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News and Public Notices

Morning author talk with Shane Tindal

News issued on Friday 11 October 2019

Enjoy a morning discussion with former local and author, Shane Tindal following the release of her latest novel Just Like a Son at the Port of Sale.


It’s on again! Free entry to ag shows for Wellington farmers

News issued on Friday 11 October 2019

Following the success of last year, Council is pleased to again announce free entry to the 2019 Maffra, Sale and Yarram agricultural shows for farmers, their families and employees.

Work begins to redevelop Maffra’s Cameron stadium

News issued on Thursday 10 October 2019

The Maffra community is celebrating the beginning of construction works for the $8.49 million Cameron Sporting Complex Stadium Redevelopment Project.


Prepare your property for fire with No Fee Green Waste month

News issued on Wednesday 9 October 2019

Wellington Shire Council is urging residents to prepare their properties for the coming bushfire season, with No Fee Green Waste disposal at all landfills and transfer stations for the month of November.


Time to protect yourself with high numbers of mozzies detected

News issued on Tuesday 8 October 2019

Council is encouraging residents to protect themselves from mosquitoes, as a high number of adult airborne mosquitoes have been detected in the area.


Wellington encourages kids to get active this October

News issued on Thursday 3 October 2019

Wellington Shire Council is on a mission to get primary school kids and their families walking, riding, skating or scooting to school as part of VicHealth’s Walk to School month.


Wellington welcomes Premier’s drought funding announcement

News issued on Wednesday 2 October 2019

Council has today welcomed a drought funding package announced by Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews. The $31 million package is to be distributed across four regions experiencing sustained drought conditions – Wellington, East Gippsland, Millewa and the Goulburn-Murray Irrigation District.

Australians in Wellington worth recognising

News issued on Tuesday 1 October 2019

Nominations for the 2020 Australia Day Awards are now open. Now is the time to start thinking about a person, event and/or community group that has made an exceptional impression on you and deserves acknowledgement.

New regulations for pool and spa safety

News issued on Thursday 26 September 2019

All residential pool and spa owners will need to be registered with Wellington Shire Council and have a Certificate of Compliance, under new State Government regulations.


Daryl Braithwaite to perform at Sale Botanic Gardens – Howzat!

News issued on Thursday 26 September 2019

The inaugural Esso Night Under the Stars free community concert will be held in Sale in November, featuring Australian pop icons Daryl Braithwaite and Wendy Stapleton.