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    This redevelopment project incorporates the Sale Public Library, Gippsland Art Gallery, Wellington Visitor Information Centre, Council Chambers, broad use community spaces and a café.

Steve Pendrick awarded Citizen of the Year

News issued on 13 December 2017

Stratford free-range egg farmer Steve Pendrick was announced as Wellington Shire Council’s Citizen of the Year for 2018. Awarded during a luncheon in Sale, Mr Pendrick was shocked at the honour, telling those gathered that he had no idea he had been nominated.

Changes to Rubbish Collection

Public Notice issued on 12 December 2017

Please note the following changes apply to kerbside rubbish and recycling bin collections in Wellington Shire over the 2017 Christmas period.


Beat the bite - Protect yourself from those pesky mozzies!

News issued on 12 December 2017

In light of recent heavy rains falling in our region, Wellington Shire Council is urging residents to protect themselves from mosquitos. With water pooling in areas in your garden, now is the time to be proactive and remove these mosquito breeding grounds on your properties and also to protect yourself from them while you are outdoors.

This Summer, the Library wants you back!

Date: Sun 17 December

From 1 December to 28 February, visit your local Library to have ALL FINES and most Lost charges forgiven.

Summer Reading Club at your local library

Date: Sun 17 December

These summer holidays, read books, participate in fun online and in-library activities, and go into the draw to win cool prizes!

Rock, Rhythm and Rhyme at Maffra Library

Date: Mon 18 December

Venue: Maffra Library, 170  Johnson Street,  Maffra

This 30-minute program includes nursery rhymes, action songs, music and simple stories that are designed to entertain while helping to develop pre-literacy skills for babies and toddlers.


Website Feedback

Closing Date for Feedback: 31 December 2017

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.

Draft Recreational Vehicle Strategy and Consultation Plan

Closing Date for Feedback: 19 January 2018

Wellington Shire Council welcomes comments and feedback from stakeholders and community on the draft Recreational Vehicle Strategy and Consultation Plan (the draft Strategy).