Skip Links

Public Notice - 23 November 2021

Pile of newspapers wrapped in string.

Read the latest Council Column including public notices, job advertisements and tenders.

New Mayor and Deputy Mayor

Congratulations to Cr Bill Maltby who was elected as Mayor of Mount Alexander Shire at a meeting of Council last week. Cr Rosie Annear was elected Deputy Mayor.

A big thank you to Cr Tony Cordy for his leadership and contribution in the role as Mayor over the last year.

Have your say

Want to have your say on projects and initiatives happening in the shire? Register to join our online engagement platform, Shape Mount Alexander and share your feedback. Projects open for input include:

Budget 2022-2023 - We’re planning the 2022-2023 budget and looking for your feedback to help guide priorities for allocating expenditure. Feedback can be provided through an online survey and budgeting allocation tool at shape.mountalexander.vic.gov.au/budget-2022-23.

New footpaths - We’re proposing to design new footpaths in three towns in the shire, and need your input. See maps of the proposed footpaths at shape.mountalexander.vic.gov.au/footpath-designs-21.

Don’t miss installation at Town Hall

A stunning nightly light show kicks off on the front of the Castlemaine Town Hall this Thursday to mark the global 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign.

The light show, created by local resident Jim Coad in partnership with Council, is a visual vigil acknowledging the women and children impacted by family violence in Mount Alexander Shire.

See it from 8.30pm-10.00pm from Thursday 25 November (the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women) to Friday 10 December (International Human Rights Day).


M1620-2021 Footpath Renewal Projects Castlemaine 2021-2022 (Readvertised)

Closing Date: 2.00pm, Friday 10 December 2021

Submissions are invited for the above contract. Documentation can be downloaded by visiting Council’s website under ‘Tenders and Quotations’. Please direct enquiries to Andrea O’Grady, Procurement Coordinator, on (03) 5471 1724.

Darren Fuzzard, Chief Executive Officer

Need emergency food relief?

If you need extra support, advice or food relief due to COVID-19, contact our dedicated COVID-19 support line for help.

Call 1800 512 446 from 9.00am to 5.00pm, or email covid19@mountalexander.vic.gov.au.

Local services are listed on our online emergency relief centre at connectmountalexander.com.au.

Employment opportunities

Planning Compliance Officer – part time, ongoing

Active Communities Officer – full time, ongoing

Strategy and Planning Officer – part time, fixed term

Applications close 9.00am on Monday 6 December.

For more information, visit mountalexander.vic.gov.au.

Upcoming Council Meeting

The next Council meeting will be held at 6.30pm on Tuesday 21 December.

The meeting will be livestreamed to YouTube.

Search Mount Alexander Shire Council.

The Council Column is published in The Midland Express each Tuesday.

Public Notice - 23 November 2021

More latest news ...

Powered by