Open Community Briefings


Baw Baw Shire Council is increasing its transparency and community engagement by holding open community briefings. 

Traditionally, briefings are held regularly to ensure that Councillors are well informed and in the best possible position to debate matters effectively at Council Meetings. 

Next briefing

The next Open Community Briefing will be held on Wednesday 8 July 2020 to brief Council and interested community members on Draft Public Transparency Policy and Governance Rules.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, all briefings and meetings are currently closed to the public. However, all community members are welcome to tune in to the live streamed briefing commencing from 3.00pm.

Community members are welcome to make a submission for this briefing. Submissions must be submitted by 5.00pm on Tuesday 7 July via email to or by phone on 1300 229 229. Submissions will be limited to 500 words. Go to the live-streaming page to view the meeting. 

Briefing Reports

The Ordinary Council Meeting will be held from 5:30pm.