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Mallacoota medical update sought
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Mallacoota medical update sought

State Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, asked the Minister for Health for an update on her negotiations in relation to the future of the Mallacoota Medical Centre in Parliament recently. Pre-Christmas, Mr Bull raised…
Roads getting worse under Labor
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Roads getting worse under Labor

The slashing of State Government roads budgets have been highlighted by Gippsland East MP, Tim Bull, during a speech in Lakes Entrance on Friday morning. Mr Bull was speaking to a range of industry representatives…
Pulford’s covert Heyfield visit offers no answers
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Pulford’s covert Heyfield visit offers no answers

Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, has said Jaala Pulford’s secret visit to Heyfield yesterday did not provide the news locals were hoping for. “It’s just over a week until the end of a four-week…
AFL stars show support for Heyfield
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AFL stars show support for Heyfield

AFL premiership players Leigh Brown (Collingwood) and David Wojcinski (Geelong) have thrown their support behind the plight of Australian Sustainable Hardwoods (ASH) in Heyfield. State Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, said: “The pair grew…
Heyfield plight taken to Parliament
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Heyfield plight taken to Parliament

A petition with 2,691 signatories requesting the Premier, Daniel Andrews, acts immediately to secure the jobs of hundreds of East Gippsland timber workers, was tabled in State Parliament today by Gippsland East MP, Tim Bull.…
Gippsland Nationals back fracking ban
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Gippsland Nationals back fracking ban

Gippsland’s state Nationals MPs have continued their support for farmers in the region as the Resources Legislation Amendment (Fracking Ban) Bill 2016 passes Parliament this week. The Resources Legislation Amendment (Fracking Ban) Bill 2016 will…
VicHealth grants to boost female participation
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VicHealth grants to boost female participation

Sporting clubs and organisations in East Gippsland are able to apply for up to $10,000 in funding following today’s launch of the latest round of the VicHealth Active Club Grant program. Member for Gippsland East,…
2400 less CFA volunteers
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2400 less CFA volunteers

A significant reduction in Victoria’s volunteer firefighters is disappointing, said Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull. Mr Bull said the Productivity Commission’s Report on Government Services revealed there were 2400 less CFA volunteers protecting communities…
Feedback sought on proposed rental changes
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Feedback sought on proposed rental changes

Landlords and tenants in East Gippsland are being encouraged to contribute to discussion around the rules and regulations of rental properties. Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, said the State Government was calling for feedback…
Heyfield calls for government support
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Heyfield calls for government support

The Heyfield community has called on the State Government to provide support to Australian Sustainable Hardwoods at Heyfield by moving a motion in favour of the mill at the community meeting on Wednesday night. Member…
Government will at heart of mill concerns
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Government will at heart of mill concerns

Australian Sustainable Hardwoods (ASH) management met with Shadow Minister for Agriculture and Deputy Leader of the Opposition, Peter Walsh, and local MP, Tim Bull, at the Heyfield mill on Tuesday morning. Mr Walsh said there…
White, Molineux congratulated by MP
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White, Molineux congratulated by MP

Cricketers Cameron White and Sophie Molineux, from Bairnsdale, have been congratulated by Gippsland East Nationals MP, Tim Bull, following their success at the Allan Border Medal awards night this week. White, who grew up playing…
Premier's intervention sought to avoid Heyfield job losses, petition launched
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Premier's intervention sought to avoid Heyfield job losses, petition launched

State Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, has written to Premier Daniel Andrews seeking his direct involvement in securing the future operations of Australian Sustainable Hardwoods in Heyfield and its 250-plus employees, while launching a…
Daniel Andrews must secure Heyfield jobs
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Daniel Andrews must secure Heyfield jobs

The news 1600 jobs have been saved at Alcoa after ongoing negotiations with the Federal and State Governments is a great relief for workers and their families in Victoria’s south-west, but now the State Government’s…
Heyfield Mill media statement - Tim Bull MP
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Heyfield Mill media statement - Tim Bull MP

Australian Sustainable Hardwood’s announcement today that it is considering the closure of its Heyfield Mill, the largest hardwood timber mill in Australia, is deeply concerning. A closure would result in the loss of 250 full-time…
Police top dog visits Lakes Entrance
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Police top dog visits Lakes Entrance

Victoria’s most senior police officer, Chief Commissioner Graham Ashton, was in Lakes Entrance on Monday to discuss police resourcing in the town over holiday periods with Gippsland East MP, Tim Bull.   Mr Bull, who…
Coalition commits to wild dog changes
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Coalition commits to wild dog changes

The Liberal/Nationals Coalition on the weekend announced new measures, including cutting bureaucratic restrictions, to help control the number of wild dogs, said State Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull.   “Saturday’s announcement at the Mountain…
Have a merry Christmas and safe New Year
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Have a merry Christmas and safe New Year

I would like to take this opportunity to wish all residents of East Gippsland a merry Christmas and happy New Year.   The festive season an opportunity to reconnect with family and friends and create many…
Drainage program a Coalition project
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Drainage program a Coalition project

The official opening  this morning of the East Bairnsdale Wetlands project, which has opened up additional land for development through addressing drainage and surface water issues, was another important local project funded by the former…
Neighbourhood Watch groups will receive Coalition support
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Neighbourhood Watch groups will receive Coalition support

Neighbourhood Watch networks in the Gippsland East electorate will be better resourced to continue providing their vital services under a future Coalition Government. Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, said the Coalition would provide $2…