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  • Council calls for election candidate support to resolve the ongoing Morwell Main Drain issue

    Posted on 20 November 2014

    Latrobe City Council is taking urgent action to address the significant financial risk for Council and its ratepayers associated with the future use and operation of the Morwell Main Drain (MMD)

  • Fire Action Week provides the opportunity to be prepared

    Posted on 20 November 2014

    Latrobe City Council is calling all community members to be mindful of the approaching fire season during this week’s Fire Action Week.

  • People are strange: exhibition of the bizarre at the Gallery

    Posted on 18 November 2014

    Inspired by a song from The Doors, the exhibition People are strange will be showing at Latrobe Regional Gallery from 22 November. The exhibition is a selection of works from The Cbus Collection of Australian Art.

  • Vibrant Matter celebrates resilience at Gallery

    Posted on 18 November 2014

    Coming to the Community Access Gallery at Latrobe Regional Gallery is Hartmut Veit’s exhibition Vibrant Matter which celebrates the spirit, strength and resilience of the Morwell community following the Hazelwood mine fire.

  • Students’ book cover art display at Latrobe Performing Arts Centre

    Posted on 18 November 2014

    As part of the Latrobe Performing Arts Education Program artworks from the students at Lumen Christi Primary School are currently on display at the Latrobe Performing Arts Centre in Traralgon.

  • Regional Cities Victoria funding commitment welcomed

    Posted on 14 November 2014

    Latrobe City Council has welcomed the Victorian Government’s announcement that it would commit to a $100 million funding package as part of the Regional Growth Fund for the Regional Cities Infrastructure Program.

  • Latrobe City wins prestigious Mechatronics event

    Posted on 14 November 2014

    Latrobe City Council has won a bid to host a prestigious technology event in 2017.

  • Latrobe elects new mayor and deputy mayor

    Posted on 11 November 2014

    Councillor Dale Harriman was elected Latrobe City’s new mayor at a special council meeting held last night. Councillor Peter Gibbons was elected deputy mayor.
    Outgoing mayor, Cr Sharon Gibson, was thanked by council for her leadership during the past twelve months, and presented with a ceremonial gavel in recognition of her service.

  • ‘Wood Encouragement’ policy to put Latrobe City Council on world stage

    Posted on 6 November 2014

    In an Australian first, Latrobe City Council is introducing a ‘Wood Encouragement’ policy. If adopted, the draft policy will see Latrobe City join other nations driving timber for social, environmental and industry development reasons.

  • New Wright Street footbridge opens

    Posted on 30 October 2014

    The new Wright Street footbridge was officially opened today by the Deputy Premier the Hon Peter Ryan. Construction on the footbridge was undertaken through funding from the Local Government Infrastructure Program.