Friday 5 November 2021

On Display Indefinitely

ENGAGEMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Draft Industrial & Demand Assessment and Strategy
 
Are you passionate about the future of industrial land? Have your say on the draft Strategy which makes recommendations for future industrial land planning.
 
 
Maryborough Shine Project: Retail Recovery Project
 
How can we make Maryborough businesses shine after COVID-19?
 
Take the online quiz and tell us how we can best support business recovery.
 
The quiz can be found at www.projectrestore.com.au/shinemb

 

COVID-19 UPDATE

Please get tested if you have symptoms, no matter how mild.
 
To make an appointment at the Maryborough District Health Service COVID-19 testing clinic, call 5461 0300.
 
Council has partnered with MDHS to open a pop-up COVID-19 testing clinic at Lake Victoria, Maryborough.
 
The pop-up clinic is open from 9am to 5pm, seven days. No appointment is needed.
 
Enter via Lake Road and exit onto Burns Street. Please enter slowly and look out for traffic, pedestrians, and clinic staff.
 
To stay up-to-date on local testing and vaccination clinics visit mdhs.vic.gov.au/covid 

 

CELEBRATING OUR COMMUNITY

Do you know of a volunteer or community group who
deserves recognition?
 
Council’s Australia Day Award nominations are now open until Friday 12 November.
 
An online nomination form and more information can be found at www.centralgoldfields.vic.gov.au/australiadayawards

 

MARYBOROUGH NEWS

Stage Two of the Derby Road beautification project will commence on Monday 8 November.
 
A new water saving irrigation system and 24 new Japanese Elm trees will be installed along the median strip, between Rinaldi Drive and Carramar Nursery.
 
The upgrade works are being delivered by Council’s Parks and Gardens team, funded as part of Council’s 2021/22 Budget and is part of our entry beautification program. 

 

DUNOLLY NEWS

Council’s slashing program continues with crews now finished in the Dunolly, Timor and Bowenvale areas, in preparation of this year’s fire season.
 
One slasher is now active in the Majorca area while our second slasher is still operating in Bromley and will move towards Eddington and Carisbrook next week.

 

WHAT'S ON

Are you a local business? Don’t miss this free online event.
 
Business operators will learn how to work with Council:
• Become a verified supplier
• Find tender opportunities
• Step by step guidance on the tender process
• How to apply for tenders and supporting local businesses
 
The event Friday will run on 12 November from 7.30 to 8.30am. You will receive a Zoom link on registration.
 

 

CHECK YOUR LETTERBOX

The Community Update Spring 2021 is set to arrive in your letterbox next week.
 
The newsletter contains the latest information on how we are making our community get even better including major projects, engagement outcomes, township updates and investment in people, places and roads.
 
You can view the latest newsletter online at www.centralgoldfields.vic.gov.au/communityupdate 

 

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

Does your community group need funding for a project or initiative?
 
The following funding is available:
$30,000 through this year’s Community Support Grants program.
 
In partnership with the Victorian Government, there is also $30,000 on offer as part of the CASI Community Recovery Grants program.
 
Applications for both programs close on Friday 19 November with recipients to be announced in December.
 
For more information, and to access the online application process, visit www.centralgoldfields.vic.gov.au/communitygrants

 

COMMUNITY ARTS EXHIBITION

Residents wishing to submit work for the 2021 Community Arts exhibition are required to drop artwork and entry form to the Central Goldfields Visitor Information Centre (at
 
Maryborough Railway Station) on Monday 8 November between 10am and 4pm.
 
For more information and entry form go to www.linktr.ee/CGArtGallery or call: 5461 6600. 

 

JOIN OUR TEAM

To find out what current vacancies are available visit www.centralgoldfields.vic.gov.au/currentvacancies

 

TENDERS

Tenders currently available through Central Goldfields Shire Council are listed here.
 
Tender documents can be downloaded from e-Procure, accessible via Council's website www.centralgoldfields.vic.gov.au/tenders

 

Tender No.  Description Closes
G1545-21 Provision of Various Concreting Related Services

12noon

6/11/2021

G1547-21 Maryborough Art Gallery Development

12noon

10/11/2021

G1554-21Q Dunach Old School Building - Repairs and Maintenance

12noon

17/11/2021

G1531-21 Talbot Futures Project - Sewerage scheme

12noon

1/12/2021

G1549-21 Maryborough Municipal Olympic Swimming Complex Construction

12noon

1/12/2021