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
The Traditional Owners for the Avoca area are the Dja Dja Wurrung People.
This project will be replacing 550m of kerb and channel that has reached its end of life. As part of the project there will also be some improvements to the nature strip including replanting of vegetation.
The works will help improve drainage flow pathways and create more accessible public areas. Along with improving the look of the township.