Community Development


The Community Development Team looks after community wellbeing, recreation, youth development and project management to create a liveable communities.  The team is guided by actions in the following strategies:  

  • Recreation Strategy
  • Municipal Public Health and Wellbeing Plan  
  • Council Plan

The strategies and plans can be found on Council's website here 

Parks & Recreation

Pyrenees Shire has many parks, playgrounds and recreation reserves.  For more information visit here   

Swimming Pools

Pyrenees Shire has three outdoor swimming pools, Beaufort, Avoca and Landsborough.  For more information on locations, opening hours and prices, click on the links.


Update Group/Committee Contact Details

One of the best ways to keep community groups/committees up to date with information such as programs, grants, events etc is for Council to have up to date contact information. It would be great to have your group/committee's up to date details.  You can do this by filling out the online form below or printing and completing the attached form and sending it into Council or contacting Council on 1300 797 363.   

This form is for printing and forwarding to Council Community-Group-update-details-form.docx(DOCX, 79KB)

The contact details on this form will be used by Council staff for the purpose of contacting groups/committees and providing up to date information such as programs, grants, events etc.  The information will be stored on a Council database.  Contact details may be provided to members of the public for the purpose of contact/promotion of the group/committee.  

Click here to view form.