Advocacy Initiatives

Brimbank Council is a strong advocate for the local community. Council is working to help make sure Brimbank gets a fair go and a fair share of investment from the State and Federal Governments. Keep a look out on this page for a range of advocacy initiatives that Brimbank Council is undertaking.

St Albans Leisure Centre Replacement

Brimbank Council is planning a new health and wellbeing hub to make real improvements to the health and lives of our community.

Reduce harm from electronic gambling machines

Brimbank has had the highest gambling losses of any municipality in Victoria for the last 10 years.

Transport - Electrify Ballarat line to Melton/Bacchus Marsh

Brimbank wants improvements to the Ballarat rail line and wants the line electrified to Melton/Bacchus Marsh.

Growing Brimbank

Brimbank Council, in partnership with the Australian Health Policy Collaboration at Victoria University, is working to lift health and education outcomes in Brimbank.

Transport - Fast track removal of dangerous congested level crossings

We're advocating to fast track the removal of dangerous level crossings at Station Road and Robinsons Road, Deer Park; and Fitzgerald Road, Sunshine West.

Sports Facilities Investment

Brimbank wants State and Federal Government support to address increasing demand for sports facilities.

Transport - A Reliable, Quality Bus Network

Brimbank Council wants reliable, frequent, easy to use bus services that take people where they want to go.

Transport - Better cycling and walking connections

Brimbank Council wants new, gold-standard cycling and pedestrian paths that will encourage more people to use active transport as a safe, alternative mode of travel.

Support learning in all life phases

We're seeking to achieve better learning outcomes throughout Brimbank.