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  • Library school holiday fun is but a whisker away

    Posted on 31 August 2016

    Are your children continually nibbling away at you to do stuff? Do they scurry under your feet? We’re a whisker away from the school holidays and there’s plenty of activity at the Latrobe City libraries to entertain your little ones.

  • Access to forest vital to future of local timber production

    Posted on 31 August 2016

    Latrobe City Council will seek clarification about the Statement of Intent in connection with the establishment of a new national park in Central Victoria. The Statement was delivered by a ministerially-appointed taskforce. The proposed Great Forest National Park in the Central Highlands is located in an area accessed by Latrobe Valley and Gippsland timber businesses.

  • Gippsland Motorcyclists Toy Run

    Posted on 6 September 2016

    Latrobe City Council is disappointed the Gippsland Motorcyclists Toy Run will not be held this year due to the organising committee’s decision to cancel the event.

  • Council offers support to dairy farmers through tough times

    Posted on 6 September 2016

    As the impact from the milk price reduction continues to hit home, Latrobe City Council is working with the State Government and local services to support the roll out of a range of measures to assist local dairy farmers.

  • Debate the politics of paint with Dick Bishop prize-winning exhibition

    Posted on 6 September 2016

    This year’s winner of the Dick Bishop Memorial Prize is Hayden Jackson, currently residing in Longford.

  • Your Gallery is a wonderful way to spend a day

    Posted on 6 September 2016

    School holidays are looming and what better way to spend a day or two than discovering your own artistic talents? The Lane will be open for untutored art activities for the duration of the school holidays.

  • Fun and learning at Latrobe City Federation Training Children’s Expo

    Posted on 12 September 2016

    The annual Latrobe City Federation Training Children’s Expo will take place from 10am to 3pm on Thursday 27 October at Kernot Hall, offering fun activities and the opportunity to talk with early years’ service providers.

  • Reduce the queue at the next hard waste drop off event

    Posted on 14 September 2016

    Latrobe City Council’s second hard waste drop off weekend this year will take place from 8am to 5pm on Saturday 1 October and Sunday 2 October across all four transfer stations – Traralgon, Morwell, Moe and Yinnar.

  • Beautification works underway across Latrobe City

    Posted on 14 September 2016

    Latrobe City Council is currently undertaking a number of enhancements to the streetscapes in Morwell, using funding from Regional Development Victoria; and in Moe and Traralgon using funds allocated from Latrobe City’s capital works program.

  • Latrobe City’s garden competition growing with support from sponsors

    Posted on 14 September 2016

    Support for Latrobe City Council’s first ever garden competition is growing with new entries arriving and the announcement of sponsors and prizes.