This week in the Pyrenees Advocate


Ashes stolen from local cemetery

A Beaufort residents has made a plea to the community to locate his late mother’s ashes.
Reverend Keith Wright moved the ashes of his mother Iris May Wright to the Beaufort Cemetery in 2012 soon after he moved to the town.
The ashes were placed in the memorial wall at the cemetery, and a plaque was attached.

Avoca Town Hall on track for February completion

Work is progressing well on the redevelopment of the Avoca Town Hall.
Avoca Councillor Ron Eason said workmen had been on site since October, transforming the hall into a modern community facility.
The Shire’s Director of Corporate and Community Services, Evan King, said the town hall was a hive of activity.

Safe Plate and Community Safety Day at Landsborough 

The theft of number plates from vehicles within our community is increasing.  Victoria Police and Neighbourhood Watch are aiming to deter thieves from stealing number plates.  On Safe Plate Days, the standard screws holding number plates are replaced with one way security screws.

and more ..........