The Strathbogie Shire is a vibrant and progressive rural municipality located approximately two hours from the Melbourne CBD along the Hume Highway. We have diverse and picturesque communities served by townships such as Euroa, Nagambie, Violet Town, Avenel, Longwood, Ruffy and Strathbogie with a population of approximately 10,000.
Strathbogie Shire Council is represented by seven Councillors across 5 wards. One Councillor is elected annually by the Council to serve as Mayor.
The Strathbogie Shire Council was formed on the 18th of November 1994 following the amalgamation of the former Shires of Goulburn, Euroa, Violet Town and part of the City of Seymour.
The management team, comprising of Chief Executive Officer, three Directors and eight Senior Managers, is responsible to Council for the day to day management of Council’s many functions.
A Shire that drives and supports investment for population growth, shared wealth and wellbeing.
To actively consult with community, investors and industry through advocacy and collaboration; delivering quality infrastructure, lifestyle and sustainable economic and community development.
Councillors and staff at Strathbogie Shire Council are committed to the following principles (values) as a guide to all its decisions and actions:
Strathbogie Shire Council welcomes feedback from its residents and will endeavour to respond to your request as soon as possible.
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