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Wellington’s best recognised at annual awards

News issued on Tuesday 10 December 2019

Sale’s Michael Page OAM was awarded the 2020 Wellington Citizen of the Year, at a luncheon held today in Sale.


Storytelling fun at Council libraries in January 2020

News issued on Wednesday 4 December 2019

Children and young people are encouraged to visit Wellington libraries over January 2020 to participate in Council’s Summer Reading Club’s free storytelling activities.


Notice of Intention to Sell Land (Lot 21 Williams Drive, Fulham)

Public Notice issued on Monday 2 December 2019

Wellington Shire Council (Council) gives notice under Section 189 of the Local Government Act 1989 (Vic) (Act) that it intends to sell land at West Sale Airport known as Lot 21 Williams Drive, Fulham VIC 3851.

West Sale takes home national airport industry award

News issued on Wednesday 27 November 2019

West Sale Airport has been recognised as Australia’s Small Regional Aerodrome of the Year at the Australian Airports Association (AAA) National Airport Industry Awards.


Briag recreation reserve redevelopment officially opened

News issued on Monday 18 November 2019

The Briagolong community is celebrating the completion of its new redeveloped recreation reserve facilities.


Council seeking more detail about timber implications

News issued on Friday 8 November 2019

Wellington Shire Council is today meeting with representatives of all levels of government to gain more information about the Premier’s native timber harvesting announcement.


Proposed Intersection Treatment – Macarthur and Market Street, Sale

News issued on Thursday 7 November 2019

Wellington Shire Council is seeking funding for the installation of a roundabout at the intersection of Macarthur Street and Market Street as a result of the number of casualty crashes at this location.


Wellington to use Victorian Govt funding for farmer rate relief

News issued on Wednesday 6 November 2019

Wellington Shire Council will allocate the $3.31 million Local Government Service Support Payment to rate relief for drought affected farmers.


Alan Hall re-elected Mayor for second term, Maher deputy

News issued on Wednesday 6 November 2019

Loch Sport resident Cr Alan Hall was today re-elected for his second consecutive term as Mayor of Wellington Shire Council, with Cr Gayle Maher of Port Albert elected Deputy Mayor.


Council urges caution after increase in dog attacks

News issued on Friday 25 October 2019

Wellington Shire Council is urging pet owners to secure their animals after experiencing a 43% increase in dog attacks during the past year.