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Published on 17 February 2020
A new project will explore how places, people and business link together in the Surf Coast Shire to help foster Prosperous Places.
Published on 14 February 2020
Works are about to start on a new 1.3 kilometre pathway loop along the Barwon River in Winchelsea.
Published on 11 February 2020
The Surf Coast Shire's summer social media photo competition drew almost 250 entries, with three winners taking home a special print of their photographs.
21 February 2020
The Nationals will be held at Point Danger between 21 and 24 February, 2020.
23 February 2020
Come to a screening of Against Our Oath - the inside story of the Medevac Bill.
21 March 2020
Learn how to weave using plant fibres and recycled materials
Find out about changes to the former Winchelsea Shire Hall.
Surf Coast Council is undertaking a major strategy project - Prosperous Places, which takes a close look at the Shire and its places to better understand how to positively and proactively shape our future.
The Barwon River Playground is due for replacement as part of Council’s Asset Renewal Program. Construction is due to commence in March 2020.
Make a request for service, get information, or report a maintenance issue.
The Fire Danger Period for the Surf Coast has begun: Are you Fire Ready?
We are changing the way our community manages waste and want to hear your thoughts.
Surf Coast Shire Council
1 Merrijig Drive (PO Box 350)
Torquay Victoria Australia 3228
03 5261 0600