Liberal Nationals to make rates fair for farmers

Wednesday 31 October 2018   An elected Liberal Nationals Government will act to make rates fair for farmers across Victoria. Victorian farmers are calling for answers and action after some shires imposed dramatic rate increases this year while other shires passed modest or even reduced farm rates. Farmers in Mildura LGA have protested farm rate…

Cutting the cost of parking at hospitals

Wednesday 31 October 2018 A Liberal Nationals Government will cut the cost of parking at hospitals saving eligible patients and carers up to $20 a day. Leader of The Nationals and Member for Murray Plains Peter Walsh said that the cost of car parking varies considerably between hospitals. “The maximum non-concessional daily rate is $40…

Labor’s Latest Attack on the CFA

Wednesday 31 October 2018 Leader of The Nationals and Member for Murray Plains Peter Walsh has slammed the Andrews Labor Government for continuing its relentless attack on the CFA this time with amendments to the Plumbing Regulations that will come into effect on November 18 2018. Under the Andrews Labor Government Plumbing Regulations Sunset Review…

Liberal Nationals’ plan to secure a sustainable future for Gippsland Lakes

Wednesday 31 October 2018 An elected Liberal Nationals Government will offer a voluntary buyback of commercial fishing licences on the Gippsland Lakes to secure a sustainable fishery for future generations. A Gippsland Lakes Sustainability Plan will be developed in consultation with industry and the community and will also explore opportunities to undertake habitat restoration work…

Fix country roads – Save country lives

Murray Plains will benefit from safer roads under a Liberal Nationals plan to invest $1 billion over ten years to fix country roads and save country lives. If elected the new Road Fix Blitz program will restore our neglected country and regional roads and will also see the proper investments made to improve roads before…