Visitor Info
  • Changes to burning off restrictions

    Changes to burning off restrictions

    To coincide with the end of the Fire Danger Period, Council is encouraging residents on land under one acre to clean up after recent storms.

  • Equine Centre Feasibility Study survey

    Equine Centre Feasibility Study survey

    Tell us what you think of our draft Equine Centre Feasibility Study, which looks at options for a facility in the Shire capable of hosting world-class equine events.

  • Race into the 2015 Aquathon series

    Race into the 2015 Aquathon series

    Run out and dive into the 2015 Aquathon series this month. This fantastic run-and-swim series continues in Kyneton on 15 March and in Gisborne on 12 April.

Shire News

Sustainable centre design has children in mind

Posted on Thu 26 March

An environmentally-friendly early learning centre in Gisborne will begin construction in June.

Bin collection over Easter

Posted on Tue 24 March

There will be some changes to bin collection over the Easter holiday period.

Need a community grant?

Posted on Tue 24 March

From 1 April local groups will be able to apply for Council grants of up to $6,000 through the annual Community Funding Scheme.

Community eagerly awaits nature-based play park

Posted on Tue 24 March

Residents flocked to a community event in the Botanic Gardens on Saturday to explore the designs for the Kyneton Community Park.

Events & Activities

Immunisation sessions in Gisborne for 2015

Date: Fri 27 March | 4:00PM - 10:30AM

Venue: Gisborne Administration & Service Centre, 40 Robertson Street, Gisborne

Days and times for immunisations sessions in Gisborne.

Immunisation sessions in Kyneton for 2015

Date: Fri 27 March | 4:00PM - 12:30PM

Venue: Kyneton Town Hall, 129 Mollison Street, Kyneton

Days and times for immunisation sessions in Kyneton.

Immunisation sessions in Woodend for 2015

Date: Fri 27 March | 4:00PM - 3:00PM

Venue: Woodend Community Centre, Cnr Forest and High Streets, Woodend

Days and times for immunisation sessions in Woodend.

Immunisation sessions in Riddells Creek for 2015

Date: Fri 27 March | 4:00PM - 10:15AM

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

Days and times for immunisation sessions in Riddells Creek.

Emergency Notices

Resident to compensate for illegally lit fire

Posted on Tue 24 March

A man has been prosecuted for lighting a large fire in Ashbourne in breach of Council’s Local Law.

Changes to burning off restrictions in April

Posted on Thu 19 March

Council has revised burning off restrictions for the month of April to encourage residents on land under one acre to clean up after recent storms.

Celebrating women in emergency services

Posted on Tue 24 February

Women who work or volunteer for emergency services in the shire will be celebrated as part of an International Women’s Day afternoon tea in Bendigo in March.

Extra water for firefighting

Posted on Tue 24 February

The supply of water for firefighting purposes in Darraweit Guim has been boosted from 60,000 litres to 106,000 litres thanks to a joint project by Council and the CFA.

Have Your Say

Notice of Intention to Sell

Posted on Tue 10 March

In accordance with Section 189 of the Local Government Act 1989, NOTICE is hereby given that Council intends to sell the land at Lot 1 TP 613148 (Volume 02747 Folio 204) and part Crown allotment 10 Section 34A Parish Carlsruhe (Book 373 Number 979) Pipers Creek Road Kyneton.

Meet your Councillors

Posted on Tue 3 March

Residents and community groups now have the opportunity to book a one-on-one meeting with the Mayor and Councillors to discuss local issues.

Equine Centre Feasibility Study

Posted on Mon 2 March

How and why you can have your say on the draft Equine Feasibility Study, which looks at options for a facility of state and national significance capable of hosting world-class equine events.

Share your favourite place with us

Posted on Thu 26 February

Share your favourite place with us for a chance to see it published in the ShireLife newsletter and on this website.

Help shape the future of Kyneton's historic saleyards

Posted on Tue 10 February

Residents are invited to share their views on the future role of the Kyneton Saleyards as part of a strategic plan for the 154 year old facility.