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High hopes of rehab support
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High hopes of rehab support

A community-led push to develop a drug and alcohol centre on the outskirts of Bairnsdale was strongly supported in State Parliament by Nationals Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, last week.   “I have been…
Please fund station relocation
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Please fund station relocation

With negotiations underway for the relocation of Bairnsdale Fire Station, Gippsland East Nationals MP, Tim Bull, has again asked for funding to build the new facility.   Mr Bull told Parliament last week the new…
Ongoing community input critical
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Ongoing community input critical

With the Victorian Minister for Planning having approved the final scoping requirements for the Environment Effects Statement (EES) on the Fingerboards Mineral Sands project, State MP, Tim Bull, said it was important for the community…
Drones to assist life savers
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Drones to assist life savers

Lakes Entrance and Mallacoota Surf Life Saving Clubs will benefit from having access to state-of-the art life saving drones, which will be delivered under a Liberal Nationals Government.   Gippsland East Nationals MP, Tim Bull,…
Timeframe needed for Stratford bridge
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Timeframe needed for Stratford bridge

Today’s announcement that preliminary works will commence on the new Avon River Bridge at Stratford is good news for Gippsland train travellers on the back of the Liberal-Nationals’ commitment last week to replace all long…
Responsible duck hunting supported
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Responsible duck hunting supported

Improved levels of monitoring and enforcement for the upcoming duck season were called for by Gippsland East Nations MP, Tim Bull, in Parliament last week. “Last year’s season was marred by some irresponsible actions, there is…
MTB facility should be high priority
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MTB facility should be high priority

The Omeo Mountain Bike Park proposal should be funded in this year’s State Budget, according to Gippsland East Nationals MP, Tim Bull.   “There has been strong interest for a mountain bike park facility in…
Liberal Nationals will restore the Farmers’ Market Support Program
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Liberal Nationals will restore the Farmers’ Market Support Program

Farmers’ markets and small food producers across East Gippsland will receive increased support under a Liberal-Nationals Government, if successful at the November poll.   Gippsland East Nationals MP, Tim Bull, welcomed the announcement the Liberal…
Liberal Nationals get rolling on train renewal
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Liberal Nationals get rolling on train renewal

The Bairnsdale rail line will have new-generation faster, more reliable trains with far greater carrying capacity under an elected Liberal Nationals government, which today announced $633 million for complete renewal of all longhaul rolling stock.…
May start for pedestrian crossings
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May start for pedestrian crossings

Lakes Entrance is set to benefit from two dedicated pedestrian crossing points along the Esplanade, according to Gippsland East Nationals MP, Tim Bull, who raised the matter in State Parliament last week.   “The Lakes…
CFA leadership training axed
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CFA leadership training axed

Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria’s leadership training program, which has assisted East Gippsland volunteers from Mallacoota to Mount Taylor, has been cancelled due to funding cuts by the Andrews Government in its latest stoush with CFA…
Bull calls for hold on barriers
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Bull calls for hold on barriers

Yet another request to halt the wire rope barrier roll out was made in State Parliament last night, by Gippsland East Nationals MP, Tim Bull, after the Minister for Roads and Road Safety agreed to…
Local support for “Dolly’s Dream” Foundation
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Local support for “Dolly’s Dream” Foundation

In just six days Carlee Knight’s initiative to raise funds for the Dolly’s Dream Foundation has resulted in over three hundred orders from all over Australia for her unique shirts embroidered with the “Do it…
Promised funds for country not delivered
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Promised funds for country not delivered

A big chunk of the money promised to country Victoria from the Port of Melbourne lease proceeds has not been delivered by Daniel Andrews. While East Gippsland’s road and rail infrastructure is crying out for renewal,…
Liberal Nationals to halt wire barrier rollout
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Liberal Nationals to halt wire barrier rollout

The State Liberals and Nationals will suspend the blanket rollout of wire rope barriers and allow funds to be directed toward road safety measures on country roads, if successful at the November poll.   “I…
Well done on rescue: Bull
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Well done on rescue: Bull

Three men who performed a heroic rescue of two kayakers off Lakes Entrance on Sunday have been formally thanked and congratulated in State Parliament by Gippsland East Nationals MP, Tim Bull.   “In a strong…
Bull welcomes fire station announcement
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Bull welcomes fire station announcement

Gippsland East Nationals MP Tim Bull has welcomed news that the land for the new Bairnsdale Fire Brigade station has been secured at the rear of the Department of Environment, Land Water and Planning offices…
State Parliament could be heading east
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State Parliament could be heading east

Gippslanders will be able to better access State Parliament sittings in the next term of government, should the Liberal Nationals win the November election. Nationals Gippsland East MP, Tim Bull, said the Gippsland region would…
Emergency workers aren’t 'dingbats'
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Emergency workers aren’t 'dingbats'

Gippsland East Nationals MP Tim Bull has this week in Parliament taken issue with the Roads Minister’s comments in which he has described those who have questioned the road safety barrier installation project as “banjo…
Has trial only just begun?
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Has trial only just begun?

Following questions in State Parliament to the Public Transport Minister, it appears the V/Line carriage air conditioning trial that was to be completed in 2016 is still uncompleted, and possibly not even started, as we…