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20 September 2021

Roadmap out of lockdown is a slow road to even more ruin

Liberal Democrats Member for Northern Victoria Tim Quilty has condemned the Victorian Government’s roadmap out of lockdown.

Mr Quilty said the roadmap is nothing but a distraction to try to deflect the fury building across Victoria.

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14 September 2021

Border brokers address a problem created by Victorian Government

Liberal Democrats Member for Northern Victoria Tim Quilty says the newly announced Border Brokers will address problems created by the Victorian Government.

Victoria’s Minister for Regional Development Mary-Anne Thomas made the announcement with the promise the brokers would support industries and businesses hit by border restrictions.

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8 September 2021

Tim Quilty condemns announcement of mandatory vaccination for Victorians

The relief Northern Victorians will be feeling following the easing of regional Victoria’s lockdown will be diminished by the news that Victorians stranded outside the state will be forced to be vaccinated before they can come home, Liberal Democrats Member for Northern Victoria Tim Quilty said today.

Having spoken in Parliament on Tuesday night about the 16,000 Victorians stranded in NSW, and calling on the Andrews Government to let these long-suffering victims of COVID policy back home, Mr Quilty expressed outrage at this unlawful vaccination compulsion.

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8 September 2021

Tim Quilty condemns announcement of mandatory vaccination for Victorians

The relief Northern Victorians will be feeling following the easing of regional Victoria’s lockdown will be diminished by the news that Victorians stranded outside the state will be forced to be vaccinated before they can come home, Liberal Democrats Member for Northern Victoria Tim Quilty said today.

Having spoken in Parliament on Tuesday night about the 16,000 Victorians stranded in NSW, and calling on the Andrews Government to let these long-suffering victims of COVID policy back home, Mr Quilty expressed outrage at this unlawful vaccination compulsion.

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24 August 2021

Tim Quilty puts forward a proposal to ease Victoria back into normal life

Liberal Democrats Member for Northern Victoria Tim Quilty has supported the Liberal Democrats plan to get Victoria out of the never-ending destructive cycle of lockdowns.

A longtime advocate of fewer restrictions and of a more nuanced, less blunt-force method of tackling local outbreaks as and when they occur, Mr Quilty has called for the phasing out of lockdowns, the opening of schools and a day where normal life is resumed.

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17 August 2021

Liberal Democrats MPs David Limbrick, left, and Tim Quilty stage their protest on the steps of Parliament House against playground closures.

Tim Quilty and colleague David Limbrick take to steps of Parliament to stage closure protest

Frustrated and angry over the closing down of Parliament, Liberal Democrats Member for Northern Victoria Tim Quilty has taken to protesting on the steps of the building where he was supposed to be questioning the Victorian Government.

Joined by his Upper House Liberal Democrats colleague David Limbrick, who represents the South East Metro electorate, Mr Quilty carried a placard saying ‘Let Kids Play’.

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17 August 2021

Parliament closure is a blatant attempt to evade scrutiny over lockdown damage

Liberal Democrats Member for Northern Victoria Tim Quilty has condemned the Andrews Government’s closing down of Parliament.

The Government used health directions as a reason to close down the current sitting and prevent the asking of questions from MPs concerned about the damaging effects of lockdown.

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11 August 2021

Bubble permit system is border closure by stealth, says Tim Quilty

Liberal Democrats Member for Northern Victoria Tim Quilty says the Victorian Government’s introduction of a border bubble permit is in effect a hard border closure.

Mr Quilty said the permits will need to be checked, creating traffic jams in all border communities and therefore indistinguishable from a closure.

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9 August 2021

Regional lockdown a mistake which should never have happened, says an angry Tim Quilty

Liberal Democrats Member for Northern Victoria Tim Quilty says the lockdown of regional Victoria was a mistake that should never have happened.

Mr Quilty made his comment as the Premier of Victoria, Daniel Andrews, announced regional Victoria’s lockdown will end tonight at 11.59pm.

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5 August 2021

Tim Quilty condemns ‘contemptible’ snap lockdown, Victoria’s sixth

Liberal Democrats Member for Northern Victoria Tim Quilty has condemned “in the strongest possible terms” the latest Victorian lockdown.

Mr Quilty said the seven-day statewide lockdown will do far more harm than good.

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