$66 million to upgrade Basin’s river models to make every drop count

The Liberal and Nationals Government is investing $66 million to provide better information and transparency to help Murray-Darling Basin water managers make timelier, more reliable and transparent water management decisions. In Shepparton today, Minister for Resources and Water Keith Pitt was joined by Senator for Victoria, and Minister for Emergency Management and National Recovery and…

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Healthy Rivers grants strengthening Nicholls waterways and economy

The Liberal and Nationals Government today announced more grants for Nicholls under the $20 million Murray–Darling Healthy Rivers Program. This program supports communities to deliver practical, on-ground projects to improve the health of their rivers and wetlands, while supporting local jobs and businesses. Minister for Resources and Water, Keith Pitt, noted the program was already…

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Goulburn Valley producers to net benefits

Victorian horticulturalists, including those in the Goulburn Valley, will soon be able to access an additional $11.2 million in funding to purchase and install protective netting through the Federal Government’s national expansion of the Horticultural Netting Program trial. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, said the additional funding takes total funding for Victoria under the…

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Curious Goulburn Valley Minds focus on STEM

Two Goulburn Valley Grammar School students are currently participating in a unique coaching program for the next generation of female STEM leaders. The four-day online Curious Minds Summer Program commenced on Sunday, and will be complemented by a mentoring program and follow-up winter camp. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, congratulated Goulburn Valley Grammar School’s…

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