Members Statements – Gippsland rail services – Thursday 18 August 2016

Mr NORTHE (Morwell) — Well, the V/Line saga continues in Gippsland with further disruptions to services, the overcrowding of carriages and the proposal of terminating services at Pakenham again raising its head. Despite the rhetoric of this government, nothing appears to have changed. Gippsland commuters well remember the massive disruption to services earlier in the year, and…

Second Reading – Owners Corporations Amendment (Short-stay Accommodation) Bill 2016 – Tuesday 16 August 2016

Debate resumed from 25 May; motion of Ms GARRETT (then Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation). Mr NORTHE (Morwell) — It gives me pleasure to rise this afternoon to speak on the Owners Corporations Amendment (Short-stay Accommodation) Bill 2016. The main purpose of this bill is to amend the Owners Corporations Act 2006 to regulate the…

Gippsland V/Line Concerns Ignored by Minister

Gippsland Members of Parliament have criticised Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan for failing to answer serious questions regarding the Gippsland Line and the reporting of V/Line statistics for commuters. In a Question on Notice, to the Minister for Public Transport, Member for Narracan Gary Blackwood asked 7 questions relating to reporting of statistics on…