Murrindindi Shire Council has funded 15 local community groups, organisations and business projects and activities worth a total of $95,737.
A new Official Visitor Guide to Murrindindi Shire is under development to replace the bi-annual ‘What’s On Murrindindi’ brochure and revive the Visitor Guide.
The following is a redacted (for legal reasons) version of the Coroners Court of Victoria’s “Summary of circumstances surrounding the point of origin of the Kilmore East fire on 7 February 2009.”
5pm UPDATE:A faulty electrical cable, known as a ‘conductor’ that due to deterioration technicians have ruled can’t be repaired, but must be replaced. SP AusNet advises those in the area with power should prepare for a power outage around 7pm.
Last week Member for Indi, Cathy McGowan visited Kinglake, Strath Creek, Flowerdale and Violet Town to speak with the community and meet author Melanie Harris-Brady about her book, Ten Years On, a personal account of the Black Saturday bushfires and the decade that followed.