Labor’s NDIS Delays Denying Those Most in Need

25 September 2015 LABOR’S NDIS DELAYS DENYING THOSE MOST IN NEED The Andrews Labor Government’s rollout of the NDIS in Victoria will leave people on the waiting list in the Yarra Ranges until 1 November 2017. Member for Evelyn Christine Fyffe said while the NDIS had bipartisan...
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Fire Services Levy

FSL PRICE GOUGE HURTS EVELYN RESIDENTS Residents in the Evelyn electorate, if you haven’t already done so, please check your rate notices for the actual increase in the Fire Services Property Levy (FSL). The Opposition has identified a number of increases well above CPI which...
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MAIL COLUMN – ON THE ROAD AGAIN

ON THE ROAD AGAIN 4th September 2015 Frequently we hear the downside of social media. We hear about trolls bullying people online – we hear about young people squandering their youth staring mind numbingly at computer screens for hours as they scan social media platforms for...
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MAIL COLUMN – ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE

ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE July 2015 The 20th century was a remarkable period in the world’s history with the sharp increase in human population and the proliferation of many industries that brought convenience to what was previously a harsh existence. New discoveries for the...
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MEMBER FOR EVELYN CALLS FOR A UNITED APPROACH TO DEAL WITH YOUTH HOMELESSNESS IN THE YARRA RANGES

11 June 2015 MEMBER FOR EVELYN CALLS FOR A UNITED APPROACH TO DEAL WITH YOUTH HOMELESSNESS IN THE YARRA RANGES Member for Evelyn Christine Fyffe is calling on State Education Minister to help find a solution to youth homelessness in the Yarra Ranges following the Leader’s...
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TURNING OF THE SOD AT THE CHIRNSIDE PARK INTEGRATED CHILDCARE FACILITY A WIN FOR THE COMMUNITY

4 June 2015   TURNING OF THE SOD AT THE CHIRNSIDE PARK INTEGRATED CHILDCARE FACILITY A WIN FOR THE COMMUNITY   Member for Evelyn Christine Fyffe has congratulated Chirnside Park Integrated Childcare Facility on the turning of the sod of their new facility, which will...
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Yarra Ranges Residents to Remain Stuck in Traffic With Level Crossings Unfunded

19 May 2015 YARRA RANGES RESIDENTS TO REMAIN STUCK IN TRAFFIC WITH LEVEL CROSSINGS UNFUNDED State member for Evelyn Christine Fyffe has condemned the Andrews Government for lying to Victorians about their centrepiece election promise to remove level crossings. In Budget Paper...
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Andrews Government Fire Services Levy Hike Will Cost Yarra Ranges Dearly

18 May 2015 ANDREWS GOVERNMENT FIRE SERVICES LEVY HIKE WILL COST YARRA RANGES DEARLY Yarra Ranges residents are being warned by State Member for Evelyn Christine Fyffe that they can expect to pay big increases in their property based Fire Services Levy (FSL). The state government...
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Community Anger on Andrews’ East West Link Decision is Justified

17 April 2015 Premier Daniel Andrews’ decision not to proceed with the former Coalition Government’s visionary East West Link infrastructure project will see Victorians paying out over $800 million. That money could have been used to pay for a new Royal Children’s Hospital, a new...
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Swindling Us on Swinburne

10 April 2015 LETTER – Swindling Us on Swinburne I read with interest a media release from Andrews Government Minister for Training and Skills Steve Herbert congratulating Professor Linda Kristjanson on her re-appointment as Swinburne University’s Vice Chancellor. First of...
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