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Dan Andrews @DanielAndrewsMP Melbourne, Australia

Premier of Victoria.

3,104 Following   299,253 Followers   6,881 Tweets

Joined Twitter 12/20/10


The commemorative certificate was designed by Till Heike and features a pair of helmeted honeyeaters – Victoria’s s… https://t.co/cBkWqhEZroAnd those who've experienced early pregnancy loss often find themselves dealing with it alone, with no real way of… https://t.co/xrlRAlkIuZAround one in five pregnancies ends in miscarriage before 20 weeks. It's not something that's talked about much –… https://t.co/PSbvSN6DxC
12/1
2020
Today the Victorian Government announced its response to the interim report from the Board of Inquiry into the Hote… https://t.co/Z4UjgNiM6V
11/30
2020
Good morning to everyone except those wearing their mask under their nose at the supermarket.28 days of zero cases is a good way to end the week. It's been a long, hard slog to get here. Victorians have dug… https://t.co/5yWQARBeCD
11/27
2020
The Breakthrough Victoria Fund will help researchers make world-first innovations in advanced manufacturing, clean… https://t.co/ucOdfMGlEWI'm at the National Drug Discovery Centre in Melbourne. Here they're using advanced robots alongside scientists to… https://t.co/45FeN5Dkvn
11/26
2020
Let’s be clear: there is absolutely nothing wrong with being who you are. And there’s everything wrong with dange… https://t.co/8SlMmqI9xw
11/25
2020
Big day. Big Budget. Here are a couple of favourites. https://t.co/rcUAd6biOM
11/24
2020
It's been a busy fortnight. See you tomorrow for the State Budget. https://t.co/c8VAGuDxMCBecause it's 2020 – not 1820. No one should have to go to work sick because they can't afford not to. No one sho… https://t.co/YwWy3foEabWe'll be consulting with industry, workers and unions over the next few months to get this right. But we expect the… https://t.co/fXJqkkGYVfThat's why we're stepping in where no one else has. Our Secure Work Pilot Scheme will provide up to five days of s… https://t.co/pSWCj4pDMvGoing to work ill or an empty bank account. The safety of your community or feeding your family. Your health or you… https://t.co/B16kfBB3ahFrom Madrid to Mumbai, Michigan to Melbourne – the pandemic has laid bare the true cost of insecure work. With no… https://t.co/8F7GqVLtHZAll the details on our Secure Work Pilot Scheme are here: https://t.co/l60cbJfVbjWe'll provide up to five days of sick and carer's pay for our most insecure workers.  Because no one should have t… https://t.co/ica35t6UJj
11/23
2020
Just to reiterate: Inside Bunnings = mask Bunnings carpark if you can keep 1.5m apart = no mask In the Bunnings sa… https://t.co/nxgZLfJdFFAn accessible version of this statement is available here – plus a full summary of what's changing: https://t.co/zblApvMRSd
11/22
2020
Statement on further easing of restrictions in Victoria: https://t.co/NKnwxC81er
11/21
2020
Nothing about this is easy, and this decision has not been taken lightly. But we can't allow everything we've worke… https://t.co/dVlDdLRhIsAnd if you live in Portland or Benalla or visited recently and you have any symptoms at all, please get tested toda… https://t.co/KCearnWdD1From today, interstate truck drivers travelling through VIC from SA will be offered extra testing. Regional Devel… https://t.co/bwkx32Z3IPPermits will be required from 11:59pm Saturday 21 November. @VictoriaPolice will set up road check points – similar… https://t.co/jz8BW8N5FiThis will give us time to set up a broader permit system linked to SA's restrictions. The reasons to cross the bord… https://t.co/GQGjYksJItFrom 11.59pm tonight a 'hard border' will be in place for 48 hours between Victoria and South Australia. Only freig… https://t.co/L2L0bpI8Sj
11/19
2020
Waited 332 days for this. https://t.co/cCahrXliIS
11/18
2020
We're also opening things up to businesses for the first time, with 15,000 small business rebates available to take… https://t.co/ztc5enoY9vNow we're expanding the program further so an additional 42,000 households can get panels, and 17,500 households wi… https://t.co/L308ka1YllWe ticked over our 100,000th Solar Homes installation the other day. That means 100,000 Victorian families with hal… https://t.co/bpePSKQct6This past winter has been a long, hard slog. More time at home has meant bigger bills. And this investment will hel… https://t.co/EVSPm3cbZQIt's all part of the biggest household energy efficiency package of any state, ever – supporting thousands of jobs… https://t.co/ZIPYatla21And because no one should have to choose between keeping the lights on and putting food on the table, we're providi… https://t.co/YBt17lKmbfWe're also improving energy efficiency in over 35,000 social housing properties through heating, cooling and hot wa… https://t.co/P8jNzjeOnwWe're helping 250,000 low-income households replace their old heater with an energy-efficient electric heater and c… https://t.co/PReI6vMFHoToo many Victorian families are stuck in a bind: They'd save hundreds on their power bills with a newer, more effi… https://t.co/zYVXY9Nlw7
11/17
2020
But setting a benchmark ensures that as old appliances come to the end of their life, they're replaced with ones th… https://t.co/zyWAxZIBAII know plenty of landlords already have energy-efficient systems and good insulation installed – and this isn't abo… https://t.co/r5SyFdv27gToo many rentals are like ovens in summer and fridges in winter. And too many tenants are shelling out a fortune on… https://t.co/eoZayuYmEL
11/16
2020
And by building big and investing in infrastructure, we're ensuring a pipeline of work that will not just steer us… https://t.co/dwdOBanEBWSRL is the biggest rail project ever built in this state and will change the way we travel around the city – foreve… https://t.co/qWWfGJCLYZToday we're announcing $2.2 billion to kickstart Stage One of the Suburban Rail Loop. We're also locking in locatio… https://t.co/oAwCmHtoODThis pandemic has exposed cracks and pitfalls right across the community. But if we want to build a stronger state… https://t.co/uJb4VmJ82CIt'll increase our housing supply by 10 per cent, and help inject over $6.7 billion into the Victorian economy. An… https://t.co/aWtQeejJaXEvery home built will be sustainable too – and they'll all have a seven star energy rating. And over 10000 jobs wi… https://t.co/CoR22z7jKLWe're rebuilding over 1,000 existing public housing properties, and 2,000 new homes will go directly to Victorians… https://t.co/NT0U1X2NcXToday we're announcing the biggest public housing program this state, and country has ever seen. We're funding ove… https://t.co/tdwl846Tkr
11/15
2020
It will bring together the best and brightest minds in the country. I can't wait to see what they discover next.This project will create thousands of new local jobs. And when complete - will provide state-of-the-art research f… https://t.co/V37bsUY9IRThat's why today we announced funding to start work on a brand new Australian Institute for Infectious Disease in Parkville.It's just one of the countless incredible breakthroughs that have made our state the centre of medical research in… https://t.co/JFY12mzlXGThe Taipan snake is one of the deadliest in the world. And the anti-venom for its bite was discovered right here,… https://t.co/uHawYSKLSO
11/13
2020
The RSL might be a little quieter this year – but that doesn't make the significance any less. Wherever you are, r… https://t.co/3MmjbzTl7U
11/11
2020
Understand the courage you've shown, recognise the challenges you've overcome. And know that while your results wo… https://t.co/5h0sT0PgzhIf you're one of the thousands of students heading into school exams this week - remember this: However you do, wh… https://t.co/yCcC2W8o4g
11/9
2020
Statement from the Premier on aligning restrictions in metro Melbourne and regional Victoria:… https://t.co/v51qWFcDHz
11/7
2020
It’ll boost network reliability, drive down electricity prices and support local jobs. And be up and running by n… https://t.co/x5hAop2MGqBig energy. https://t.co/nEZP1kefI2Some good news for our Grade 6s (and their parents) this morning: Year 7 transition days can go ahead in small gro… https://t.co/xlh4zpKI6Z
11/5
2020
Today is World Teachers' Day. If there was ever a year to thank them – this would be it. For every class planned.… https://t.co/k5UZLJ8iDASchool graduation ceremonies are permitted for the whole grade cohort, with only students and staff present. Pare… https://t.co/uPmR9APQwAPleased to announce Year 6 and 12 graduations can go ahead. Bowties optional. https://t.co/A62gVf58LW
10/29
2020
Today's the first time we've recorded two zero days since the start of March. This is yours Victoria. Let's keep going.Said I'd go a little higher up the shelf. Here's to you, Victoria. https://t.co/JbsbmUxmoZToday's a good day. https://t.co/66Hk2dmNwkThank you, Victoria. https://t.co/n7bkWikL6b
10/26
2020
Statement from the Premier on next steps for regional Victoria: https://t.co/1Fo1r0IRZIVictoria's game. Melbourne's weather. Cats or Tiges – you've got your state behind you. Good luck.
10/24
2020
But this pandemic isn't over yet – and as we head into this long weekend, it's important to remember everything tha… https://t.co/V6mirczFI0At times it might've felt like the challenge was too great, the road too long – the fight too hard. But we've pull… https://t.co/wSzIkm9Tn8Just a few months back we recorded 725 new daily cases. Today, we have just one. As a state, we've faced a year… https://t.co/Jq5okFx6aL
10/23
2020
Every test plays a massive role in our state moving forward. And we've got literally millions of Victorians to thank for that.You'll hear me say it every morning – but I'll say it here again. Thank you to each and every one of you who has g… https://t.co/UvbvBfV2uV
10/22
2020
School photos can now take place outdoors for schools in metro Melbourne, and either outdoors or indoors for school… https://t.co/zqrBdGuThGJust thought I'd let you know that school photos are back on.⁣ ⁣ But skivvies are still out. https://t.co/hHQzYIbI96
10/19
2020
@pambren98 Apologies Pam, this has been fixed.An accessible version of this statement is available here – plus a full breakdown of what's changing in metro Melbo… https://t.co/ZnH09oK20jStatement on further easing of restrictions in Melbourne and regional Victoria: https://t.co/aGrrU3AFWO
10/18
2020
Big day for the @MelbourneVixens. This season hasn't been easy – but their strength and determination have been an… https://t.co/xuPzBeYaPO
10/17
2020
We stand with their families. With workmates left to live with those haunting memories. We remember it because it s… https://t.co/eSKVlCmqNq50 years ago today, the city shook. The West Gate Bridge collapsed, and 35 workers were killed as tonnes of steel a… https://t.co/wj4wPPy9fM
10/15
2020
Many will be experienced former educators – and they'll work with our dedicated teachers to make sure everyone gets… https://t.co/7kNpInyvcFRemote learning has been challenging for everyone – but some kids have found it a bit more difficult than others.… https://t.co/BUWbYHXFMa
10/13
2020
Good news. https://t.co/PFOOSWevNU
10/5
2020
On 1 September there were 2,352 active coronavirus cases in Victoria. Today there are 289. The strategy is workin… https://t.co/wrpR4GOscu
10/1
2020
A reminder to everyone: in order to have a clear picture of how much virus is out there, we need people with sympto… https://t.co/HEW7rWxDQZBe proud. https://t.co/7mbFV7EkWM
9/28
2020
And here's a summary of what's changing in the Second Step: https://t.co/HG0u1ciOt1Statement on Melbourne moving to the Second Step towards COVID Normal: https://t.co/S1ARzY9R2M
9/27
2020
Dean Jones was the epitome of grit, determination and sheer fight. He rewrote the rulebook for the one-day game –… https://t.co/pJRxSbVltQ
9/24
2020
An Israeli Court has ruled Malka Leifer should be extradited to Victoria. This process started 9 years ago. And t… https://t.co/poMkF9rz0b
9/22
2020
We can do this. https://t.co/xkPa7sYmrT
9/20
2020
Statement on regional Victoria reaching the Third Step. https://t.co/VNMnU3Y7zD
9/15
2020
Today we have: 1,336 total active cases, down from over 7,880 in mid-August. 74 active cases in regional areas,… https://t.co/7m2LbdTa2l
9/11
2020
We know lots of people are trying to access this website at the moment – it’s struggling a bit. In the meantime, h… https://t.co/PdXDpBr1HAStatement from the Premier on Victoria's steps to COVID Normal. For more information on what this means for region… https://t.co/goG7uJ8JdU
9/6
2020
This is a tough time – made even tougher. But as we've proven time and time again, we are at our best work when we… https://t.co/KlUUdNngmMFor now, if you're in an affected area, please continue to listen to the advice – and please, stay safe.I know there'll be lots of questions about how restrictions will affect you if you've been impacted. And I'll do m… https://t.co/7i2utXVBuV
8/28
2020

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