It is Safe to Return for people who left due to the bushfire at Bayindeen-Rocky-Road. The fire is under control but there may still be some localised fire activity and smoke. Aircraft, heavy machinery, and firefighters will still be active. For more information and updates use the VicEmergency App or visit the link below.
You can watch a recording of the community meetings held on Friday 1 March in Beaufort on Council's Facebook page (link below) or YouTube Channel (youtube.com/Pyreneessc).
Pyrenees Shire Facebook page
Council offices and facilities are open for business however some services have been impacted by the fire emergency. For more information on this and other Council services, please visit the link below.
Council services and community info - rolling updates
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Council has partnerships with organisations as an important step in building and maintaining effective relationships and for advocating on key issues to benefit our communities (Pyrenees Shire Council - Council Plan 2017-2021).
Advance Avoca (AA)
Australian Local Government Women's Association Victoria (VLGWA)
Business for Beaufort (B4B)
Central Highlands Councils Victoria (CHCV)
Central Victorian Greenhouse Alliance (CVGA)
Committee for Ballarat (CfB)
Koori Kids (through NAIDOC Weed School Initiative)
Municipal Association of Victoria (MAV)
Local Government Professionals (LGPro)
Pyrenees Grape Growers and Wine Makers
Rail Freight Alliance (RFA)
Regional Councils Transformation Project
Road Safe Central Highlands
Rural Councils Victoria (RCV)
Sunraysia Highway Improvement Committee (SHIC)
Timber Towns Victoria (TTV)
Victorian Farmers Federation
Victorian Local Government Association (VLGA)
Western Highway Action Committee (WHAC)