Advocacy Initiatives

Brimbank Council is a strong advocate for the local community. The 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.

Reduce harm from electronic gambling machines

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

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 - Fast track removal of dangerous congested level crossings

Brimbank Council is advocating to fast track the removal of dangerous level crossings at Station Road and Robinsons Road, Deer Park; and Fitzgerald Road, Sunshine West.

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.

Sports Facilities Investment

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

Transport - Upgrade the Calder Freeway

Brimbank Council wants safety improvements that will reduce congestion and cater for population and freight growth.

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.

Transport - Melbourne Airport Rail Link

Council is advocating for a link with a stop at Sunshine, which will deliver significant economic benefits to Brimbank, the West of Melbourne and regional Victoria