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Welcome

I am honoured to represent the people of Bendigo and central Victoria.

I want central Victoria to be a healthy community with a strong education sector, secure jobs people can count on, thriving local businesses and a strong, connected community.

Please feel free to contact my office on the corner of Myers and Williamson streets or send me an email on lisa.chesters.mp@aph.gov.au

 


Welcome

I am honoured to represent the people of Bendigo and central Victoria.

I want central Victoria to be a healthy community with a strong education sector, secure jobs people can count on, thriving local businesses and a strong, connected community.

Please feel free to contact my office on the corner of Myers and Williamson streets or send me an email on lisa.chesters.mp@aph.gov.au

 

Media Releases

The Central Victorian economy will be more than $3million worse off per fortnight when next week’s JobSeeker cut takes place.


Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters has raised concerns at the timing of the cuts, with restrictions now eased across regional Victoria.

Concerns are growing for healthcare in Central Victoria with temporary telehealth measures introduced by the Government for the COVID-19 pandemic due to expire on September 30. 
 
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters is calling on the Government to urgently extend these Medicare Benefits Schedule subsidies.

The Aboriginal flag is a national symbol, but it’s not being treated like one said the Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters.

Labor has announced that they will introduce a private members bill to compel the Government to negotiate with all rights holders so the Aboriginal flag design can be used freely by the community, similar to the Australian flag. 

Central Victorian pensioners are being warned they will not receive their usual payment increase this month.

Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters is in Canberra for Parliament this week and will be calling on the Morrison Government to make sure pensioners are not left behind throughout the continuing pandemic.

Central Victorian JobSeeker recipients are less than one month away from a rate cut of $300 a fortnight, despite the continuing COVID19 pandemic.

Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters said it’s not fair that payments are reduced whilst Victorian lockdown continues.



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Listening Post schedule

Listening post blitz (multiple locations around Bendigo): 13 March from 10 – 12pm; 27 March from 10-12pm

Call 03 5443 9055 for more details.


Media Releases

The Central Victorian economy will be more than $3million worse off per fortnight when next week’s JobSeeker cut takes place.


Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters has raised concerns at the timing of the cuts, with restrictions now eased across regional Victoria.

Concerns are growing for healthcare in Central Victoria with temporary telehealth measures introduced by the Government for the COVID-19 pandemic due to expire on September 30. 
 
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters is calling on the Government to urgently extend these Medicare Benefits Schedule subsidies.

The Aboriginal flag is a national symbol, but it’s not being treated like one said the Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters.

Labor has announced that they will introduce a private members bill to compel the Government to negotiate with all rights holders so the Aboriginal flag design can be used freely by the community, similar to the Australian flag. 

Central Victorian pensioners are being warned they will not receive their usual payment increase this month.

Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters is in Canberra for Parliament this week and will be calling on the Morrison Government to make sure pensioners are not left behind throughout the continuing pandemic.

Central Victorian JobSeeker recipients are less than one month away from a rate cut of $300 a fortnight, despite the continuing COVID19 pandemic.

Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters said it’s not fair that payments are reduced whilst Victorian lockdown continues.