Drivers facing massive testing backlog

Member for Morwell Russell Northe has expressed his concern that driver testing for Regional Victorians will experience further significant delays given current COVID-19 restrictions. Mr Northe said he had been contacted by a number of local parents who were frustrated that their children’s learner permit test or probationary driver test had been cancelled with no…

Northe calls for fix to mobile reception

Member for Morwell Russell Northe has used question time question time as Parliament resumes this week, to highlight the ongoing frustration of many local residents who continually have to contend with unreliable and poor mobile phone reception. “I’ve called upon the State Government to address this long-standing issue in my community”, Mr Northe said, speaking…

Premier needs reliability lesson

As Victoria braces for another sweltering day tomorrow, Member for Morwell Russell Northe has taken the Andrews Government to task following comments made by the Premier in relation to electricity generation reliability in Victoria. “The problem with coal-fired power is when you need it most it is the least reliable. On the really -extreme demand…