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Weather Emergency Information

For up-to-date emergency information, please visit Council's Facebook page. Weather emergency information (including road closures) can be found at the link below.

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Our Region

South Gippsland Shire is located in south-eastern Victoria, about 100 kilometres south-east of the Melbourne CBD. South Gippsland Shire is bounded by Cardinia and Baw Baw Shires in the north, Latrobe City and Wellington Shire in the east, Bass Strait in the south, and Bass Coast Shire in the west.

Its major towns are Leongatha, Korumburra, Mirboo North and Foster, and other significant townships include Dumbalk, Fish Creek, Loch, Meeniyan, Nyora, Poowong, Port Welshpool, Sandy Point, Tarwin Lower, Toora, Venus Bay and Welshpool and many other small communities. South Gippsland Shire was formed in 1994 from the amalgamation of four municipalities. It has an area of 3,300 square kilometres with substantial coastal frontage.

The video above, Our Story, is a snapshot of the health and wellbeing of our community. It has been developed through collaboration between South Gippsland Shire Council, Bass Coast Shire Council and South Coast Primary and Community Partnership.

Click the map above and enter your address on our NEW 'Our Region' map to view property information, planning reports and garbage collection details.

Please note:

The property boundaries shown in the map are provided by the State Government and are indicative only.
Map content is not the responsibiltiy of Council. We are unfortunately unable to fix details contained in Google Street view or satellite imagery.