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Fox and dog bounty commences
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Fox and dog bounty commences

Foxes and wild dogs now have a price on their head, with the Victorian Coalition Government’s fox and wild dog bounty commencing Saturday. State Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, said it was the latest…
Better access for youth mental health services
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Better access for youth mental health services

Young people across the region in out-of-home care will have priority access to mental health services under the new Chief Psychiatrist’s Guideline, according to Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull. Mr Bull said, the guideline…
Honouring police officers on Blue Ribbon Day
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Honouring police officers on Blue Ribbon Day

State Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, attended the National Police Remembrance Day service at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Bairnsdale, paying tribute to members of the force who have lost their lives in the past…
$1 million airport upgrade a boost for Mallacoota
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$1 million airport upgrade a boost for Mallacoota

Mallacoota has secured its position as a significant air transport hub for the south eastern district of Australia, following the completion of a $1 million upgrade of the Mallacoota Airport. Member for Gippsland East, Tim…
Workshop breathes new life into war memorabilia
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Workshop breathes new life into war memorabilia

More than 40 RSL memorabilia officers and community volunteers were taught the skills to better preserve and manage their community‟s war-related material today at regional Victoria‟s first Victorian Veterans Heritage Workshop, held at Gippsland‟s Veteran‟s…
Local war history just a click away
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Local war history just a click away

A new easy to use database site where you can literally punch in your postcode and find out about local war memorials, avenues of honour and memorial buildings has been launched in Victoria. Member for…
2012 fishing comp gets funding
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2012 fishing comp gets funding

The 2012 Lakes Entrance Fishing Convention is one of 14 projects that have been successful in gaining funding under the government’s Small Grants Program which funds projects through revenue generated from the sale of recreational…
New vital resource for parents of children with a disability
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New vital resource for parents of children with a disability

State Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, said the ”One Day at a Time” resource launched would be of great assistance for parents of children with a disability. “Produced by Scope, it includes a great…
60 new Landcare positions
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60 new Landcare positions

Landcare groups across Victoria, including East Gippsland, can now apply for a fixed grant of up to $50,000 per year toward funding for one of the Victorian Coalition Government’s 60 new Landcare facilitator positions, Member…
2012 Rural Women’s awards open
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2012 Rural Women’s awards open

Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, is calling on inspiring rural women who want to make a lasting contribution to primary industries and rural communities to put their hand up and nominate for the 2012…
Local history grants open
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Local history grants open

Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, is once again encouraging community groups who work to preserve the history of our region to apply for a share of $350,000 in funding. “Grants of up to $12,000…
Government to stop sale of bongs
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Government to stop sale of bongs

Speaking in Parliament last week, Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, strongly supported a new Bill which will ban the sale of bongs (for smoking cannabis) in retail outlets. “It has been simply ridiculous that…
Mobile cancer screening available to rural women
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Mobile cancer screening available to rural women

A bright pink bus fitted with digital breast cancer screening equipment has commenced a road trip which will bring state-of-the-art technology to women living in rural and regional Victoria. Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull…
No excuses for irresponsible dog owners
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No excuses for irresponsible dog owners

Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, welcomed the introduction of tougher laws which could see owners of declared dangerous, menacing or restricted breed dogs serve up to 10 years in jail if their dog is…
'Very Special Kids' Fundraiser
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'Very Special Kids' Fundraiser

Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, has thrown down the gauntlet - or should we say trotter - to the rest of the community to support next week’s ‘Very Special Kids’ fundraising event. Very Special…
Omeo recreation reserve upgrade
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Omeo recreation reserve upgrade

The community of Omeo will be able to play more sport more often with the official opening of three upgraded facilities at the Omeo Recreation Reserve today. Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, was on…
Swifts Creek town renewal project
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Swifts Creek town renewal project

Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, joined members of the Swifts Creek community to officially celebrate the completion of the town’s CBD Renewal project today. Representing Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional and Rural Development…
Review of speed limits
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Review of speed limits

East Gippslanders are invited to have their say on what they believe are confusing or dangerous stretches of road where speed limit changes are required, Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull said today. “Anyone who…
Detox your home
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Detox your home

Old cleaning products, left-over paint, dead batteries and weedkiller stored around your home can now be safely disposed of without putting a strain on the environment. Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, is encouraging local…
Getting tough on dangerous dogs
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Getting tough on dangerous dogs

Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, has strongly supported new legislation that cracks down on dangerous and restricted dogs, including the American Pit Bull, in the aftermath of a shocking recent incident in which a…