Who will be our next Local Sporting Champions?

Talented young athletes and teams are encouraged to apply for funding support to help them realise their sporting dreams and compete in a championship.

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Mark Dreyfus Welcomes our Newest Greater Dandenong Citizens on Australia Day

Mark Dreyfus QC MP, Federal Member for Isaacs, today welcomed over 100 new citizens as they took their Pledge of Commitment, at the City of Greater Dandenong's citizenship ceremony held as part of Australia Day celebrations.

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Boost for energy saver scheme for vulnerable Australians

The Minister for Community Services, Julie Collins, has today welcomed a $2.1 million investment by energy provider AGL in the Australian Government's Home Energy Saver Scheme (HESS).

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Dandenong Manufacturers Reducing Carbon Pollution and Cutting Power Bills along the Way

More than $600,000 from the Gillard's Government's $1 billion Clean Technology Investment Programs will help local Dandenong businesses, Nissan Casting Australia Pty Ltd and Lock Focus Pty Ltd to reduce energy costs, improve efficiency and lower carbon pollution.

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Chelsea Business Reducing Carbon Pollution and Cutting Power Bills by $100,000 along the Way

More than $440,000 from the Gillard Labor Government's $1 billion Clean Technology Investment Programs will help local Chelsea business, Lion-Dairy & Drinks Pty Ltd to reduce their energy costs, improve efficiency and cut carbon pollution.

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Locals lead the way on an NDIS

Parliamentary Secretary for Disabilities and Carers, Senator Jan McLucas and Member for Isaacs, Mark Dreyfus joined local people with disability, their families, carers and service providers to discuss the roll-out of a National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) at a community forum in Chelsea today.

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New Buildings for a New Era at Keysborough Primary

Keysborough Primary School today celebrated another milestone with the official opening of its new $5.68 million classrooms and buildings, funded under the Federal Labor Government's Building the Education Revolution (BER) Program.

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New Headspace Program to Help Local Schools Affected by Suicide

Federal Member for Isaacs, Mark Dreyfus, today announced that the newly established, Headspace School Support program would help school communities come to terms with the loss caused by suicide and provide ongoing resources and training for school staff to identify students at risk of suicide.

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A Strong Economy working for our community

Federal Member for Isaacs, Mark Dreyfus has welcomed the latest news confirming Australia's position as one of the strongest economies in the world. These new figures stem from the release of the June Quarter National Account figures.

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Talking school funding with Yarrabah School

Federal Member for Isaacs, Mark Dreyfus today joined Judy White, Principal at Yarrabah State School, Aspendale, to discuss the National Plan for School Improvement.

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