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If you have even mild flu symptoms arrange a Covid-19 test by speaking to your GP or calling the Public Health Hotline 1800 671 738.

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Online Council Meetings

You can access the live stream of the Council Meeting taking place on Tuesday 22 September 2020 at 5:00pm here:

This meeting will be open to the public but due to COVID-19 restrictions, you must register your attendance prior to the meeting by contacting Council on (03) 6471 4700 or via email at

Questions from the public can also be submitted to the General Manager or a Councillor (to raise on your behalf) up to 7 days prior to the meeting. Those submitted after that time will be taken as questions without notice. A recording of the meeting will be available on our website in the days following the meeting.

You do not need a Microsoft Teams account to join the live stream, select "view in browser" and then "join anonymously".

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West Coast Annual Clean-Up

23 February 2016

The West Coast Council will be conducting its annual clean-up on Tuesday 8 and Wednesday 9 March with an extended list of items able to be collected as part of the initiative this year.

“Furniture, electrical appliances, green waste and car bodies can be collected as part of the 2016 Clean-Up,” General Manager Dirk Dowling said.  “This will assist Council with sorting at landfill and reduce double-handling of waste items from our transfer stations.”

The annual clean-up has been held for many years, and previously restricted to smaller amounts of general and green waste.  It is hoped that in expanding items able to be collected registrations will increase.

Normal kerbside wheelie bin collection will occur over the clean-up days.  Broken glass, asbestos materials, fuels, oils, gas bottles and tyres are unable to be collected as part of the program.

Residents have until Monday 7 March to register to be included in the clean-up.