Puneet Puneet, a now infamous fugitive drunk driver who killed Dean Hofstee and critically injured Clancy Coker in 2008 and ran away to India on a friend’s passport while on bail, has been at it again. And for the nth time, successful too. When many celebrated back in 2021 includingRead More →

College of Law and Justice - University for Crime Prevention

A new Graduate Certificate in Crime Prevention will be one of the first qualifications of its kind to be offered in Australia, thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government. Designed by Victoria University in partnership with the Department of Justice and Community Safety, the four-unit course will see studentsRead More →

FWO takes UoM to court

The Fair Work Ombudsman has commenced legal action against The University of Melbourne, alleging it coerced and took adverse action against two casual academics to stop them from claiming payment for work performed. In documents filed in the Federal Court, the regulator alleges that the University took adverse action againstRead More →

Federation Uni scraps Arts Degree

Federation University will cut its Bachelor of Arts degree from next year. The university’s Education, Arts and Community Dean says declining enrolments have made the program unviable. The National Tertiary Education Union says only the rich can afford to earn an arts degree at a “sandstone university” The National Tertiary Education UnionRead More →

Western United Soccer Team Stadium Money

Melbourne’s growing western suburbs will be home to a brand new transformational state-of-the-art sporting and community precinct for Western United in its heartland under a Matthew Guy Liberals and Nationals Government. The Centre piece of the new precinct is a 15,000 seat unique three sided stadium, based on similar NFLRead More →

Minister Ros Spence announces more money for multicultural festivals

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting festivals and events hosted by diverse community organisations that promote the sharing and celebration of culture, tradition and social connection. Minister for Multicultural Affairs Ros Spence today opened the next round of funding from the Multicultural Festivals and Events Program for communities to deliverRead More →

Colin Brooks - Free RATs

The Andrews Labor Government is continuing to provide free RATs (rapid antigen test kits) to eligible Victorians with disability, extending support to some of the most vulnerable in our community over the winter months. People with disability in Victoria can continue to access 20 free rapid antigen tests per visitRead More →