July 2001 - Archived News
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Finding Character In Inverloch
Expressions of interest invited from people keen to be part of a committee that will oversee the conduct of a survey of Inverloch’s neighbourhood character.
Rising To The Challenge
Six Bass Coast Shire Council staff recently came third in a challenge that showcased the skills of Victorian local government managers.
Stage Six Of Cowes Tourism Precinct Project Underway
Stage six of the Thompson Avenue redevelopment will start on Monday 2 July and the overall project is on target to be completed by mid to late August.
New Footpath Trading Code For Bass Coast
New footpath trading code regulate all footpath trading to ensure compliance with the Disability Discrimination Act.
New Inverloch Litter Trap
Bass Coast Shire Council recently installed a litter trap on a drain outfall at Inverloch.
Homecare Winners4 Jul 2001 (Wednesday)
Bass Coast Shire Council’s Homecare team were declared the winners of the 2001 Victorian Community Services and Health Industry Training Awards last week.
Traralgon Football Club accredited
The Traralgon Football Club is the latest recipient of accreditation under Latrobe City’s Gaming Accreditation Charter
Round 11 Baseball: Redsox On Top
The Edison Mission Energy Latrobe Valley Baseball Association continued last Sunday with round eleven games.
Sale To Host Under 18 Victorian Provincial Championships6 Jul 2001 (Friday)
This coming weekend, Sale will host the Victorian Provincial Baseball Championships on behalf of the Edison Mission Energy Latrobe Valley Baseball Association.
Gippsland Water Supports Local Youth Through Traineeships9 Jul 2001 (Monday)
Gippsland Water will be recruiting seven (7) new trainees under the Victorian State Government’s (YES) Youth Employment Scheme
Council takes over Eastern Pride Ground
Council today took possession of Mobil Park after Eastern Pride failed to meet the deadline for payment of outstanding monies
Lake Narracan plan to go before Council10 Jul 2001 (Tuesday)
A strategic plan identifying development options for Lake Narracan will be considered by Council at its meeting on Monday 6 August
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A green community
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Bridget Jones' Diary
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Budget focuses on community support11 Jul 2001 (Wednesday)
Latrobe City Council today released its 2001/2002 budget for public consideration and comment.
Waterwatch Volunteers receive Certificates of Appreciation
Waterwatch volunteers have received Certificates of Appreciation from Latrobe City Council
Recall of KR Darling Downs ‘Boneless Champagne Leg Ham Portions’
Latrobe City Council Health Services has been notified by Food Safety Victoria of a food recall.
Preps learn first hand about civics from Council
On a recent visit to Latrobe City’s municipal offices in Traralgon, Prep S and Prep B from Kosciusko Street School, received a lesson on civics and government first hand
New life injected into old business
Long time Morwell business, Latrobe Valley Diesel, has re-opened after a brief period of closure
Latrobe Unlucky as Rain Dampens Championships12 Jul 2001 (Thursday)
The Sale Baseball Club hosted the Victorian Provincial Baseball Championships on the weekend
See what is really inside of the Big Mac BEFORE you hit the drive-thru
Roadside finds to get your brain working
Rocket Man16 Jul 2001 (Monday)
The challenge of science
Latrobe to host ‘Pitstop’ on Gardner Grand Prix ride
Latrobe City has been selected as a ‘Pitstop’ for food, fuel and accommodation, on a ‘Ride to the Grand Prix with Wayne Gardner’ in October
City takes over management of Morwell Leisure Centre
Latrobe City Council has assumed direct management responsibility for the Morwell Leisure Centre
Committee to Play Crucial Role
Bass Coast Shire Council has appointed the members of the Phillip Island and San Remo Design Framework Plan Steering Committee
Inaugural Jean Galbraith Scholarship Awarded
Former Catholic Regional College student Alison Vaughan, has been awarded the inaugural Jean Galbraith Scholarship in Botany and Conservation Biology
A Fun Day for Everyone at the Wonthaggi Big Plant
Wonthaggi residents, local traders, school and community groups, Landcare and conservation groups will band togetherand plant more than 6,000 indigenous trees and shrubs
Find out more about your Council17 Jul 2001 (Tuesday)
Residents, ratepayers and visitors are invited to find out more about their Council at two open days
The comedy lab
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LVBA Round 13 action: Redsox Sweep Cougars
The Edison Mission Energy Latrobe Valley Baseball Association continued last Sunday with round thirteen games
Public input into new City Headquarters sought19 Jul 2001 (Thursday)
A series of three public forums will be held to provide Latrobe citizens with an opportunity to have input into the design of the new Latrobe City corporate offices and public library in Morwell.
New plantation management commitment
Discussions between Hancock Victorian Plantations (HPV) and Latrobe City Council have resulted in formal plantation management commitments
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Useless facts20 Jul 2001 (Friday)
Irrelevant information that makes for great party conversation
Council performance continues to improve23 Jul 2001 (Monday)
The results of the annual Community Satisfaction Survey conducted by the State Government in all municipalities across Victoria have been released for 2001
National Hovercraft Rally to feature at Lake Narracan
Lake Narracan will be the venue for a two-day National Hovercraft Rally
Alliance formed for management of leisure centre
Latrobe City Council and Monash University have announced a strategic alliance for the management of the Monash Churchill Leisure Centre
Innovative glass designers breaking into new markets
Specialist glass designers and artisans, Greg and Wendy Flack, have been awarded work to be completed for the National Gallery of Australia
Everyone Welcome24 Jul 2001 (Tuesday)
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Digital Films25 Jul 2001 (Wednesday)
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Round 14 Baseball: Redsox convincing winners26 Jul 2001 (Thursday)
The Edison Mission Energy Latrobe Valley Baseball Association continued on Sunday with round fourteen games
New titles boost library book stocks
Travel guides, talking books, children’s picture books, self help health and financial management books, and travel and fishing videos are now offered to borrowers at Latrobe City’s library branches.
New Franklin Street footpath link completed
A new footpath linking the Traralgon CBD with the Franklin Park Estate came into service this week
Gippsland Water to Establish Dutson Downs EIP Advisory Committee
Gippsland Water has announced that it is inviting members of the public to join a new advisory committee
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The Great Goosini27 Jul 2001 (Friday)
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Council welcomes Location of Court–Police Complex 31 Jul 2001 (Tuesday)
Morwell will be the location for the Latrobe Valley Court and Police complex.
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