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Supporting Victoria's growth sectors

Published: 18 April 2018

A new round of funding is now available under the Victorian Government's Sector Growth Program, which offers up to $1 million to support projects that create jobs, and drive growth, productivity and competitiveness of local businesses.

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Mobile coverage for regional train passengers

Published: 17 April 2018

Passengers on Victoria’s five busiest regional rail lines will experience better mobile coverage as the Victorian Government’s Regional Rail Connectivity Project gathers pace, with signal boosters now fitted to about a quarter of Vline’s Vlocity trains.

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Shaping the future of Victorian Agriculture

Published: 17 April 2018

Young farmers across Victoria are being encouraged to help shape the future of agriculture, with Expressions of Interest to join the Young Farmers Advisory Council now open.

Listening and delivering for regional Victoria

Published: 13 April 2018

Dates for Victoria's 2018 Regional Assemblies have been set and will be held from early May to mid-July.

Hydrogen project to drive jobs in the Latrobe Valley

Published: 12 April 2018

The Victorian Government is supporting a world-first, international project to produce hydrogen which will create 400 jobs in the Latrobe Valley and potentially thousands more in the future.

scene from wonderland

Follow Alice through the looking glass

Published: 11 April 2018

From white rabbits and Cheshire cats to the mad hatter and the queen of hearts, Alice's adventures in WONDERLAND, is now exhibiting at Melbourne's Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI).

Real Madrid world of football to kick off in Melbourne

Published: 22 March 2018

Victorians will be the first to see a new exhibition celebrating one of the world's greatest football clubs, Real Madrid, when it makes its world debut in Melbourne in June.

Young Farmers Scholarship key to Victoria’s food and fibre industry future

Published: 22 March 2018

Applications now open for round four of the Upskill and Invest Young Farmers Scholarship Program.

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Water safety for international students

Published: 21 March 2018

Study Melbourne, in partnership with Life Saving Victoria, hosted a beach safety program to provide water safety knowledge and practical skills to the international student community across Victoria.

Melissa Connors

Victorian Rural Women's Award winner connects tree changers to farmers

Published: 20 March 2018

'This farm needs a farmer' founder and Kyneton local Melissa Connors has taken out the prestigious 2018 Victorian AgriFuturesTM Rural Women's Award.

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