James MerlinoJames Merlino - State Member for Monbulk, Deputy Premier, Minister for Education, Minister for Emergency ServicesThe DRMC will have a new home as part of a $10m upgrade to Upwey High School. 

The projects are part of a $685 million investment announced in the Victorian Budget 2017/18 to improve classrooms, upgrade facilities and build new schools across the state as well as creating local jobs.

DRMC Board member Ray Yates said ‘In this day and age, it is inspiring to find that ambitions and aspirations are the guiding light for our local member, the Honourable James Merlino.  This new facility for DRMC will be a boost for our musical community and a beacon for the development and promotion of music and arts in the core curriculum'.

The Media Release below provides more details on the budget announcement.

    All Ages             All Abilities             All Music    

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