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  • Pet registrations due 10 April

    Posted on 7 April 2016

    Latrobe City Council is reminding all pet owners that registration is due by 10 April. However, as this date falls on a Sunday, registration will need to be complete by no later than Saturday 9 April.

  • Latrobe City Council to welcome establishment of Office of the Health Advocate

    Posted on 7 April 2016

    With the release the Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry Report Volume IV expected in the coming days, Latrobe City Council says that it remains both excited and optimistic that the State Government will implement the recommendations from all four reports.

  • New Sporting Pavilion at Harold Preston Reserve

    Posted on 7 April 2016

    A new sporting pavilion has been officially opened at Harold Preston Reserve by Ms Harriet Shing, MP Member for Eastern Victoria.

  • Latrobe Regional Airport to fly high during open day

    Posted on 7 April 2016

    Latrobe Regional Airport’s Open Day this Sunday from 10am to 4pm will prove the high spot of the year for those with a passion for flying.

  • Restrictions lifted at Pondage

    Posted on 11 April 2016

    Following an increase to water levels at the Hazelwood Pondage over the past week Latrobe City Council - the waterway manager for the Hazelwood Pondage – in conjunction with Transport Safety Victoria advises that current usage restrictions will be lifted.

  • Council to advocate for increased community consultation on coal mining

    Posted on 19 April 2016

    At its Ordinary Meeting on 11 April, Latrobe City Council voted unanimously to write to the Minister for Industry, Energy and Resources to advocate for increased community engagement and consultation on coal mining and exploration with the Latrobe community.

  • Pet registration ambassadors to carry out door-knock campaign

    Posted on 29 April 2016

    Pet registrations were due on 10 April 2016 and Latrobe City Council is launching an amnesty period from 2 May using the friendly team from Regi-Check to door-knock and answer questions about responsible pet ownership.

  • When life’s a circus, you need a ring master!

    Posted on 29 April 2016

    Juggling too much in life? Join Circus Oz for some clowning around at Tarwin Street Pop-Up Park

  • Opinion Piece: Be open on coal closures

    Posted on 29 April 2016

    Whenever the topic of ‘brown coal’ is discussed, the eyes of the nation are invariably cast our way. In years gone by those glances were filled with pride and envy for we are the engine room of this great state, we are the community powering the remarkable achievements of all Victorians.

  • Council’s Draft Budget submissions providing valuable feedback

    Posted on 26 April 2016

    Residents from across Latrobe City have been very active in contributing practical feedback and personal thoughts on Latrobe City Council’s 2016/17 Draft Budget.