Regional Development Victoria news
Mars Petcare expansion puts more jobs in Wodonga30/06/2023
The Victorian Government is supporting a $112.6 million investment by Australia’s largest pet food maker Mars Petcare to expand its Wodonga factory, creating 67 new jobs.
Baddaginnie community celebrates beloved hall22/06/2023
Locals in the rural town of Baddaginnie near Benalla have welcomed upgrades to a beloved public hall, enabling more community members to come together, thanks to support from the Victorian Government.
Support for food relief program puts people first22/06/2023
More vulnerable Wodonga locals are being supported through an important emergency food relief program, thanks to Victorian Government investment.
Share your thoughts on business innovation16/06/2023
The Victorian Business Innovation Survey is now open to help the Victorian Government gain a better understanding of what innovation looks like across Victoria.
Introducing art on the Great Victorian Rail Trail13/06/2023
A series of large public artworks newly installed along the Great Victorian Rail Trail is expected to draw thousands more visitors to the iconic destination already known for its beauty, thanks to Victorian Government support.
Revised timeline for Victoria’s native timber transition23/05/2023
Native timber harvesting in Victoria’s state forests will now end by 1 January 2024 with existing supports being brought forward and scaled up.
Supporting aboriginal storytelling in Ballarat22/05/2023
A new gallery dedicated to Aboriginal art and storytelling is open to visitors and locals in Ballarat thanks to support from the Victorian Government.
New planetarium goes interstellar in Bendigo22/05/2023
More stargazers can explore outer space just by going to regional Victoria, with a bigger and better planetarium open and ready to blast off in Bendigo thanks to support from the Victorian Government.
New regional botanic gardens in full bloom11/05/2023
Locals and visitors in the Campaspe Region have more parklands to explore with the Gargarro Regional Botanic Gardens now open, thanks to support from the Victorian Government.
Hop on your bike and head to Hammon Park08/05/2023
A new bike playground and trailhead for beginner and experienced riders is now open in Creswick thanks to support from the Victorian Government.