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

16 Jun 2021

Regional sporting clubs miss out

The Liberal Nationals have called on the Andrews Labor Government to alter their 150-person restriction on regional sporting venue attendance, after the limit caused many regional […]
11 Jun 2021

Signaling from 1800s part of derailment

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau’s (ATSB) has handed down its interim findings into the derailment of the Sydney to Melbourne XPT service at Wallan on February […]
10 Jun 2021

New figures reveal lockdown toll on the youngest Victorians

New data has exposed the horrific toll of repeated statewide lockdowns on the mental health of the youngest Victorians. The Kids Helpline has reported a staggering […]
05 May 2021

Labor’s woke proposal threatens higher bills for Victorians

Reports today that inner-city councils and the Andrews Labor Government are planning to ban new gas connections shows just how out of touch they are. It’s […]
02 May 2021

Local council business fees and charges to be frozen under Liberal Nationals plan to boost support for small businesses

The Liberal Nationals today announced the third part of the Local Business Action Plan to make Victoria the small business capital of the nation, with a […]
30 Apr 2021
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Liberal Nationals plan to back small businesses and sole traders

An O’Brien Liberal Nationals Government will ensure Victoria is once again the small businesses capital of the nation, with a $400 million boost to support Victoria’s […]
29 Apr 2021

Labor’s fantasy quarantine facility – no funding, no timeline, no clue

Today’s farcical announcement of a new site for COVID-19 quarantine site in Mickleham comes despite a complete lack of secured funding and a decision on whether […]
28 Apr 2021

Liberal Nationals plan to make Victoria the small businesses capital of the nation

Victorian jobs will be the centrepiece of an elected O’Brien Liberal Nationals Government with the announcement of the biggest reform to payroll tax in a generation.   […]
16 Apr 2021

Labor’s Brumby plan says shooting horses is humane

Parks Victoria has doubled down on its plans to shoot brumbies rather than rope or muster the iconic high-country horses, says Member for Benambra Bill Tilley. […]