Dipton is believed to have been named after Dipton Woods – a beautiful forest in Northern England.
The first settlers arrived in the 1850s, calling the area the Moonlight Ranges.
Farming is the economic backbone of the Dipton area.
Representation and facilities are listed below.
CDA members are: Mike Smith, Kathleen English, Adrian Harris, Sue Melvin, Brian Russell, Colin Smith and Cr Darren Frazer (Council representative).
The Dipton dog map displays where dogs are allowed, where they need a lead and where they are prohibited.