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Statement on 2022 State Election

24 November 2021 Statement on 2022 State Election Last year I stepped back from the Cabinet to spend more time with my daughters as they prepare for their final years of high school and as the adult world beckons.   The extra time has prompted..

Upgraded Classrooms and Facilities For Saltwater P-9 College

Saltwater students now have bigger, better classrooms and school facilities to learn in, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Altona District Hon Jill Hennessy today announced the exciting news that the $13.06 million upgrade at Saltwater P-9 College has reached practical completion. The..

BUILDER APPOINTED FOR ALTONA GREEN PRIMARY SCHOOL UPGRADE

Better facilities are on their way for students at Altona Green Primary with a builder having been appointed for an important upgrade thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Jill Hennessy today announced Raysett Constructions Australia has been appointed to Altona Green to deliver an upgrade..

RECOVERY GRANTS FOR LOCAL ALTONA DISTRICT SPORTING CLUBS

Great news for local community clubs in the Altona District: The Victorian Government is helping Altona City Soccer Club and Point Cook Cricket Club get back to their sport. Jill Hennessy today announced the clubs would receive funding from the Government’s Emergency Sporting Equipment Grants..

Expanded free TAFE for a stronger post-COVID Victoria

23 September 2021 EXPANDED FREE TAFE FOR A STRONGER POST-COVID VICTORIA The free TAFE initiative will be growing to over 60 courses next year – giving local people access to training for more well-paying and meaningful jobs as the state moves through and beyond the..

Wyndham to have more mental health support, close to home

Tuesday 14 September 2021 WYNDHAM TO HAVE MORE MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT, CLOSE TO HOME As the serious Delta outbreak continues across the state, the Victorian Government is making sure more Victorians struggling during this difficult period have access to the mental health and wellbeing support..

Homestead Senior's new facilities complete

  9 August 2021 UPGRADED FACILITIES FOR HOMESTEAD SENIOR COMPLETE Work has now wrapped up at Point Cook’s Homestead Senior Secondary with the completion of brand-new facilities at this great local school. Member for Altona District Jill Hennessy today announced works are now complete on..

$12.9 MILLION REVITALISATION FOR ALTONA FORESHORE

Wednesday, 14 July 2021 $12.9 MILLION REVITALISATION FOR ALTONA FORESHORE The Altona Foreshore will receive a $12.9 million major revitalisation with $5.8 million in funding support from the Victorian Government. Minister for Suburban Development Shaun Leane today announced the Altona Foreshore Revitalisation project that will..

HENNESSY, HORNE – STATEMENT ON QENOS RECONFIGURATION

MEDIA RELEASE The Hon Jill Hennessy MP The Hon Melissa Horne MP State Member for Altona State Member for Williamstown Wednesday 19 May 2021 STATEMENT ON QENOS RECONFIGURATION Today Qenos, the nation’s largest petrochemical company, announced its decision to reconfigure its manufacturing assets in Altona,..