Concerned local residents of Murrindindi would like to assist in informing the community about the proposed development at ‘Dude Ranch’ also known as ‘Balaclava’ or ‘Yujiu Villa’ at 707 Murrindindi Rd.
A revised planning application has been lodged for the use and development of the site as a hotel, restaurant and bar. The original proposal has been amended and no longer includes a shooting facility, helipad or gaming facilities.
Victoria’s RSPCA has responded to a Kinglake Ranges News report regarding the illegal shooting of wombats at Dude Ranch, Murrindindi.
On 6 August, Victorian Minister for Energy, Environoment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio was contacted by Kinglake Ranges News for comment regarding the alleged illegal shooting of wombats at “Dude Ranch” (also known as “Balaclava” or “Yujiu Villa” in Mandarin) .
Another media outlet claims that Murrindindi Shire has had extensive communication with Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change and Solar Homes , Lily D’Ambrosio regarding wombat shooting at “Dude Ranch.”