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Grab your gloves, roll up your sleeves and join in Clean up Australia Day

Posted on Tue 21 February

Local residents, community groups, schools and businesses are being asked to join in this year’s annual Clean up Australia campaign.

If it wriggles, hops or has wings, we’re talking about it!

Posted on Tue 21 February

Council is delivering a diverse program of free environment events in March, designed to educate, engage and entertain.

Giving you a window on the world for Cultural Diversity Week

Posted on Tue 21 February

Council will present an exciting selection of events to coincide with Cultural Diversity Week–a statewide celebration of community harmony and cultural inclusion held between 18-26 March.

Quality, flexible childcare in Woodend

Posted on Mon 20 February

Are you a mum or dad who needs a few hours' break to get things done? Then Occasional Care could be just what you need!

Events & Activities

Night walks at Hanging Rock

Date: Fri 24 February | 7:00PM

Venue: Hanging Rock Reserve, 139 South Rock Road, Woodend

Experience the mystery of Hanging Rock at night, with a guided tour of the Reserve.

Business Planning - prepare for the year ahead

Date: Mon 27 February | 10:30AM - 12:30PM

Venue: Victoria Hotel, Woodend, 67 High Street, Woodend

Participants will learn how to create a one page plan for their business.

Immunisation sessions in Gisborne (Manna Gum Family & Children's Centre)

Date: Thu 2 March | 9:15AM - 10:30AM

Venue: Manna Gum Family and Children’s Centre, 71 Robertson Street, Gisborne

Days and times for immunisations sessions in Gisborne.

Immunisation sessions in Kyneton for 2017

Date: Thu 2 March | 12:00PM - 12:30PM

Venue: Kyneton Mechanics Institute, 81 Mollison Street, Kyneton

Days and times for immunisations sessions in Kyneton.

Have Your Say

Have your say on local health and wellbeing priorities

Posted on Thu 16 February

Your input will be used by Council and local health providers to inform health and wellbeing planning across the shire.

My street, my neighbourhood, my town: Gisborne Neighbourhood Character Study

Posted on Tue 14 February

Council is undertaking a neighbourhood character study to help manage change in Gisborne’s residential areas and to ensure the characteristics most valued by the community are protected and enhanced via appropriate planning controls in the planning scheme.

Community feedback sought on Pony Club shed proposal

Posted on Fri 27 January

Community feedback is being sought on a proposal to construct a large shed at the Woodend Racecourse Reserve for equestrian use by the Woodend Pony Club and other riding groups.

Have your say on the location of new bicycle racks in the shire

Posted on Fri 27 January

Cyclists are being asked to help identify potential locations for new bicycle racks in the Macedon Ranges.

Help us plan the shire's future

Posted on Mon 19 December

Council is inviting residents to have input into the development of the Council Plan 2017-2021.

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.