A record number of women have nominated as candidates in Victoria’s local government elections, with ballots to be posted to millions of voters around the state next week.
The Victorian Government is doubling an assistance payment for those experiencing significant financial hardship as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, as part of a $50 million program to make sure people are not falling through the cracks.
The Victorian Government is supporting hundreds of jobs and investing in one of regional Victoria’s busiest freight lines, with upgrades to the Maryvale rail siding in Gippsland.
Victoria has recorded 15 new cases of coronavirus since yesterday, with the total number of cases now at 20,183.
An advice line backed by the Victorian Government for veterans in need of welfare support and advice on services has received thousands of enquiries since it was established in the response to the coronavirus pandemic in June.
Pharmacy assistants across the state will continue to get specialist training as they provide crucial services during the coronavirus pandemic, thanks to the Victorian Government.