Murtoa Progress Association News

March 14, 2017

Call for Entries for The Stick Shed Logo Design Competition

The newly formed Murtoa Stick Shed Committee of Management are inviting the wider community to unleash their creativity with a chance to make history in creating a logo for the National Heritage Listed icon of Australia located in Murtoa, The Stick Shed. Committee members welcome the logo competition idea as a way for all talented...


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October 7, 2016

Big Weekend had Many Highlights

This year’s Big Weekend in Murtoa provided many highlights to the numerous visitors and locals who attended this year’s event. New attractions as well as the usual events attracted excellent crowds. Big Weekend Committee Chairman David Grigg said ‚ÄúDespite the threatening weather, attendances at all events held over the weekend attracted excellent crowds with many...


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June 23, 2016

Council Community Engagement

All Murtoa and District Residents are invited to attend the Council Community Engagement meeting next Wednesday June 29th at the Mechanics Hall commencing 6.00pm with a meal. This is an excellent opportunity to meet with Councillors and Senior Staff to find out what Council has planned for the ensuing 12 months and to discuss any...


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December 11, 2015

Small towns to undertake creative transformations

Dookie transformed a quarry into an open-air arts venue, Natimuk turned a nature strip into a community arts space and Neerim South created a giant new sculpture to mark the town entrance – and now, six new towns will be transformed by creativity following the return of the Small Town Transformations program. Managed by Regional...


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