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IGEM review into the Coolaroo fire

15 August 2017

The Inspector-General for Emergency Management will conduct a review of last month’s fire at a recycling plant in Coolaroo.

Grants now open for community legal centres

4 August 2017

Community legal centres across Victoria are encouraged to apply for a share of $7.1 million over two years from the Community Legal Centre Grant Funds Program.

Aerial view of Lakes Entrance

Review of process to make native title claims

3 August 2017

Barrister Tim Goodwin has been appointed to review part of the process Traditional Owner groups must undertake to negotiate a native title claim.

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The department acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the land and acknowledges and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.