About the Shire

Nillumbik Shire is home to approximately 65,000 people living in more than 24,000 households. The Shire covers an area of 432 square kilometres, stretching from the Yarra River in the south to Kinglake National Park in the north.

Nillumbik Shire Council proudly protects and enhances the characteristics that make the area unique. Find out more about the history, location, townships and demographics of Nillumbik Shire.