Public Notices & News

Parks Victoria Control Programs For Bushfire Recovery

By sarahwatt | February 24, 2021

Recommencing deer and feral animal (pig, goat and fox) control programs for bushfire recovery.   Parks Victoria, and, in joint managed parks, Gunaikurnai Lands and Water Aboriginal Corporation (GLaWAC), will be continuing its coordinated deer and feral animal control program in fire-affected areas across Eastern Victoria from March to June 2021. A coordinated approach, using…

2019-2020 Fire Season Enquiry

By sarahwatt | February 24, 2021

The Inspector General for Emergency Management, Tony Pearce, will be visiting the Alpine region to meet with community members who would like to share their experiences and stories of relief and recovery from the fires as part of Phase 2 of their Inquiry into the 2019-20 Victorian Bushfires. Phase 2 will focus on the progress…

Circuit Breaker Action Business Support Package

By sarahwatt | February 22, 2021

The Victorian Government has announced a further $143 million package to support eligible businesses impacted by the circuit breaker action to limit the spread of COVID-19. There are four initiatives available for eligible businesses as part of this support package. Full details can be found on the Business Victoria website. Click the button below to…

RRV – Landslip Prevention Works

By sarahwatt | February 16, 2021

Regional Roads Victoria are improving safety on Alpine Roads with works designed to help prevent landslips on key tourist routes, including Bogong High Plains Road. Please read the details below to see how this may affect your travels to and from Falls Creek over the coming months. Please email [email protected] for enquiries regarding these works.

Falls Creek Receives Bushfire Recovery Grant Funding

By sarahwatt | February 11, 2021

Bushfire Recovery Grant Funding of $2.5M for Lakeside Development Falls Creek Resort Management is delighted to announce that it has been successful with its application to the Bushfire Recovery Regional Economic Stimulus and Resilience Grant Fund. A grant of $2.5million will be made available for the Lakeside Trailhead and Foreshore redevelopment project on foreshore area…

New Hard Waste Collection Arrangements 2021

By sarahwatt | January 22, 2021

New Hard Waste disposal arrangements now apply Collection of hard waste will no longer occur in the village Hard waste is now being managed by FCRM at the Snow Clearing Depot at Howmans Gap. This facility will be open for Falls Creek stakeholder/resident disposal of hard waste as outlined below: 12pm – 4pm On the…

Alpine Resort Support Program | Stream 2 Now Open

By sarahwatt | January 21, 2021

The $10.31 million Alpine Resorts Support Program supports businesses in the Alpine Resorts, who may not have qualified for the Commonwealth JobKeeper or Victorian Government business support packages to date, manage the impacts of coronavirus (COVID-19). The Program is being delivered through three funding streams. Stream 2 is now open for applications. The Victorian Government…

Property Fire Prevention and Preparation 2020

By sarahwatt | October 26, 2020

New guidelines about visiting regional properties  On Sunday 18 October, the Premier of Victoria announced new public health restrictions across Victoria. These included advice regarding essential fire and flood preparedness work on properties in regional Victoria. The new guidelines do not include non-emergency maintenance works, though we are hopeful that as restrictions ease, property owners…

Business Guidance to Reopening

By sarahwatt | September 18, 2020

Sector guidance Guidance and frequently asked questions for Permitted Work Premises with on-site operations during the restricted activity period. Information for business and industry for regional Victoria and frequently asked questions for all businesses during the restricted activity period and reopening under the current roadmap. Click the button below to be taken to the Business…

Business Support Packages

By sarahwatt | September 18, 2020

Victorian Business Resilience Package $3 billion to support Victorian Businesses About the package The Victorian Government is investing $3 billion to help businesses impacted by ongoing restrictions and prepare for COVID Normal business. $3 billion in cash grants, tax relief and cashflow support will be delivered to Victorian businesses that have been most affected by…