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The information on this website was posted prior to the Council election period, 21 September – 23 October 2021. No updates will be made during this period unless it is a statutory requirement.

Korumburra Community Hub

The Korumburra Community Hub development is a component of the Korumburra Revitalisation Project (KRP) which aims to reinvigorate the town centre and meet the needs of the community through development of integrated services and the platform to attract investment. The Hub is a Council Priority Project which was first formally endorsed on 26 July 2017 and is identified in the Korumburra Town Centre Framework Plan adopted by Council in October 2013. The Hub has been designed by architects France-Jones Morehen Thorpe (FJMT) and will accommodate;   

  • Library services
  • Milpara Community House services
  • Korumburra Senior Citizens
  • Korumburra and District Historical Society
  • Multi-purpose meeting spaces / consulting rooms
  • Kitchen facility for catering purposes
  • Wall display space for Rotary Club art exhibitions and other exhibitions / displays
  • Future provision for Council services

Funding of $5M has been received from the Victorian Governments Community Infrastructure Loan Scheme and $750,000 from the Living Libraries Infrastructure Fund.

Construction is anticipated to commence late 2021 and be completed late 2022.

Progress Report - August 2021

  • Tender period has closed as at 22/06/2021.
  • Construction tender to be approved at the July council meeting.
  • The public voting for the naming of the facility has closed, with the preferred name to endorsed at the August Council meeting.
  • Application for Building Permit has been submitted.
  • Construction contract awarded to 2Construct Pty Ltd.