Bill Sykes, MP, to Visit Fire Threatened Dinner Plain


Immediate Release
Wednesday 13 February 2013

From:   Dinner Plain Residents and Business Operators Society

Bill Sykes, MP, to Visit Fire Threatened Dinner Plain


Dinner Plain, Victoria: As a result of the recent bushfires of North East Victoria affecting Dinner Plain and Mount Hotham, Bill Sykes, MP, state member for Benalla will visit, meet and converse with community, residents and business operators at a meeting to be held in Dinner Plain on Friday 15 February at 11.30am at Alphutte (Horse Shoe Circle), Dinner Plain – next to Pinnacle.  All members of the community, business owners and operators of Mount Hotham and Dinner Plain are encouraged and welcome to attend.

Since the commencement of the fires, Bill has been actively in discussions with the state Minister for Tourism and Major Events, Louise Asher regarding regional economic recovery and plans for driving visitors back into the region once the area is once again safe to visit.

On Friday, Bill will be in a position to discuss and address issues relevant to the recent bushfire situation, particularly with regard to state government assistance and funding available to boost the local economy and encourage people to visit the area.

For further information please contact Elaine Burridge,, 0417 089589.


Media Contact:

Elaine Burridge

Accommodation at Dinner Plain

(p) 03 5159 6556

(f) 03 5159 6555


Emma Lovell
Lovelly Communications
0413 955 970

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