Visitor Info
  • Tired of paper bills?

    Tired of paper bills?

    You can now receive, pay and store your Council rate notices and animal registration renewals using BPAY View®, the quick and easy way to pay.

  • Macedon Ranges 30 Days 30 Ways

    Macedon Ranges 30 Days 30 Ways

    Discover more about local food and wine providers on a gastronomic trip around the Macedon Ranges.

  • Heatwave Help at hand

    Heatwave Help at hand

    A new and practical website has been developed to assist central Victorian residents prepare themselves and their home for heatwave conditions.

  • Go Beyond the Tattoo

    Go Beyond the Tattoo

    The Beyond the Tattoo exhibition at Kyneton Museum features tattoo machines from the 1880s, artwork, tools and a range of unusual homemade tattooing contraptions.

Shire News

Council welcomes launch of the Know Your Council website

Posted on Fri 27 November

Council has welcomed the launch of the new Know Your Council website, that provides a snapshot of how councils work.

Saying thank you to our volunteers

Posted on Tue 24 November

Council will pay tribute to the tireless efforts of volunteers within our community at a special celebratory evening at Kyneton Museum.

Dive into summer at Council’s outdoor pools

Posted on Tue 24 November

Pull out your goggles, find your bathers and pack your towel... Council’s outdoor pool season is about to begin.

Improving our local roads, intersections and footpath networks

Posted on Tue 24 November

Council is busily upgrading a number of roads, intersections and footpaths across the shire.

Events & Activities

Petanque at Hanging Rock

Date: Sat 28 November | 9:00AM - 5:00PM

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

Witness the fun and skillful game of Petanque at its best in this
Triples Tournament.

Beyond the Tattoo Exhibition

Date: Sat 28 November | 11:00AM - 4:00PM

Venue: Kyneton Museum, 67 Piper Street, Kyneton

Beyond the Tattoo is an exhibition at the Kyneton Museum that exhibits a collection of tattoo machines from the 1880's, flash artwork, Ta Moko "Uhi" tools and some of the most bizarre home made tattooing contraptions you will ever see!

Story Time at Romsey Library

Date: Mon 30 November | 10:00AM - 10:45AM

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

The weekly Story Time at Romsey Library is designed for preschool children aged 3-5 years.

Toddler Time at Gisborne Library

Date: Mon 30 November | 10:30AM - 11:00AM

Venue: Gisborne Community Centre, Hamilton Street, Gisborne

The weekly Toddler Time at Gisborne Library includes simple stories, finger plays, songs and rhymes for 0 to 2 year olds.

Emergency Notices

Council welcomes report recommendations into Lancefield-Cobaw fires

Posted on Thu 19 November

Council welcomes the release of a Victorian Government report into the Lancefield-Cobaw fires that impacted local communities in October.

Fire ready properties and roadsides

Posted on Tue 10 November

Council’s annual fire prevention inspections and roadside slashing program are well underway.

Water supplies following the Cobaw/Lancefield fires

Posted on Mon 12 October

Residents affected by the Cobaw/Lancefield fire who are reliant on tank water for their drinking supply are able to access a tank cleaning and tank refill service.

Fire recovery information

Posted on Sat 10 October

Information on how Council is helping the community respond and recover from the Lancefield-Cobaw bushfire.

Have Your Say

Have your say: Amendment C110 on public exhibition

Posted on Tue 17 November

Council is seeking comments on a new planning scheme amendment—Amendment C110—that seeks to manage rural living opportunities in the shire to 2045.

A vision for both young and old

Posted on Tue 10 November

Council is seeking input from residents and community groups to assist in the development of two new plans that will provide a future vision for those growing up and growing old in the Macedon Ranges.