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Boosting Paramedic Recruits On Coronavirus Frontline

The Victorian Government will fast-track the recruitment of 120 extra paramedics to boost the frontline of Victoria’s coronavirus response and help ensure all Victorians get the health support they need when they need it. Minister for Ambulance Services Jenny Mikakos said the new paramedics would..

Free Sessional Kinder For Victorian Kids

Parents will be able to send their children to sessional kindergarten for free during term 2 and sessional providers will be given the funding certainty they need thanks to a major funding boost from the Victorian Government.

On The Spot Fines To Keep Victorians Safe

The Victorian Government is working to protect our health system and those at most risk of contracting coronavirus, with Victoria Police being given the power to issue on the spot fines of up to $1,652 for individuals and up to $9,913 for businesses who don’t follow the rules.

New Laws To Crack Down On Wage Theft

Employers who deliberately underpay or don’t pay their workers will face up to 10 years jail under new laws introduced into parliament yesterday by the Andrews Labor Government.