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
Beaufort is on Wathaurung and Eastern Maar Country
Pyrenees Shire has allocated some LRCIP funding as part of the improvements to lighting at the Goldfields Recreation Reserve. The project is to upgrade the electricity supply for the lighting project funded by the State Government.
Electrical upgrades and installation of LED lighting at Recreation Reserves. This site does not have power capacity to meet current and future needs, and sports lighting is required to meet AFL standard for playing surfaces. Detailed assessment by power and lighting specialist has been carried out - March 2021 with detailed specification and costing provided to Council.
Goldfields Recreation Reserve, Beaufort View Map
Goldfields Recreation Reserve ,