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Members Statements – Sunbury Lions Football Netball Club

Mr J. BULL — I would like to congratulate the Sunbury Lions under-18 girls football side on winning back-to-back premierships on the weekend. They fought back to level the game at half-time, kicking against the wind, and got over the line against Keilor, which was a terrific effort..

HELPING SUNBURY KIDS TO STAY SAFE IN THE SUN

Students and other Victorians will be better protected from the sun’s damaging rays thanks to new grants being made available by the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Sunbury, Josh Bull MP announced the latest round of the School Shade Grants Program – and encouraged local..

GETTING ON WITH DELIVERING MORE CAR PARKS FOR SUNBURY

The Andrews Labor Government and Hume City Council are working together to assess the best options for car parking in Sunbury. Last year the Andrews Labor Government committed to build 300 new car parks at the Sunbury Station by extending the multi deck car park..

SUNBURY LOCALS TO SHAPE NEW COMMUNITY HOSPITAL

The Andrews Government is getting on with delivering a flagship community hospital in Sunbury and making sure locals have a big say over the services it will offer. Member for Sunbury Josh Bull MP today announced the Community Consultative Committee for the Sunbury Community Hospital…

MAKING PET ADOPTION MORE TRANSPARENT

Victorians can now find out where their new pet has come from, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s new Pet Exchange Register which comes into effect on 1 July. Member for Sunbury District, Josh Bull MP today announced the start of the Register with new..

Upgraded to Sunbury Recycled Water Plant officially opened

Today the member for Sunbury Josh Bull officially opened the upgraded Sunbury Recycled Water Plant. The opening signifies the completion of work on the $53 million government funded upgrade, the largest ever capital works project in Western Water’s history. The project was announced by the..

SALE OF LAND AMENDMENT BILL 2019

Mr J BULL (Sunbury) (16:53:01): I am very pleased to have the opportunity to contribute to debate on the Sale of Land Amendment Bill 2019. I think the previous speaker, the member for Footscray, raised some very important points in her contribution, significantly around planning..

Statement – SRI LANKA TERRORIST ATTACKS

Mr J BULL (Sunbury) (17:24:27): Yesterday I joined the member for Yuroke, the Parliamentary Secretary for Road Infrastructure; the mayor of the City of Hume, Cr Carly Moore; and Cr Drew Jessop to visit members of our local Sri Lankan community to express our deepest..

SUNBURY COMMUNITY HEALTH

Mr J BULL: On Friday it was a pleasure to join the federal shadow minister for health, Catherine King, and Rob Mitchell, the federal Labor member for McEwen, as they announced a future federal Labor government will invest $2.5 million for a child health hub..

VETERANS SUPPORT

Mr J BULL (Sunbury) (19:20:46): (510) My matter for the adjournment debate is for the Minister for Veterans. Like so many in this house, I spent Anzac Day attending local services in my electorate. Anzac Day provides an opportunity for local communities to come together..

ANZAC Day 2019

Mr J BULL: There was an incredible turnout at two very powerful Anzac Day services in Sunbury. The community came together to honour and respect the service and sacrifice thousands of brave men and women have given and still give our nation. A most moving..

More Police And An Even Stronger Focus On Family Violence

The Andrews Labor Government is delivering more police to major regional centres and Melbourne’s growing outer suburbs – as well as more family violence officers than ever before – with another 709 officers due to hit the beat over the next year. Minister for Police..

RECOGNISING SUNBURY’S EARLY CHILDHOOD PROFESSIONALS

Residents in the Sunbury and Gladstone Park region are being encouraged by Member for Sunbury to nominate an outstanding early childhood teacher or organisation for a Victorian Early Years Award. Now in their 14th year, the Victorian Early Years Awards recognise the crucial work early..

MAJOR TRANSPORT PROJECTS FACILITATION AMENDMENT BILL 2019

Mr J BULL (Sunbury) (14:59:58): I am pleased to have the opportunity to follow the member for Oakleigh this afternoon and contribute to the debate on the Major Transport Projects Facilitation Amendment Bill 2019. In my contribution yesterday to the address-in-reply to the Governor’s speech..

Address-in-reply – GOVERNOR’S SPEECH

Mr J BULL (Sunbury) (18:19:02): It gives me great pleasure to make a contribution and respond to the Governor’s speech to the Parliament by way of an address-in-reply. It is a truly wonderful feeling to return to the Parliament for my second term and to..

Sunbury College

Mr J BULL (Sunbury) (18:15:46): It was fantastic to join the Deputy Premier and Minister for Education last week to officially open the brand-new $3.5 million state-of-the-art science wing at my old school, Sunbury College. The redevelopment, designed by PMDL Architecture and built by 2Construct,..

SUNFEST

Mr J BULL: On Saturday, like years past, I was at one of our great local events—Sunfest. I joined Rob Mitchell, the federal member for McEwen, our terrific team of Labor volunteers and our wonderful local community who greatly care for Sunbury and surrounds, a..