Visitor Info
  • What shows are coming this year?

    What shows are coming this year?

    Come along to our free Arts & Culture season launch on 12 February and find out what exciting shows will be onstage and on exhibition in 2016.

  • High five for extra gym hours

    High five for extra gym hours

    You asked for it and now you've got it: Gisborne Fitness Centre has expanded its hours and now can be accessed from 5am-11pm every day.

  • Heatwave Help at hand

    Heatwave Help at hand

    A new and practical website has been developed to assist central Victorian residents prepare themselves and their home for heatwave conditions.

  • Tired of paper bills?

    Tired of paper bills?

    You can now receive, pay and store your Council rate notices and animal registration renewals using BPAY View®, the quick and easy way to pay.

Shire News

Community satisfaction survey underway

Posted on Tue 9 February

Residents are encouraged to participate in the 2016 community satisfaction survey, if they are contacted by phone this month.

Your trash could be our treasure!

Posted on Tue 9 February

Council is looking for unique construction materials to assist in the construction of the new Kyneton Community Park, situated within Kyneton’s Botanic Gardens.

Major projects update

Posted on Tue 9 February

Construction of the Gisborne Early Learning Centre, Dixon Field Pavilion and refurbishment works at the Romsey Skate Park public toilets are underway.

Get the facts on weeds: workshop and booklet

Posted on Tue 9 February

Do you know the difference between a noxious, environmental and agricultural weed?

Events & Activities

2016 Events Program Launch

Date: Fri 12 February | 5:30PM - 8:00PM

Venue: Kyneton Town Hall, 129 Mollison Street Kyneton, Kyneton

Come along to our 2016 Events Program Launch. Be the first to find out what's hot in arts and culture this year. Special guest appearances, refreshments, prizes - free event, all welcome.

Valentines Day film night at Hanging Rock

Date: Sat 13 February | 7:00PM

Venue: Hanging Rock Reserve, 139 South Rock Road , Newham

Celebrate Valentine’s Day under the stars at Hanging Rock.

Classic car display at Hanging Rock

Date: Sun 14 February | 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Venue: Hanging Rock Reserve, 139 South Rock Road , Newham

A day not to be missed by enthusiasts of classic, vintage & veteran cars, commercials and bikes.

Home business morning tea

Date: Thu 25 February | 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Venue: Baringo Food & Wine Co., 283 Station Road, New Gisborne

Come along to the Macedon Ranges Home Business network (MRHBN) morning tea for tips, information and networking with other home businesses.

Emergency Notices

Fire recovery efforts following fire north of Kyneton

Posted on Wed 20 January

Council is encouraging residents to contact the emergency recovery team if they were affected by Tuesday’s bushfire north of Kyneton.

Council welcomes report recommendations into Lancefield-Cobaw fires

Posted on Thu 19 November

Council welcomes the release of a Victorian Government report into the Lancefield-Cobaw fires that impacted local communities in October.

Fire ready properties and roadsides

Posted on Tue 10 November

Council’s annual fire prevention inspections and roadside slashing program are well underway.

Water supplies following the Cobaw/Lancefield fires

Posted on Mon 12 October

Residents affected by the Cobaw/Lancefield fire who are reliant on tank water for their drinking supply are able to access a tank cleaning and tank refill service.

Have Your Say

Community satisfaction survey underway

Posted on Tue 9 February

Residents are encouraged to participate in the 2016 community satisfaction survey, if they are contacted by phone this month.

Your trash could be our treasure!

Posted on Tue 9 February

Council is looking for unique construction materials to assist in the construction of the new Kyneton Community Park, situated within Kyneton’s Botanic Gardens.

Amendment C109: Errors, anomalies and minor changes to the Macedon Ranges Planning Scheme

Posted on Tue 26 January

Amendment C019 to the Macedon Ranges Planning Schem is on public exhibition until 26 February 2016.

Notice of intention to lease 140-142 Main Street Romsey

Posted on Tue 12 January

Council gives notice of its intention to enter into a lease with Cobaw Community Health Services Ltd. at 140-142 Main Street Romsey.

Amendment C102 - Tilwinda Views Estate Stage 2

Posted on Mon 11 January

Amendment C102 to the Macedon Ranges Planning Scheme is on public exhibition until 19 February 2016.