VICTORIAN Shadow Minister for Planning and Local Government, David Davis, PICTURED, will visit Mildura next week as part of a tour of the region.

Mr Davis, who will be joined by Member for Northern Victoria Wendy Lovell, will meet with Mildura Rural City Council representatives next Friday, August 18.

A Council spokesperson said the meeting formed part of Council’s regular contact with government representatives to discuss future opportunities for regional Victoria.

Mr Davis and Ms Lovell were also scheduled to take part in an event next Thursday, August 17, hosted by the Liberal Party of Australia (Victorian Division) Mildura Branch, however due to unforeseen circumstances, that event has been cancelled.

The public meet and greet was originally designed to allow Mr Davis to meet with, and speak to, local residents involved in the land use, planning and building industries.