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News and Public Notices

Scheduled surfacing works – Sale Mall area

Public Notice issued on Wednesday 14 March 2018

Please note that Wellington Shire Council will be undertaking weekend and night works within the Sale Mall area. The works will include cleaning and sealing of the coloured concrete within the Mall area.

Farmers urged to recycle silage wrap

News issued on Tuesday 13 March 2018

Wellington Shire Council is pleased to inform farmers that we will again provide an environmentally friendly way to dispose of your silage wrap this year. Last year, with assistance from local farmers, we collected more than 10 tonnes of silage wrap for recycling.

Parks Week in Wellington

News issued on Thursday 1 March 2018

Next week we are celebrating Parks Week throughout Wellington Shire, with a heap of events happening locally.


Port of Sale Official Opening

News issued on Wednesday 24 January 2018

A free community event to officially open Sale’s new Port of Sale redevelopment will be held this Saturday 27 January from 10.00am - 4.00pm at the Port of Sale.


Celebrate Australia Day 2018

News issued on Wednesday 24 January 2018

We’re proudly supporting community-led Australia Day events throughout Wellington Shire.



Make your business social at workshop

News issued on Thursday 18 January 2018

Wellington Shire Council is teaming up with Small Business Victoria to present an interactive social media workshop for local business owners. Wellington Shire Council Mayor Carolyn Crossley urged all business owners who needed assistance with social media to attend the workshop.

Maffra Parking Survey Results

News issued on Thursday 18 January 2018

Wellington Shire Council received an excellent response from the Maffra community about the future of parking in Johnson St, with the majority wanting to keep the current parallel parking. More than 300 people completed Council’s survey, with 75 per cent of responses in favour of keeping the current layout.

Community assistance grants open for 2018

News issued on Monday 15 January 2018

Applications are now open for the grants, available to assist in the funding of initiatives that build capacity, promote participation and work together to maintain community assets and support cultural development.

Wellington immunisation sessions announced for 2018

News issued on Friday 12 January 2018

Wellington Shire’s immunisation program dates for 2018 have now been scheduled. The program is available free of charge for all eligible infants, school children and adults within the Shire.


Position Statement: The CarbonNet Project

Public Notice issued on Friday 12 January 2018

Wellington Shire Council has been briefed by the Victorian Government on carbon capture and storage opportunities on several occasions over the past 2 years.