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Join the conversation about what is happening in your community at one of Council's regular pop-up conversation posts being held across the Shire in 2019.

About

About: 

In early 2019, Council unanimously agreed to continue their regular calendar of conversation posts to give community members a chance to speak directly with Councillors and senior Council staff at a convenient time and place. They also agreed to increase the number of posts from four to six.

Conversation posts are an informal way for community members to connect with directly with Council. Council has hosted conversation posts at community events and public spaces across the Shire since 2016, and have engaged with more than 1,300 community members during this time. The new calendar of 'Council Conversation Posts' responds to feedback that community members would like to see Councillors and senior staff attending these posts more regularly. 

Council will continue to hold additional project-based conversation posts as required. These will be advertised via Council's community events calendar, and each project's Have Your Say page.

How you can be involved

How You Can Be Involved: 

All community members are welcome to attend the following upcoming conversation posts:

Saturday 6 April 2019

Golden Plains Farmers Market

9am -12 noon

 

Saturday 13 April 2019

Rokewood Reserve – Rokewood FC v Carnham/Linton FC

10am -2pm

Thursday 25 April 2019 ANZAC Day

Inverleigh Football Club - Inverleigh v Bannockburn

12.30pm -4pm

 

Saturday 26 October 2019

LOLA Art Exhibition Linton

Time TBC

 

A further two conversation post locations are currently being investigated. 

Timeline

9am -12 noon, 6 April 2019:  Golden Plains Farmers Market

10am - 2pm Saturday 13 April 2019: Rokewood Reserve – Rokewood FC v Carnham/Linton FC

12.30pm - 4pm Thursday 25 April 2019 ANZAC Day: Inverleigh Football Club - Inverleigh v Bannockburn

Time: TBC Saturday 26 October 2019 - Lola Art Exhibition - Linton

Contact Information

Paige Whyte
Community Engagement Officer
5220 7188
Project Category: 
Community Development
Last Updated: 
Thursday, August 2, 2018
Project Status: 
Current Project
Council will again host regular conversation posts across the Shire in 2019. Come along and speak directly with your Councillors about the issues that are important to you.

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Council acknowledges the traditional Wadawurrung owners of this land. Council pays its respects to Wadawurrung Elders both past and present and extends that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People who are part of Golden Plains Shire.