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Shire News

Celebrate our feathered friends during National Bird Week

Posted on Tue 20 September

Did you know that there are more than 40 woodland bird species are at risk of extinction in the Macedon Ranges?

Council lifts restrictions on burning off for small properties

Posted on Tue 20 September

Council, in consultation with local CFA brigades, has approved the lifting of burning off restrictions for the month of October for land less than 4,000 square metres.

Council enters ‘caretaker mode’ prior to Council general elections

Posted on Tue 20 September

Council will enter ‘caretaker mode’ from midnight on Tuesday 20 September until 6pm Saturday 22 October, due to Council elections.

Ensure your property is fire ready

Posted on Tue 20 September

Despite the large amount of rainfall in recent weeks, Council is urging residents not to become complacent when it comes to preparing their property for the summer fire season.

Events & Activities

Intensive Learn to Swim program at the Gisborne Aquatic Centre

Date: Wed 28 September | 9:00AM - 12:00PM

Venue: Gisborne Aquatic Centre, 6 Aitken Street, Gisborne

Children can improve their swim skills and confidence during the school holidays by joining an intensive Learn to Swim program.

Inflatable fun at the Kyneton Toyota Sports & Aquatic Centre

Date: Wed 28 September | 12:30PM - 2:30PM

Venue: Kyneton Toyota Sports & Aquatic Centre, 4 Victoria Street, Kyneton

Inflatable fun water activities will be held on nominated Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for a two week period during the September school holidays.

Inflatable fun at the Gisborne Aquatic Centre

Date: Wed 28 September | 1:00PM - 3:00PM

Venue: Gisborne Aquatic Centre, 6 Aitken Street, Gisborne

Inflatable fun water activities will be held during the September school holidays.

Intensive Learn to Swim 2 day program

Date: Wed 28 September | 3:00PM - 5:00PM

Venue: Kyneton Toyota Sports & Aquatic Centre, 4 Victoria Street, Kyneton

Short on time over the holidays? Why not try our 2 day intensive swim program. Children can improve their swim skills and confidence during the school holidays by joining an intensive Learn to Swim program.

Have Your Say

Share your vision for Hanging Rock

Posted on Tue 30 August

Residents and visitors are being asked to have their say on a new Vision Paper for the Hanging Rock precinct.