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Fire restrictions lifted

Fire restrictions have been lifted for the Golden Plains Shire municipality as of Monday 11 April, 2016.

Business webinars coming up - don't miss out

Own or manage a business? Opportunities to learn are available in May!

Draft 2016-17 Council Budget now available for review

Council invites the community to view the draft Budget, Council Plan and Strategic Resource Plan.

Thanking you from the heart

This week we say goodbye to the ‘@ the heart’ temporary activation space.

Draft Budget 2016-17 and Draft Council Plan 2013-2017 (incorporating Strategic Resource Plan 2016-2020)

Do you live in or near Lethbridge?

A burn has been planned at the Lethbridge Boonderoo.

Take the H30 Challenge

Switch sugary drinks to water for 30 days.

Have your say - new website and Gazette

Residents are invited to attend one of four consultations across the Shire that will provide a sneak preview of the new website and its key features.

Come along to 'Gambling is not a Game'

Monday 6 June from 6.00 – 8.00pm, Bannockburn Cultural Centre.

Funding announced for Bannockburn Cricket Nets Project

Member for Western Victoria, Gayle Tierney MP today announced a $67,000 Community Sports Infrastructure Fund grant to deliver the Bannockburn Cricket Nets Project.

Natural gas coming to Bannockburn

AusNet Services now has approval to commence the installation of a new natural gas network for Bannockburn.

Council seeking Expressions of Interest

Expressions of Interest open for Bannockburn Toilet Block and Water Tank artwork.

 Golden Plains is a vibrant and progressive municipality situated between Geelong, Ballarat and Melbourne. Golden Plains offers residents and businesses access to the city services while enjoying a country lifestyle. 

We invite you to get lost and discover the unique, untouched beauty of Golden Plains Shire.

Rolling green hills, golden fields of canola and wheat, rugged bush landscapes and rocky plains span the Shire from its historic gold mining towns in the north and east, to the river valleys in its south.

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