Mitchell Shire Council forms part of the Goulburn River Valley Region and is located in the heart of Victoria.
Famous for its scenic beauty and characterised by rolling hills, lush forests, majestic rivers and lakes, rural plains and the mighty Goulburn River — Mitchell Shire is a popular lifestyle and holiday destination.
A great place to live
Book a Council park
View our Community Directory to discover sporting clubs, environment groups, playgroups, community groups and associations, neighbourhood houses and more.
Food producers and purveyors
Food producers and purveyors in our Shire — some offering an authentic paddock to plate experience supplying quality restaurants and direct to the public through Victorian Farmers’ Markets.
Great Victorian Rail Trail
Our branches are located in Broadford, Kilmore, Seymour, Wallan and a pop-up Library at Beveridge. Library memberships, Wi-Fi and public computers are free at all locations.
Local history and heritage
Discover local historic buildings and places in our Shire. Learn more on our rich military heritage, railway heritage and attractions.
Parks and playgrounds
Sport and recreation
Things to do for young people
Visit our towns
Wineries and breweries
There are 2 wine regions in Mitchell Shire that are home to some of Australia’s oldest vines. Our microclimates produce some sensational wines, that can be tasted at winery cellar doors, cafes and restaurants. Craft beer lovers should visit the onsite working brewery at Tooboorac Brewery and Hotel.