The Andrews Labor Government is taking swift action to address serious allegations levelled at the state’s greyhound racing industry, including claims of live baiting. Minister for Racing, Martin Pakula, and Minister for Agriculture, Jaala Pulford, today announced a broad investigation into animal welfare and allegations..
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The Andrews Labor Government is teaming up with the community and asquad of dogs, to help the Eastern Barred Bandicoot step back from the edge ofextinction on mainland Australia. Highlighting the Guardian Dog trial program, the Minister forEnvironment, Climate Change & Water, Lisa Neville today..
Local Member for Werribee, Tim Pallas MP attended the opening of a new drug andalcohol treatment centre in Hoppers Crossing last Friday 13. The centre is a longstay, supportive home for up to 12 disadvantaged residents seeking assistancewith addiction related issues. Mr Pallas said that he..
Tim Pallas MP has welcomed the start of work to expand theWyndham Clinic, set to provide new beds for mental health and addictiontreatment clients in Wyndham. Mr Pallas said there were growing concerns forresidents of Wyndham, and Victoria more broadly, about the availability of thesespecialised..
Many sports and active recreation clubs across Wyndham willbenefit from funding as part of round 1 of VicHealth’s Active Club Grantsprogram. Local MP, Tim Pallas said the grants, of up to $3,000 each,aim to increase physical activity by making it easier for..
As local Wyndham students return to school, MrPallas told parents he is working hard to ease the pressure of the busy ‘BackTo School’ week on the household budget. Mr Pallas said it has been a costly and stressfulweek for local families, because several years’ worth..