Archives: December 2012

Apology For Past Forced Adoptions

December 13, 2012

I am pleased to be able to add my comments about this important apology for past forced adoption practices, which took place in this house on 25 October.

Buninyong Primary School: crossing safety

December 12, 2012

I raise a matter for the attention of Minister for Public Transport relating to safety issues associated with traffic flow through Buninyong.

V/Line: Ballarat East electorate services

December 12, 2012

The Bracks government marked a rebirth of regional rail services. Not only were country lines that had been closed under the Kennett government reopened to Maryborough and Ararat, but the lines from the major regional cities of Ballarat, Bendigo and Geelong were significantly upgraded and serviced by new modern V/Locity trains under the regional fast rail project.