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2016 Maternal and Child Health Parents and Guardians Survey

As part of Council's commitment to improving services and determining future needs for Maternal and Child Health Services, we are seeking feedback from parents and guardians. Your feedback will provide valuable input into the future direction of our Maternal and Child Health Service. The survey is open until 5pm Friday 16 December 2016.

Get involved with the Cultural Diversity Week Event Coordination Group

We are also looking to form an event coordination group to plan and coordinate an event/s as part of Diversity Week in March 2017. Cultural Diversity Week is a celebration which extends over the whole week and coincides with Harmony day on March 21st. This day is about inclusiveness, respecting differences, celebrating Australia’s rich cultural diversity and for everyone to share what we have in common...

Join the Mitchell Community Voice Panel

if you live, work or play in Mitchell Shire, we want to hear from you. Join the Community Voice Panel by registering on the Engaging Mitchell website and you'll be invited via email to participate in consultation activities and provide feedback.

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Fire Danger Period Commences 12 December in Mitchell Shire

The CFA Declared Fire Danger Period for Mitchell Shire will commence on 12/12/16 and extend until 1/05/17. Check our Burning Off webpage for details on what you can do until 12 December. Council does not issue permits to burn off during the declared fire danger period...

Funding for new netball facilities in Seymour

A new $307,000 netball change room will be built at Kings Park in Seymour next year thanks to State Government funding announced today to encourage females to participate in sport and recreation.

$2.19M Heart Starter For Wallan Town Centre

A $2.19 million revamp of Wallan’s town centre will begin in 2017 with construction of a new town square and free library plaza thanks to a Victorian Government funding announcement...

New Mandalay Multi-Purpose Community Centre a Reality

A new $6.75 million multi-purpose community centre will be built in Mandalay next year thanks to $3.74 million from the Victorian Government announced today. The centre will serve the southern Mitchell growth corridor and will provide early learning facilities along with maternal and child health services. There will also be opportunities for specialist consulting and allied healthcare options and community meeting spaces.

Outdoor Pools Now Open

Council is confident that new opening times, more events, a season pass with new privileges and support from volunteers will help boost visits to outdoor pools in Broadford, Seymour and Tallarook this summer. The pools opened on Saturday 3 December and Mitchell is looking forward to topping the 14,822 visits to outdoor aquatic facilities in 2015/16.

Seymour Visitor Information Centre Celebrates 20 Years

Mitchell Shire Council’s Visitor Information Centre in Seymour celebrated its 20-year anniversary on Friday night (2 December). The centre first opened its doors in December 1996 and operates with a core group of nearly 30 long serving volunteers...

Know Your Council 2016-16 Results Released

Key service performance, sustainability and financial indicators for Mitchell Shire Council in 2015/16 are now available on the State Government’s Know Your Council website, www.knowyourcouncil.vic.gov.au...

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