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Netball and tennis club representatives with Jaclyn Symes, Mayor and Councillors

Harley Hammond upgrades in the pipeline

Thursday 18 October 2018
Exciting news in Broadford today with Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes announcing $500,000 from the Victorian Government towards a $1.3 million project at Harley Hammond Reserve to redevelop two netball courts, add lighting and build a new shared use netball and tennis pavilion (including change rooms).
Wallan Bowls Club members cheering on the green with Minister, MP and Mayor

Lighting up for Wallan Bowling Club

Thursday 18 October 2018
Wallan Bowling Club will soon have lights around their competition green thanks to a funding announcement today from the Victorian Government and Mitchell Shire Council (18 October).
Greater Beveridge community centre ribbon cutting

Mitchell’s newest community centre is now open

Monday 15 October 2018
The $6.74 million Greater Beveridge Community Centre is now open for community use, with maternal and child health appointments and centre drop-ins starting today (15 October). A weekly breastfeeding clinic will also start this week. A community BBQ will be held in November to welcome everyone to the new space.
Ribbon cutting for the Wallan Town Heart opening

Wallan Town Heart officially open

Friday 12 October 2018
The Wallan Town Heart transformation reached a major milestone this week with the official opening of two new outdoor areas, including the War Memorial Circle of Remembrance.

Roadworks starting on Spur Road today

Monday 15 October 2018
People driving along Spur Road in Clonbinane will need to allow extra travel time over the next few weeks with roadworks between Ryans Road and Macdonalds Road starting today (15 October).
Group at the skate park with event flyers and bikes

Roll up for skate park festival at Seymour

Friday 5 October 2018
Seymour Skatepark will host a skate festival as part of a Victorian Skate Park League competition on Saturday 13 October with giveaways, live DJs, food trucks, bubble soccer, a bucking bull and pop up skate stores.
Netballers and other club representatives on tennis/netball courts at LB Davern Reserve

Lights, camera, action for Wandong and Kilmore sports

Friday 5 October 2018
Netball and tennis in Wandong and Australian Rules Football in Kilmore will receive a boost with $871,005 funding announced today through Sport and Recreation Victoria, Mitchell Shire Council and AFL Victoria.
Children with light bulbs above their head

Last chance to share budget ideas for next year

Thursday 27 September 2018
Community members interested in shaping the next Mitchell Shire Council need to get their ideas in quick, with submissions closing next Monday (8 October).
Let's get composting worm illustration

Put your kitchen food scraps to good use with compost bin and worm farm offer

Saturday 29 September 2018
Throughout the month of October, Council is offering a half price subsidy for compost bins and worm farms purchased from selected retailers (capped at $30 per compost bin or $50 per worm farm). Terms and conditions apply.

Last chance to burn off as preparations take shape for fire season

Thursday 20 September 2018
Mitchell Shire Council fire restrictions begin on 1 October meaning this Wednesday (26 September) and Saturday (29 September) will be the last days for most people to burn off without a permit.

Applications now open for bushfire grants

Thursday 20 September 2018
Local groups interested in applying for the Victorian Government’s 2009 Bushfire Anniversary are encouraged to submit their applications to Mitchell Shire Council before Monday 8 October.

Council at the forefront of discussions about better services and infrastructure

Friday 14 September 2018
Mitchell Shire Council has again put the community’s service and infrastructure needs on the agenda at a State level, meeting at Parliament House with members of the Opposition to discuss a range of issues including transport, health, education and jobs.

Become a citizen scientist by looking to the skies in your own backyard

Friday 14 September 2018
Think you know your sparrows from your swallows or your rosellas from your ravens? Put your bird knowledge to the test by taking part in this year’s Aussie Backyard Bird Count from 22-28 October.

Veteran rockers set to roll in to town for annual Seniors’ Concert

Friday 14 September 2018
Toe-tapping tunes of yesteryear will be on the bill when The Substitutes rock in to town next month. The Melbourne-based quartet will bring their 60s and 70s British tunes to the stage as part of Council’s annual Seniors’ Concert on Thursday 11 October.

Southern Mitchell aquatic study update

There's been some community discussion about building an aquatic facility for Wallan and Beveridge. This is a project Council supports and is something that we have already started planning for. Take a look below at our next steps including a $150,000 feasibility study thanks to funding from the Victorian Government.
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