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Victorian State election

As the Victorian State election will be held on Saturday 24 November 2018, the Victorian Government has assumed a caretaker role from 6.00pm on 30 October 2018. During the caretaker period, content will only be added to this website in ...

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Better Bag Habits Campaign

“Bag, Wallet, Keys and Phone” Did you know? In the past, Australians have used up to 10 million plastic bags every day – an astonishing 4 billion every year. Of these, approximately 150 million end up in our oceans and waterways, contributing to an estimated 8 million tonnes of plastic dumped into the ocean every…

Don’t waste Mt Stirling

Larry the Lyrebird inspires less litter in Victoria’s beautiful alpine region. Well done Mt Buller Mt Stirling on the success of  your “Don’t Waste Mt Stirling” project in reducing litter in remote locations on Mt Stirling. Read about Larry the Lyrebird in action HERE For further information please contact: Tom Kelly, Environmenta​l Officer/Mt Stirling Ski…

Waste and Resource Recovery Investment

The North West WRRG congratulates the following Councils on their success with receiving funding support under the Sustainability Victoria Resource Recovery Infrastructure Fund.   Grant recipient: Benalla Rural City Council Project description: A best-practice resource recovery transfer station will be built at a council’s landfill site, significantly improving the effectiveness and efficiency of the Benalla…

North East WRRG Board Changes

Farewell to outgoing Directors On 31 July 2018 the North East WRRG farewelled three Directors who have served on the Board for the last four years. Appointed by the Minister in 2014, Mr Ray Park, Mr Danny Potter and Dr Timothy Clune contributed a vast range of skills that assisted the establishment of the North…