Proclamation of Shire of Mansfield Print Page
Commemorates the proclamation of the Shire of Mansfield
|Address:||Highett Street, Mansfield, 3722|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.053447|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Monday 28th October, 2002|
Shire Crest 1886-1994
1866 - The Shire of Mansfield is proclaimed. Shire area corresponds ti the former Mansfield Road District.
1872 - The Merton Riding of the Shire of Alexandra joins the Shire of Mansfield.
1874 - The Shire of Howqua is proclaimed. Shire area corresponds to the former Howqua District Road Board and the Borough of Jamieson.
1919 - The Shire of Howqua is divided between Mansfield and Upper Yarra Shires.
1985 - Alpine Resorts Commission assumes administration of Mt. Buller and Mt. Stirling. Resort Management Boards supercede ARC in 1998.
1994 - The Shire of Mansfield is amalgamated with the City and Shire of Benalla to form the Delatite Shire.
2002 - The Delatite Shire is divided into the Rural City of Benalla and the Mansfield Shire Council.
Plaque commemorates the proclamation of the Mansfield Shire Council 28th October 2002