Australia Day Awards

Australia Day Award nominations closing

News issued on 23 October 2014

It’s not too late to nominate a person, group or event for our Australia Day Awards. If you know someone that deserves to be recognised for their outstanding contribution or achievement in our community, get in quick! Nominations close at 5.00pm on Friday 31 October.

Yarram Hub

We are moving in!

News issued on 21 October 2014

The new Yarram Library and Wellington Shire Council Customer Service Centre will open on Thursday 30 October at 10.00am. There is no interruption to the Customer Service Centre, however the Library will close on Tuesday 28 and Wednesday 29 October to enable transfer of stock.

Mayor's Report, October 2014

News issued on 21 October 2014

Each month, the Mayor reports to the community on a number of current activities being undertaken by Council. This month's Mayor's Report takes a look back over the past two years, at the half way point of the current Council's term, to review our rates in action.

Gallery Exhibition (Sale) - Pat Waters

Date: Fri 24 October

Venue: Gippsland Art Gallery, 68-70  Foster Street,  Sale

until Sunday 16 November 2014. In her most recent series of works, Briagolong-based artist Pat Waters brings viewers Face to Face with Asylum Seekers.

Gallery Exhibition (Sale) - John Leslie Art Prize 2014

Date: Fri 24 October

Venue: Gippsland Art Gallery, 68-70  Foster Street,  Sale

until Sunday 23 November 2014. The John Leslie Art Prize is one of Australia’s most prestigious non-acquisitive prizes for landscape painting, and consistently attracts the highest caliber of artists working in Australia. First prize in 2014 is $20,000, with an additional prize of $1,000 offered forthe best artist working in Gippsland.

Gallery Exhibition (Maffra) - The Graduates

Date: Fri 24 October

Venue: Maffra Exhibition Space, 150  Johnson Street,  Maffra

until Saturday 8 November 2014. A selection of works by students of Maffra Secondary College currently studying their Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) in Studio Arts.


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