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Tony Smith at Lilydale Lake

Working together to deliver for Casey

The prize winners from the 2018 Casey Anzac Writing Competition were announced in the lead-up to Anzac Day.

This year, ten local primary schools participated with ninety students producing a piece of writing addressing the topic “What does Anzac Day mean to me”.

At the 2016 Federal election I promised improved mobile coverage for Kalorama, Mt Evelyn and Chum Creek.

On 5th April 2018 it was announced that the Turnbull Government’s Mobile Black Spot Programme will fund mobile phone towers in each of these towns.

Locals and visitors in Steels Creek, Reefton and McMahons Creek are benefiting from the installation of new mobile phone towers which are part of the Turnbull Government’s $220 million Mobile Black Spot Programme.

Pre-schoolers in Lilydale are set for a science and maths skills boost as part of a new Federal Government programme.

Backed by $6 million from the Turnbull Government and developed by the University of Canberra, the Early Learning STEM Australia (ELSA) pilot will run at the Lilydale Lakeside Children’s Centre.

The Turnbull Government will provide two new ground-breaking flu vaccines to over three million Australians aged 65 years and over - free of charge.

This is a direct response to last year’s horrific flu season, which had a devastating impact around the world, and aimed squarely at saving lives. More than 90 per cent of the 1,100 flu related deaths in 2017 were by people aged over 65 years of age.

Record Jobs Growth

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Australia’s run of the best jobs growth ever continues with the number of jobs increasing for the 17th straight month (February 2018).

This is the longest consecutive run of jobs growth since the monthly labour force statistics commenced 40 years ago.

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