Bill’s Statements and Opinions

Staying grounded and true to the community’s values through praise and adversity alike is one of my core qualities. And t is essential for a true collaboration that leads to improvement for everyone.

What I do in the Parliament and in the electorate is not limited to what appears in the media or on the Parliamentary records. Much of my work is in collaboration with Ministers, parliamentary colleagues and department heads designed to provide outcomes and solutions, not simply media grabs

23 Nov 2021

A new infectious disease response centre to keep Victorians healthy and safe

The Victorian Liberal Nationals will act to keep Victoria open and safe from future pandemics by building Australia’s first dedicated infectious disease response centre. After suffering […]
19 Nov 2021

Extraordinary back-track means more time to speak up against draconian pandemic Bill

A panicked, eleventh-hour decision by the Andrews Labor Government to defer a vote on the Premier’s shocking pandemic legislation is an admission this Bill is bad […]
17 Nov 2021
Benambra’s natural environment is one of its greatest assets – a driver of tourism, industry and attraction. For questions and concerns regarding our policies on environment, please get in touch with Bill Tilley's team.

Two-year handbrake on mental health for youth

Young Victorians will continue to battle long waits for mental health support, with the Andrews Labor Government admitting that today’s promise for youth mental health won’t […]
12 Nov 2021

Victorians deserve the truth on scheming Labor MPs’ special treatment

Victorians continue to be kept in the dark as documents confirm that Victoria Police command blocked the arrest and interview of Labor MPs involved in the […]
09 Nov 2021

Andrews Labor Government must resume elective surgery as waitlist hits new record

Victoria has now reached an alarming new record of 67,597 patients on the elective surgery waitlist, painting a disastrous picture for Victoria’s ongoing health crisis. In […]
05 Nov 2021

More workers to support hospitality and accommodation to reopen, recover and rebuild

As Victoria today moves to reopen its borders, the Victorian Liberal Nationals announce a new plan to help get restaurants, cafes, bars, hotels and motels across […]
04 Nov 2021

Forgotten lakes should be fishing Mecca

Beechworth’s Lake Sambell and Lake Kerferd should be a Mecca for Trout Cod fishing not a barren waterway, says Member for Benambra Bill Tilley.   A […]
21 Oct 2021

Fast track Freedom Day for Regional Victoria

Regional Victoria must be granted its ‘Freedom Day’ and reopen safely sooner as vaccine targets are achieved much earlier than metro Melbourne. Under the Andrews Government’s […]
20 Oct 2021

Rapid testing needed for public transport workers

The Andrews Labor Government is under renewed pressure to implement rapid antigen testing for Victorian public transport workers, with staffing shortages threatening to bring the network […]