The Fire Danger Period for the Macedon Ranges Shire started at 1am on Monday 9 January 2023. Burning off is not allowed during this time. You can dispose of green waste for free at transfer stations.
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You may be able to access financial and in kind assistance for protecting and enhancing the biodiversity of your land.
A permit is generally required to remove native vegetation in the Macedon Ranges.
Revegetation is best carried out using local indigenous plants.The Macedon Ranges Shire contains many different ecosystems that are characterised by different types of plants. These ecosystems are known as ecological vegetation classes (EVCs).
Helping you identify and implement practical land management practices to improve your grazing, productivity, soil health, biodiversity and waterway health.