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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Funding For Men’s Sheds Helps to Build Better Communities

8 April 2015 Funding for Men’s Sheds Helps to Build Better Communities State Member for Evelyn Christine Fyffe is reminding communities across the Yarra Ranges that funding of up to $60,000 is available to build new Men’s Sheds. Local Governments and not for profit community...
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Calling All Volunteers! Volunteer Emergency Service Grants Open Now

1 April 2015 Calling All Volunteers! Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment Grants Open Now State Member for Evelyn Christine Fyffe is encouraging Yarra Ranges emergency service organisations to apply for the 2015-16 round of Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment grants. “The...
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People Power Makes a Difference to Road Safety in Mount Evelyn

1 April 2015 People Power Makes a Difference to Road Safety in Mount Evelyn! State Member for Evelyn Christine Fyffe is congratulating the residents of Mount Evelyn for their display of people power with a victory on road safety, demonstrating that every voice counts. “On the...
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Switch Off for Earth Hour This Weekend

26 March 2015 Switch Off For Earth Hour this Weekend State Member for Evelyn Christine Fyffe is encouraging all residents of the Yarra Ranges to get on board with Earth Hour this weekend. On Saturday the 28th of March between 8.30pm and 9.30pm, businesses, government buildings,...
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27 February 2015 CHRISTINE’S COLUMN – HONOURING FEMALE ACHIEVEMENT. I am prompted to write this contribution for two reasons. One, International Women’s Day is approaching on the 8th of March, and two because of the 128 Members elected to serve in the 58th Victorian Parliament,...
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Back to the Future Part II on Burns Under Labor

25 February 2015 Back to the Future Part II on Burns under Labor Member or Evelyn Christine Fyffe has again questioned the Andrews Government’s commitment to the Black Saturday Bushfires Royal Commission’s recommendations following an advertisement for a review of fuel reduction...
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Esther Park Funding Denied by Andrews

25 February 2015 Esther Park upgrade denied by the Premier Evelyn State MP Christine Fyffe has expressed her deep disappointment in Parliament with the Andrews Government for failing to provide $250,000 in funding for the modernisation of the Esther Park Pavilion, home of the...
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