BCS Inc. News 2016
|*||BIG TREE SLAUGHTER|
AT COLLEGE SITE: Disgusted citizens
tragedy. A 100%indigenous planting is now
|*||MRS JOAN KRSTIC: A BCS Inc. member|
since 1997, Joandied on 2016-12-10.
ARBORIST’S REPORT ON COLLEGE SITE
TREES: This important
arborist’s report is accessible here.
|*||BCS INC. THANKS|
CHRIS SUTTON: BCS Inc’s letterunder seal thanked Chris, a
former BCS Inc. President, for his
AUTHORITY’S ‘INFORMATION SESSION’: VSBA’ssession, on Friday, 25 November,
shows BCS Inc. President’s letter
applauding the school winning a
|*||IMPORTANT LETTER: BCS Inc. publishes a|
strong letterto the Education Minister on
major issues with the school site
|*||VIDEO: See a 7-minutevideo of Heather Stewart|
explaining the importance of retaining
trees, including the River Red Gums.
SESSION: A full meeting
heard reportof work to reduce tree loss
& avoid non-indigenous planting at
TREES: Plansand details of tree removal and
replacement provided by School
|*||BAYSIDE COUNCIL ELECTIONRESULTS: The polls were declared|
at 5:30 p.m. on 2016-11-02 at the
Bayside Corporate Centre.
|*||229 TREES TO GO AT|
SECONDARY COLLEGE: BCS Inc. and
Bayside City Council want detailsof trees and time to consider.
|*||BCS INC. THANKS CR|
HEATHER STEWART: BCS Inc’s letterunder seal thanked Heather for
her fine work on Bayside Council.
BAYSIDE’S CR LAURIE EVANS: BCS Inc. advertisements
in Bayside Leader urge ‘VOTE
1 Laurie Evans’.
|*||DRAFT MINUTES OF|
THE 2016 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING, AND
NATIONAL HERITAGE LISTING: The applicationfor Beaumaris Bay is now on the
federal heritage website.
|*||BCSINC. BULLETIN: July 2016|
issue features Concourse Master
Plan, marina threat, footpath
concreting, and Amendment C140.
|*||BCSINC. CONGRATULATES BAYSIDE CITY|
COUNCIL: The Council readilyagreed to BCS Inc’s request to
soon remove the four large basalt
boulders on the beach
just north of Table Rock Point,
and has now done so. Neither Council
staff nor BCS Inc. is aware of how,
why or when the large extraneous
boulders came to be there.
LIST NOMINATOR HONOURED: Assoc. Prof. Vicki
Kotsirilos, President of the Sandringham Foreshore
Association, whose married name
is Karalis, and who was a principal of
the Consortium that has nominatedBeaumaris Bay for Australia’s
National Heritage List, was listed in
the 2016Queen’s Birthday Honours List as
a Member of the Order of Australia
|*||PLANNING PANEL REPORT|
ON C140: Council will developits response to the
recommendation to abandon Amendment C140.
|*||GIANT WHALE TOOTH|
AT BEAUMARIS: Museum Victoria
confirms Beaumaris as site of
Australia’s largest-everwhale tooth find.
SUSTAINABILITY FRAMEWORK: BCS Inc’s commentsubmitted on Bayside City
C140 PLANNING PANEL: BCS Inc. officers
addressed the Panel to support theC140 Amendment.
IN VNPA MAGAZINE: Threat to Beaumaris
Bay is reported in Victorian National
Parks Association’s March Park
|*||MLC ASKS MINISTER|
TO NOT RENEW BMYS LTD LEASE: Greens MLC for
Southern Metropolitan Region, Sue
Pennicuik, has asked,
in Parliament, the Environment
Minister to not renew Beaumaris Motor
Yacht Squadron Ltd’s lease on its
expiry in 2018.
|*||CONSORTIUMNOMINATES BEÅUMARIS BAY: Beaumaris Bay|
has been nominated for
|*||DRAFTLANDSCAPE POLICY: A|
BCSInc. letter commented
on Bayside City Council’s
|*||RESPONSETO COUNCIL FOOTPATH POLICY:|
BCSInc. letterasks Council to recognize
where paved footpaths should
not be built.
| News in previous years: 2015|