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Council responds to Heyfield Mill announcement

News issued on 20 January 2017

Following the shock announcement from Australian Sustainable Hardwoods (ASH) regarding the Timber Mill in Heyfield, the Mayor provides details on what Council is doing to support ASH to remain open and maintain jobs.

Residents invited to participate in Open Veggie Garden Day

News issued on 19 January 2017

Wellington Shire Council is calling for expressions of interest from locals who are proud of their veggie gardens to participate in the Open Veggie Garden Day.

Special Charge Street Construction Scheme - No. 1604

Public Notice issued on 16 January 2017

In accordance with a resolution of the Wellington Shire Council made at its ordinary meeting held on 20 December 2016, notice is given that at the ordinary meeting of the Council to be held on 4 April 2017, it is the intention of Council to declare a Special Charge under S163(1) of the Local Government Act 1989.

Newry Golf Club Try Golf Day

Date: Sun 22 January

Venue: Newry Golf Club, Three Chain Road,  Newry

Try golf! Free lessons for beginners, all golf is free with a BBQ to follow. Come along and have great day.

Sale Turf Club Kids Day Out

Date: Sun 22 January

Venue: Sale Racecourse, 1227  Maffra Road,  Sale

Sale Turf Club's Kids Day Out is a fun and exciting family friendly day out. Kelly Sports will provide a mix of sport, dance, team and fun free activities. Come and have fun with the kids and share the excitement of seeing the horses fly by.

Gallery Exhibition (Sale) - The Turner Gallery

Date: Sun 22 January

Venue: Gippsland Art Gallery, 64-66  Foster Street,  Sale

until Sunday 19 February 2017. The Turner Gallery, acquired by the Gallery in 2013, was first published in 1875 after the artist’s death, and includes 120 fine steel engravings after some of Turner’s most popular images.


Wurruk Growth Area Planning Scheme Amendment

Closing Date for Feedback: 9 January 2017

We are seeking public feedback on Planning Scheme Amendment C84 for the Wurruk Growth Area. The land identified is located south of the Princes Highway between Sovereign Drive Estate and The Ridge. The Kilmany Park Estate is also included within the Amendment.

Planning Scheme Amendment C92 (Heritage Overlay)

Closing Date for Feedback: 30 January 2017

We are seeking public feedback on Planning Scheme Amendment C92 which proposes to protect places of local heritage significance in the Wellington Planning Scheme under the provisions of the Heritage Overlay.

Rezoning within the Longford Development Plan area- Planning Scheme Amendment C90

Closing Date for Feedback: 30 January 2017

We seeking public feedback on the rezoning of Precincts 3 and 11 within the Longford Development Plan area. Planning Scheme Amendment C90 proposes the rezoning of land currently within the Farming Zone to the Township Zone and the Rural Living Zone to facilitate further subdivision.