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Date: Friday, 27 March, 2020 - 14:30
Category: Media
Date: Tuesday, 24 March, 2020 - 14:30
Category: General
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I want to reach out to all in the Moorabool community during these tough, unprecedented times to say I am thinking of you all and to encourage everyone who needs help – whether that be accessing business or income support, mental health support or any other help to seek that help through the righ

Date: Monday, 23 March, 2020 - 17:00
Category: General
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In these uncertain times, we want to help provide some clarity on how some of the decisions made at State and Federal Government over the weekend may affect you and your loved ones.

Date: Monday, 16 March, 2020 - 12:00
Category: General
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With a State-of-Emergency declared for Coronavirus (COVID-19), Mayor Cr David Edwards is calling for the pause button to be hit on decisions and consultation on major projects planned for Moorabool Shire.

Date: Friday, 13 March, 2020 - 12:30
Category: General
Town: Maddingley
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Mayor Cr David Edwards says a sleeping giant has been woken in Bacchus Marsh and those seeking to store, categorise and dispose of contaminated soil near the town have no one to blame but themselves.

Date: Tuesday, 10 March, 2020 - 15:30
Category: General
Town: Wallace

Forest Fire Management Victoria advise that the following planned burning will be carried out from 11/3/2020 to 13/3/2020, weather conditions permitting:
 

BARKSTEAD - Pinchgut Road, 371.3ha, 0.5Km West of Barkstead

Date: Friday, 6 March, 2020 - 09:00
Category: General
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The most up-to-date and accurate information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is available at https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus - the one source of truth for all Victorians wanting information and updates.

Date: Tuesday, 3 March, 2020 - 13:30
Category: General
Town: Maddingley
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The answers to 24 questions about the proposal to store, categorise and dispose of contaminated soil at Bacchus Marsh are being made available for all to see. The answers from Transurban and its partners are here.

Date: Monday, 2 March, 2020 - 09:15
Category: Services

Permits to burn during the Declared Fire Danger Period will be issued shortly to landowners who have made an application to conduct controlled burning within the Shire. These permits are only issued for agricultural purposes to assist farmers in the removal of weeds and stubble.

Date: Thursday, 20 February, 2020 - 14:30
Category: General
Town: Maddingley
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Technical impact assessments on a proposal to store, categorise and dispose of contaminated soil at Bacchus Marsh are yet to be made available to Moorabool Shire Council.