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Municipal Public Health and Wellbeing Plan draft open for input

We've come up with a new four-year plan to help improve health and wellbeing in our municipality. An extensive community consultation program was undertaken to help develop the five key priority areas and associated actions in the plan. We are now seeking your input on the draft. Submissions close 21 July 2017.

Have you say on our library services

Do you use our library services? What services and branches do you use? What do you like most about your local library? Do you have ideas for improvement? Your feedback will help us plan upcoming library services and programs.

How can we be more 'age-friendly'?

Council's Positive Ageing Ambassadors are calling on Mitchell Shire's older population to get involved and have your say on how our community can become more 'age-friendly'.

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Seventh Mitchell Youth Council sworn in

Thirteen emerging leaders have taken a major step in making a significant difference to their community by becoming Mitchell Youth Councillors.

Learn how to grow or improve your small business

Mitchell Shire Council has three events coming up to help grow and develop business and employment opportunities in the shire, based on feedback received from our local businesses.

Join in National Tree Day with planting events and quirky activities

Yoga classes and children’s story time sessions are among the different ways Mitchell Shire Council is branching out to celebrate National Tree Day this year.

Smoking to be banned at outdoor dining areas from 1 August 2017

Smoking will be banned at all outdoor dining areas across Victoria from 1 August 2017. The Victorian Government initiative, which will be enforced by local Councils, applies to restaurants, cafes, take-away shops and licensed premises, including courtyard dining areas and footpath dining.

Reminder to submit 2018 kindergarten enrolments before 1 August

Do you have a child that’s ready for four-year-old kindergarten next year? Parents and guardians are encouraged to get in quick to secure a 2018 kindergarten place for their child, with applications for first round offers closing at 5pm on Tuesday 1 August.

Let Council know what you think about our library services

Council is keen to hear your thoughts on what our libraries are doing well and what we can improve on through an online survey.

Have a great night dressed in white at upcoming Blue Light

The spotlight will shine on Mitchell Shire’s youth at a Blue Light Disco in Broadford next month.

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