Helping Local High-Ability Students Strive For Success

More high-ability students at every government school in Bendigo East will have support to excel at school and reach their full potential, with more funding for the Andrews Labor Government’s Student Excellence Program. Member for Bendigo East Jacinta Allan today welcomed this initiative which encourages local students to challenge themselves through learning from a more…

New Stations Arriving Early for Greater Bendigo

Growing communities around Bendigo will be connected to train services sooner, with the Andrews Labor Government announcing new stations at Huntly and Raywood will open to passengers in mid-July – months ahead of schedule. Huntly Station will open almost a year ahead of its original completion date of mid-2023, while Raywood is being delivered six…

Giving Bendigo Kids and Families World-Class Schools

The Andrews Labor Government is continuing its record school building program, with more support to deliver the school facilities every Victorian student, teacher and school community deserves. Member for Bendigo East Jacinta Allan today announced an investment of almost $500,000 in upgrades at Bendigo South East 7-10 Secondary College as part of a $1.8 billion…

Major Upgrades for East Loddon P-12 College

Students and staff at East Loddon P-12 can look forward to new science classrooms, administration facilities and upgrades to the junior school, as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s biggest school-building program since the Education Act was passed in 1872. Member for Bendigo East Jacinta Allan today visited East Loddon P-12 to announce it is…

Bendigo To Host 2026 Commonwealth Games

Bendigo is set to shine on the world sporting stage in 2026, with the city being confirmed as one of the four regional hubs to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games. The announcement by the Commonwealth Games Federation comes after a period of exclusive dialogue, with Commonwealth Games Australia and the Victorian Government last month submitting…

Improved Connectivity for Greater Bendigo

Businesses and residents across Greater Bendigo will be able to access faster internet thanks to the Connecting Victoria program, which will see the Andrews Labor Government and NBN partner to improve broadband in 54 places across Victoria. State Labor Members for Bendigo Maree Edwards MP and Jacinta Allan MP today welcomed the news that 2,412…

Funding A Boost for Huntly Primary School

Huntly Primary School will receive funding from the Accessible Buildings Program, to improve school facilities and infrastructure that supports students and staff with disabilities, thanks to the Victorian Government. Member for Bendigo East Jacinta Allan MP today announced that Huntly Primary School has been allocated $137,000 from the Accessible Buildings Program to promote inclusive learning…

Another Slam Dunk for Bendigo Basketball Fans

For the second year in a row, Bendigo will host National Basketball League games, providing a spectacle for local fans, supporting jobs and boosting the city’s economy. State Labor Members for Bendigo Jacinta Allan MP and Maree Edwards MP today announced the New Zealand Breakers will play two games in the city, supported by the…