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New Lease of Life for Bute Rest Centre

10 Apr 2024
In a move to revitalise the Bute Rest Centre, Barunga West Council has agreed to lease the facility to the Bute 2000 Progress Group.
Media Release

Port Broughton Revels in Easter Weekend Success

03 Apr 2024
Easter Long Weekend activities and events at Port Broughton have been an overwhelming success, highlighted by perfect mid-30C weather and a vibrant community atmosphere. This marks a significant contrast to last year's conditions, which saw events curtailed by rain and cooler, breezier weather.
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Beach Ready for Easter Weekend

28 Mar 2024
As part of Barunga West Council’s commitment to preserving its coastline, a major round of sand replenishment has been successfully completed ahead of schedule, ensuring Port Broughton’s popular beach is in prime condition for the upcoming Easter long weekend.
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2024 Port Broughton Classic & Vintage Show N Shine

26 Mar 2024
Show off your pride and joy by displaying your cars, motorcycles and more at the 2024 Port Broughton Classic & Vintage Show N Shine.
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Council Invests in Bute's Future

15 Mar 2024
Barunga West Council has invested more than $2.3 million in the small town of Bute over the past three years, focusing on critical infrastructure and enhancing community facilities.
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Barunga West Winning War on Waste

15 Mar 2024
In a boost to environmental sustainability, Barunga West Council's Food Organics and Green Organics (FOGO) collection program has achieved a remarkable landfill diversion rate of 57 per cent in its first full year of operation.