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Free public transport for Moomba

Public transport will be free for everyone attending Moomba this weekend, as part of the iconic Melbourne festival’s revised COVIDSafe event. Minister for Public Transport...

Vaccine rollout continues to ramp up across state

The Government is working with the Commonwealth to ramp up its coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination program across regional Victoria with the launch of hospital vaccination...

Victoria paving the way for ban on single-use plastics

The Andrews Labor Government will ban specific single-use plastics—like straws, cutlery, plates and polystyrene containers—across Victoria to reduce the significant amount of plastic waste...

Opening doors for Victorians to move into high-tech jobs

The Andrews Labor Government is backing Victorians to transition into high-growth digital career pathways with a new retraining program for 200 workers launching this...

Historic laws passed to decriminalise public drunkeness

People who are drunk in public will get the health support and help they need with laws to decriminalise public drunkenness passing Parliament today. The Summary...

Free Coronavirus vaccines underway in Victoria

Coronavirus vaccines have begun being rolled out across Victoria with Victorians most at risk of exposure the first to be vaccinated. Minister for Health Martin...

Lockdown to be lifted from midnight, few restrictions remain

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews today announced that the short and sharp five-day lockdown will end at midnight tonight with some restrictions in place. “From 11:59pm...

Victoria plunges into lockdown again till Wednesday

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews on Friday (12 February) announced a five-day lockdown from 11.59pm tonight until the same time on Wednesday (17 February). This...

Big boost for Victorian health infrastructure

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting Victorian hospitals, community health services and Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations with $320 million in funding to upgrade...

Low income households can now apply for Power Saving Bonus

The Andrews Labor Government is reducing the cost of energy for Victorians doing it tough, with a one-off $250 payment to help with their...
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