The State Government recently announced changes to allow property owners to travel to their second property to carry out fire preparedness activities, provided they have a Letter of Support from the Council where the second property is located.
Report an issue with a tree on a roadside, reserve or on council land. Includes fallen trees, broken branches, leaning trees and trees with cracks through the trunk.
Find information about removing trees on private property and the permits that may be required.
We offer free native plants for private properties, schools and community groups. Find out more about the Ribbons of Green program.
If a street tree has died or has been removed, let us know and we will replace it in Autumn.
Find information and resources to help you identify and control weeds on your property.
Information about your nature strip, maintenance and Council’s roadside slashing program.
Council is asking landowners to help map plants and wildlife on private properties throughout the Yarra Ranges, with assessments being run when COVID-19 restrictions ease.
Yarra Ranges Shire Council
P.O. Box 105, Anderson Street
Lilydale, VIC 3140
P 1300 368 333
F (03) 9735 4249
Yarra Ranges Council respectfully acknowledges the traditional owners, the Wurundjeri people, as the custodians of this land. We pay respect to all Aboriginal community Elders, past and present, who have resided in the area and have been an integral part of the history of the region.
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