April 2019 - Archived News
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Flamin Donuts and Not Maccas in the Latrobe Valley Magistrates proceedings this week.
Bass Coast joins Application for Rural Council Transformation Program Funding
Bass Coast Shire Council applies for funding to establish the next stage of a shared services entity in Gippsland.
Upgraded Labtrobe Valley Sports Facilities on their Way
Work starts in building Gippsland Regional Aquatic Centre (GRAC) and Traralgon Indoor Sports Stadium transformation.
Northe asks what RET means for Latrobe Valley
North emphasized the need to understand associated modelling and potential impacts on Latrobe Valley workers, contractors, families and businesses with VRET.
Water Main Replacement Works - West Bairnsdale
Water works to boost water reliability and quality.
Northe Acknowledges Community Leaders
Contributions from community leaders, acknowledged.
Planning for Wonthaggi’s Future
Updated Wonthaggi North East Precinct Structure Plan (PSP) and Development Contributions Plan (DCP) for community viewing available in April.
Advocating for Two Priority Pools
$60 million wanted for two Aquatics projects: A new pool for Phillip Island and the redevelopment of the Bass Coast Aquatic Centre in Wonthaggi.
Council to Back Call for Newstart Increase
Bass Coast Shire Council supports increase Newstart Allowance payments.
Water Situation Update
No trigger yet for compulsory water restrictions.
The Australian Medium 2019 Tour
Charmaine Wilson 2019 Tour
Monday Night's Council Meeting Round-Up: 18 March
A snapshot of some of the decisions made by Council at its Ordinary Meeting on Monday 18 March
Changing the Game for Women in Eastern Victoria
Continued support for women in sport.
Wild Wogs 2: They Finally Left Home…And Without Their Mothers!
The Wild Wogs are back!
Northe Calls for Commitment to GCLP11 Apr 2019 (Thursday)
Calls for continued funding for GCLP.
Gippy Agchat Edition 154 01 April, 2019
Be aware of some of the issues of the latest agricultural issues in Gippsland. Read up on Gippy Agchat Edition 154.
Latrobe Creative Precinct – Sod turning Ceremony
Commemoration: beginning of construction of the Latrobe Creative Precinct.
Building the Best School Facilities for Warragul
Bright and modern facilities with the opening of GLA building at St. Paul's Anglican Grammar School.
Kangaroo Pet Food Trial21 Apr 2019 (Sunday)
Decision on kangaroo pet food trial, long overdue.
Gippsland Line Passengers Urged to Plan Ahead During April
State-wide Autumn transport construction blitz for metropolitan lines.
Still a Flood of Support for Pondage
Overflow of support to reopen Hazelwood Pondage.
Farm Rates Review
Continued disappointments with farmers' rates cap.
Don’t Forget to Register your Pet
Less stress with pet registration.
Regional Skate Park Plans Shift
Expert's opinion on the Regional Skate Park and Playspace.
Choose Your Preferred Path
Feedback needed on the next stage of the Inverloch Surf Parade Shared Path project.
Road Management Plan Adopted
Improved accessibility, safer roads for both vehicles and pedestrians with new road management plan.
Daniel Andrews on Standby as Country Victoria Loses Population
No action on shocking decline in Regional Victoria’s population.
Mayor's Message - 29 March
A busy week for Mayor Cr Brett Tessari.
Grantville Gets Information Upgrade
New information shelter works starting 29 March.
Rock Wall Replacement to Start30 Apr 2019 (Tuesday)
Northern side wall between Ramsey and Miller Terrace will be replaced.
Food & Fibre Gippsland Officially Launched
Food & Fibre Gippsland was officially launched on Friday April 12 at Farm World
Giving Locals A Voice at the Mental Health Royal Commission
Lived experiences sharing through new online portal.
Farmers Ignored in Labor’s Sham Rates Review
Sham review won’t address unfair rates.
Tourists Urged to Use Water Wisely over Easter
Please ensure they use water efficiently during their stay.
Pitch Perfect Start for Cricket Centre of Excellence
New Cricket Centre of Excellence at Ted Summerton Reserve now underway.
Stop the Spread of Flu this Winter
Free flu vaccinations through the Government’s National Immunisation Program.
Telling the Stories of Yarragon Veterans
Yarragon Community Hall Committee to restore the Australian Natives Association Yarragon Branch No 217 Honour Board.
Stronger Laws the Priority to Protect Victorian Farmers
Delay in fixing farm trespass laws while farm businesses targeted by extreme activists.
Feedback Wanted for Updated Guide Park Plan
Your opinion wanted on plan for the playspace at Wonthaggi Guide Park.
Council Seeks Community Feedback on Draft 2019/20 Budget
Wanted: Community Feedback for Draft 2019/20 Budget.
Slam Dunk for Traralgon Sports Stadium
Traralgon Sports Stadium transformation underway.
One-Stop-Shop for TAFE Jobs in Eastern Victoria
A place for industry experts in Victoria's TAFE sector.
Helping More Young Victorians Learn To Drive
Support for young Victorian student drivers.
First 1000 Days Project
First 1000 Days Project aims to promote strong cultural connections.
New Collaborations for Gippsland’s Food and Fibre Sector
Gippsland’s food and fibre industry is set to continue its growth and market presence.
Daniel Andrews’ Budget Delay Good for Labor, Bad for Victorians
Shameful delay in State Budget.
New Parks for Waterline Skaters
Construction of permanent Skate Parks, now underway.
Rewriting the Score – Latrobe Regional Gallery
12 metre installation at Latrobe Regional Gallery titled REWRITING THE SCORE.
Planning Minister hits pause on Cape Paterson
Residential development in Cape Paterson North deferred.
Community Input Needed on Masterplans
Future of Blue Gum Reserve in Cowes and Harold Hughes Reserve in Corinella.
Mental Health Boost to Support Gippsland Recovery
New funding for fire-affected communities in Gippsland.