Christmas carols off the curriculum

Students at Victorian Government schools will be stopped from learning or singing a wide selection of Christmas carols under new guidelines issued by the Melbourne Labor Government. Member for Morwell Russell Northe said the restrictions are contained in a Fact Sheet sent out to school principals issued last month, but not made public. “The Fact…

Locals encouraged to partake in Autism inquiry

The accessibility of services across health, education, disability, housing, sport and employment available to people living with autism will be examined by a Parliamentary Inquiry, The Nationals Member for Eastern Victoria Region Melina Bath announced today. Ms Bath said the inquiry would enable local families, teachers and community groups to have their say on important…

Driffield Community Memorial officially opened

Member for Morwell Russell Northe today joined the Yinnar and District Community Association and current and former residents of Driffield to officially open the new Driffield Community Memorial. Mr Northe said the Liberal-Nationals Coalition provided $10,400 from the Regional Growth Fund for the Remembering Driffield Memorial project to commemorate the township of Driffield. Latrobe City…