The VLGA is a unique peak body for councillors, community leaders and local governments working to build and strengthen their capacity to work together for progressive social change
28/08/2015 VLGA submission to ESC re: rate capping framework
The VLGA's submission features seven key points.
19/08/2015 Ministerial Statement on Local Government
Read the Ministerial Statement given by Minister Hutchins on 19 August regarding local government reform.
14/08/2015 Campaign To Boost Council Diversity
Minister Hutchins has announced $50,000 in funding for the VLGA's GoWomenLG 2016 project.
09/09/2015 Community Engagement Masterclass
Delivered by one of Australia's most experienced community engagement specialists, Max Hardy, this Masterclass provides an overview of emerging deliberative methods for engaging citizens in complex planning dilemmas.
17/09/2015 Councillor Leadership Dinner
Councillors are invited to a dinner with special guest Alistair Maclean, CEO of IBAC at the delightful Locanda restaurant, Melbourne.
29/09/2015 Forum: Stay safe with your group - have fun without gambling
This forum is particularly relevant to managers of aged care programs and planned activity groups, social planners and people who work in recreation, arts and culture.