2018 Media Releases

6 December 2018 International Day of People with a Disability Celebrated at Jaypex Park

22 November 2018 Hindmarsh Shire Council celebrates people of all abilities!

14 November 2018 Bairnsdale Secondary College to perform in Nhill

13 November 2018 Walk to School Round up

8 November 2018 Annual Statutory Meeting - Election of Mayor

8 November 2018 Youth Council nominations open for 2019

8 November 2018 Rainbow Nhill Road Funding and Outlet Creek Speed Limits

8 November 2018 Changes to Jaypex Park to accommodate new skatepark

5 November 2018 Pool Season Begins

15 October 2018 Dimboola recognised in Tidy Towns Awards

8 October 2018 Dimboola Lighting

5 October 2018 Walk to School 2018

5 October 2018 Seniors Country Concert 2018

1 October 2018 Rainbow Recreation Reserve Master Plan Community Consultation

24 September 2018 Grease Special Screening Summary

24 September 2018 Community Action Grants and Business Assistance Grants Successful Applicants Round 1

17 September 2018 September School Holiday Fun!

24 August 2018 Special 40th Anniversary Screening of "Grease"

22 August 2018 Exciting future for Early Years Services in Hindmarsh Shire

(see link for dates and times for information sessions - Information and Enrolment Sessions)

31 July 2018 THIS SUNDAY Dimboola's Human Powered Vehicle 'expo'

23 July 2018 Dimboola Human Powered Vehicle 'expo'

12 July 2018 Gazetting of Public Holidays in Hindmarsh Shire

10 July 2018 Business Assistance Grants Round 1

6 July 2018 Community Action Grants Round 1

19 June 2018 School Holiday Program July 2018

14 June 2018 Nhill Skate Park Consultation Round 2

14 June 2018 Poisoning of Trees

7 June 2018 Community Satisfaction Survey Results

31 May 2018 Wimmera Mallee Pioneer Museum Rally

24 May 2018 Dimboola Riverside Holiday Park Bikes

25 May 2018 Changes to Movie Screenings at Nhill Cinema

24 May 2018 Pick My Project Funding

21 May 2018 Street and Reserve Tree Consultation - Nhill

21 May 2018 National Volunteer Week 21 - 27 May 2018

04 April 2018 Nhill Skate Park Consultation Summary

23 March 2018 Official Openings Rainbow and Dimboola Skate Parks 

23 March 2018 Youth Council Retreat 2018

22 March 2018 Nhill Skate Park Consultation

22 March 2018 Business Assistance Grants and Community Action Grants Successful Applicants

21 March 2018 Tourism Forums well received

21 March 2018 Dimboola Town Committee Eggstravaganza

21 March 2018 Autumn School Holiday Program

8 March 2018 Nhill Lighting Project

Women's Fashion and Wellbeing Market

Funding for new Nhill Skate park

Tourism - it's everybody's business!

Nhill Early Years Centre Official Opening

2018 Community Conversations


With the easing of COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, Hindmarsh Shire customer service centres and libraries will gradually reopen to the public.

From Wednesday 17 June 2020, the telephone operating system will be operational between the hours of 9:00am and 5:00pm from Monday to Friday.

From Monday 22 June 2020, the Nhill customer service centre will be open for appointments only between the hours 9am - 12noon and 2pm - 4pm Monday to Friday.

Jeparit and Rainbow customer services centres and the new Hindmarsh Shire Libraries service in Nhill, Jeparit, and Rainbow will be reviewed on a regular basis, with the aim to open mid-late July subject to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions.

Dimboola customer service and library will be reviewed on a regular basis, with the aim to open mid-late July subject to completion of the current building works and COVID-19 pandemic restrictions.

See more council services changes or information about COVID-19