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Mungo National Park

22 June 2022

Red Top lookout and boardwalk is currently closed while repairs to weather-related subsidence and damage of the access road is undertaken. Mungo lakebed

Algae Reports for the Region

17 June 2022

Far West RACC Algae Report Far West Blue-Green Algal Reports are based on samples collected by various councils; Moree Plains,

Yanga National Park – Update

16 June 2022

Yanga Update – 27 June 2022 OR Visit Yanga National Park | NSW National Parks for latest updates The Willows

Community Sponsorship Program

31 May 2022

Applications are now open for the Sunarysia Solar Farm 2022 Community Sponsorship Program. The total sponsorship funding amount is $20,000

Drinking Water Pressure Reduction

2 June 2022

As part of a program to improve service to customers and to renew and replace old assets in line with

Food Recall – Dineamic Creamy Pesto Pumpkin Gnocchi with Broccoli

1 June 2022

31 May 2022 The NSW Food Authority advises: Product information Dineamic Australia Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of Dineamic Creamy Pesto

NSW SES FLOOD WATCH – MURRUMBIDGEE RIVER AT NARRANDERA, DARLINGTON POINT AND HAY

31 January 2022

Minor Flooding occurring in Murrumbidgee River – Update 31 January 2022. NSW SES Flood Bulletin #9 – Mirrool Creek –

Discovery Centre – Modification Works

4 November 2021

NSW Government has allocated to the Far West Joint Organisation (FWJO) five million dollars to spend on the tourism funding.

Changed Road Conditions – Atlas/Campaspe Mineral Sands Project

3 November 2021

Motorists using local roads in the north of the Shire are advised of the following changes to roads in the

Appointment of Acting General Manager

4 August 2021

Administrator, Mike colreavy has announced the interim appointment as Acting General Manager, of Mr Glenn Wilcox who will take up

EVENTS

1
Jun

On Purpose and Happy Accidents Exhibition

At the Gallery, 51 Mayall Street Balranald Exhibition on Display until Mid July 2022  
30
Jun

End of Year Payments

Due to the end of Financial Year - No Payments or Receipts will be generated after 2pm today.  Any payments received after this time will be held over to 1 July 2022
5
Jul

NDIS Self-Management Workshop

Do you currently or are you considering self-managing your NDIS plan or a family member's plan? Gain a better understanding of what self-managing an NDIS plan involves * Recognise your current knowledge and/or learn some new information * Feel more confident self-managing or make an informed decision to decide to self-manage an NDIS plan The benefits of self-management will be covered, clarifying how NDIS budgets can be used, providing information on how to make a payment request, suggestions on how to keep records and supports to do this. Zoom Online Tuesday 5 July 2022 commencing at 6pm Thursday 21 July 2022 commencing at 10am Further information below on the flyer
7
Jul

Field Day - Landholders

REAT OPPORTUNITY FOR LANDHOLDERS TO UPSKILL AT UPCOMING FIELD DAY including a Field Trip  Landholders wanting to learn more about property planning are encouraged to attend an upcoming field day hosted by the Far West Rangeland Rehydration Alliance. The field day, which will be held in White Cliffs on Thursday 7 July, will offer presentations from a number of speakers and field trips for attendees to see some of the theory that will be presented in practice. The event is being supported by a number of stakeholders including Western Landcare and Western Local Land Services, who both offer services and advice in a number of the topics that will be featured on the day. See the flyer below for further details.
9
Jul

Robinvale Country Market

Robinvale Country Market Food Stalls Children's Activities Musical Entertainment Saturday 9 July 2022 from 9am - 1pm on Caix Square, Robinvale    
12
Jul

Reframing Resilience Workshop

Reframing Resilience Workshop - 2 parts on Zoom - Part 1 No matter who we are, there will be periods in our lives when we will need to rely on and further develop our resilience skills. Increase your knowledge on how emotions, thoughts and language impact on longer-term resilience Learn to dedicate tie to understanding yourself ad what matters to you Provide you with tools to assist you in creating positive actions and habits This is a two-part Workshop both being on Zoom Part 1 Tuesday 12 July commencing at 10am Part 2 Tuesday 19 July commencing at 10am
19
Jul

Reframing Resilience Workshop

Reframing Resilience Workshop - 2 parts on Zoom - Part 2 No matter who we are, there will be periods in our lives when we will need to rely on and further develop our resilience skills. Increase your knowledge on how emotions, thoughts and language impact on longer-term resilience Learn to dedicate tie to understanding yourself ad what matters to you Provide you with tools to assist you in creating positive actions and habits This is a two-part Workshop both being on Zoom Part 1 Tuesday 12 July commencing at 10am Part 2 Tuesday 19 July commencing at 10am
19
Jul

Ordinary Council Meeting

Ordinary Council Meeting - Council Chambers  
21
Jul

NDIS Self-Management Workshop

Do you currently or are you considering self-managing your NDIS plan or a family member's plan? Gain a better understanding of what self-managing an NDIS plan involves * Recognise your current knowledge and/or learn some new information * Feel more confident self-managing or make an informed decision to decide to self-manage an NDIS plan The benefits of self-management will be covered, clarifying how NDIS budgets can be used, providing information on how to make a payment request, suggestions on how to keep records and supports to do this. Zoom Online Tuesday 5 July 2022 commencing at 6pm Thursday 21 July 2022 commencing at 10am Further information below on the flyer
27
Jul

Self-Advocacy (Speaking Up for Yourself) Workshop

Self-Advocacy Workshop Do you need some strategies, tips, and effective methods to help you know how and when to speak up for yourself? Develop your interpersonal and negotiation skills * Effectively get your message across and be heard * Plan for success and considering your options We cover the benefits of speaking up, the skills required including effective communication, developing a plan, reviewing the outcomes and considering alternate approaches.   Zoom online Wednesday 27 July commencing at 6pm Further information available below on the flyer