Discover Mitchell Shire
An easy commute to Melbourne, Mitchell Shire is the second fastest growing regional municipality outside metropolitan Melbourne. Our Shire offers the ideal lifestyle choice with affordable new housing and infrastructure to support a range of enterprises as well as access to education, health services, recreational facilities and shopping.
Estimated population: 35,995
Land area: 2,864 km2
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Mitchell Shire offers rural and town accommodation at prices far less than comparable city properties. The Shire’s main towns are Beveridge, Broadford, Heathcote Junction, Kilmore, Puckapunyal, Pyalong, Reedy Creek, Seymour, Tallarook, Tooborac, Wallan and Wandong.
Mitchell’s key industry sectors by employment include manufacturing, retail, government administration and defence. Other industries include agriculture, construction, tourism, transport and storage, education, health services, business services and equine.
Families moving to Mitchell have access to quality childcare centres and kindergartens, transitioning into primary schools and secondary colleges in the region.