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Shire News

Saying thank you to our volunteers

Posted on Fri 9 December

Council acknowledged the boundless efforts of volunteers within our community at a special celebratory evening on Monday, International Volunteers Day.

Basketball stars shooting hoops at Romsey

Posted on Tue 6 December

It’s a holiday slam dunk at Romsey Recreation Centre, where Bendigo Spirit basketballers will run free clinics during the school holidays.

Construction begins at Kyneton Community Park

Posted on Tue 6 December

This week marks the beginning of construction works at Kyneton Community Park–the town’s newest open space, located in the heart of Kyneton’s Botanic Gardens.

Live4Life a finalist at VicHealth Awards

Posted on Tue 6 December

Council’s Live4Life initiative was a finalist in the Improving Mental Wellbeing category in the 2016 VicHealth Awards, held at Federation Square in Melbourne last week.

Events & Activities

Changing Tracks exhibition

Date: Sun 11 December | 11:00AM - 4:00PM

Venue: Kyneton Museum, 67 Piper Street, Kyneton

Changing Tracks reveals the ways we listen to music and takes you through the eras when vinyl was king, mix tapes were for road trips and iPods were cool.

YEP Xmas break-up

Date: Thu 15 December | 4:00PM - 6:30PM

Venue: Woodend Swimming Pool, Woodend

Register now for the YEP Christmas break up pool party

Immunisation sessions in Riddells Creek for 2016

Date: Tue 20 December | 9:30AM - 10:15AM

Venue: Riddells Creek Leisure Centre, Sutherlands Road, Riddells Creek

Days and times for immunisation sessions in Riddells Creek from June to December.

Immunisation sessions in Romsey for 2016

Date: Tue 20 December | 11:30AM - 12:15PM

Venue: Romsey Community Hub / Centre, 98-100 Main Street, Romsey

Days and times for immunisation sessions in Romsey.

Have Your Say

Comments invited on draft plan for Black Hill Reserve in Kyneton

Posted on Fri 2 December

Council is inviting comments on a draft environmental management plan for Black Hill Reserve in Kyneton.

Gisborne Marshlands, Racecourse Reserve & Magnet Hill Environmental Management Plan

Posted on Mon 21 November

To inform the vision for the reserves, we would like to know what you value about each site and what you would like them to be like in the future.

Expressions of interest wanted to lease land to graze

Posted on Tue 15 November

Council is calling for expressions of interest to lease land to graze at the corner of Barringo and Hamilton roads in New Gisborne.

Plan to meet growing demand at Gisborne Library

Posted on Tue 15 November

Residents are invited to have their say on the new Gisborne Library courtyard, which is part of a library master plan being jointly developed by Council and Goldfields Library Corporation.

Macedon and Mount Macedon—Amendments C114 and C115

Posted on Tue 8 November

Proposed amendments C114 and C115 seek to implement the direction of the Macedon Urban Design Guidelines (August 2016) and the Mount Macedon Urban Design Guidelines (August 2016).

Help shape the future of our iconic Gisborne Botanic Gardens

Posted on Tue 8 November

You can share your ideas and aspirations for the Gisborne Botanic Gardens next month as work begins on a new five-year master plan for the iconic site.