News and Public Notices

Have you forgotten what it feels like to be healthy?

News issued on Friday 23 August 2019

Wellington Shire Council is offering a free seminar with information about not-so-common causes for weight gain, ways to investigate driving factors of health issues and how to best avoid weight gain without unsustainable diets.

Get prepped for spring hard waste collection

News issued on Thursday 22 August 2019

Council’s annual hard waste collection is approaching for Wellington residents – now is the ideal time to declutter.


Say hello to the Little Bang Discovery Club

News issued on Tuesday 20 August 2019

Young children have the opportunity to make some fun science discoveries with a hands-on program coming to Sale.


WNBL Triple Crown is back

News issued on Thursday 15 August 2019

Wellington will be treated to another Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL) Triple Crown basketball tournament next month in Sale.


Free silage wrap recycling offered to farmers

News issued on Wednesday 14 August 2019

To assist farmers to remain sustainable during the drought, Wellington Shire Council is offering free silage wrap recycling.


Council announces sporting upgrades in Stratford

News issued on Friday 9 August 2019

The Stratford community had reason to celebrate today, with $1.3 million in funding announced for upgrading sporting infrastructure at two locations.


Jam packed full of kittens

News issued on Thursday 8 August 2019

Wellington Shire Council Animal Aid shelter has a number of love-able kittens available for re-homing.


Evening chit chat with author Ben Hobson

News issued on Thursday 8 August 2019

The Yarram Library is excited to provide a free evening author talk with Ben Hobson, following the release of his book Snake Island.


Council welcomes Ombudsman report into 90 Mile

News issued on Wednesday 7 August 2019

Council welcomes the Ombudsman’s investigations and the final report. Council is particularly pleased that the Ombudsman expanded the scope of her review to include fundamental recommendations that will bring this long running saga to an end.

Direct drought relief for farmers – Council urges to spend locally

News issued on Tuesday 6 August 2019

Drought-affected farmers in Wellington can now apply for a pre-loaded debit card to the value of $700, to assist with living expenses.