ONE STEP CLOSER TO A SAFER BELGRAVE-GEMBROOK ROAD

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Member for Gembrook Brad Battin today announced that Citywide Service Solutions Pty Ltd has been awarded the contract for two projects totalling $4.4 million for safety improvements on Belgrave-Gembrook Road between Clematis and Cockatoo. Mr Battin said the contract included a...
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DELIVERING SAFETY WITH PSO’s AT BERWICK RAILWAY STATION

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MEMBER for Gembrook Brad Battin welcomed the arrival of Protective Services Officers at Berwick Railway Station, saying they will provide a significant boost for community safety in the area. Mr Battin said Berwick Railway Station was one of 29 stations which will have protection...
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2012-13 Budget

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The 2012-13 Budget will be handed down in Parliament by the Treasurer on 1 May 2012. Online copies of the budget papers will be available from my website immediately after its release.
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CASEY’S LITTLE ATHLETES OFF TO STATE CHAMPS

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Member for Gembrook Brad Battin has congratulated Casey Little Athletics on the end of a successful Track & Field season. The Championship Day on Saturday 10 March saw athletes aged 5-16 years old compete in a range of events and awarded medals and ribbons for their efforts....
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LOCAL STUDENT SPORTS STAR HONOURED

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Member for Gembrook Brad Battin today congratulated local Victorian School Sports Award winner Jackson Ross for his outstanding sporting achievements. Jackson, a former student of Belgrave South Primary School, this week attended a star-studded awards presentation ceremony at the...
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UPPER YARRA COMMUNITY HOUSE TO ‘IMAGINE.CREATE.INSPIRE’ DURING NATIONAL YOUTH WEEK

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Member for Gembrook Brad Battin today announced that Upper Yarra Community House will receive $2000 from the Victorian Coalition Government to celebrate National Youth Week from 13 to 22 April 2012. Mr Battin said the funding will assist Upper Yarra Community House in...
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Youth: suicide prevention

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Mr BATTIN (Gembrook) — On 28 November I had the pleasure of attending the opening of the Youth Affairs Council of Victoria local government forum and making a keynote address on behalf of the Minister for Youth Affairs. The event was targeted at communicating to local...
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Schools: primary welfare officers

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Mr BATTIN (Gembrook) — I rise today to call on the Minister for Education, who I note is at the table, to report on the progress of the provision of primary welfare officers for the Gembrook electorate. The government committed to delivering primary welfare officers to...
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Schools: maintenance

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Mr BATTIN — On Friday the Minister for Education visited Cockatoo, Emerald, Yarra Junction, Warburton and Wesburn primary schools. The principals of these schools raised a number of concerns with the minister, one of which was the lack of maintenance funding. We all know...
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