Federal Member for Bendigo Lisa Chesters MP today announced that Labor's Jobs Plan for people with a disability will help many Central Victorians into meaningful work.
Lisa Chesters, the Federal Member for Bendigo will be joined today by Bendigo Theatre Company (BTC) representatives who hope to get the green light for a $9000 Stronger Communities Programme grant application submitted to the Federal Government last month.
Federal Member for Bendigo Lisa Chesters is thrilled to announce a Federal Labor Government will get local Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL) team, the Bendigo Spirit, back on TV with a new Women’s Sport ABC Broadcasting funding commitment.
Federal member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters said today Labor will scrap Malcolm Turnbull’s cuts to medicines and GP visits. This is a vital announcement for Bendigo and Central Victorian families and pensioners.
The Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters, along with Shadow Minister for Sport, Jim Chalmers, has today announced that Labor will commit $2 million to help fund the redevelopment of the Bendigo Tennis Centre.Read more
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters is proud to announce today that Castlemaine based Mt Alexander Shire Accommodation and Respite Group (MASARG) will receive $13,419 under the Stronger Communities Programme for their Respite/Community House Courtyard Fencing project.Read more
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters, will host a Negative Gearing and Affordable Housing forum next Thursday, 19 May at La Trobe Visual Arts Centre.Read more
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters MP has called on the Liberals to stop attacking Bendigo and Central Victorian Pensioners and stop trying to cut their pensions.Read more
A La Trobe Uni guard in Bendigo facing the sack will go to court to save his job and push ahead with a campaign to terminate a dodgy Work Choices-era contract paying $9 p/hr below the Award.Read more
“This is a budget that looks after the top end of town by favouring the residents and businesses of inner city Melbourne and Sydney rather than the people of Bendigo and Central Victoria,” said Lisa Chesters, Federal Member for Bendigo.Read more
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters, awarded 14 local recipients of the Bendigo Electorate's Local Sporting Champions grants at a celebration ceremony at La Trobe University Athletics Complex yesterday (Wednesday 27 April).Read more
Lisa Chesters MP is inviting senior residents to share their concerns with the Shadow Minister for Family and Payments and Shadow Minister for Disability Services, the Hon. Jenny Macklin.Read more
Labor's Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters MP today labelled the Prime Minister 's plan to gut more funding from Bendigo and Central Victorian schools as outrageous and deeply disappointing.Read more
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters MP, has called on the Federal Liberal Government to stop wasting millions on Wind Turbine paranoia and instead invest in renewable energy projects like the Woodend Community Wind Park.Read more
On Wednesday 9 March, Lisa Chesters MP met with residents of Spencer Road Woodend to discuss telecommunications issues.Read more
The Andrews Labor Government released figures today that show how much funding each government school would miss out on unless the Turnbull Liberal Government commits to funding the final two years of the Gonski Agreement.Read more
Local Labor MPs are calling on Malcolm Turnbull to immediately reverse a recent decision to rip millions of dollars from central Victorian hospitals.Read more
Local mature-aged jobseekers are feeling left out in the cold by the Abbott-Turnbull Liberal Government after cuts to a mature aged employment program in December’s Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook.Read more