Council newsletters

ShireLife newsletter

Our ShireLife newsletter is a resident newsletter covering Council projects, services, events and activities happening throughout the Macedon Ranges.

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Download the latest edition(PDF, 4MB) or view the digital version below.


Accessible formats

You can also subscribe to receive accessible versions of ShireLife via email, or download the latest accessible version(DOCX, 109KB) , which is suitable for readers who are blind or have low vision. If you would prefer to receive our accessible versions by post, please call us on (03) 5422 0302.

Email newsletters

Over 55s Connect

Subscribe to our Over 55s Connect eNews for quarterly updates on events and opportunities around the shire for over 55s.

Aquatics and leisure

Subscribe to our Aquatics & Leisure eNews for information about fitness classes, sporting activities, lane availability, swim lessons, school holiday activities and membership specials.

Arts and culture

Subscribe to our Arts & Culture eNews for the latest news about local arts and cultural events, heritage, festivals, exhibitions, funding, art projects, and community happenings in the Macedon Ranges.

Doing business in the Macedon Ranges

Subscribe to our Business Update and receive monthly updates on events, support and other opportunities for businesses in the Macedon Ranges.


Subscribe to our Disability eNews for information about Council programs and local service providers that cater to people with a disability.


Subscribe to our Environment eNews for updates about local environmental projects and events happening in the shire.  

Macedon Ranges Kids

Subscribe to our Macedon Ranges Kids eNews and receive information tailored for local families with children aged from birth to eight years. Produced each term. 


Subscribe to the ShireLife eNews for a range of information about Council's projects, services and events. 


Macedon Ranges Shire Council will only collect information from you with your knowledge and consent. Council will use personal information provided by you for the purposes for which it was collected. Personal information you provide to Council is protected by the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014. Council will not disclose your personal information to a third party unless required by law.