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Exhibit explores end of life dreams, visions and emotions

News issued on Friday 8 June 2018

A moving exhibition of photographs from those receiving palliative care is now open at the Port of Sale. The Dreamers is presented by Wellington Shire Council and sponsored by Palliative Care Victoria, which is an exhibition detailing the lives of those who know their lives will soon end.

Council to partner with community for new funding opportunities

News issued on Tuesday 5 June 2018

Wellington Shire Council is offering to partner with individuals or organisations wishing to apply for funding through the Pick My Project initiative. Between $20,000 and $200,000 is available through the State Government grants.

New Bike Ed trailer to get the Wellington wheels in motion

News issued on Wednesday 23 May 2018

Wellington Shire Council today launched its new Bike Ed trailer, which will be used by local school children.


Upgrade to bring Briagolong facilities into 21st century

News issued on Tuesday 15 May 2018

The Briagolong Recreation Reserve is set for an upgrade, with funding announced for the design works and construction. Wellington Shire Council Mayor Carolyn Crossley said the upgrade would benefit all users of the reserve.

Council urges residents not to burn-off in residential areas

News issued on Tuesday 8 May 2018

Wellington Shire Council is reminding the community that burning off in residential areas is illegal without a permit.


Federation TAFE funding a win for local collaboration

News issued on Tuesday 1 May 2018

The Wellington community has reason to celebrate with the State Government allocating $25 million in the State Budget for the new Federation Training campus at the Port of Sale.


Tree removal and re-planting to begin in Rosedale

News issued on Monday 23 April 2018

The removal of 45 trees along both sides of Prince Street, Rosedale will begin in early May as part of the Rosedale Revitalisation Project.


Wellington 2018/19 Budget available for feedback

News issued on Wednesday 18 April 2018

Wellington Shire Council has released its draft 2018/19 Budget, which is now available for public feedback. The budget includes exciting infrastructure projects throughout the municipality, along with $22 million towards roads, residential streets, paths, parks, streetscapes and open spaces.

Re-asphalting works for Raymond/Macalister Street roundabout

Public Notice issued on Tuesday 17 April 2018

Asphalting works will be conducted this weekend to refresh Raymond Street in Sale.



Major local jobs boost for Wellington

News issued on Friday 13 April 2018

Local businesses in Wellington were big winners in the Federal Government’s Regional Jobs and Infrastructure Package (RJIP) announced yesterday in Traralgon.