Election Commitment Tracker

Council is tracking the commitments made to the Frankston City community ahead of the Victorian State (2018) and Federal (2019) elections. Last updated 18 February 2019.

Victorian State Election Outcome (2018)

Following the November 2018 Victorian Election, the following members have been elected:

  • Paul Edbrooke MP, Member for Frankston
  • Sonya Kilkenny MP, Member for Carrum
  • Neale Burgess MP, Member for Hastings
  • Gavin Jennings MP, Gordon Rich-Phillips MP, Adem Somyurek MP, Tien Kieu MP and David Limbrick MP, Members for South East Metropolitan Region
  • Edward O'Donohue MP, Jane Garrett MP, Melina Bath MP, Harriet Shing MP, Jeff Bourman MP, Members for Eastern Victoria Region

To contact your local State Member of Parliament, visit: parliament.vic.gov.au

Federal Election (2019)

A date for the Federal Election is still to be confirmed.

To contact your local Federal Member of Parliament, visit: aph.gov.au

Frankston City Council's Asks

Extending electric trains along the Stony Point line from Frankston towards the Mornington Peninsula

Commitments:

  • Federal Liberal Party - Dunkley (Chris Crewther MP)
    $228 million budgeted
  • Federal Labor Party - Dunkley (Peta Murphy)
    Support bringing existing budget forward

  • Victorian Labor need to commit

New home for gymnastics and tennis at Centenary Park, Langwarrin

Commitments (from Council's $8.05 million ask):

  • Frankston City Council
    $11 million budgeted
  • Victorian Labor Party need to commit $8.05 million

  • Federal Liberal Party need to commit $8.05 million

  • Federal Labor Party need to commit $8.05 million

An expansion of the Jubilee Park Indoor Stadium for netball, basketball, cricket and football

Commitments (from Council's $10 million ask):

  • Frankston City Council
    $10.6 million budgeted
  • Federal Liberal Party - Dunkley (Chris Crewther MP)
    $5.2 million budgeted funding reallocated
  • Victorian Labor Party - Frankston (Paul Edbrooke MP)
    $10 million promise

  • Federal Labor Party - Dunkley (Peta Murphy)
    $10 million promise

  • Federal Liberal Party need to commit $4.8 million

Marine Safety

Council has undertaken further community consultation from December 2018 to February 2019 including an online survey and numerous community drop-in sessions with project officers available to answer questions.

Following advice from initial project investigations, Council is undertaking additional environmental studies before determining the status of this project.

Commitments (from Council's $8 million ask):

  • Federal Liberal Party - Dunkley (Chris Crewther MP)
    $500,000 to commence design and studies

Other Commitments

Federal Election

  • Federal Liberal Party - Dunkley (Chris Crewther MP)
    $2.6 million budget funds to redevelop RF Miles Reserve

    $850,000 budgeted funds towards broadcast lighting at Frankston Park (SkyBus Stadium)
    $5,400 budgeted for a new shelter shed at Langwarrin Community Garden
    $500,000 budgeted funding for Kindred Clubhouse in Frankston
    A new Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) intensive outpatient treatment program at Peninsula Health (Frankston Hospital)
    $3 million towards the upgrade of Lloyd Park Reserve, Langwarrin
    $30 million budgeted funds to upgrade intersections along Ballarto Road, Carrum Downs
    $163,000 budgeted funds towards a redevelopment of Langwarrin Tennis Club (resurfaced courts, lighting and more)
    For more information, visit: chriscrewther.com.au
  • Federal Labor Party - Dunkley (Peta Murphy)
    $2.6 million promise to redevelop RF Miles Reserve
    $1 million promise towards broadcast lighting and facility upgrades at Frankston Park (SkyBus Stadium)
    $17.5 million promise to build 500 free car parks at Frankston Station (joint with Victorian Labor Party)
    For more information, visit: facebook.com/PetaMurphyDunkley

Victorian State Election

  • Victorian Labor Party - Frankston (Paul Edbrooke MP)
    $562 million expansion to Peninsula Health (Frankston Hospital)
    $650,000 towards broadcast lighting at Frankston Park (SkyBus Stadium)
    $50,000 towards interchange benches at Frankston Park (SkyBus Stadium)
    $17.5 million to build 500 free car parks at Frankston Station
    $500,000 to upgrade female facilities at Pines Football Netball Cricket Club
    $180,000 towards Dress For Success' new Frankston store
    Creation of more green space between Edithvale-Seaford Wetlands and Mornington
    $4.8 million upgrade of Derinya Primary School
    For more information, visit: pauledbrooke.com
  • Victorian Labor Party - Carrum (Sonya Kilkenny MP)
    $2.6 million to redevelop RF  Miles Reserve
    Duplication of Hall Road
    $8 million upgrade to Patterson River Secondary College
    $5 million upgrade to Seaford Wetlands
    For more information, visit: facebook.com/SonyaKilkennyMP
  • Victorian Liberal Party - Hastings (Neale Burgess MP)
    Additional $2 million to upgrade Langwarrin Primary School
    $3 million upgrade of Lloyd Park Reserve, Langwarrin
    For more information, visit: nealeburgess.com.au

Candidates who were not elected in the Victorian State Election have been removed from this list.

How you can help

We need your help to let politicians from all sides know that these projects mean a lot to our community.

You can do this by:

  • Signing up to receive updates on the Future Frankston campaign online
  • Spreading the word on social media using the hashtag #FutureFrankston
  • Writing to your local Member of Parliament and candidates expressing what these projects will mean to you (one or many)

Find out more and join the campaign

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