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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.

  • Victoria’s smoking laws at Latrobe Regional Hospital (joint release Latrobe Regional Hospital)

    Posted on 20 January 2016

    Victoria’s smoking laws will be actively enforced at Latrobe Regional Hospital from 27 January with those smoking near hospital entrances potentially fined up to $760. Council local laws officers will patrol the area to ensure it remains smoke-free for the amenity of patients, staff and visitors.

  • How will you celebrate Australia Day in Latrobe City?

    Posted on 21 January 2016

    If you’re planning on celebrating Australia Day in Latrobe City there will be plenty of entertainment on offer. From local community breakfasts, to the grand awards ceremony and celebration at Kernot Hall, we have an event for everyone.

  • Morwell Main Drain Appeal by GDF Suez

    Posted on 21 January 2016

    Latrobe City Council is determined to continue defending its community against GDF Suez after learning of the mine operator’s decision to file, in the Supreme Court of Appeal, an application seeking leave to appeal the recent judgement: Hazelwood Power Partnership v Latrobe City Council.

  • 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.