Discount energy plans for Seniors Card holders

Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe encourages Victorian seniors to take advantage of potential savings now available on their electricity and gas bills through the Victorian Seniors Card Program. “This initiative is part of the Seniors Card Age Friendly Partners program which is...
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All suspended sentences abolished from Monday September 1st

Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe advises that the Victorian Coalition Government’s abolition of suspended sentences takes full effect today, with suspended sentences no longer available for any offences committed in Victoria on or after Monday September 1st 2014. “With the...
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Napthine Government to enable cannabis trials

Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe has advised that the Napthine Government will amend the law in order to facilitate clinical trials of medical cannabis. “An Expert Advisory Committee will be appointed to work through the complex issues of obtaining approval to trial the use of...
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More police on our streets means more criminals off our streets

Member for Evelyn Christine Fyffe said “more than 1,700 additional police officers are having a massive impact across the state, in every district; the result is an increase in crime detection of 10.9 per cent. Taskforces established under the Coalition Government to target...
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2014 Seniors Festival program launched

Senior Victorians will be invited to explore Docklands when the harbourside community is showcased for the first time during the 2014 Victorian Seniors Festival. Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe would like to encourage as many older Victorians as possible to get out and about...
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Yarra Ranges Council revealed as a finalist for the Premier’s Sustainability Awards

Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe today congratulated Yarra Ranges Council on being a finalist in the Community category for this year’s Premier’s Sustainability Awards. “Congratulations to Yarra Ranges Council for their innovation and commitment to sustainability....
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Manchester Primary School named finalist in the

Christine Fyffe, Member for Evelyn congratulated Manchester Primary School on being named one of the finalists for this year’s ResourceSmart Schools Awards. “I congratulate Manchester Primary School on this outstanding achievement and for their dedication in using...
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Tough new penalties for healthcare assaults

Member for Evelyn, Christine Fyffe has advised that the Napthine Government will introduce new offences that will bolster the protection of all health workers against assault and threats. Mrs Fyffe said “offenders who assault health practitioners in hospitals or anywhere that...
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Mooroolbark Community Hub Project

Today I attended Mooroolbark Station to mark the start of construction of the $2.4 million Mooroolbark Community Hub project. Mooroolbark Station will soon be transformed into a safer, more accessible and vibrant precinct.
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Love your Heart – have a heart health check

I was pleased to attend the Heart Foundation Breakfast at Parliament House this morning. Did you know: *1 in 3 Victorians has high cholesterol – a major risk for heart disease *1 in 6 Victorians aged 45+ has high blood pressure & high cholesterol *43% of Victorians aged 45+...
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