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Peacocks to stay at Sale Botanic Gardens

News issued on 18 September 2018

Wellington Shire Council has no plans to remove wild peacocks from Sale Botanic Gardens. Contrary to a local protest campaign, Council has never considered and will not remove the peacocks from the gardens as part of the Garden for Life project.


Need for Feed convoy to hit Sale on Saturday

News issued on 10 September 2018

Truckloads of fodder will arrive in Wellington this Saturday for the Lions Need for Feed disaster relief project.


Port Albert community positively responds to proposed plans

News issued on 30 August 2018

Wellington Shire Council will continue discussions with the Port Albert community regarding the proposed street and drainage works following positive survey results. The survey was sent to Port Albert residents in March seeking feedback on whether they wanted Council to progress planning for street and drainage improvements in the town.

Sharing Alternatives

Date: Sun 23 September

Venue: Heyfield Wetlands Information Centre, 1a  MacFarlane Street,  Heyfield

'Sharing Alternatives' will bring together a variety of local businesses that are alternative and showcase them to an audience where "we just have to share with others!"

Rock, Rhythm and Rhyme at Maffra Library

Date: Mon 24 September

Venue: Maffra Library, 170  Johnson Street,  Maffra

Nursery rhymes, action songs, music and simple stories designed to entertain and develop pre-literacy skills for babies and toddlers.

Lego Club at Maffra Library - September School Holidays

Date: Mon 24 September

Venue: Maffra Library, 150  Johnson Street,  Maffra

Join us for Lego Club at Maffra Library at these special times during the school holidays


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