Community and council working together

Resources for residents and community groups

My Community

Through social development and wellbeing programs, Mitchell Shire Council works in partnership with residents, community groups, organisations and the three tiers of government to build and active, vibrant, healthy and socially connected community.

Accessibility and Inclusion

Disability Discrimination Act (DDA); Mitchell Shire 2013-2017 Access and Inclusion disAbility Strategic Plan; The Mobility Scooter Recharge Scheme launched in Mitchell Shire; Community Transportation and Accessibility; Parking for People with a Disability; Support and Services; Useful Links

Arts, Culture and Heritage

Creative and Performing Arts; Cultural Projects and Public Art; Heritage; Mitchell Arts Register.

Citizenship Ceremonies

Citizenship ceremonies are hosted by Council every second month.

Community Development Events

Annual community events hosted by the Community Development Team.

Community Directory

Comprehensive listing of local:

Cemeteries; Childcare, Kindergartens and Playgroups; Community Groups, Associations and Societies; Education Institutions; Halls and Function Rooms; Health and Hospitals; Leisure Facilities; Libraries; Neighbourhood Houses; Newsletters; Places of Worship; Reserves; Service Clubs; Sporting Clubs


Annual Community Grants Evening; Acquittal Process; Further Information.

Community and Neighbourhood Houses

Location and contact details of local community and neighbourhood houses.

Community Training Calendar

Free workshops for residents

Halls & Venues for Hire

Mitchell Shire Council offers venues that are available for ongoing or casual hire.

New Residents

Welcome to Mitchell Shire. Download important community information and application forms.

Shire Profile and Population

Fast facts about your community; population and household forecasts; economic profile.

Social Planning

What is social planning? How is it conducted in Mitchell Shire Council?

Volunteering in the Shire

Learn more about Mitchell Community Skillsbank and how to register your interest in volunteering locally.