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Welcome barbecues for new residents

New residents to the Pyrenees Shire are invited to free barbecues in both Beaufort and Avoca to meet members of the community and learn about the services and activities available in the region.

Tourism Jobs Expo

The Pyrenees Shire Council with Leadership Ballarat and Western Region is looking for employers to take part in a Tourism Jobs Expo scheduled for late May.

Council's 2014-15 Draft Budget

Pyrenees Shire Council has released the draft 2014-15 budget for public review.

Employer Training Opportunity

Pyrenees Shire Council and Leadership Ballarat and Western Region (LBWR) invite employers from the Pyrenees to a free recruitment training workshop on Monday, May 12, 2014 at 6pm in Lexton at the Rural Transaction Centre.
What's on?

Beaufort Table Tennis Club

Thursday 24 April, 1:00 PM
There is a table tennis club running at the Beaufort Town Hall every Thursday from 1pm to 3pm. It costs $5 for a membership, $3 per session and the first day is free. Gear is provided and refreshments are available.

ANZAC Day Races

Friday 25 April, 11:00 AM
Celebrate ANZAC Day with a favourite Aussie tradition - a day of country racing! Kick back and relax with family and friends while enjoying a range of local food, Pyrenees wine, live music, kids activities and a variety of traditional ANZAC Day activities including 2UP.

Avoca Riverside Market

Sunday 27 April, 9:00 AM
The Avoca Riverside Market is held along the banks of the lovely Avoca River on the fourth Sunday of the month.

Beaufort Community Food Pantry

Friday 02 May, 1:00 PM
The Food Pantry supplies food parcels to community members who are experiencing hardship. The parcels contain a mix of non-perishable food items. Pyrenees Shire residents are encouraged to register by contacting the Beaufort Community Resource Centre.
Recent Updates

The State Government has recently conducted a review of the legislation governing the removal of native vegetation. These new regulations provide greater focus on managing risks to important biodiversity assets to ensure ongoing sustainability.
Like most small rural hospitals, Beaufort is facing the challenge of rising costs and shrinking budgets. The hospital currently uses LPG for heating and hot water and this fuel currently costs the organisation around $60,000 per year.
The Wimmera Southern Mallee part of the regional project sought to identify a potential project for this area and develop an implementation plan.
New residents to the Pyrenees Shire are invited to free barbecues in both Beaufort and Avoca to meet members of the community and learn about the services and activities available in the region.
The Pyrenees Shire Council with Leadership Ballarat and Western Region is looking for employers to take part in a Tourism Jobs Expo scheduled for late May.
Pyrenees Shire Council has released the draft 2014-15 budget for public review.
The Regional Bioenergy Project is a major project that will showcase a commercial bioenergy demonstration plant at the Beaufort hospital and develop a bioenergy project in the Wimmera.
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New residents to the Pyrenees Shire are invited to a free barbecue in Beaufort to meet members of the community and learn about the services and activities available in the region.

The Council together with Beaufort Rotary Club are hosting the free event at the Beaufort Golf and Bowls Club, with drinks available at bar prices.

Representatives from community groups will be there to inform new residents of their organisations and Pyrenees Shire Council staff will also be there to talk about Council's services.
Pyrenees Shire Council, in association with the Avoca Football and Netball Club is hosting a barbecue at the Avoca Recreation Reserve.

The event is free to new residents, and drinks are available at bar prices.

Representatives from community groups will be there to inform new residents of their organisations and the Pyrenees Shire Council will also be there to talk about Council's services.
Pyrenees Shire Council and Leadership Ballarat and Western Region (LBWR) invite employers from the Pyrenees to a free recruitment training workshop on Monday, May 12, 2014 at 6pm in Lexton at the Rural Transaction Centre.
We welcome new members to the facility in Albert Street (the road behind the railway station) in the old Apex Building. The Shed will be open on Wednesdays and Thursdays 10am - 3pm. Membership is $52 per year or $15 per quarter collected in advance. Tea and coffee by gold coin donation each visit.
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