs have been recognised on local, national and international stages and are part of the 2.5 billion people around…


New Penlink location and tourist directional signs in sight

Local Federal MP, Bruce Billson, said his efforts to improve locational and tourist directional signage along the Peninsula Link have taken another positive step forward following a recent workshop involving key stakeholders and road authorities where a work program was agreed. Mr Billson highlighted how the benefits from the new freeway built after years of advocacy were not being fully realised due to…


Joint Media Release with Minister Michaelia Cash and Minister Bruce Billson: International Women’s Day

On the eve of International Women’s Day, the Federal Government is recognising women who have played a significant role in building Australia’s economy and encourage more to enter the small business sector. “Australia is fortunate to have around 617,000 women running their own small businesses,” the Minister for Small Business Bruce Billson said. “Despite what…


Show your support for small business and nominate for the Telstra Australian Business Awards

Local Federal Dunkley MP and Minister for Small Business is hoping another Frankston or Mornington Peninsula business can stand tall alongside Brad Smith’s Braap Motorcycles as a winner of the Victorian Telstra Business Awards. There are around two million small businesses across the country and the Australian Government understands small business and the vital contribution…


Wheels in motion for War Memorial relocation

Momentum is building in support of the vision for a new commemorative site for Frankston. Mr Billson recently met with Frankston City Council Mayor and CEO and the Federal Veterans Affairs Minister Michael Ronaldson to discuss the best approach to deliver on a $100,000 pre-election commitment and how to attract additional funding to relocate the Frankston…