Bass Coast Local NewsTender open for car ferry study
The process to investigate the feasibility of a car ferry between Phillip Island and Stony Point on the Mornington Peninsula has now begun, with the tender to develop a business case for the project now open.
See what’s happening All of May!
From open studios to exhibitions, performances to workshops, the 2017 Come and Play – All of May program has an exciting mix of events and activities.
Council advocates to end the freeze
Bass Coast Shire Council is urging the Australian Government to honour its promise to restore indexation to the Local Government Financial Assistance Grants payments in the upcoming 2017-18 Federal Budget.
Road safety for seniors
Years Ahead Road Safety for Seniors is a one-hour road safety awareness presentation designed especially for older road users.
East Gippsland Local NewsPipeline upgrade for Wy Yung water storage facility
Work has just got underway on the latest upgrade to East Gippsland Water's major water storage facility at Wy Yung.
Latrobe Local NewsFederal focus on decentralisation welcomed
With decentralisation a key ask in Latrobe City’s transition advocacy campaign, Council welcomed and congratulated the Australia Government on firm action, to progress action in relocating departments, or parts thereof, to regional settings.
Final touches on Kernot Lake reed removal project
The reed removal project at Kernot Lake is progressing well and most of the reeds have been removed from the water.
Reconstruction of Tarwin Street, Morwell
Roadworks in Tarwin Street, Morwell are progressing well with drainage works nearing completion. The project is scheduled to be finished by mid-June, weather permitting.
Community the winner with future plans for Traralgon Court House
The community will be the winner with plans underway for a refurbishment of the Traralgon Court House. Latrobe City Council is calling for Expressions of Interest for a commercial café in the newer section of the building and for community group.
Melina Bath MPYouth Jobs are Missing in Action
Australian Bureau of Statistics March regional jobs figures highlight the lack of attention the Andrews Labor government is showing Latrobe Valley’s youth.
Road funding not speed limit reductions
Member for Eastern Victoria Melina Bath has backed a call from the RACV for the Andrews Labor Government to restore funding to rural and regional roads.
Telstra Business Women's Awards nominations opening next week
Upper House Member for Eastern Victoria Melina Bath is encouraging people across Gippsland to celebrate the achievements of exceptional business women in the area, by nominating them for the 2017 Telstra Business Women’s Awards.
Peter Walsh MPLabor must reject calls for logging bans
Reports in The Weekly Times today indicate the Environment Minister is "considering" a call from Friends of Leadbeater’s Possum that would prevent Victoria’s timber industry accessing regrowth timber.
Letter to the Editor - Law and Order
More and more country Victorians do not feel safe in their own homes, and it is no wonder.
Regional Victoria Commonwealth Games bid
This is an exciting proposal for regional Victoria and the Liberal Nationals look forward to learning more about this opportunity.
Russel Northe MLAGovernment must provide answers on the future of Hazelwood Pondage
Member for Morwell Russell Northe today joined with Sailability Coordinator, Bruce James to call upon the Andrews Government to come clean on the future of Hazelwood Pondage.
Wellington Local NewsMother's Day Classic Coming up next Month
This year’s Mother’s Day Classic is nearly here, this great event will be held in the Sale Botanic Gardens, on Mother’s Day (Sunday 14 May), and we encourage everyone to get out and get involved.