2017 Media Releases

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Flood recovery works continue across Mitchell Shire

Friday 16 February 2018
Emergency repairs and detailed assessments of flood and storm damaged Council roads have been completed, with the remainder of repair works to begin soon.

Abby Gilmore to speak at International Women’s Day high tea

Friday 16 February 2018
The achievements of women across Mitchell Shire will be celebrated at a special high tea on International Women’s Day.

Age-friendly projects ready to be rolled out

Friday 16 February 2018
After six months of consultation, discussion and brainstorming, four projects have been identified by Mitchell Shire’s seniors to help make their community more age-friendly.

Celebrate our shire’s diversity at the Mitchell Multicultural Festival

Friday 9 February 2018
Cultures, flavours and traditions from across the world will be celebrated at the Mitchell Multicultural Festival in March.

Get involved in your community by helping tidy up on Clean Up Australia Day

Mitchell Shire Council is encouraging its residents to show their community pride by joining in a local Clean Up Australia Day event on Sunday 4 March.

Swimmers lapping it up at Mitchell Shire’s three outdoor pools

Plenty of warm weather has seen a 146 per cent increase so far in attendances at Mitchell Shire’s three outdoor pools.

Programs to improve the health and wellbeing of Mitchell’s young residents

A series of youth engagement programs, including cooking classes, street art workshops and mental health sessions, are about to be rolled out by Mitchell Youth Services.

Council welcomes funding for 15 hours of kindergarten

Mitchell Shire Council has welcomed news of funding for 15 hours of kinder through to 2019.

Full steam ahead on Wallan Town Heart revitalisation

The $4.1 million Wallan Town Heart revitalisation has reached a major milestone, with Evergreen Civil to begin works in and around the Free Library Public Hall this month.

Rock up and give netball a go in Broadford

The time is now for new or returning netballers to get into netball, with Rock Up Netball starting a new social competition at Broadford Indoor Leisure Centre.

Kickstart an active lifestyle at the 2018 Mitchell Health and Wellbeing Expo

Becoming healthier and more active is often on the top of people’s to-do lists when going back to work or school - but sometimes it’s hard to get started. Mitchell Shire Council’s 2018 Health and Wellbeing Expo is just around the corner and is the perfect place to kickstart your health goals.

Your chance to help improve the liveability of growing communities across Victoria

Mitchell Shire Council is calling on its residents to add their voice to a survey that will help 1.6 million people living in Victoria’s growing outer suburbs to have better access to roads, public transport, education, community infrastructure and health and human services.

Turn over a new leaf in 2018 and give a committee a go

If your New Year’s resolution was to give something back to your community or try something new, Mitchell Shire Council has a number of opportunities on offer. Council is looking for people to join the Volunteer Advisory Committee and the Social Justice Advisory Committee.

Victorian Trade Commissioner to South East Asia to visit Seymour

Looking to expand your business into the international market? Then why not join Mitchell Shire Council for a chat with Victorian Trade Commissioner to South East Asia, Brett Stevens.

Vandalism and thefts at community facilities hurting everyone

Repeated acts of vandalism and theft at Council facilities is hurting the community most, according to Mitchell Shire Mayor Rhonda Sanderson.
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