2017 Media Releases

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Media Releases

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Seven strategic objectives emerge from your input into our draft Council Plan

After gathering extensive input from the community, Mitchell Shire Council has released its draft Council Plan 2017-2021, with seven key strategic objectives identified.

How can we make our community more age-friendly?

As part of the Age-Friendly Communities project, a survey is now available to help Council understand how Mitchell Shire can become more age-friendly.

Now is the time to have your say

Mitchell Shire Council is encouraging the community to provide input on several significant plans and documents currently out for public exhibition.

Have your say on Council’s 2017/18 Draft Budget

Mitchell Shire Council has released its 2017/18 Draft Budget, with the community now invited to have their say.

Female sport receives major boost with new facilities opened at Greenhill Reserve

Sporting clubs in Wallan will be better prepared to cope with rapidly rising female participation rates thanks to a major pavilion extension at Greenhill Reserve.

Population growth data shows Mitchell Shire is the place to be

Mitchell Shire is welcoming the equivalent of a classroom of new residents each week, latest Australian Bureau of Statistics population data shows.

CFA declared Fire Danger Period in Mitchell Shire ends

With the CFA declared Fire Danger Period set to be lifted in Mitchell Shire on Tuesday 18 April, residential and semi-rural residents are reminded they can only burn-off on Wednesdays and Saturdays between 10am and 3pm.

Mitchell Shire community digs deep to help fight homelessness

Mitchell Shire Council has handed over almost $2000 raised by the community to help Rural Housing Network Seymour fight homelessness.

Harley Hammond Reserve set to reopen after $340,000 upgrade

A major upgrade at Broadford’s Harley Hammond Reserve Oval has been completed in time for the football season.

Your chance to say thank you to Mitchell Shire’s wonderful volunteers

Mitchell Shire Council is hosting two volunteer thank you nights to celebrate the thousands of people who give up their time to make our community a better place, and you’re all invited.

Maintenance crews get to work these school holidays

While the children are putting their feet up enjoying the school holidays, Mitchell Shire Council’s maintenance teams are hard at work making several improvements for our community.

Outdoor sensory area to be built at Seymour Library

A disused outdoor space at Seymour Library and Customer Service Centre will be transformed into an exciting children’s sensory area.

Community can keep splashing until after the Easter break

The Splash Park at the Community Bank® Adventure Playground in Wallan will remain open until the end of Easter.

Friendly reminder to pay your animal registrations

Pet owners are reminded they have just over a week left to pay their animal registrations.

Lia Hills to host poetry workshop and author talk at Wallan Library

Acclaimed novelist, poet and translator Lia Hills will visit Wallan Library in May to share some of her tricks of the trade.
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