Engaging Mitchell

Welcome to Mitchell Shire Council’s online community engagement hub.

This is a one-stop-shop for the people who live and work in Mitchell Shire to provide input on a broad range of plans, policies and projects.

We know that time is precious. This site offers you the opportunity to participate at a time and place that suits you, making it easier for you to share your thoughts and have your views heard.

Join our Community Voice Panel

Register to become an Engaging Mitchell member to receive regular updates and have your say on issues affecting Mitchell Shire’s future.

Welcome to Mitchell Shire Council’s online community engagement hub.

This is a one-stop-shop for the people who live and work in Mitchell Shire to provide input on a broad range of plans, policies and projects.

We know that time is precious. This site offers you the opportunity to participate at a time and place that suits you, making it easier for you to share your thoughts and have your views heard.

Join our Community Voice Panel

Register to become an Engaging Mitchell member to receive regular updates and have your say on issues affecting Mitchell Shire’s future.

  • Domestic Animal Management Plan adopted

    7 months ago
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    Following community input, we've developed a new Domestic Animal Management Plan, which has now been adopted.

    View the plan.





    Following community input, we've developed a new Domestic Animal Management Plan, which has now been adopted.

    View the plan.





  • Seymour Resource Recovery Centre

    5 months ago
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    A new permanent centre by 2020

    We're making some changes at Seymour Resource Recovery Centre so we can bring you a new and better service in 2020.

    Thank you to everyone who has provided feedback. We are now reviewing your ideas and will be back in touch with next steps.

    A new permanent centre by 2020

    We're making some changes at Seymour Resource Recovery Centre so we can bring you a new and better service in 2020.

    Thank you to everyone who has provided feedback. We are now reviewing your ideas and will be back in touch with next steps.

  • Wallan Playspace Upgrades

    5 months ago
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    Thanks to everyone who took the survey for the new Wallan playgrounds we're creating:

    > Upgrading the playground in Roulston Way

    > Upgrading the playground in Lisa Place

    > Building a new playground in Coffey Drive

    We'll be back in touch soon with final designs and construction details.

    Thanks to everyone who took the survey for the new Wallan playgrounds we're creating:

    > Upgrading the playground in Roulston Way

    > Upgrading the playground in Lisa Place

    > Building a new playground in Coffey Drive

    We'll be back in touch soon with final designs and construction details.

  • Seymour Structure Plan Adopted

    over 3 years ago
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    Mitchell Shire Council has adopted the Seymour Structure Plan, a visionary and practical document that will help guide and shape the future direction of the town.

    The plan outlines future planning and development opportunities for Seymour, while retaining its heritage and character, and was adopted at Monday night’s council meeting.

    > Read more or download the Final Seymour Structure Plan

    Mitchell Shire Council has adopted the Seymour Structure Plan, a visionary and practical document that will help guide and shape the future direction of the town.

    The plan outlines future planning and development opportunities for Seymour, while retaining its heritage and character, and was adopted at Monday night’s council meeting.

    > Read more or download the Final Seymour Structure Plan

  • MyMitchell Photo Competition

    6 months ago
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    VOTING HAS NOW CLOSED. WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED SHORTLY.

    Head to our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/MitchellShire) to view the shortlisted photos.

    VOTING HAS NOW CLOSED. WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED SHORTLY.

    Head to our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/MitchellShire) to view the shortlisted photos.

  • Tourism and Visitor Economy Plan

    5 months ago
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    Mitchell Shire Council is commencing preparation of a Tourism and Visitor Economy Plan.

    Mitchell Shire Council is commencing preparation of a Tourism and Visitor Economy Plan.
  • Broadford Precinct Public Safety survey

    5 months ago
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    We're applying for a grant to help improve public safety and security infrastructure in and around the Broadford Community Precinct (Broadford Living and Learning Centre, Police Station, Youth Room and Skate Park)

    We want your views on the proposed safety measures we would like to implement if we receive the grant including the installation of CCTV and public safety lighting in the area.

    We're also interested in other suggestions you have to improve safety and to increase perceptions of safety.

    Take our short safety survey or visit the project page to find out more.

    We're applying for a grant to help improve public safety and security infrastructure in and around the Broadford Community Precinct (Broadford Living and Learning Centre, Police Station, Youth Room and Skate Park)

    We want your views on the proposed safety measures we would like to implement if we receive the grant including the installation of CCTV and public safety lighting in the area.

    We're also interested in other suggestions you have to improve safety and to increase perceptions of safety.

    Take our short safety survey or visit the project page to find out more.

  • Help shape our new website

    7 months ago
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    We are seeking members of the community to take part in simple online activity.

    The results will help us design and group web content together in a way that becomes logical and easy to navigate for the user.

    If you have 10-15 minutes available to assist us with this, please head to https://simpleim.optimalworkshop.com/optimalsort/mitchell-shire

    We are seeking members of the community to take part in simple online activity.

    The results will help us design and group web content together in a way that becomes logical and easy to navigate for the user.

    If you have 10-15 minutes available to assist us with this, please head to https://simpleim.optimalworkshop.com/optimalsort/mitchell-shire

  • Communication Strategy focus group

    6 months ago
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    We're preparing a new Communication Strategy that will help identify the best channels to let you know about council services and initiatives. We are currently seeking expressions of interest for a Communication Strategy Focus Group.

    We're preparing a new Communication Strategy that will help identify the best channels to let you know about council services and initiatives. We are currently seeking expressions of interest for a Communication Strategy Focus Group.

  • Budget and Strategic Resource Plan

    7 months ago
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    *Thank you to everyone who provided feedback on the Plan. Submissions will now be considered at a Special Hearings Committee on 4 June before the Budget and Strategic Resource Plan are considered for adoption at the June Ordinary Council Meeting on 25 June.
    We've prepared a draft budget for the next year and a draft Strategic Resource Plan for the next four years. Visit our project page to view the draft documents, make an online submission or download our hard copy submission form. Submissions close 23 May.

    *Thank you to everyone who provided feedback on the Plan. Submissions will now be considered at a Special Hearings Committee on 4 June before the Budget and Strategic Resource Plan are considered for adoption at the June Ordinary Council Meeting on 25 June.
    We've prepared a draft budget for the next year and a draft Strategic Resource Plan for the next four years. Visit our project page to view the draft documents, make an online submission or download our hard copy submission form. Submissions close 23 May.