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Shire News

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!

Aussie rock outfit Midnight Oil set to perform at the Rock

Posted on Fri 17 February

Australian rock legends Midnight Oil announce their performance at Hanging Rock in November.

Road closure: McKim Road, Gisborne

Posted on Fri 17 February

Council is advising residents of its intention to close McKim Road in Gisborne to through traffic.

Plans revealed for former Romsey Primary School site

Posted on Thu 16 February

The transformation of the historic 150-year-old former Romsey Primary School site into a community health centre surrounded by an all-inclusive park is taking shape.

Events & Activities

Immunisation sessions in Riddells Creek for 2017

Date: Tue 21 February | 9:30AM - 10:15AM

Venue: Riddells Creek Community Centre, 74 Main Road, Riddells Creek

Days and times for immunisation sessions in Riddells Creek.

Immunisation sessions in Romsey for 2017

Date: Tue 21 February | 11:30AM - 12:15PM

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

Days and times for immunisation sessions in Romsey.

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.

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.