Information regarding the archival collection of records held by Loddon Shire Council and permanent value records that have been transferred to the custody of the Public Record Office Victoria.
How to locate information within historic rate books
As Council is only able to provide a limited research service, some of the more commonly used publications and resources are listed for reference purposes.
Minutes of council meetings were created in accordance with section 145 of the Municipal Institutions Act 1863 (27 Vic., No.184) and with subsequent legislation relating to local government including the Local Government Act 1958 (No.6299).
Electronic copies of rate books for the East Loddon Shire
The Shire of Gordon was a local government area about 245 kilometres (152 mi) north-northwest of Melbourne. The shire covered an area of 2,028 square kilometres (783.0 sq mi), and existed from 1885 until 1995.
Council minutes for the Shire of Korong.
Rate books for the Korong Shire from 1867 to 1927
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