Public notice - 26 April 2022

Published on 26 April 2022

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Coming Up

Wednesday, 18 May
Council meeting, 6pm
The meeting can be viewed via live streaming at

Now Open

For all projects and applications open, visit

Draft 2022–23 Budget
The 2022–23 Budget outlines the proposed revenue, expenditure and resources required to provide Council’s 100 plus services, to maintain community facilities, and to deliver projects for the benefit of the community. The $84.70 million budget has been developed in line with the Victorian Government’s Fair Go Rates System, with rate revenue capped at 1.75 per cent, supporting a $36.61 million capital works program. Submissions close Friday, 20 May at 5pm. The budget and the online form is available on Council’s website under ‘Now Open’.

Draft Asset Plan
The ten year draft Asset Plan is a document showing how Council’s assets will be managed and maintained, while meeting the community’s needs and interests. The plan addresses all aspects of asset management including maintenance, renewal, acquisition, expansion, disposal or decommissioning of assets. The plan provides a ten year financial and strategic outlook for managing assets owned and controlled by Council. The draft Asset Plan is available on Council’s website with comments closing on Friday, 20 May. A quick online response form is provided.

Draft Open Space Strategy
The draft Open Space Strategy aims to guide Council in the decision making process when planning, designing and maintaining its open space network and builds on the previous document developed in 2014. Council manages more than 150 open spaces across the shire, supporting a range of informal and formal recreation activities. The draft strategy is available on Council’s website with comments closing on Monday, 9 May. A quick online response form is provided.


For application details, visit Council’s website or call 1300 666 535. Positions currently open:

  • Project Recreation Officer
  • Business Support Officer
  • Governance Professionals
  • Gym Instructors
  • Group Fitness Instructors
  • Learn to Swim Teacher
  • Early Childhood Educator

Project Update

The Ash Street Detention Basin is progressing well, with drainage works across High Street completed. The basin is now being connected to the stormwater system. 

Immunisation Sessions

by Appointment Only
To book an appointment, please call Council on 1300 666 535. Flu vaccinations will also be offered at these sessions at a cost of $30 per person. The flu vaccination is free to residents under 5 years or over 65 years of age. Payment will be made on the day via EFTPOS, no cash payments please. Bookings are essential.

Thursday, 5 May
Campaspe Library, Echuca, 9 – 9.45am
Rochester Shire Hall, 11.30am – 12 noon
Kyabram Senior Citizens Centre, 5.30 – 6.30pm

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