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Mount Egerton - Fire Alerts and Warnings

02/02/2014 - No alerts. Fire Restrictions are still in force.

CFA Community Meetings Online

Click on the attached link to see when your next local meeting is happening. Tip, search on just the Moorabool Shire.

Fires, Warnings and Incidents - CFA

Go to the CFA's website below. link to this site can also be found on the website under Quick Links at the bottom of this page.

Gordon&District News Dec 14 Jan15

Fiskville Cup

Mt Egerton Historic Group
Information on the Mt Egerton Rec Reserve Committees new sub committee - the Mt Egerton Historic Group.

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Digital TV Issues

If you are having problems with any Digital TV stations, you may need to retune your TV from 17th September 2014.

Mount Egerton Photo Galleries

Mount Egerton Photo Gallery now active, more pictures and events to come. Click on the attached link or under the 'About Mt Egerton' tab on the homepage.

Moorabool Community House Programs

The Ballan and District Community House and Adult Education Centre are now offering new courses.Click on the above news link to download the Term Program or go to

Mount Egerton Visitor Information Centre&Community Welcome Pack

Mount Egerton Visitor Information Centre&Community Welcome Pack. Click on the Links&Resources section.


To contact one of the website editors, please click on the attached link, also found at the bottom of our website.

Mount Egerton Primary School - Term 2 Mural

Click on the above link and take a look at the School's mural created with the assistance of the Mount Egerton Bungaree Warrenheip Arts Alliance.Otherwise go to

Have you seen or used the Feedback link?

You can send us your comments, suggestions and feedback by clicking on the 'Feedback' link found at the bottom right of your browser or by clicking on the link provided above.

Victorian Govenrment Carer Card Program

The Victorian Carer Card recognises the significant contribution carers make to the lives of people they care for and the communities in which they live.The card provides discounts and benefits to carers in acknowledgement of this contribution. Click on the news link to access the website and enrol or visit

CFA Household Bushfire Self Assessment Tool

There are 6 key steps that need to be considered when determining the defensibility of your house. Fantastic easy to use online assessment and tutorial.

Mount Egerton CFA wins Fiskville Cup!

Congratulations to the Mount Egerton CFA for taking home the Fiskville Cup!! Congratulations also to Clint Bachelor for being awarded Best Crew Leader on the day. Well done everyone! The Fiskville Cup was held on Sunday the 28th of October with brigades from Ballan, Blackwood, Gordon, Greendale, Millbrook, Morrisons and Mt Egerton all participating on the day. For more information and to see photos of the day click on the above heading to take you to the article on CFA Connect.

Moorabool Community Broadband and Telecommunications Strategy

Click on the above link or go to the below website for details on Broadband and Telecommunications including coverage maps and the new NBN

Mount Egerton Bungaree Warrenheip Arts Alliance

Click on the above link to see what our schools and the Mount Egerton Bungaree Warrenheip Arts Alliance are doing this year.Or go to

Have your say... Moorabool

Have your say in Moorabool through the Council's website.

Captain Moonlite

See the Wikipedia article on Captain Moonlite.

Wikipedia - Mount Egerton

See the Wikipedia article on Mount Egerton.You can update the article if you know any specific dates.

Want to give away Free Mammograms?

Simply visit the BreastCancer site and click onthe pink button to donate.Why not take a few minutesand check out there websiteor click more than once...

Mount Egerton Community Action Plan

The Mount Egerton Community Action Plan has been developed from priorities chosen by the community. This plan is a living document and aims to record the history of our development, achievements and future aspirations. Please help support and develop this plan by contacing any of the people listed within.

Ye Olde News

Historical News articles from as early as 1878 covering the History of Mount Egerton through the mining years.

Do you have disabilities reading or accessing our website?

To submit feedback, click on the above link or go to You can also add to the websites forum on Disabilities.

Business Directory Registration

Want to get your business known locally for free for local businesses and services?Click on the link to download the Business Directory Registration Form and get on-line now.

Mount Egerton to Ballan&Ballarat Bus Timetables

You will find the Mt. Egerton to Ballarat and Mt. Egerton to Ballan timetables on the home page under the 'Our Rresources' section.

Community Newsletter Archive

Do you want to read old copies of the community newsletter in full colour? Click on the attached link or they can be found under 'File Resources' under the 'Our Resources' link. Website Hints and Tips

Hints and Tips on how to make to most of

Mount Egerton and Surrounds - History, books and literature

Mount Egerton and Surrounds - History, books and literature.

Film Ballarat Hepburn and Beyond

Short film with history andhighlights from around thedistrict. See also the filmmaker's website.

CFA - Have you changed your smoke alarm batteries?

Make sure you changed your smoke alarm batteries and ensure you are safe this season.

Mount Egerton Recreation Reserve Facebook Page

Mount Egerton Recreation Reserve Facebook Page is in progress.Anyone with photo's please go join the group and add your photos.We will be using this to send invites out to group members when events are being held there.