- 2023-10-18 CAG August 2023 Successful Funding Agreement
We have been successful with the CAG application for to help fund EoSSF 2024. Many thanks to Wellington Shire Council for their ongoing support of this annual event.
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- 2022-05-17 CAG March 2022 Successful Application Funding Agreement
We have been successful with the CAG application and have been awarded $5000 towards the seating at the basketball court. Work will commence in July. Many thanks to WSC for their ongoing support of the community,
- 2022-04-16 End of Summer Surf Festival
We had a very successful Market Day and Fishing Competition with 30 stall holders and an estimated 1200 attendees for the day.
- 2022-03-15 TPA Notice of Decision
WSC notified the Association that the TPA has been approved, pending an appeals to VCAT. The objector to the TPA has 28 days to lodge an appeal with VCAT.
- 2022-02-28 Community Assistance Grant submitted
We have applied for a Community Assistance Grant of $5000 from WSC to build seating around the 3x3 basketball court. The outcome will be know in May.
- 2022-01-31 TPA notice of objections period closed
We are now awaiting a decision by WSC as to whether the Visitor Welcome Centre and Art by the Sea Gallery TPA has passed all hurdles and has been accepted.
- 2021-12-04 End of Year celebration
An invitation is extended to the community to attend the Annual End of Year Celebration in the Open Garden from 5pm onwards. Free sausage sizzle and soft drink, music with Ryan Lestrange and Santa will make an appearance on the fire truck!
- 2021-10-21 Town Planning application submitted
The TPA for the Visitor Welcome Centre and Art by the Sea Gallery has been submitted to WSC.
- 2021-10-20 CAG August 2021 Successful Application Funding Agreement
The Association has been awarded a CAG to the value of $5000 by Wellington Shire Council towards the costs of the 2022 EoSSF. We wish to acknowledge the help this grant is towards running the EoSSF and thank WSC for their support of our community.
- 2021-10-09 Sausage sizzle and information session
The Association held another information session about the Town Centre Revitalisation Plan at the Nursery from 11:00 to 12:00 on Saturday. A big thanks to all those that dropped by for a chat and a sausage.
- 2021-09-24 Golden Beach sign chosen
An image for the new town signs situated at The Causeway and Delray beach has been submitted to the WSC and approved. The Paradise Beach selection process will begin shortly.
- 2021-09-18 Sausage sizzle and information session
The Association held another information session about the Town Centre Revitalisation Plan at the Nursery from 11:00 to 12:00 on Saturday. A big thanks to all those that dropped by for a chat and a sausage,
- 2021-09-01 New Town signs
New town signs are being rolled out across the Shire. You can find more information here.
- 2021-08-14 Sausage sizzle and information session
The Association held an information session about the Town Centre Revitalisation Plan at the Nursery from 11:00 to 12:00 on Saturday. A big thanks to all those that dropped by for a chat and a sausage.
- 2021-08-04 Grant application submitted
A grant application to WSC for a $5000 Community Assistance Grant (Events) for the 2022 End of Summer Surf Festival.
- 2021-08-03 Grant application postponed to January 2021
A grant application to WSC for a $5000 Community Assistance Grant (Facilities) for the 3x3 Basketball court seating has been postponed to the January 2022 round to allow more time to get the application completed properly.
- 2021-04-22 3x3 Basketball court
Today we began scoping out the work on the seating for the 3x3 basketball court with quotes being sought for the concreting works. The EoSSF raised $1680 from the raffle, and we are adding the $1320 currently held in the 'Younger Persons Program' account to this amount, which will allow us to apply for a WSC Community Assistance Grant of $5000 for the project.
- 2021-04-17 Life Membership award
Lorraine Gilbert was presented Life Membership of the Association today at a morning tea held at the Community Centre. There were many people there to congratulate Lorraine for her selfless work as volunteer, with the Association and many other groups in town.
- 2021-04-03 End of Summer Surf Festival
The annual EoSSF was held this weekend with the Association running the Market Day and Inaugural 90 Mile Beach Surf Fishing Competition on Easter Saturday. Thanks to the generous support of the community, we raised $1680 through the raffle. All proceeds will go towards purchasing seating for the 3x3 basketball court.
- 2021-03-20 Nursery Shade Shelter opened
The Mayor of Wellington, Cr Garry Stephens officially opened the new Shade Shelter at the Community Plant Nursery today.
- 2021-03-03 2020 AGM held
The long delayed 2020 AGM was held in the Golden Beach Community Centre on Wednesday March 3rd 17 at 7:00 pm. The 2021 AGM will be held in August this year.
- 2021-02-17 Community Digital Information Kiosk commissioned
The new Digital Information Kiosk was turned on today and will sit in the Community Centre window for the display of local news and information.
- 2021-01-05 Tap and Go commissioned
Credit card facilities have been installed at the Community Plant Nursery to allow us to provide fresh water to visitors, and to take donations towards the maintenance of, and improvements to the Community Tourist Park.
- 2020-12-24 Carport installed
A carport has been installed at the Community Plant Nursery providing shade in summer and shelter in winter for our volunteers.
- 2020-11-06 2020 AGM postponed
Due to ongoing Covid-19 restrictions and the rapid approach of the holiday season, the 2020 AGM will be postponed until February 2021. The appropriate paperwork has been submitted to Consumer Affairs.
- 2020-10-19 Notice of AGM
The 2020 AGM will be held on Wednesday the 25th of November, Coivd-19 restrictions allowing.
- 2020-10-17 Community Tourist Park re-opens
Following our WSC approved Covid Plan, the Community Nursery, Community Open Garden and RV Rest Stop Area have re-opened.
- 2020-10-13 Town Centre Revitalisation Collaborative Group
The Town Centre Revitalisation Collaborative Committee met with representatives of the Wellington Shire Council to discuss The Plan.
- 2020-10-07 Order placed for Community Nursery carport
Today the order was placed for the Community Nursery carport which will provide shade from the sun and shelter from the rain for our volunteers. We are hopeful that it will be installed before Christmas if all goes smoothly with the process.
- 2020-09-15 WSC approves grants
At the council meeting this evening WSC approved the grant applications for both the Community Nursery carport and the Information Centre electronic screen.