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The strategic direction of Council for their four year term.
Surf Coast Shire's annual budget and financial statements.
Council's accomplishments and achievements over the last year.
Strategies for corporate, community, environment, planning, emergency and more.
Official Council policies that guide decision making.
Youth survey, community satisfaction reports and more.
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Surf Coast Shire spans the traditional lands of the Wadawurrung and Eastern Maar people. We acknowledge them as the Traditional Owners and Protectors of this place. We acknowledge their ancestors who cared for the land, rivers and sea - and all of its creatures - for thousands of generations. We pay our respects to elders past, present and future who continue on this path.
Surf Coast Shire Council
1 Merrijig Drive (PO Box 350)
Torquay Victoria Australia 3228
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03 5261 0600 (8.30am-5pm M-F)
03 5261 0525 (Fax)