Celebrate without single-use plastic

Five reusable party kits will be available for residents to borrow from Brimbank community centres when the new ban on single-use plastics  (including single-use plastic drinking straws, cutlery, plates, drink-stirrers, expanded polystyrene food and drink containers) comes in on 1 February. The kits, which include 15 cups/plates/forks/spoons, a 5L water cooler, fabric bunting decoration and […]

Brimbank supports Clean Up Australia Day

Clean Up Australia Day is on Sunday, 5 March. It’s the biggest community event in the country and it gets bigger every year, with over a million Australians donating their time and energy to improve our environment. Now’s the time to think globally and act locally. Every year, our community gets together and does a […]

Deer Park to be level crossing free one year early

The dangerous and congested level crossing at Mt Derrimut Road, Deer Park will be removed by July, more than a year ahead of schedule. The Mt Derrimut Road level crossing is being replaced with a 1.2 km elevated rail bridge and a new transport hub, providing safer connections and increasing connectivity for pedestrians and cyclists, and […]