Box Hill Electorate News Archives

(Note: These Box Hill Electorate news archives are not complete for years prior to 1998.)

2001

Labor's stamp duty slug hits Whitehorse, Boroondara -  10 Oct 01
Tramline extension launched - 28 Aug 01
New trams on display - 17 Aug 01

ResCode threat to fences - 13 June 01
Classroom squeeze and State budget - 13 Jun 01
Hyatt International to locate in Box Hill - 1 June 01
$6.5 million funding for Box Hill TAFE - 24 May 01
Box Hill Hospital misses out in Budget of recycled announcements - 17 May 01
Minister pulls pin on Bowls Centre deputation - 30 Apr 01
Drug overdose services for Whitehorse - 30 Apr 01
More planning for Box Hill business district - 27 Apr 01
Deputation to seek answers from Minister on State Bowls Centre - 26 Apr 01
Government bungling leaves Box Hill Hospital underfunded - 24 Apr 01
Government defends $9m hospital deficit - 23 Apr 01
Boroondara Park class sizes suffer due to classroom shortage - 4 Apr 01

State Bowls Centre given to flawed Darebin bid - 22 Mar 01
* State Bowls Centre - Minister should meet Whitehorse deputation (and response) - 22 Mar 01
* Land Tax proposal will hurt Box Hill businesses and property owners - 21 Mar 01
State Bowls Centre - why did Darebin win? - 21 Mar 01
State Bowls Centre bid – was Whitehorse dudded? - 15 Mar 01
State Bowls Centre goes to Darebin - 8 Mar 01
Small business and self-funded retirees the losers under State tax review - 1 Mar 01

2000

Minister must give go-ahead to Springfield-Middleborough Rd works - 30 Nov 00
Tram line extension: residents should have a say - 16 Nov 00
Multi-storey development in Whitehorse Road, Mont Albert - 16 Nov 00
Government must act on multi-storey spread along Whitehorse Road - 9 Nov 00

WorkCover premium increases impact on Box Hill businesses - 16 Aug 00

New needle exchange service in Box Hill - 23 June 00
Box Hill Hospital: modest funding misses real challenge - 21 June 00
Drug withdrawal service opened in Surrey Hills - 6 June 00
Announcements ignore need to boost Box Hill Hospital - 6 June 00
New network ignores need to boost Box Hill Hospital - 18 May 00
Free Anzac day bus for dawn service at Shrine - 7 Apr 00
VicHealth Sport Safety Equipment Program - 7 Apr 00

Freeway extension air quality within guidelines - 2 Mar 00

1999

Box Hill Hospital: funding needed if Knox scrapped - 8 Dec 99
'Mindless vandalism' cuts down Box Hill Senior Secondary College - 11 Nov 99

$4.2m capital boost for Whitehorse Community Health Service - 9 Sep 99
Surrey Hills to become a premium station - 9 Sep 99
$12,000 of IYOP grants for local older persons groups - 8 Sep 99
More than $193,000 maintenance funding for local schools - 7 Sep 99
$2.5M upgrades for local schools - 31 Aug 99
Four local Safe Sports Grants - 19 Aug 99
Maintenance Funding for Kerrimuir Primary School - 19 Aug 99
Eastern metro area housing funding boost - 9 Aug 99
Clark re-endorsed for Box Hill - 28 July 99
Funds for multicultural consultation process - 21 July 99

$57,504 funding for disability aids - 30 June 99
Local schools receive computer funding - 22 June 99
Box Hill tram extension confirmed - 18 June 99
$10,000 for Box Hill Skills.net project - 9 June 99
Capital works grants for local kindergartens - 29 Apr 99
$1.7 million upgrade for Box Hill TAFE - 29 Apr 99
More local train and tram services on Sundays - 27 Apr 99
Further computer funding available for schools - 23 Apr 99
Planning: you can have a say - 21 Apr 99
‘Birralee’ maternity centre opened at Box Hill Hospital - 16 Apr 99
Traffic light funding to help wheelchair users - 1 Apr 99

Gaming venues restricted in strip shopping centres - 29 Mar 99
Additional funding for school maintenance projects - 26 Mar 99
Boost to funding for elderly - 24 Mar 99
Help for 110 jobseekers - 17 Mar 99
Energy smart schools program in Box Hill - 15 Mar 99
Premier to open new TAFE campus - 25 Feb 99
Maternity service heads hospital upgrade - 25 Feb 99
Box Hill Senior Secondary College becomes self-governing - 25 Feb 99
$55,000 grant for drug education in Whitehorse - 18 Feb 99
National Bus Company adds 200 trips - 17 Feb 99
Proposed Dry Area Regulations Released - 7 Jan 99

1998

New Computer Networking Course at Box Hill TAFE - 1 Dec 98
Whitehorse amendment to curb 'Rogue Developers' - 24 Nov 98
Box Hill Schools to Receive Major Maintenance Funding - 11 Nov 98
Local teachers to benefit from computer deal - 4 Nov 98
School Funding up 8.9% for 1999 - 4 Nov 98
Tram Line Extension Welcomed - 28 Oct 98
Mont Albert Tram to be extended - 28 Oct 98
Groups should apply for skills.net funding - 12 Oct 98

Planning go-ahead for Mont Albert PS upgrade - 23 Sep 98
Interim controls for Boroondara areas - 26 Aug 98
New VicHealth safe sports grants - 20 Aug 98
Maxi in Box Hill - 7 Aug 98
Box Hill High School Refurbished - 7 Aug 98
Achievements at Box Hill Hospital - 7 Aug 98
Library Funding for Boroondara - 4 Aug 98
More Powerline Clearance Claims -17 July 98
$53,000 in extra funding for Box Hill Hospital disability aids - 2 July 98

Planning Crossfire - 27 May 98
Powerline Clearance Claims - 26 May 98
Boroondara Libraries Receive $42,500 Grants - 26 May 98
VicHealth sport safety equipment grants - 25 May 98
Panel Appointed for Whitehorse Planning Scheme - 22 May 98
St Francis Xavier Bingo - 14 Apr 98
Powerline Clearance Concerns - 14 Apr 98

Government help for new school computers - 2 March 98
Planning Initiatives Welcomed - 26 Feb 98
Minister welcomes Boroondara support on housing diversity - 18 Feb 98


1997

Planning - Achieving the Balance - 23 Dec 97
Whitehorse Multimedia Cluster - 18 July 97


1996

Grants for major maintenance to Kerrimur and Surrey Hills Primary Schools - 20 Mar 96
More trains for Lilydale, Belgrave and Alamein lines - 25 Jan 96


1995

Major refurbishment for Koonung Secondary College - 23 May 95
More improvements for suburban railway stations - 26 April 95
Changes to VicCode 2 - 29 Mar 95
Relocation plans for specialist centre - 10 Feb 95


1994

MPs and local government reform - 24 Nov 94
Local Government Board 'Interim Report' on Box Hill - 1 Nov 94
Options on council amalgamation in Box Hill - 23 June 94
Local Government Board's Boroondara recommendation - 3 June 94
Transport help for Box Hill students - 4 Feb 94


1993

Government acts to protect covenants - 11 Nov 93
Minister confirms school consolidation - 29 Oct 93
"Clark Report" comes to Box Hill - 4 Oct 93


1992

Clark "open for business" in Box Hill - 27 Nov 92
Clark hits ALP claims on pay - 18 Nov 92
Clark hits misleading crime claims - 6 Aug 92
When will there be an election? - 24 June 92
Box Hill unemployment up four-fold - 10 June 92
Box Hill unemployment hits new high - 8 May 92
"Caligula" security deposit order to hurt Box Hill ratepayers - 7 May 92
Double-decker train - an expensive sardine can? - 6 May 92
Concern at squeeze on Box Hill hospital - 2 April 92
Unemployment rise continues in Camberwell and Box Hill - 13 March 92
State Government reneges on electricity arrangement - 13 March 92
"Lose-lose" decision on freeway extension - 28 Feb 92
''Safe Cities" : the main problems must still be tackled - 17 Feb 92
Unemployment leaps in Camberwell and Box Hill - 1 Feb 92
Brothel decision shows inadequacy of law - 31 Jan 92
Big changes to electoral boundaries - 30 Jan 92
Box Hill unemployment jumps again - 17 Jan 92


1991

Box Hill unemployment jump largest in Victoria - 13 Dec 91
State Bank funding of brothel shows weakness in law - 22 Nov 91
Unemployment rise continues in Box Hill, Camberwell - 11 Nov 91
Establishment of Box Hill Narcotics Anonymous Welcomed - 2 Oct 91
Last Member's report to Balwyn electorate? - 2 Oct 91
Doncaster intervention renews fears on Holeproof site development - 19 Sep 91
Is fast track promise undermining Holeproof development? - 28 Aug 91
Coalition to reverse kindergarten cuts - 15 Aug 91
Community protests over police budget cuts - 8 Aug 91
Clark attacks government on VCE humanities drop - 4 Aug 91
Clark slams government arrogance on Sunday trading - 23 July 91
Community threatened by prison abuses - 22 July 91
Misleading statements on electorate redistribution - 20 June 91
Clark seeks endorsement for Box Hill - 5 April 91
Balwyn electorate abolished - 5 April 91
Clark hits "misleading" dual occupancy letter - 5 Feb 91
Balwyn residents fight fire station proposal - 1 Feb 91
Urban development: Let people decide for themselves - 27 Jan 91
More land-tax increases for Box Hill - 21 Jan 91
More land tax increases ahead - 18 Jan 91


1990

Clark hits government dual occupancy proposals - 12 Dec 90
Balwyn electorate to be abolished? - 22 Nov 90
MP hits squeeze on Balwyn High School - 8 Nov 90
1990 'Clark Report' - 24 Oct 90
Land tax hits Box Hill - 21 Oct 90
Land-tax jump hits Balwyn traders - 6 Aug 90


1989

Clark reports on issues - 19 Oct 89
First Annual 'Clark Report' - 4 Oct 89
MP backs Council on power fight - 20 July 89
MP welcomes brothel by-law - 20 July 89


1988

Liberals win in Balwyn - 3 Oct 88
Labor slugs local home buyers - 16 Sep 88
Liberals will act on Lorne Parade - 12 Sep 88
Candidate profile: Robert Clark - 8 Sep 88

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