Kookaburras Return To Darwin For First Time In 9 Years

Kookaburras Return To Darwin For First Time In 9 Years

28 March 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Kookaburras Make Long Awaited Return To The Top End Victor P Taffa Australian Kookaburras are set to play in Darwin for the first time in 9 years when they take on Pakistan at Marrara Hockey Centre. Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss was today joined by one […]

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Alice Springs Hosts Sheffield Shield Final Season 2016-17

Alice Springs Hosts Sheffield Shield Final Season 2016-17

28 March 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Territory Stars Ready For Finals Cricket In The Red Centre Victor P Taffa Elite cricket returns to Alice Springs with the Victorian Bushrangers taking on the South Australia Redbacks in the Sheffield Shield Final at Traeger Park. Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss said the […]

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Andrews Govt To Roll Out 1,000 Defibrillators For Clubs And Facilities

Andrews Govt To Roll Out 1,000 Defibrillators For Clubs And Facilities

24 March 2017

Victoria Minister for Sport John Eren More Life-Saving Defibs For Grassroots Sports Clubs Victor P Taffa Victorian sports clubs have another chance to apply for a new defibrillator and help save the lives of players, volunteers or spectators who suffer a cardiac arrest. Minister for Sport John Eren joined St. John Ambulance Victoria Chief Executive […]

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Upgraded Turf Laid At Junction Oval

Upgraded Turf Laid At Junction Oval

14 March 2017

Victoria Minister for Sport John Eren New Turf Rolls Out New Era For Junction Oval Victor P Taffa Final turf has been laid on St. Kilda’s iconic Junction Oval, with out of ground construction commencing as part of the Andrews Government’s redevelopment of the first-class cricket ground. “Aussies love their cricket, and we’re doing everything […]

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Andrews Govt Sows The Seeds Of Success With New Sports Oval In Warragul

Andrews Govt Sows The Seeds Of Success With New Sports Oval In Warragul

11 March 2017

Victoria Minister for Sport John Eren Digging In For A New Oval At Warragul’s Western Park Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is sowing the seeds for a new sports oval in Warragul, so even more budding cricket and football players can play the sports they love. Minister for Sport John Eren today broke ground to […]

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Harness Racing Returns To Birchip For First Time Since 2005

Harness Racing Returns To Birchip For First Time Since 2005

09 March 2017

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Racing Returns To Birchip With Top New Facilities Victor P Taffa Harness racing will return to Birchip for the first time in more than a decade this weekend, thanks to support from the Andrews Government. “We’re proud to be supporting this historic event at Birchip which will see harness […]

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Edenhope Racecourse Receives Funding For New Irrigation System

Edenhope Racecourse Receives Funding For New Irrigation System

07 March 2017

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Grass Is Greener At Edenhope Cup Victor P Taffa Grass will be greener at Edenhope racecourse thanks to a $75,000 funding injection for a new irrigation system and race day attractions for the Edenhope Cup on Saturday 11 March. Andrews Government is providing $36,000 towards the Cup and much-needed […]

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Harness And Thoroughbred Racing Join Forces For First Ever Dual Code Cup

Harness And Thoroughbred Racing Join Forces For First Ever Dual Code Cup

03 March 2017

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Cranbourne Racing Codes Join Forces For Dual Cup Victor P Taffa It will be history in the making tonight when harness and thoroughbred racing join forces for the first ever Dual Code Cup race meeting at Cranbourne. “We’re proud to be supporting the Dual Code Cup, which brings people […]

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Business Lines Up Keenly Behind North Queensland Stadium Project

Business Lines Up Keenly Behind North Queensland Stadium Project

01 March 2017

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk North Queensland Businesses Respond To Stadium Challenge Victor P Taffa North Queensland businesses have taken up the challenge to bid for work on the $250 Million North Queensland Stadium, with 180 putting up their hands already. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk told Parliament today that the city-changing Stadium project was powering ahead and […]

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Hero Horses To Feature At Bendigo Pacing Cup

Hero Horses To Feature At Bendigo Pacing Cup

17 February 2017

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Hero Horses To Feature At Bendigo Pacing Cup Victor P Taffa Retired racehorses are set to return to the track today for this year’s Bendigo Pacing Cup as ambassadors for the Harness Education Re-homing Opportunities (HERO) program. “Bendigo Pacing Cup is a highlight on the harness racing calendar and […]

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Andrews Govt Supports Marong Cup

Andrews Govt Supports Marong Cup

17 February 2017

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Supporting The Marong Cup Victor P Taffa Andrews Government today announced it will contribute more than $15,500 towards the historic Marong Cup this Saturday 18 February. “Andrews Government is pleased to support the Marong Cup because it provides great entertainment for the family and supports local schools.” Minister for […]

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Minister Opens New St. Kilda Life Saving Club

Minister Opens New St. Kilda Life Saving Club

12 February 2017

Victoria Minister for Housing Disability and Ageing Martin Foley St. Kilda’s New Accessible Life Saving Clubhouse Victor P Taffa St. Kilda Life Saving Club has a new $5.6 Million clubhouse with accessible facilities for every beach goer to share and enjoy. Minister for Housing, Disability and Ageing Martin Foley today joined representatives from the St. […]

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Red Centre Looks Forward To Imparja Cup 2017

Red Centre Looks Forward To Imparja Cup 2017

08 February 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Cricket In The Red Centre Victor P Taffa Australia’s National Indigenous Cricket Carnival, the Imparja Cup is again igniting the Red Centre with teams from across Australia competing in Alice Springs this week. Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss said the Imparja Cup is an […]

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Funding Announced To Drought-Proof Victoria Sporting Facilities

Funding Announced To Drought-Proof Victoria Sporting Facilities

07 February 2017

Victoria Minister for Water Lisa Neville $2.3 Million To Drought-Proof Sport Facilities Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is helping to drought-proof sport and recreation facilities across regional Victoria by ensuring there is reliable access to water even during drier times. 25 projects across 11 municipalities will share in $2.3 Million from the Sustainable Water Fund […]

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Tasmania Govt To Work With Collingwood FC And Netball

Tasmania Govt To Work With Collingwood FC And Netball

04 February 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Netting Goals For Women’s Sport Victor P Taffa Premier Will Hodgman said that Women’s sport will be the big winner out of a new partnership between the Tasmanian Government and Collingwood Football Club (FC) to invest in netball in Tasmania. Netball is a high participation sport in Tasmania, with over 6,500 […]

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Tennis Courts Upgrade Brings Back Burnie International

Tennis Courts Upgrade Brings Back Burnie International

02 February 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Tennis Investment Serving Up A Host Of Benefits To Burnie Victor P Taffa Return of the Burnie International following an upgrade to court surfaces supported by the Liberal Government has brought international exposure, more visitors and a world-class sporting event to the North-West Coast, Premier Will Hodgman said. Hodgman Government was […]

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Funding Increase For 102 State Sporting Associations And Peak Bodies Announced

Funding Increase For 102 State Sporting Associations And Peak Bodies Announced

01 February 2017

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation Mia Davies $8 Million Supports Strong Sporting Culture In WA Victor P Taffa $8 Million to support 86 State Sporting Associations and 16 peak bodies A strong club system creates a diverse and vibrant sporting system Sports ranging from fencing to cricket, and parachuting to rugby union, will […]

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Deputy Premier Rockliff Welcomes Extensions To Ratho Farm Golf Course

Deputy Premier Rockliff Welcomes Extensions To Ratho Farm Golf Course

29 January 2017

Tasmania Deputy Premier Jeremy Rockliff Tourism Tees Off At Ratho Farm Victor P Taffa Deputy Premier Jeremy Rockliff said the newest extension to Australia’s oldest golf course is driving tourism confidence in the Central Highlands. “Completion of the four holes at Ratho Farm has effectively created Tasmania’s newest 18-hole public golf course.” Deputy Premier Rockliff […]

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Chelsea Premier League Club Coming To Perth Stadium

Chelsea Premier League Club Coming To Perth Stadium

29 January 2017

Western Australia Premier Colin Barnett Premier League Club Coming To Perth Stadium Victor P Taffa Chelsea Football Club to play international friendly in Perth in 2018 Chelsea, 2014-15 Premier League champions and current ladder leaders Supported by the Liberal National Government through Tourism WA and VenuesWest Another sporting coup has been secured for Perth Stadium […]

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Geelong To Host Nitro Athletics 2017

Geelong To Host Nitro Athletics 2017

27 January 2017

Victoria Minister for Tourism and Major Events John Eren Bringing The Stars Of Track And Field To Geelong Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is bringing world-renowned athletes to Geelong once again. Minister for Tourism and Major Events and Member for Lara John Eren announced today some of the best track and field stars on the […]

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