January 2020 - Archived News
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Improved Way to Communicate with Council – It’s as Easy as ‘Snap’
‘Snap Send Solve’ phone app to make sending feedback for community members easier.
Latrobe City Relocates Emergency Relief Centre Servicing Displaced East Gippsland Residents
Opening of an Emergency Relief Centre at the Morwell Recreation Reserve to assist East Gippsland Shire during the bushfire emergency.
Making Kinder Buildings and Playgrounds More Inclusive
St Paul's Anglican Grammar School Early Learning Centre - Traralgon Campus and Glengarry Kindergarten gets an upgrade.
Inverloch Hub and Wonthaggi Depot Go Solar
Completion of rooftop solar systems installations at Bass Coast Shire Council’s Wonthaggi Depot site and the Inverloch Community Hub.
Op-ed, by Leader of The Nationals Peter Walsh – This Year in Review
2019 Year in review.
Latrobe City Assists Displaced East Gippsland Residents
Support escalated with the opening of an Emergency Relief Centre at the Morwell Recreation Reserve, Travers Street Morwell.
Loch-Wonthaggi Road Upgrades on the Way
Road users will need to use either Archies Creek Road, West Creek Road or Heslop Road throughout the duration of the closure of Loch-Wonthaggi Road.
Calls for Further Assistance to Support our Bushfire-Affected Farmers
Calls for assistance to communities enduring the devastation of horrific bushfires in East Gippsland and north-east Victoria.
Russel Northe says Premiere Daniel Andrews needs energy reliability lesson
Russell Northe takes Andrews Gov to task on Victoria electricity generation reliability comments stating the energy grid still requires baseload generation from brown coal and gas for the foreseeable future
New Home Found for PICAL
A vacant block of land that forms part of what is locally known as the ‘Old Warley Hospital’ site on Warley Avenue in Cowes will be the future home of Phillip Island Community and Learning Centre (PICAL).
Pioneer Bay Project Proceeds
Awarding of contract for the Pioneer Bay road and drainage improvement project expected by middle of next year.
Get Informed About Grants
Applications are now open for Round One of Bass Coast Shire Council’s 2020 Community Grants Program.
The Big Hitters Put on a Show at Moe26 Jan 2020 (Sunday)
Hobart Hurricanes arrived with first round against the Melbourne Star.
Grants for Local Sports Clubs Now Open
Funding support offers for local sports club.
Consider a Council Traineeship
Bass Coast Shire Council is now offering a range of Traineeships and Apprenticeships, which provide an opportunity to gain valuable, practical work experience while being supported to complete relevant qualifications at TAFE.
Farmers Call for Help to Replace Fences Destroyed in Bushfires
Help for farmers rebuild internal and external fencing needed.
Vale Bill Slade
Gippsland fire front's loss of a great firefighter.
School Returns After Summer
School Zone speed limits are back in effect as school returns after summer.
Collaboration Ramps up in 2020 | Made in Gippsland workshop
Made in Gippsland workshop and more!
Community Input Sought on Potential Off-Leash Beach Areas in Rhyll and Cowes East
Community feedback needed on potential off-leash beach areas on Council managed beaches in Rhyll and Cowes East.
Emergency Relief Centre in Morwell
Emergency Relief Centre in Morwell closes as need declines.
Farmers’ Calls for Freight Subsidies Answered
Freight subsidies announced to help farmers recover from bushfire and drought.
Grants Available to Turn Up the Volume on Local Music
Musicians can now apply for the Music Works program.
Works Underway on Morwell Station Car Park
Easier access to services now with works underway to build a new car park at Morwell Station.
Eastern Victorian Clubs Encouraged to Apply for Sporting Club Grants
Come and apply for funding to upgrade equipment, buy new uniforms, boost administration capabilities and improve training for officials.
Morwell to Host 2020 Australian Bocce Championships
Bocce Australia received funding Significant Sporting Events Program to host 2020 Australian Bocce Championships.
Have your Say on Living Young Plan
Bass Coast Shire Council is currently developing the Bass Coast Living Young Plan 2020-2024 - A Better Bass Coast for Children, Youth and Families.
Stay Local This Summer
Affordable local activities for the summer holidays.
"We are open" - Morwell CBD Revitalisation Project Update
Morwell CBD Revitalisation Project has restarts in Commercial Road.