Keilor Lodge Reserve pitch upgrades complete and officially opened

Thanks to investments by Brimbank Council and the State Government, Keilor Lodge Reserve’s Pitch 3 is now a full size soccer pitch that can be used for competition, and the new lighting on Pitch 1 will allow it to be used for night matches – two great outcomes for our community. Brimbank Mayor Cr Ranka […]

Brimbank Writers and Readers Festival 2024

The Brimbank Writers and Readers Festival, will be held from 14-23 March 2024, and offers something for all ages. Visit brimbanklibraries.vic.gov.au/writersfestival to explore the program and make a booking. There is no entry cost for all events. Quotes to be attributed to Brimbank Mayor Cr Ranka Rasic: “The Brimbank Writers and Readers Festival is always […]

‘Old is Beautiful’ campaign combats ageism in Brimbank

Brimbank City Council is taking part in a pilot campaign to help tackle the issue of ageism. The #OldisBeautiful project started with a workshop for older residents to explore ageism and what beautiful means to them. Over the next couple of weeks you’ll see photographic portraits of older residents and their statements from the workshop […]

“No Trucks” zones in Brimbank

“Council has worked hard over many years to get trucks off our streets. Not only will these streets be quieter, but they will also be safer for pedestrians including kids walking to and from school. “The introduction of the ‘No Trucks’ zones is a clear win for local community in these areas. Only trucks that […]

Linked In Real Life forges pathway to education and employment for youth

Are you aged between 16-25 and looking for pathways to education and employment? Then sign up for the next Linked In Real Life session. Linked In Real Life is a program designed for young people aged between 16-25 to forge a pathway towards their education and employment. It is an opportunity to network with peers, […]

In2Tennis 2024 – Give it a go!

Get In2Tennis this January. Accessing tennis courts has never been easier this summer. From 19-28 January access no charge tennis court hire at participating clubs including: Albion Tennis Club Delahey Tennis Club Keilor Park Tennis Club North Sunshine Tennis Club St Albans East Tennis Club Sunshine Park Tennis Club Dates and times are outlined below or […]

Sunshine could be home to Australia’s first Vietnamese museum

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Vietnamese Museum Australia expressed strong interest in locating to the Sunshine CBD after formally rescinded its contract with Maribyrnong City Council for a site in Footscray in October 2023. Brimbank Council is exploring the opportunity for the Vietnamese Museum Australia to be built in Sunshine. Brimbank Mayor Cr Ranka Rasic said: “The longstanding and vibrant […]

Brimbank Council targets state and federal 2024-25 budgets

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The 2024-2025 State and Federal Budgets present an opportunity for Brimbank City Council to reaffirm calls for support for projects that that will deliver clear benefits for Brimbank. Brimbank Mayor Cr Ranka Rasic said: “Brimbank’s full potential can only be realised when all three levels of government are working together. Council is strongly committed to […]

Brimbank Aquatic and Wellness Centre first year of operations

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The first year operations report for the Brimbank Aquatic and Wellness Centre was presented and accepted by Council at the December meeting. Brimbank Mayor Cr Ranka Rasic said: “We are so proud of the Brimbank Aquatic and Wellness Centre. Not only have community embraced the facility and are visiting in big numbers, but we’ve seen […]

News from the Chamber – December 2023

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An update from the most recent Council Meeting that took place on 12 December 2023. More information is available at 2023 Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes. Planning Activity Update and Delegate Decisions including Planning Scheme Amendment Update The report provided Council with an update on: The status of planning permit applications and trends in planning […]