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Date: Friday, 23 April, 2021 - 15:15
Category: Community

Tolmie, Bonnie Doon and Merton communities will soon have upgraded toilet facilities, tiered spectator seating and a children’s playground (respectively) as these community-led projects...

Date: Friday, 23 April, 2021 - 14:15
Category: Community
Example of ring barked trees

Ring bark damage, to a number of non-native trees on the road near the Bracks Bridge picnic area, was recently reported to Council and is currently being investigated.

Date: Thursday, 22 April, 2021 - 15:30
Category: Community
Spring planting at roundabout

A new winter display will soon transform the High Street roundabout garden to suit the changing of the weather, with the existing ‘snow in summer’ being complemented by bright blue pansies...

Date: Thursday, 22 April, 2021 - 15:15
Category: Finance
Proposed Budget Banner Image

While the Victorian Government has set a 1.5% rate rise as its rate cap for Councils next year, Mansfield Shire Council is proposing a 0% increase in its draft Budget 2021-22, which is now...

Date: Friday, 16 April, 2021 - 15:30
Category: Community
Image of Library entrance

Council has received a $543,511 State Government grant to refurbish and renew Mansfield Library.

Date: Thursday, 25 March, 2021 - 16:15
Category: Youth
Youth Trailer

This school holidays, young people across the Shire can enjoy a free barbecue and free activities in their home towns thanks to Council’s ‘Youth on the Move’ trailer.

Date: Friday, 19 March, 2021 - 16:45
Category: Community

A funding boost totalling $160,000 has been distributed across 38 community groups for events to be held across the Mansfield Shire between March and November 2021.

Date: Wednesday, 24 March, 2021 - 10:00
Category: Community
Town: Mansfield

Works on the Gadhaba Edible Medicinal Garden in Mansfield’s Botanic Park are well underway and set to finish on time and on budget by July 2021.

Date: Friday, 12 March, 2021 - 16:15
Category: Environment
Footpath and Park

Demand for new housing across the Shire is at an all-time high with homebuyers escaping Melbourne looking for a tree change.

Date: Tuesday, 9 March, 2021 - 13:45
Category: Community

Over 40 local business owners gathered on March 2 for the first face to face networking event since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic early last year.