Kicking goals in Cobram with new $1.7 million sporting facility

Sporting clubs across Nicholls will benefit significantly from the new $1.7 million Cobram Soccer Pavilion, which was officially opened today. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, said the new community-focused multi-purpose pavilion – located at the Cobram Showgrounds – included four change room facilities, six public toilets, a kiosk and meeting space, as well as…

Details

Localised approach to Victorian restrictions a no-brainer

Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, is demanding Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews implement localised COVID-19 restrictions, rather than his current “one-size-fits-all” approach. Mr Drum said the Premier’s “roadmap”, released yesterday, was a “roadblock” for regional Victoria and again showed just how little he and his Labor government understood the regions they are supposed to represent.…

Details

Farmers at the frontline in water policy reform

Having listened to farmers and irrigators, as well as intense lobbying by Nationals MPs, the Federal Government has acted on water policy reform and today unveiled its Murray-Darling Communities Investment Package. This means Victorian communities, including those within the Nicholls electorate, will benefit from an overhaul of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan that will see more…

Details

Damian Drum welcomes ACCC inquiry and encourages farmers across Nicholls to make a submission

The Federal Government has today announced an historic inquiry by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission into the domestic fresh food and dairy supply chain – from the farmgate right through to the supermarket. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, said the government had ordered a three-month ACCC independent inquiry into the supply chain for…

Details

Commemorative medallion and certificate available to Second World War veterans in Nicholls

A special commemorative medallion marking the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War this Saturday, August 15, is now available to every living Second World War veteran in Nicholls to say “thank you for your service”. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, this week gave the first veterans from Nicholls their medallion…

Details