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Your water supply in a bushfire

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Featured, News | 0 comments

Your water supply in a bushfire

East Gippsland Water is urging customers to carefully consider their water supply when planning for bushfires and not to rely solely on mains water during a major bushfire event. Managing Director, Bruce Hammond, said, “While we have comprehensive measures in place to maintain drinking water supplies wherever possible in the event of bushfires, including back-up generators at critical sites, town water systems are only designed to cope with everyday drinking water needs. “Excessively high levels of water consumption and any damage to the...

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2018 AgriFutures Victorian Rural Women’s Award

Posted by on Sep 22, 2017 in News | 0 comments

2018 AgriFutures Victorian Rural Women’s Award

now open!
To inspire and support Australian women to use and develop their skills to benefit their industries and communities.

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Travel by Australians data

Posted by on Sep 21, 2017 in Featured, News, Product Development | 0 comments

Travel by Australians data

RESULTS OF THE NATIONAL VISITOR SURVEY FOR YEAR ENDING JUNE 2017

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Small Business Update

Posted by on Sep 13, 2017 in Featured, News | 0 comments

Small Business Update

Faces of Small Business, See Renewables at Work, New Bill Makes Franchisors Liable…and more

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Environment Connect e-newsletter Spring 2017

Posted by on Sep 13, 2017 in Featured, News | 0 comments

Environment Connect e-newsletter Spring 2017

environmental activities and opportunities for community involvement

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Gippsland Lakes features on ‘Hook, Line and Sinker’

Posted by on Sep 6, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Gippsland Lakes features on ‘Hook, Line and Sinker’

Sunday 10 September at 12:30pm on 7Mate

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Don’t get caught on the fly this spring

Posted by on Aug 30, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Don’t get caught on the fly this spring

Magpie swooping season is upon us

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Gippsland Forest Fire Management: talking about burning, FOP and prep

Posted by on Aug 28, 2017 in Featured, News, Resilience and Disaster Management Resources | 0 comments

Gippsland Forest Fire Management: talking about burning, FOP and prep

These media releases encouraging community members to talk to us about burning, FOP and preparation for spring burning…

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Volunteers needed for East Gippsland Rail Trail

Posted by on Aug 23, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Volunteers needed for East Gippsland Rail Trail

The East Gippsland Rail Trail stretches almost 100 kilometres from Bairnsdale to Orbost, following the route of the former Orbost railway line. It passes through forests and farmland, beautiful natural environments and across or near historic trestle bridges, all with a backdrop of some of East Gippsland’s most spectacular scenery. The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) appoints a Committee of Management every three years to look after the rail trail on behalf of the community. DELWP Regional Manager, Land, Planning...

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