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Shire News

Celebrate our feathered friends during National Bird Week

Posted on Tue 20 September

Did you know that there are more than 40 woodland bird species are at risk of extinction in the Macedon Ranges?

Council lifts restrictions on burning off for small properties

Posted on Tue 20 September

Council, in consultation with local CFA brigades, has approved the lifting of burning off restrictions for the month of October for land less than 4,000 square metres.

Council enters ‘caretaker mode’ prior to Council general elections

Posted on Tue 20 September

Council will enter ‘caretaker mode’ from midnight on Tuesday 20 September until 6pm Saturday 22 October, due to Council elections.

Ensure your property is fire ready

Posted on Tue 20 September

Despite the large amount of rainfall in recent weeks, Council is urging residents not to become complacent when it comes to preparing their property for the summer fire season.

Events & Activities

Trick or Treatment exhibition

Date: Fri 30 September | 11:00AM - 4:00PM

Venue: Kyneton Museum, 67 Piper Street, Kyneton

Trick or Treatment explores the stories behind the Victorian era medical quackery through objects from both the Kyneton Museum's collection and the University of Melbourne Medical Museum collections.

Beep Test

Date: Sun 2 October | 9:00AM - 9:30AM

Venue: Kyneton Toyota Sports & Aquatic Centre, 4 Victoria Street, Kyneton

Come along to Kyneton Toyota Sports & Aquatic Centre and test your cardiovascular fitness with a beep test. These test are held the first Sunday in every month.

The Small Business Bus is coming to Romsey

Date: Mon 3 October | 10:00AM - 4:00PM

Venue: 96 Main Street, Romsey

Free mentoring and business advice

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

Date: Thu 6 October | 9:15AM - 10:30AM

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

Days and times for immunisations sessions in Gisborne.

Have Your Say

Share your vision for Hanging Rock

Posted on Tue 30 August

Residents and visitors are being asked to have their say on a new Vision Paper for the Hanging Rock precinct.