2017 Media Releases

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Media Releases

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Broadford Living and Learning Centre transformation begins

A major upgrade set to transform Broadford Living and Learning Centre into a modern and vibrant community hub has begun.

Soccer pitch to become more accessible to community thanks to lighting upgrade

Evening training sessions for users of Broadford Secondary College’s soccer pitch are about to become a whole lot brighter thanks to a major lighting upgrade.

Put your kitchen scraps and garden waste to work with a compost bin or worm farm

Cut down the amount of waste going into your household bin, with Mitchell Shire Council offering a rebate of up to 50 per cent on compost bins and worm farms at selected local traders this September*.

Your chance to shape the future of Broadford’s Sutherland Reserve

The playground at Sutherland Reserve in Broadford is in need of a makeover – and Council is calling on the community to tell us what they’d like included.

View the Whiteheads Creek flood maps and let us know your thoughts

Mitchell Shire Council is hosting three information sessions to update the Seymour community on the Whiteheads Creek Flood Mapping Project and to tap into their local flood knowledge.

Growth statistics confirm Mitchell’s population is booming

Mitchell Shire has cemented its status as one of Victoria’s fastest growing municipalities.

Students encouraged to get active by taking part in Walk to School this October

Attention all primary students – it’s time to lace up your shoes and get moving, with VicHealth’s Walk to School program strolling into town this October.

Purchase of iconic Northern Highway land secures future recreation and open space

Mitchell Shire Council has secured a strategic parcel of land at Wallan’s southern entry for future recreational and open space use.

Youth Cards provide vital service information, plus some handy discounts

A free wallet-sized card is helping Mitchell Shire’s young people quickly reference vital services, as well as bag some local bargains.

Have your say and shape the future direction of Seymour

Mitchell Shire Council is encouraging the community to provide input on a plan that will guide and shape the future direction of Seymour.

Tour de Mitchell winner chalks up enough kilometres to cycle to Sydney

If Kathryn McDonald was pedalling out on the open road, she’d have ended up in Sydney with the number of kilometres she clocked up during the Tour de Mitchell.

Humble soloist steals the show and takes out Battle of the Bands title

By his own admission, singer-songwriter Jasper Kaye Hicks didn’t expect to win the 2017 Battle of the Bands competition.

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.

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.
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