This week in the Pyrenees Advocate


Beaufort guests here

Beaufort will welc  ome 38 international guests next week. 

The guests, from France and Luxemburg, will arrive next and stay with host families in Beaufort for a week. 

Huge result for shire council

Pyrenees Shire Council has reduced its debt by $700,000 while still maintaining an operating surplus of $500,000.

This astounding result was confirmed in the shire’s annual report for the 2014-15 financial year tabled at last Tuesday’s council meeting. 

The debt reduction from $1.9 to $1.2million, as well as its healthy surplus was recorded despite $6.4million being committed to capital expenditure which included $4.9million spent on asset renewal.

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