Top CEO speaks at Brimbank Business Breakfast

Award-winning former Sportsgirl CEO Colleen Callander is the guest speaker at the next Brimbank Business Breakfast. Join us on 21 June, 7-9am at Overnewton Castle in Keilor for this event. Brimbank Council hosts two Brimbank Business Breakfast events each year to support the growth and development of our business community. It is a great opportunity […]

Apply now for a Brimbank Community Grant

The Brimbank Community Grants Program for 2024-2025 is now open for applications. The program offers one-off financial assistance to not-for-profit organisations and incorporated community groups, to deliver projects and activities that benefit our community.  Grants are available in seven categories: Community Strengthening Grants – up to $10,000 Climate Emergency Grants – up to $10,000 Mental […]

Tell us what your favourite places to visit in Brimbank are

We’d like to know more about the people visiting Brimbank, and what they like to do while they’re here. If you regularly host visitors to Brimbank, or visit the area, we’d like you to take a few moments to fill out our survey. Most visitors to Brimbank report that they are staying with or visiting […]

Plan to support Brimbank’s future housing needs

Sustainable growth, enhanced livability, the protection of heritage and neighbourhood character, and responding to the need for more affordable housing is part of Brimbank’s strategy to meet its housing needs into the next 20 years. Council adopted the Brimbank Housing and Neighbourhood Character Strategy at its April 2024 Council Meeting. The strategy sets a vision […]

Lifesaving program launches in Sunshine

Sunshine residents can now receive free CPR training and host a defibrillator at their home as part of the lifesaving St John Ambulance Victoria program Defib in Your Street. The 12-month program aims to install 30 publicly available defibrillators throughout Sunshine, and provide training to thousands of residents.  This includes accredited CPR classes or by […]

Heritage push continues for former Sunshine Technical School

Brimbank Council’s efforts to add the former Sunshine Technical School to the Victorian Heritage Register continues, despite a recent obstacle. Council lodged the Victorian Heritage Register (VHR) application in September 2021 to ensure this architecturally and historically significant building was protected. This was after it learnt of plans to demolish vacant buildings on the site […]

A water sensitive city

A clean, safe and secure water supply is essential for the health and wellbeing of our community. Council’s Brimbank Sustainable Management Strategy 2013-2023, developed to manage this precious water supply, is up for review and the community will have the opportunity to have their say about this plan. The strategy provided objectives and actions to […]

News from the Chamber – November 2023

Blue background image with Brimbank Council logo titled: News from the Chamber - An overview of decisions made by your local Council

An update from the most recent Council Meeting that took place on 22 November 2023. More information is available at 2023 Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes. Consideration on Introducing Council Public Forums Following debate at the 17 October 2023 Council Meeting, a decision on this matter was deferred to the next practicable Council Meeting being […]

Reusable Goods Drop-off Day supports local charities

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 household items for reuse on Saturday 25 November, 2023 from 9:00am to 2:00pm.  So come along to the Brimbank Operations Centre carpark, on Stadium Drive in Keilor […]