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  • Performing Arts Centre development on track

    Posted on 7 January 2016

    A functional concept design and the development of a sound business case are two key actions currently being undertaken in the development of a new Latrobe Performing Arts Centre.

  • Low water levels triggers Hazelwood Pondage speed restrictions

    Posted on 7 January 2016

    Speed restrictions have been put in place at the Hazelwood Pondage due to low water levels. Users must adhere to the five knot speed restriction from 7 January.

  • Latrobe City Libraries ready to Mango!

    Posted on 2 February 2016

    Have you always wanted to learn a foreign language? Or will an additional language give you a competitive edge at work?

  • Beyond the classroom

    Posted on 4 February 2016

    The Latrobe Performing Arts Education Program’s annual exhibition of student work Beyond the Classroom is being officially opened on Thursday 4 February. It will run until Tuesday 15 March.

  • A thrilling ride for Latrobe City

    Posted on 4 February 2016

    Latrobe City will play host to the prestigious Jayco Herald Sun Tour which races into Moe on Friday [5 February] before the all-important penultimate Stage three leaves from Traralgon on Saturday [6 February].

  • No jab no play at Latrobe City childcare facilities

    Posted on 5 February 2016

    The introduction of the Victorian government’s ‘No Jab No Play’ law on 1 January 2016 means that children enrolled in Latrobe City Council’s childcare facilities must be up to date with vaccinations or have a medical exemption for immunisations.

  • Sister cities festival set to wow

    Posted on 5 February 2016

    Immerse yourself in a stunning clash of cultures this Friday night [12 February] as Japanese drumming and anime entwines with Chinese calligraphy and dancing to produce a collection of see, touch and taste experiences during the hugely popular Sister Cities Festival at the Latrobe Performing Arts Centre, Traralgon.

  • Restrictions lifted at Hazelwood Pondage

    Posted on 5 February 2016

    Following recent rainfall the water level at the Hazelwood Pondage has increased sufficiently to allow Latrobe City Council, the waterway manager for the Hazelwood Pondage, in conjunction with Transport Safety Victoria, to lift the current five knot speed.

  • Morwell Main Drain appeal date set

    Posted on 9 February 2016

    GDF Suez's appeal in Hazelwood Power Partnership v Latrobe City Council, in relation to the Morwell Main Drain decision has been set down in the Court of Appeal for 18 March 2016 at 11am.

  • Hazelwood Mine Fire health recommendations

    Posted on 10 February 2016

    Council is delighted to see the release of Volume III of the Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry and acknowledges the generous and diligent work of the Inquiry Board Members and their staff with particularly thanks to Chair - Hon Bernard Teague and members Professor John Catford and Mrs Anita Roper.