Eco-friendly facility to benefit ag sector

A new $2.3 million eco-friendly machinery, maintenance and manufacturing facility has been labelled a “transformative project” and one that will significantly benefit the agricultural sector. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, today visited Goldman Excavations in Burramine to inspect the facility, which was made possible with $967,000 of federal funding, via the Government’s Regional Jobs…

Puckapunyal health and wellbeing centre one step closer

The head contract has been awarded for the construction of a state-of-the-art health and wellbeing centre at Victoria’s Puckapunyal Military Area. ADCO Constructions Vic Pty Ltd has been awarded the head contract for the $38.9 million Puckapunyal Health and Wellbeing Centre Project, which will further support Australian Defence Force (ADF) capabilities. The works will replace…

Australia approves Pfizer vaccine

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has provisionally approved the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for use in Australia. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, said this latest development would add further confidence to Australia’s vaccine strategy. “This is an important moment for the people of Nicholls and for the whole of Australia,” Mr Drum said. “The approval…