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Mitchell Avenue Reserve Dog Park

The Mitchell Avenue dog park will be constructed in the first two weeks of July 2019 and will provide a large fenced enclosure with a mix of trees, shrubs and open space for dogs to run around safely off-leash.

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Railway project

North East Railway Projects

There are a number of projects currently happening on the North East Rail Line. These include the North East Rail Line Upgrade and the Inland Rail project.

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Railway Precinct

Railway Precinct Update

A project aimed at bringing new life to Wangaratta’s Railway Precinct is gaining momentum.

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Rural City of Wangaratta proposed logo

Draft Brand Strategy

A Brand Strategy for the entire municipality will drive investment and growth in the Rural City of Wangaratta.

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Library Refurbishment

A refurbishment of Wangaratta Library is currently taking place, meaning slight disruptions for library users.

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Performers and vendors

Seeking Performers and Vendors

Rural City of Wangaratta is seeking expressions of interest from event performers and vendors.

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Lost Trades Revival

Seeking Lost Trades Stallholders

Lost Trades Revival invites artisans and craftspeople to demonstrate their unique skills and share knowledge of trades which have been lost to the ages.

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Warm House, Cool Neighbours

It’s that time of year! Winter's approaching and wood heaters will start to fire up. But what can you do to eliminate unnecessary air pollution?

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Ride High Country EOI

Local businesses are encouraged to make the most of a Ride High Country EOI process, aiming to grow cycling businesses in the region.

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Drought bores and stand pipes

A number of Community Drought Bores and Stand Pipes are available throughout the municipality.

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Concept drawing of 50m pool

Wangaratta Aquatics Project

The Rural City of Wangaratta's Aquatics Project involves building an outdoor heated 50m pool and indoor hydrotherapy pool at the Wangaratta Indoor Sports and Aquatic Centre (WISAC)

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Cruse Street extension

Cruse Street extension

The road that will carry 5000 new residents will be constructed in Wangaratta's North West

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Plane trees in King George Gardens

Ovens Street and King George Gardens update

A shaded, pedestrian friendly streetscape linking King George Gardens with Wangaratta's CBD will be created in Ovens Street.

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What is ewaste?

E-waste changes coming

As of 1st July 2019 e-waste is no longer accepted in any bin or landfill site across Victoria.

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Creating an age-friendly community

Council is exploring opportunities with the community about how to create an age-friendly community where older people can work, live, play and feel valued as a member of the community.

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Rural Placemaking Project

Love Rural Wangaratta

The Rural City of Wangaratta recognises the importance of ‘place’ for a community and will focus on strengthening the connection and use people have for the places and spaces they share.

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Our Community Promise Survey

Our Community Promise Survey

Council has recently launched a new 1-2 minute survey on our website to help us understand how well we are delivering on the five commitments we have made in the course of performing our duties for the community.

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Roadworks

Current Roadworks

Find all the current roadworks happening around the municipality.

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