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Council Update
Council is again holding the annual Bright Lights of Blayney Shire Christmas lights competition. The competition will run from Tuesday 4 December through to judging on Tuesday night 18 December, and is proudly sponsored by Council, Blayney Town Assoc ...
General Manager Update
At next weeks’ Council meeting, Blayney Shire Council will be considering a request from Mums 4 Refugees to declare Blayney Shire as a Refugee Welcome Zone. Mums 4 Refugees is a nationwide organisation that is aiming for communities to welcome peopl ...
Media Release - Blayney Skate Park Construction Underway
Member for Bathurst, the Hon Paul Toole MP, Blayney Shire Mayor, Scott Ferguson with Councillors and local high school students gathered at the Blayney Heritage Park and Adventure Playground for the start of construction on a new skate park.
Media Release - Restocking program helps locals and visitors to catch a big one at Carcoar Dam
As part of the NSW Department of Primary Industries – Fisheries annual restocking program, Member for Bathurst, Paul Toole joined Blayney Fishing Club today to release another 500 tagged rainbow trout fingerlings into the popular recreational and wat ...
Media Release - $850,000 for Blayney community projects
Two local projects will benefit from a share in more than $850,000 to upgrade community and sporting facilities thanks to the NSW Government’s Stronger Country Communities Fund. Member for Bathurst Paul Toole said the community would benefit from new ...
Media Release - New fitness equipment and walking trails launched - Healthy & Happy Challenge 2018
Back by popular demand, this September the Blayney & Villages Healthy & Happy Wellness Challenge gets into full swing with individuals and teams encouraged to register for the community program by 17 September 2018.
Media Release - Upgrade for Carcoar Showround
Carcoar Showground will benefit from $14,500 in NSW Government funding to carry out maintenance works on the popular pavilion.
Media Release - Lyndhurst Village Link Takes Shape
THE push towards making a safer link between the Lyndhurst Public School in the centre of the village and the nearby recreation ground is forging ahead thanks to support from the NSW Government.
Media Release - Free Cuppa for the Driver will be back in 2019
The multi-award winning ‘Free Cuppa for the Driver’ scheme that offers a free cuppa to drivers who have travelled more than 100 kilometres from the address on their drivers licence, to prevent fatigue related crashes, finished for the year on 31 May ...
Media Release - $1.9 Million funding boost for Blayney CentrePoint Sports and Leisure facility
Federal Member for Calare, Andrew Gee today announced $1.9 million in federal funding for the Blayney CentrePoint Sports and Leisure Facility. Mr Gee said the upgrade to the facility will be funded under the Building Better Regions Fund – Infrastruct ...
Media Release - More than $ 584 million to help drought - affected farmers
Support for farmers and their families facing drought has been boosted by $284 million in the NSW Budget 2018, bringing the NSW Government’s drought relief package to well over half a billion dollars. Almost all of NSW is now suffering from an e ...
Media Release - Local Council Employee recognised at Women in Local Government Awards
Member for Bathurst Paul Toole has congratulated Rebecca Ryan on her success at the 2018 Ministers’ Awards for Women in Local Government. Mr Toole said the awards recognised the outstanding contribution and achievements of women in local government i ...
Last modified: 13 Dec 2018

Blayney Shire Council

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