Council Customer Service Centres, Works Depots and Libraries will close for the Christmas break from 12 noon on Friday 22, December 2023 and re-opening Tuesday, 2 January 2024.
Council's annual heritage grants are available to assist with small maintenance and conservation projects for heritage listed and significant buildings located in heritage conservation areas.
Applications can be made for minor repairs and maintenance such as external painting, roofing, restoration of timber windows and awning replacement across heritage sites in the region.
Grants between $1,500 and $5,000 are available, with matched funding to be provided by the applicant. Any proposed works are to obtain appropriate approvals, and applicants are required to supply two quotes for the proposed work. Council currently recognises more than 450 individually listed heritage items and four heritage conservation areas in the Mid-Western Region.
2023/24 Heritage Grants opened on Friday, 4 August 2023 and closed on Friday, 1 September 2023.