Due to the Hanging Rock precinct flooding, the reserve closed at midday to ensure visitor safety.The weather looks clearer over the weekend, and we anticipate the reserve will be open as usual. However, we will communicate any changes to opening hours on the weekend via the website and Facebook.
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Some online services such as online payments, permits and reporting an issue will be unavailable on 8 October between 8am and 12noon. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Live or work in the Macedon Ranges? Learn about services and support for businesses, children, families, young people, older people and more.
Find information on Council's bin collection service, transfer stations and and other waste services.
Support for new and existing businesses in the Macedon Ranges, including events and networks, permits and licences, and industry studies and strategies.
Find out about your responsibilities when keeping a pet, including registration, dog poo and barking, dogs off leash and how to surrender an animal you can’t look after.
We provide early childhood services, activities, information and support for parents and families for children from birth to eight years of age.
Discover community safety statistics, programs and initiatives in the Macedon Ranges.
Find accessibility, meals, housing, visits, respite and fitness information for carers or people with a disability in the Macedon Ranges.
Find out what you can do to prepare yourself and your property for an emergency, and what plans are in place to help our community recover from an emergency.
Find out about weed control and other environmental services, features and initiatives in the Macedon Ranges.
Information for livestock owners in the Macedon Ranges and assistance with a lost, injured or nuisance animals.
Plan, prepare and respond. Emergency planning, warnings, relief and recovery in the Macedon Ranges.
Find information about leading safe and healthy lives in the Macedon Ranges.
Information for older people and seniors about support, exercise, meals, housing, transport and safety in the Macedon Ranges.
Find out what's going on where in the shire via My Neighbourhood.
Works and maintenance of Council roads, drains and footpaths, as well as parking and road safety information.
Learn about how you can protect our waterways and our commitment to recycled water. Find out about septic tanks, wastewater and standpipes.
Awards, leadership opportunities, events, mental health programs and youth spaces to support the development of young people in our shire