New Mitchell Shire Landcare group a possibility

New Mitchell Shire Landcare group a possibility

Residents interested in being part of a new Landcare group in the Mitchell Shire are invited to a meeting to discuss the establishment of a new group. Mtichell Shire Council and the Merri Creek Management Committee will host a community meeting for the establishment of a new Landcare group for the Upper Plenty, Wallan, Beveridge … Read more

Public meeting for Kilmore bypass

Public meeting for Kilmore bypass

Mitchell Shire Council is hosting a community forum on September 28 to address a Northern Highway bypass of Kilmore. The meeting, from 6.30pm to 8pm at Kilmore Soliders Memorial Hall, will allow council representatives to provide the community with an update on status of the bypass. The bypass project has been the longest running issue … Read more

Special skill puts South Morang Auskicker on the big stage

Special skill puts South Morang Auskicker on the big stage

South Morang youngster Harry Austin will be among 21 Auskickers to join in the AFL grand final celebrations this weekend. South Morang’s Harry Austin has a special skill that saw him named a finalist for the 2022 NAB AFL Auskicker of the Year award. The six-year-old Essendon fanatic can recall the final scores from each … Read more

Live: World leaders take part in United Nations General Assembly debates – The Independent

Live: World leaders take part in United Nations General Assembly debates – The Independent

Live: World leaders take part in United Nations General Assembly debates  The Independent UN chief warns global leaders: The world is in ‘great peril’  The Associated Press – en Español World powers are paralysing the UN and pulverising the planet  Al Jazeera English As world leaders gather for climate week, they are running out of time  The Hill View … Read more

Eastern section of Donnybrook Road closed until October 2

Eastern section of Donnybrook Road closed until October 2

Bridgeworks will close a section of Donnybrook Road between Epping Road and the Hume Freeway in Woodstock until October 2. As part of the Structures Rehabilitation Package, Major Road Projects Victoria is undertaking maintenance work and replacing selected bridge structures across Victoria to improve safety and extend the lifespan of bridges. The works have already … Read more

Workshops to support Macedon Ranges businesses

Workshops to support Macedon Ranges businesses

Two free business workshops will be open to businesses in the Macedon Ranges Shire in September and October, helping small businesses prepare for the future. Hosted by Macedon Ranges Shire Council in partnership with Business Victoria, the workshops are designed to help business owners assess their current situation and provide them with skills to strengthen … Read more

Helping healthy habits at Nexus workshop

Helping healthy habits at Nexus workshop

Residents in the Mitchell Shire and surrounds are invited to attend the RESPOND workshop in Seymour next month to learn about healthy eating and active habits for children. The RESPOND workshop on October 11 will provide an opportunity to understand factors identified by local leaders that help and hinder children in Seymour and surrounding towns … Read more

Signal upgrade works affect Seymour line train services

Signal upgrade works affect Seymour line train services

Coaches will replace trains on the Seymour and Shepparton lines until Monday, September 19. Works started on the lines on Friday, upgrading V/Line signalling and the Shepparton line. V/Line will deliver a new, modern signalling system between Craigieburn and Seymour. Passengers are asked to allow up to 60 minutes extra for their journey between Southern … Read more