Stronger Communities Programme Round 5

As part of the Stronger Communities Programme, non-profit community groups are eligible to apply for grants between $2,500 and $20,000 for a small capital project.  All grants must be matched with contributions, in cash or in kind, on at least a dollar for dollar basis. In the previous four rounds, 73 community groups in Knox…

Fighter Jets made in Knox

You may not have known that a part of the F-35 Strike Fighter, one of the world’s most advanced fighter jets, is actually made in our local area. I was recently able to visit the local RUAG facility with our Minister for Defence Industry, Melissa Price, and learn about the innovative work they are doing…

Congestion busting continues in the West

THE HON CHRISTIAN PORTER MP ATTORNEY-GENERAL THE HON ALAN TUDGE MP MINISTER FOR CITIES, URBAN INFRASTRUCTURE AND POPULATION CONGESTION BUSTING CONTINUES IN THE WEST A string of congestion busting projects across Perth have been given the green-light by the Morrison Government under the $4 billion Urban Congestion Fund. The Urban Congestion Fund eliminates local hotspots…

$50M SECURED TO DUPLICATE NAPOLEON ROAD

Minister for Cities, Urban Infrastructure and Population, the Hon Alan Tudge MP, today announced Napoleon Road will be duplicated from Lysterfield Road to Kelletts Road with $50m in secured funding. The upgrade involves the duplication of Napoleon Road from Lysterfield Road to Kelletts Road in Rowville, in Melbourne’s outer south-east. This section of Napoleon Road…