Projects

Beveridge to get new $1.3 million walking trails and sports facilities

A $1.3-million expansion is set for Beveridge Recreation Reserve, with new walking trails and play areas as well as sporting facility upgrades. Two lit tennis and netball courts will be constructed, along with outdoor fitness...

Macedon Ranges Shire: Have your say about your town’s growth

By Lauren Duffy People will get to have a say about each town’s expected growth scenarios in the Macedon Ranges Shire when council opens up a report for community consultation. Macedon Ranges Shire Council made the...

Kilmore’s JJ Clancy Reserve gets $3.8 million for overhaul, after five years of fighting

By Colin MacGillivray KILMORE sporting and social groups are celebrating the announcement of $3.8 million for an overhaul of the town’s JJ Clancy Reserve. The funding, announced last week, will be put towards a new integrated...

Tooborac Primary School to get $1.1 million upgrade

Planning work is underway to provide a $1.1 million upgrade to Tooborac Primary School. The project aims to modernise the school. Architects will work with school leaders to ensure the upgrade helps achieve their educational...

Kilmore, Seymour and Whittlesea agriculture gets State Government funding

KILMORE, Seymour and Whittlesea agricultural and pastoral societies will benefit from grants received as part of a State Government’s funding program. The program supports the development of better facilities across Victoria’s agriculture and pastoral societies. Minister...

New seniors facility next to Mernda Primary School and Kindergarten

By Aleksandra Bliszczyk Construction on the Mernda Social Support Services Facility has begun, with the centre for elderly people set to open in September 2022. The facility will provide a safe space for seniors who may...

“Make some decisions and get on with it”: Ire over Kilmore bypass delay

By Colin MacGillivray Kilmore residents and politicians have admonished the State Government for its inaction on the Kilmore bypass, with little progression on the project for several years. Member for Euroa Steph Ryan visited Kilmore last...

Inland Rail proposes planning scheme amendments

THE Australian Rail Track Corporation is asking for public feedback as it proposes amendments to local government planning schemes for works in Broadford, Wandong, Tallarook and Seymour. The corporation is responsible for the Inland Rail...

Wallan’s Greenhill Reserve gets go-ahead for more night matches

WALLAN’S Greenhill Reserve is now able to cope with growing demand and host more night games and training sessions thanks to its new field lights. Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green was joined by Mitchell...

New Woolworths to open in Kilmore

MITCHELL Shire residents will have access to a fresh Woolworths supermarket, when the new store opens its doors to shoppers on Friday at the new Kilmore Village Shopping Centre. The new shopping centre, at the...