Driving growth and prosperity

Advocating for the region

The Greater South East Melbourne region is one of the fastest growing regions in Australia’s fastest growing city.

Greater South East Melbourne stretches from the northern borders of the City of Monash and Knox, to Fort Nepean on the tip of the Mornington Peninsula, to the edge of Gippsland in Cardinia Shire.

The Greater South East Melbourne organisation, also known as GSEM, is a grouping of seven councils as well as businesses and community organisations.

GSEM advocates for investment, prosperity, jobs and sustainability across the whole region. Read our 2019 Federal Election Platform here.


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Priorities: People | Prosperity | Sustainability | Connectivity

  • Investing in the South East region's Major Roads Package
    SEM has identified five key roads in the region, by investing in these the Victorian Government can...
    Invest in roads in the south east
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  • Providing recycled water for South East Farmers
    South East Melbourne’s vibrant food and fibre industry is based in a strong international reputation for quality,...
    Bring recycled water to the south east
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  • The South East Freight Hub
    Improving freight connections will reduce congestion and open up new business opportunities
    Freight solutions
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  • Expanding the region's skills base
    The majority of tertiary students from the south east have to travel outside of the region to...
    Expand the region's skills base
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  • A vision to make south-east Melbourne the destination for a new A-League, W-League and National Youth League...
    Bringing the A-League to South-East Melbourne
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  • Extension of Cranbourne and Frankston Rail lines
    Electrification between Frankston and Baxter would free up land for redevelopment opportunities.
    Extend rail lines in the south east
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  • Melbourne needs to build the South Eastern airport
    South East Melbourne has a population larger than other Australian capital cities such as Adelaide, but does...
    Build the South East airport
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  • A bus - necessary for jobs in the region
    Delivering better public transport links to and from employment zones
    Bus network review
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  • Bringing government jobs to the South East
    Bringing jobs and investment to the south east is crucial to improving the region's liveability and the...
    Growing suburban jobs hubs
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