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Regional Victorians hit by Port of Melbourne sale

Wednesday, 3 June 2015 Regional Victorians hit by Port of Melbourne sale Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay has raised concerns the Andrews Government foreshadowed sale of the Port of Melbourne lease for 50 years will have significant costs to regional Victoria. Mr Ramsay...
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Neville confused on Bellarine police allocation

Tuesday, 2 June 2015 Neville confused on Bellarine police allocation Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay said that despite the Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville promising to increase police station opening hours on the Bellarine, she does not have the power to do so. Mr...
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Innovation shines in Geelong and on the Bellarine

Tuesday, 2 June 2015 Innovation shines in Geelong and on the Bellarine Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay joined Shadow Minister for Innovation David Southwick this week at Waurn Ponds and on the Bellarine to visit locally owned and operated business. Mr Ramsay said he and...
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Congratulations to Birregurra’s Brae Restaurant

1 June 2015 Dear Editor Congratulations to Birregurra’s Brae Restaurant Congratulations to Brae Restaurant at Birregurra for being recognised as one of the world’s top 100 restaurants. Placed 87th in the world is a fantastic accolade for everyone involved at Brae, particularly...
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Geelong planning authority needed now

Thursday, 28 May 2015 Geelong planning authority needed now Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay this week in Parliament called on Minister for Planning Richard Wynne to provide details of the Andrews Government commitment to create a Geelong planning authority. Mr Ramsay...
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Call for more Ice rehabilitation facilities in western Victoria

Thursday, 28 May 2015 Call for more Ice rehabilitation facilities in western Victoria Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay in Parliament this week has urged the Andrews Government to heed calls for more rehabilitation beds to be made available in Geelong and western Victoria....
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Congratulations to recipients of Active Grants

Thursday, 28 May 2015 Congratulations to recipients of Active Grants Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay today congratulated local sports and active recreation clubs in the Geelong region for being successful in gaining funding as part of the second round of VicHealth’s...
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Land for Barwon Health North

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 Land for Barwon Health North Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay in Parliament this week has called on the Andrews Government to work with the City of Greater Geelong to find a suitable site for the Barwon Health North facility. Mr Ramsay said that...
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ICE – Let’s work on a solution for the Geelong region

26 May 2015 Dear Editor ICE – Let’s work on a solution for the Geelong region Having spent eight months as Chair of a Joint Parliamentary Committee enquiring into the supply and use of methamphetamines, particularly ICE in Victoria, I am well aware of the impact this insidious...
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CFA volunteers must stand firm against United Firefighters Union

25 May 2015 Dear Editor CFA volunteers must stand firm against United Firefighters Union It is very disturbing to read in the United Firefighters Union submission to the Parliamentary Inquiry into Fiskville that the UFU is imposing its muscle power to take over the boards of the...
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