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Golden Plains Shire experienced a major community trauma on 27 March 2013 with a destructive bushfire in Dereel. The bushfire claimed 18 dwellings, nearly 1,300 hectares of land across 119 properties, and affected families, individuals and community groups alike.
The rains have come, the rivers have risen, and the Corangamite Catchment Management Authority (CMA) wants to hear about your experiences with local flooding.
Council recently commenced Fire Prevention Notice inspections and this has caused residents to ask some good questions about how Council is preparing for the upcoming fire season.
Cr Des Phelan was selected as Golden Plains Shire Council’s new Mayor today at 11am at a Special Meeting of Council at the Bannockburn Shire Hall Council Chamber.
Cr Phelan has served as Mayor for the last two years.
An exciting selection of artworks from renowned artist Samantha Thompson. Working in oils, pastels, inks, printmaking and perspex, these colourful contemporary pieces feature a strong feminine theme.
Members of a new look Council for Golden Plains Shire will take their Oath of Office on Tuesday 8 November following the Victorian Electoral Commission’s official declaration of the 2016 Local Government election results.