Protecting urban waterways in Sunshine West

Inspections in your area EPA worker lifting drain cover

Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) is Victoria’s science-based environmental regulator responsible for protecting communities and our environment from the impacts of pollution and waste. Over the coming weeks, EPA authorised officers will be inspecting businesses across Victoria. This is to ensure they are complying with the Environment Protection Act 2017 and the general environmental duty. […]

Green Light Initiative

Are you an ‘L’ or ‘P’ Plater, or someone who is helping them to get started on the road? The Green Light Initiative is an evening aimed at helping young people to make safer choices on the road. You’ll be provided with resources, information and practical tips related to the Graduated Licencing System, discuss how […]

West Welcome Wagon receives Sustainability Victoria support

West Welcome Wagon is pleased to share that we have received funding from Sustainability Victoria on behalf of the Victorian Government. The funding enhances our ongoing sustainability efforts in rehoming preloved goods to asylum seekers and refugees living in our community in Melbourne’s western suburbs. The project is supported by the Circular Economy Communities Fund […]

Help us shape our Lifelong Learning Strategy

Brimbank Council is developing a new Lifelong Learning Strategy and we want to hear from you so we can create the environment that will support your success. The new Strategy will: seek to improve learning outcomes tailored to your needs and stage of life advocate for new learning opportunities for Brimbank support you to build […]

Sensory-inclusive experience at Brimbank Aquatic and Wellness Centre

Visitors to the Brimbank Aquatic and Wellness Centre with a sensory issue can have a positive experience thanks to a range of initiatives that promote inclusivity. Sensitivities or challenges with sensory regulation can be experienced by one in six people, including those with autism, dementia, post-traumatic stress disorder and other similar conditions. The centre has […]

Brimbank initiative makes students radio stars

Students and teacher wearing headphone with microphones seated for panel discussion in front of Live FM media wall.

Students will have the chance to produce and present their own radio show thanks to a dynamic initiative of Brimbank Council. The Radio Education Week project involves students from nine primary and secondary schools broadcasting globally on BRIMBANK LIVE FM from Monday 21 November to Sunday 27 November. BRIMBANK LIVE is a digital radio platform […]

Winners announced for the 2022 Celebrate Brimbank: We Are Brimbank Awards

Brimbank Council announced the winners of the 2022 Celebrate Brimbank: We Are Brimbank Awards at a special ceremony hosted by Mayor Cr Jasmine Nguyen, at the Luxor in Sydenham on Friday 28 October. The annual awards recognise the exceptional contributions, hard work and determination of organisations and community groups making a positive difference in the […]

Keilor Library’s outdoor learning lounge officially opened

Keilor Library has an incredible new outdoor learning lounge for the community to enjoy as we head into warmer spring days. “We are thrilled to have such an excellent multi-purpose outdoor space in a beautiful parkland setting that will support a range of learning and recreational activities at Keilor Library,” said Brimbank Mayor Cr Jasmine Nguyen. […]

Reusable Goods Drop-off Day

Declutter your home, help someone in need and support a more sustainable future by being part of Brimbank’s Reusable Goods Drop-off Day. Brimbank residents can conveniently drop-off their unwanted household items for reuse. Items in good condition will be donated to local charity, West Welcome Wagon which supports refugees and asylum seekers. Residents can drop-off […]

Q and A (Queer and Allies) Trivia Night

Q&A (Queers & Allies) Trivia Night

Are you a young person (12 – 25 years of age) who identifies as LGBTQIA+ or an ally and love trivia? Then why not come on down to the Q and A Trivia Night! The Q and A Trivia Night will have a heap of fun trivia topics, musical performances by some amazing youth performances […]