Second Reading Debate: Marine and Fisheries Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

Today I rise to speak on the Marine and Fisheries Legislation Amendment Bill 2019, but I will mainly focus my contribution on the amended parts of the Marine Safety Act 2010 rather than concentrating on the proposed changes to the Fisheries Act 1995, unlike the member for Sunbury, who probably knows a lot about fishing or golfing. […]

Grievance Debate: Rural and regional roads

Ms BRITNELL (South-West Coast) (15:29): Today I rise to grieve for the people of rural Victoria. I am grieving because the roads are broken, many of them are actually stuffed. For five years the people of regional Victoria have been begging the Andrews Labor government to listen and start investing properly in our roads. We […]

Members Statement: Food labelling

I rise today to talk about milk—something many in this chamber will have heard me speak on in the past but for a different reason to what I plan to speak on now. I am standing today to support a campaign that is aiming to reclaim milk and change food labelling laws to restrict the […]

Certainty needed for Port Fairy SES and CFA relocation

Member for South West Coast Roma Britnell has again raised the proposed joint CFA and SES base in Port Fairy with the Minister for Emergency Services. In Parliament on Tuesday, Ms Britnell asked Minister Lisa Neville to make a commitment for funding and to provide a timeline for the relocation to the soon to be […]