Department of Agriculture local workforce consultation

Federal Member for Mallee, Anne Webster welcomes the commencement of stakeholder consultation into workforce shortages by the Department of Agriculture. The first consultation session will be held today in Mildura. “I have heard loud and clear from growers in Mallee that we are facing a catastrophic shortfall in workforce this season. I continue to lobby…

Funding boost to support veteran community

MORE than $875,000 of funding will be delivered to 68 projects across Australia under the Veteran and Community Grants (V&CG) and Men’s Health Peer Education (MHPE) programs. Federal Member for Mallee, Dr Anne Webster said this funding allows local community organisations to support veterans and their families. “The V&CG and MHPE programs help organisations deliver…