• Community Bushfire Information

    For current information and advice regarding the multiple bushfires burning across Wellington Shire please visit www.emergency.vic.gov.au


  • Drought Relief

    Support and information regarding the current drought affecting Wellington.

  • Careers at Wellington

    Considering a career in local government? Wellington offers many career choices across a variety of fields. Check out our current employment vacancies.

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    Our Facility Listing contains Parks, Waste Facilities, Libraries, Pools, Halls, Reserves and more!

Community Bushfire Information

Emergency issued on 21 March 2019

Current information and advice regarding the multiple bushfires burning across Wellington Shire.



Free conflict resolution training for community groups

News issued on 19 March 2019

Free conflict management training for community groups and volunteers is coming to Wellington, facilitated by the Dispute Settlement Centre.


West Sale to become key player in Victorian aviation

News issued on 26 February 2019

West Sale Airport is set to become a key player in the aviation sector for Victoria. Wellington Shire Council can today announce partnerships with RAAF Air Academy and Federation Training that will ensure West Sale Airport is a leader in aviation and the facility is ripe for further investment.

Drought and bushfire pop-up community recovery centre

Date: Tue 26 March

Venue: Heyfield Community Resource Centre, 5  George Street,  Heyfield

Council is operating pop-up Recovery Centres for people affected by drought and bushfires.

Sale Immunisation Session

Date: Wed 27 March

Venue: Wellington Centre (Port of Sale), Carang Carang Room, 70 Foster Street,  Sale

We provide all people working and residing within Wellington with a funded immunisation program in line with the National Immunisation Program Schedule.

Storytime at Stratford Library

Date: Wed 27 March

Venue: Stratford Library, 70  Tyers Street,  Stratford

Stories, rhymes, songs and easy to understand crafts, encouraging children to develop literacy and listening skills.


Maffra CBD Enhancement Project Concept Plan

Closing Date for Feedback: 5 April 2019

Council is seeking community input regarding proposed improvements to the Maffra CBD precinct. The plan is in response to previous feedback from the community to create a central active public space that is flexible and provides for a variety of social activities.

Website Feedback

Closing Date for Feedback: 31 December 2019

Council is seeking your feedback and suggestions regarding our current website. By completing the feedback survey, you will assist us in further improving our site to ensure it meets your needs and remains easy to navigate.