Project Bulletin

Project Bulletin - October 2020

   Tuesday 6th October, 2020

Welcome to our latest project bulletin.

In this bulletin you can read about:

  • Inquiry and Advisory Committee process update

Revised dates for Directions and Public Hearing

Kalbar has been advised that the Directions and Public Hearing dates have been revised for the Fingerboards Mineral Sands Project. The revised dates enable an endorsed submission from East Gippsland Shire Council to be lodged with the Inquiry and Advisory Committee (IAC) after the new Council is elected. Council officers are to provide an initial submission by the close of the public exhibition period on 29 October 2020.

The revised dates are as follows:

  • Directions Hearing – Monday 14 December 2020
  • Hearing – week commencing Monday 1 February 2021

The timing of the Environment Effects Statement public exhibition period remains unchanged and closes at 5 pm on Thursday 29 October 2020.

Further information will be published on the Engage Victoria website at

Making a submission

Details on how to make a submission are provided on-line at

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Further information on the Fingerboards Project

For further information about the Fingerboards Project, the EES process and Technical Studies:

  • Go to our web site:
  • Join our e-mail list for updates on the project
  • Call into our office at 48 Bailey Street, Bairnsdale
  • Call or e-mail us for further information, or to make an appointment to speak with one of our team

Phone: 5152 3130
Freecall: 1800 791 396