Premier Announces Delivery Of New Spirits Vessels And Schools Expansion

Premier Announces Delivery Of New Spirits Vessels And Schools Expansion

10 December 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Tasmania Deputy Premier Jeremy Rockliff Building Your Future Update 2 Victor P Taffa In our Plan to Build Your Future we’re looking at ways we can improve the lives of all Tasmanians and take Tasmania to the next level. This week we have made some important progress, Premier Will Hodgman said. […]

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Decrease In Marriages Over Last 20 Years

Decrease In Marriages Over Last 20 Years

30 November 2017

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Increase In Marriages For Australians Born Overseas Victor P Taffa Australians are marrying later, living together before marriage and divorcing less compared with 20 years ago, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) figures on Marriages and Divorces. Marriages between 2 Australian-born people have gradually decreased over the last […]

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61.6% Vote YES In Marriage Equality Survey

61.6% Vote YES In Marriage Equality Survey

15 November 2017

Australian Bureau Of Statistics National Results From Marriage Equality Survey Victor P Taffa Australian Bureau Of Statistics (ABS) conducted a Postal Ballot on the question of Marriage Equality. Results of the survey have been announced by the ABS. Question Asked: Should the law be changed to allow same-sex couples to marry?   Of the eligible […]

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2018 Tasmania Govt Board Diversity Scholarships Announced By Minister

2018 Tasmania Govt Board Diversity Scholarships Announced By Minister

11 November 2017

Tasmania Minister for Women Jacquie Petrusma 2018 Tasmanian Government Board Diversity Scholarships Announced Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government has a target of achieving 50 % representation of women across government boards and committees by 2050. That is why we introduced our Women on Boards Strategy in July 2015, Minister for Women Jacquie Petrusma said. “Our […]

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Ken Lay AO APM Sworn In As 14th Lieutenant-Governor Of Victoria

Ken Lay AO APM Sworn In As 14th Lieutenant-Governor Of Victoria

09 November 2017

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Ken Lay Appointed As Victoria’s New Lieutenant-Governor Victor P Taffa Mr. Ken Lay AO APM has today been sworn in as the 14th Lieutenant-Governor of Victoria by Her Excellency the Honourable Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria, at a ceremony at Government House. “Ken Lay is a highly respected and valued […]

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Rose Webb Appointed As Commissioner For New South Wales Fair Trading

Rose Webb Appointed As Commissioner For New South Wales Fair Trading

01 November 2017

New South Wales Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean New South Wales Fair Trading Commissioner Announced Victor P Taffa Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean today announced the appointment of Rose Webb as the new Commissioner for New South Wales Fair Trading. Minister Kean said Ms. Webb has an extensive background working at senior levels […]

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19% Increase In Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Population

19% Increase In Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Population

28 September 2017

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Population Up 19% Victor P Taffa Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population has reached 798,400, or 3.3 % of the total Australian population, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). ABS Demography Director Beidar Cho said that over the […]

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Darvall Road Residents Short Changed On Concrete Footpath

Darvall Road Residents Short Changed On Concrete Footpath

15 September 2017

Darvall Road Named After Early Colonial Major Victor P Taffa Major Edward Darvall Darvall Road is named after Major Edward Darvall and in need of a concrete footpath. Major Edward Darvall and his family arrived in the colony in January 1840. He was a retired English army officer with strong family connections to the British […]

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Public Ballot To Be Held For Dive Wreck Of Japanese Midget Submarine M24

Public Ballot To Be Held For Dive Wreck Of Japanese Midget Submarine M24

01 July 2017

New South Wales Minister for Heritage Gabrielle Upton Midget Submarine Wreck Dive Ballot Victor P Taffa For the first time selected members of the public will have permission to dive to the Japanese midget submarine M24 wreck off Sydney’s northern beaches as part of a ballot, New South Wales Heritage Minister Gabrielle Upton announced today. […]

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Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe Retires After 40 Years Service

Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe Retires After 40 Years Service

08 June 2017

New South Wales Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean Consumer Champion Calls It A Day Victor P Taffa One of the state’s most respected and longest-serving public servants, New South Wales (NSW) Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe, has announced his retirement. Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said Mr. Stowe would retire in July after […]

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St. Kilda Pride Centre Soon To Become Reality

St. Kilda Pride Centre Soon To Become Reality

18 March 2017

Victoria Minister for Equality Martin Foley Pride Centre Coming To St. Kilda Victor P Taffa Australian first Pride Centre is another step closer to becoming reality, with the Andrews Government announcing it will be based at 79-81 Fitzroy Street in St. Kilda. “Pride Centre is long overdue it is exciting news for the LGBTI community […]

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New Seawall Completed As Sorrento Baths Café Reopens

New Seawall Completed As Sorrento Baths Café Reopens

26 February 2017

Victoria Minister for Energy Environment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio Upgrading The Sorrento Foreshore Victor P Taffa Sorrento Foreshore has undergone a dramatic transformation thanks a new $850,000 seawall and the reopening of the iconic Sorrento Baths Café. New seawall design features coloured concrete steps and creates a new meeting point for people to comfortably […]

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Premier Opens Elizabeth Quay Venetian Carousel

Premier Opens Elizabeth Quay Venetian Carousel

02 January 2017

Western Australia Premier Colin Barnett Western Australia Minister for Planning Donna Faragher Elizabeth Quay Carousel Family Attraction Victor P Taffa Elizabeth Quay’s newest attraction, a hand-made Venetian carousel, opens Perth’s first Royal Croquet Club continues to prove popular Premier Colin Barnett visited Elizabeth Quay to mark the official opening of the new Venetian carousel. Traditional […]

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Elizabeth Quay Water Park Reopens Following Upgrade

Elizabeth Quay Water Park Reopens Following Upgrade

21 December 2016

Western Australia Minister for Planning Donna Faragher Western Australia Minister for Health John Day Elizabeth Quay’s Water Park Reopens Victor P Taffa BHP Billiton Water Park reopens following upgrade and improvement works Thousands expected to enjoy the feature during summer Final piece of the $4 Million Elizabeth Quay art program complete BHP Billiton Water Park […]

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Minister Announces Increase To Local Government Funding

Minister Announces Increase To Local Government Funding

06 December 2016

Northern Territory Minister for Housing and Community Development Gerald McCarthy $2 Million Annual Increase To Strengthen Local Government Victor P Taffa Minister for Housing and Community Development Gerry McCarthy has announced an annual $2 Million increase to local government operational funding to assist in asset management and improve service delivery. Minister McCarthy said at the […]

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Western Australia Celebrates 400th Anniversary Of Dirk Hartog’s Landing

Western Australia Celebrates 400th Anniversary Of Dirk Hartog’s Landing

29 October 2016

Western Australia Premier Colin Barnett Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Terry Redman Western Australia Minister for Culture and the Arts John Day 400 Years Of WA History Unveiled In Shark Bay Victor P Taffa   October 25, 2016 marks 400th anniversary of Dirk Hartog’s landing off WA coast New $6.1 Million foreshore redevelopment and […]

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Melbourne’s Newest Pedestrian Footbridge Named As Tanderrum Bridge

Melbourne’s Newest Pedestrian Footbridge Named As Tanderrum Bridge

18 July 2016

Victoria Minister for Sport John Eren Naming Melbourne’s Newest Landmark Victor P Taffa Melbourne’s state-of-the-art new pedestrian footbridge linking the city and sporting precinct will be named Tanderrum Bridge. “We’re making history in Melbourne today. Tanderrum is the perfect title for a bridge that will accommodate thousands of pedestrians each year.” Minister for Sport John […]

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$1 Million Pure Gold Coin On Display At Perth Mint

$1 Million Pure Gold Coin On Display At Perth Mint

18 July 2016

Western Australia Premier Colin Barnett Million-Dollar Coin Puts State In Spotlight Victor P Taffa One-of-a-kind collector’s item showcases the State’s most valuable natural treasures Created by the Liberal National Government-owned Perth Mint to promote gold and Australian coins worldwide Premier Colin Barnett today unveiled the world’s first coin to feature a significant red diamond from […]

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Nominations For NSW Hidden Treasures Honour Roll Open Until 1 August 2016

Nominations For NSW Hidden Treasures Honour Roll Open Until 1 August 2016

17 June 2016

New South Wales Member for Cootamundra Katrina Hodgkinson Katrina: Nominate A Hidden Treasure From Cootamundra Electorate Victor P Taffa Member for Cootamundra Katrina Hodgkinson is encouraging the community to nominate rural women volunteers to be honoured on the 2016 NSW Hidden Treasures Honour Roll. “Rural women play an important role in our electorate demonstrating a […]

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Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program Announced By State Govt

Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program Announced By State Govt

17 June 2016

New South Wales Member for Cootamundra Katrina Hodgkinson New Program Targets Quad Bike Safety Victor P Taffa Member for Cootamundra, Katrina Hodgkinson has announced a New South Wales (NSW) Government program designed to reduce quad bike injuries on farms. The new SafeWork NSW Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program, due to commence in late July, includes […]

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