SEM launched by Premier Daniel Andrews

SEM launched by Premier Daniel Andrews

Councils, business and community leaders in Melbourne’s fast-growing south east have joined forces to ensure our region gets its fair share of investment, jobs, education, growth and prosperity opportunities with the launch of  South East Melbourne (SEM).

Premier Daniel Andrews took the stage at Greater Dandenong City Council to launch SEM on September 15, and representatives from our region came together to showcase the councils and businesses at the centre of our five-year vision for growth and prosperity in the south east. This vision focuses on attracting investment, infrastructure, a skilled workforce and assisting entrepreneurial businesses to grow job opportunities for the whole south east region.

With businesses and organisations attending, the launch showcased the opportunities this region has to offer while also reminding decision-makers of the infrastructure and services needed to assist our businesses and residents to thrive now and in the future.

We thank the following businesses for showcasing their work on the day:

  • Monash University
  • Peninsula Larder
  • Mountain Harvest
  • PARC, Holmesglen Institute
  • Objective 3D
  • Cobs
  • Chisholm TAFE
  • Morrabbin Airport
  • Armstrong flooring
  • Mornington Peninsula Produce
  • Cuvee Chocolate
  • Moog Naval Applications
  • Hart Marine
  • SPEE3D
  • Federation University
  • Brownie
  • Carers of Africa
  • Women’s Sewing Collective

Watch the Premier’s speech here:


South East Melbourne’s priorities include:

  • Delivering jobs and investment
  • Expanding South East Melbourne’s nationally significant manufacturing sector
  • Growing South East Melbourne’s world-class food economy
  • Connecting South East Melbourne’s education and skills sector to industry
  • Collaborate to attract infrastructure that increases liveability
  • Achieving a more connected community, though investment in transport infrastructure, including public transport