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Media Release - Weeds to be targeted in Spring aerial spraying program
Upper Macquarie County Council will start its next aerial weed spraying campaign in early September 2017 and is calling on landowners to sign up and tackle weed infestations on their land.
Media Release - Coffee with a Cop
On 01/08/2017, officers from Chifley Local Area Command and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships and drink coffee.
Register now for upcoming Agribusiness workshops
Local and regional businesses are invited to come along to the Blayney Shire Community Centre for two exciting new workshops delivered by the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science and FIAL.
Media Release - Water safety grants open for applications now
Applications are now open for organisations in the Bathurst Electorate to improve water safety in the community and help prevent drownings throughout NSW.
Media Release - Record funding boost for arts and culture
Local Member for Bathurst Paul Toole has announced $100 million to be invested into regional villages, towns and cities through a new Regional Cultural Fund announced in the 2017 NSW Budget.
Media Release - 2017 Community Building Partnership Program Now Open
Member for Bathurst Paul Toole encourages local councils and not-for-profit groups to apply for funding requests through the 2017 Community Building Partnership (CBP) program which opened today.
Elections for Blayney Shire Council
Elections for Blayney Shire Council are on September 9, 2017. Voting is compulsory. For information visit
Media Release - Local Families set to benefit from Active Kids rebate
Thousands of school children across the Bathurst Electorate will benefit from a new $100 rebate for sporting and fitness related costs announced as part of the new state budget.
Blayney Shire Council ‘Winter Wonderland’ Photography Competition
Have you snapped a winter photo to showcase the beauty of Blayney & our historic villages? Maybe you have a fun photo taken at one of the Winter Wonderland events? If so, we would like you to share them on Blayney Shire Council's Facebook page with ...
'Free Cuppa for the Driver' Scheme Prize Winners
Congratulations to the following prize winners
Winter Wonderland Activities
Here’s some of the festivities planned for Winter Wonderland across Blayney & Villages this year kicking off with the Newbridge Winter Solstice Street Festival this Saturday 17 June from 12 noon.
Fire and Emergency Services Levy to be reviewed
The NSW Government will defer the introduction of the Fire and Emergency Services Levy (FESL) to ensure small to medium businesses do not face an unreasonable burden in their contribution to the State’s fire and emergency services, Premier Gladys Ber ...
Blayney Shire Council Elections 2017 - Candidate Information Website Resources
Local Government Elections for Blayney Shire Council are being held on Saturday 9 September 2017. Thinking about running for Council? Here are some resources and information covering the election process and your legal obligations.
Local Elections - Are you thinking of nominating for Council?
Local Government Elections for Blayney Shire Council are being held on Saturday 9 September 2017. Are you a prospective candidate? Would you like to know more about what life as a Councillor is really like? Hear firsthand about what it means to be an ...
Where to Eat and Where to Stay in Blayney and Villages
A handy guide on where to eat and stay in Blayney and the surrounding villages.
Media Release - New series to make the Central West the Distance Running Capital of Australia
A local initiative will see the five major distance running events in the Central West join together to form the new NSW Regional Championships, starting with half marathons in each event in 2017.
Blayney Makes Top 50 Small Towns
We were delighted to discover this week that Blayney has been selected as one of Australia’s 50 best small towns according to a new marketing report by a national travel company. searched Australia’s nooks and crannies for t ...
Disaster assistance for flood affected NSW communities
Minister for Justice Michael Keenan and NSW Deputy Premier and Minister for Justice and Police Troy Grant announced disaster assistance for flood affected communities across New South Wales.
Sign Up To Get Your Rates Notices Electronically
Are you sick of losing bills? Do you want to be able to retrieve your current and previous rates notices quickly and easily? Then why not sign up to get your notices delivered electronically and be accessible from any device any time!
Mobile Muster
If you would like to recycle your old mobile phone, Council has a recycle mobile muster collection box at our front counter. For more information on recycling old electrical goods please visit
Last modified: 21 Jul 2017

Blayney Shire Council

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