Visitor Info
  • Aussie backyard bird count & forum

    Aussie backyard bird count & forum

    Get involved in Birdlife Australia’s inaugural Aussie Backyard Bird Count during National Bird Week (20–26 October).

  • Community lunches in Kyneton

    Community lunches in Kyneton

    Come and enjoy a tasty two-course meal and meet others from your local community.

  • Summer fitness specials

    Summer fitness specials

    Get summer-body ready with 25% off all gym and swim memberships at the Gisborne Fitness and Aquatic Centres.

  • Introducing Casserole Club

    Introducing Casserole Club

    An innovative, community-based program that pairs people who find it difficult to prepare regular meals with those who love to cook in Lancefield.

  • Let's improve our waste line!

    Let's improve our waste line!

    We want to know your thoughts on our draft Waste Strategy that aims to reduce waste and increase recycling in the shire.

Shire News

Funding for community facilities welcomed

Posted on Fri 17 October

Neighbourhood houses in Riddells Creek and Romsey, and the Lancefield Men’s Shed, are set to benefit from additional funding following recent announcements by the Victorian Government.

Kyneton Community Park vision a step closer

Posted on Thu 16 October

Architectural firm, Laidlaw & Laidlaw, has been appointed to develop detailed designs for the Kyneton Community Park project, to be located at the rear of the Kyneton Botanic Gardens.

Pre-teen training

Posted on Thu 16 October

For primary school aged students and young teenagers. Pre-teen class is designed to teach participants exercise technique, body and health awareness as well as making exercise fun. This is a safe, fun and energetic class for all fitness types.

Weekly lunch to promote social connections in Kyneton

Posted on Thu 16 October

A new weekly community lunch will kick off next Wednesday in Kyneton, offering people from all walks of life an opportunity to enjoy a tasty two-course meal and meet others from their local community.

Events & Activities

Immunisation sessions in Riddells Creek for 2014

Date: Tue 21 October | 9:30AM- 10:15AM

Venue: Riddells Creek Senior Citizens Hall, 74 Main Road, Riddells Creek

Days and times for immunisation sessions in Riddells Creek.

Immunisation sessions in Romsey for 2014

Date: Tue 21 October | 11:30AM- 12:15PM

Venue: Romsey Community Hub / Centre, 96-100 Main Road, Romsey

Days and times for immunisation sessions in Romsey.

test event via outlook.com account

Date: Wed 22 October | 7:00PM- 7:00PM

Venue: Black Hill Reserve, Ennis Road, Kyneton

test

Home business morning tea

Date: Thu 23 October | 10:00AM- 12:00PM

Venue: Duneira , Officer Lane, Mount Macedon

Business networking session.

Emergency Notices

Council lifts burning off restrictions

Posted on Tue 23 September

Council will lift burning off restrictions on small blocks during October to encourage residents to be proactive in their fire preparedness this year.

Fire recovery update

Posted on Mon 1 September

Although the February fires may seem a distant memory, for many the recovery process continues, particularly physical clean up and the replacement of infrastructure.

Bushfire preparations

Posted on Mon 1 September

Last summer's fires were a reminder that the very things that attract people to our region also place us at a higher risk of bushfire and grassfire.

Bushfire safety powerline upgrades

Posted on Mon 1 September

Electricity distribution infrastructure in bushfire prone areas is currently being upgraded.

Have Your Say

Intention to enter a Regional Library Agreement

Posted on Tue 30 September

Submissions are invited on Council’s intention to enter a Regional Library Agreement with Goldfields Library Corporation for a four year period to 2018.

Draft Asset Management Strategy

Posted on Tue 30 September

Community comments are invited on the draft Asset Management Strategy that outlines how Council manages important assets such as roads, drains, buildings, facilities and open spaces.

Let’s improve our waste line!

Posted on Tue 23 September

Following a recent review, Council has developed a new strategy to reduce waste and increase recycling across the shire over the next five years.