Spring into gardening with Vasili
Join Vasili from Channel 31’s Vasili’s Garden to Kitchen to hear the best ideas for getting the garden ready for spring.
Everyone can do their bit
Council plans to reduce waste and increase recycling in the shire, but it will require a whole-of-community effort.
Your thoughts on fire
Were you affected by the January and February fires? We want to hear your thoughts on what was done well and what could be improved.
Posted on Thu 21 August
Kindergarten sessions in Woodend will continue to be affected next week due to a burst water pipe that has caused damage to the Banksia room.
Posted on Wed 20 August
Residents are being asked to nominate the types of events they would like to see programmed in Council’s annual arts and culture program.
Posted on Thu 14 August
How the community deals with fire—before, during and after an emergency—will be the focus of a series of workshops being held later this month to assist with future fire management planning.
Posted on Tue 12 August
Vasili from Channel 31’s Vasili’s Garden to Kitchen is coming to New Gisborne for a free sustainable gardening workshop sponsored by Council and Western Water.
Date: Sat 23 August | 11:00AM- 4:00PM
Venue: Kyneton Museum, 67 Piper Street, Kyneton
Freemasonry Unlocked is an exhibition at the Kyneton Musuem that explores the rich history of Freemasonry, drawing on object from the Kyneton Museum collection and lodges within the Macedon Ranges Shire.
Date: Sun 24 August | 2:00PM- 8:00PM
Venue: Baynton Hall, 51 Darlington Rd, Baynton
Join us for an afternoon and evening of workshops, film and a illustrated talk about how Aboriginal people lived in this landscape.
Date: Tue 26 August | 7:00PM- 8:30PM
Venue: Kyneton Town Hall, 129 Mollison St, Kyneton
Come and celebrate the amazing achievements of young people in our shire at the presentation of the 2014 Youth Awards.
Date: Wed 27 August | 7:00PM- 9:00PM
Venue: Malmsbury Town Hall, Mollison Street, Malmsbury
A community event for people to share their experiences and thoughts about what worked well and what didn't work well during the February fires.
Join Council and emergency services at one of our community workshops where we want to hear your thoughts on things that worked well during and after the 2014 fires, and potential areas for improvement.
Posted on Wed 6 August
The burnt wire and post collection from fire affected properties has now finished. Residents with further burnt debris can take it to a Council transfer station free of charge.
Posted on Tue 22 July
New funding will allow five shire councils across central Victoria to develop a regional approach to helping communities recover from natural disasters.
Posted on Fri 22 August
Have your say on the draft plan that sets out a four year action plan to support the full participation of people living with a disability in the shire.
Posted on Tue 15 July
Have your say on two studies which set a vision for the future commercial core of these towns, including how they should look and feel and what services and facilities are needed.
Posted on Mon 14 July
Have your say on how Council manages invasive species of weeds and pests throughout the shire.
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