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MASSIVE BOOST FOR LOCAL SPORT INFRASTRUCTURE

The Andrews Labor Government is ready to partner with the Sunbury electorate to build new and transform existing sport and active recreation facilities that result in enhanced participation opportunities for more Victorians. Member for Sunbury Josh Bull today announced that applications for the 2021-22 Local..

BUILDING THE ENGINE ROOM OF OUR NEW MENTAL HEALTH SYSTEM

The Victorian Government has today introduced legislation which will lay the foundations to build a new mental health facility following a key recommendation of the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System. The Royal Commission’s interim report recommended the establishment of the Victorian Collaborative Centre for Mental Health and Wellbeing (the Collaborative Centre) ─ embodying a new..

ASSISTANCE FOR SUNBURY BMX CLUB

The Victorian Government is helping Sunbury BMX Club get back to their sport. Member for Sunbury, Josh Bull MP today announced the club would receive $2,000 from the Victorian Government’s Emergency Sporting Equipment Grants program. The grant will allow the club to replace stolen bikes..

HELPING MORE SUNBURY SCHOOL KIDS STAY SAFE IN THE SUN

More students in Sunbury will be protected from the sun’s damaging rays thanks to a Victorian Government funding to provide more shade in school playgrounds and outdoor areas. Member for Sunbury Josh Bull MP today announced three schools in Sunbury will share in over $1.3..

IMPROVED TRAVEL ON TRACK FOR SUNBURY LOCALS

The Victorian Government is making it easier for Sunbury locals to catch the train, with the new multi deck car park set to improve parking and access to public transport. Member for Sunbury Josh Bull today announced that Expressions of Interest are now being sought..

WORK STEPPING UP TO REMOVE SUNBURY’S WORST TRAFFIC BOTTLENECK

Major construction is just weeks away from starting to remove Sunbury’s dangerous and congested Gap Road level crossing, with a contract awarded and final designs revealed for the project. The contract was awarded to the Rail Infrastructure Alliance (RIA) – comprising John Holland, CPB Contractors,..

SUNBURY LOCAL NAMED VET CHAMPION

Hannah Valenti from Sunbury has been named among the first VET Champions, a new Victorian Government initiative showcasing locals who have built successful careers through Vocational Education and Training (VET). Hannah from Youth 2 Industry joins 21 other VET Champions selected to share their story..

TULLA DEMONS FOOTBALL & CRICKET SET FOR NEW DIGS

Tullamarine Sporting Clubs will soon have the ultimate home ground advantage with game changing female friendly pavilion upgrades on the way at Leo Dineen Reserve. Minister for Community Sport Ros Spence today announced a $500,000 investment from the Victorian Government’s Local Sports Infrastructure Fund towards..

BUILDING BOOST FOR LOCAL SCHOOL

The Sunbury community will soon benefit from a massive school infrastructure boost, with the Andrews Labor Government delivering new schools and upgrades across the Catholic and independent education sectors. Member for Sunbury Josh Bull today announced Red Rock Christian College as one of 34 schools..

FIRST NATIONS ARTWORK FOR GAP ROAD LEVEL CROSSING PROJECT

Sunbury’s congestion-busting level crossing removal project will also feature a landmark public artwork with a call for First Nations artists to submit their ideas for the work. Expressions of interest are open for a work that will span the new rail bridge to be built..

ARCHITECT APPOINTED FOR KISMET PARK PRIMARY SCHOOL UPGRADE

Better facilities are on their way for students at Kismet Park Primary School. Member for Sunbury Josh Bull today announced E plus architecture would design works to upgrade and transform the school oval with state-of-the-art synthetic turf. The Andrews Labor Government has provided $463,125 to..

HOWZAT! COMMUNITY CRICKET PROGRAM NOW OPEN

Local cricket clubs and councils in the Sunbury electorate can now apply to develop or upgrade cricket facilities in the area, thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Sunbury Josh Bull today announced applications have opened for the third innings..

WORK STARTS ON GOONAWARRA PRIMARY SCHOOL UPGRADES

Students at Goonawarra Primary School are a step closer to getting the facilities they need for a great start in life, with an architect appointed to design the school’s exciting upgrade. Member for Sunbury Josh Bull today announced that Williams Boag Pty Ltd has been..

STUDENTS HONOURED IN PREMIER’S VCE AWARDS

Salesian College Sunbury students have been recognised alongside the state’s best performing VCE students in the Premier’s VCE Awards. Member for Sunbury Josh Bull today congratulated Michelle Grover and Madeline Hendy on their outstanding achievement. Michelle Grover was recognised with an award in Agricultural and..

TRACK UPGRADE FOR BOARDMAN RESERVE AND LITTLE ATHLETICS

Sunbury Little Athletics is set to benefit from a major $2 million boost to transform the grass track at Boardman Reserve into a synthetic one. Member for Sunbury, Josh Bull made the announcement today. The track is currently unusable during the wet weather season. As..

WORK STEPS UP ON SUNBURY LINE UPGRADE

The Sunbury Line will move a step closer next month to being able to run bigger and more modern trains, with 24-hour works to take place along the line in July. Crews will descend on the line from 9pm on Friday 2 July for six..

STUMPING UP FOR CRICKET IN SUNBURY

Tomorrow’s local cricket stars will soon be enjoying better facilities at Diggers Rest Recreation Reserve, with the announcement of more than $1.4 million in funding through the second round of the Community Cricket Program – Cricket Facilities stream. Member for Sunbury Josh Bull today announced..