Providing the local community with well maintained, well connected footpaths, roads and drains is one of local government’s key responsibilities.

Not all roads within the Shire of Campaspe are council’s responsibility. Major roads within the municipality are often the responsibility of the state government.

In this section you will find information on:


The Shire of Campaspe has two footpath programs, maintenance and renewal


Council maintains a road network of more than 4,000 kilometres

Road management plan

Sets the standards for maintenance and upgrading of roads, footpaths & drains

Road safety

Road safety is a priority for council and other road authorities


Council manages and maintains roadside and township drains


If you want to install a driveway, you need approval

Street lighting

Powercor is contracted to maintain street lights

Road closures

Road closures and approvals for B-Doubles and higher mass limits

Works within a road reserve

A permit is required before work is started within a road reserve

Stock on roads

Rules about livestock and the use of public roads, including livestock crossings