Regional Development Victoria news
Creating a cleaner, greener Sebastopol13/11/2021
More than 1300 trees are going in the ground in the Ballarat suburb of Sebastopol, creating green canopies and cooler outdoor spaces as part of the Victorian Government’s commitment to revitalise the growth area.
Epic Grampians Peak Trail hike opens to boost regional economy12/11/2021
The Grampians Peaks Trail − a unique 160-kilometre natural and cultural hiking experience − opens to the public tomorrow, providing a much-needed boost to western Victoria’s regional economy.
Support means more places to stay along famous Silo Art Trail04/11/2021
The Victorian Government is boosting accommodation along the state’s popular Silo Art Trail, giving travellers more options to stop and enjoy regional towns.
Pilot fund to make big difference in small communities04/11/2021
The Victorian Government is supporting small community-based organisations in the state’s north-west to back projects in their region.
Helping seasonal workers secure housing in Mildura03/11/2021
The Victorian Government is securing more accommodation for seasonal workers in Mildura, with the completion of a new facility to help tackle workforce shortages in the Mallee.
Works begin to extend new bike park trails31/10/2021
Halloween at Newborough’s Haunted Hills Mountain Bike Park coincided with the start of works to extend the trails and draw even more mountain bikers to the region thanks to Victorian Government support.
Ghosts of Geelong’s past29/10/2021
Ghost sightings can be a blink and you’ll miss it affair. Take a look at regional Victoria’s ghastly past and you might think differently. Home to some of Victoria’s notorious gaols and asylums, the various sites are now popular spots for self-proclaimed ghostbusters.
More support for regional community events29/10/2021
Rural and regional Victorian event organisers will receive more support to ensure the state’s diverse and vibrant calendar of community events thrives into the future.
Support for export push delivers jobs in Latrobe Valley27/10/2021
The Victorian Government is backing new jobs in the Latrobe Valley with ongoing investment, including support for a growing dairy manufacturer in Gippsland to expand its export sales.
Generating manufacturing jobs for Geelong21/10/2021
Supporting a Geelong-based company to create 100 new jobs and drive the state’s competitiveness in producing Australian-made medical equipment.