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Media Release - Safe shooting grants are available
Bathurst MP Paul Toole today announced applications are now open for the State Government’s Safe Shooting Program to help deliver upgrades to shooting clubs and ranges across NSW.
Council Update
The National Garage Sale Trail will be held on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 October 2018. Households, schools and community groups in the Blayney Shire are welcomed to be involved.
General Manager Update
The Local Government Professionals Rural Management Challenge is a professional development opportunity open to all staff within regional and rural councils across the State and Australia. The Challenge is a truly unique professional development exp ...
Media Release - Fresh Paint for Newbridge Hall
Newbridge Recreation Ground Hall will benefit from almost $19,000 in NSW Government funding to repaint the centre.
Media Release - Blayney Farmers' Market return for Spring
Well known for its friendly, community atmosphere and down to earth style with homemade treats, good coffee and regional produce, the monthly Blayney Farmers’ Market returns to Carrington Park Blayney, this Sunday 16 September 2018 from 9am-1pm.
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.
The winner of the Receive Your Rates Online Competition announced.
Winner of the Receive Your Rates Online Competition was Alison Simmons. Alison received an Apple 32GB iPad. Congratulations!!
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 - Making it easier to do business in Blayney Shire
Member for Bathurst Paul Toole today said business people in the Blayney Shire can now set up a cafĂ©, restaurant or small bar in less than 90 days, with the local council ‘going live’ with the NSW Government’s Easy to do Business program.
Media Release - Lyndhurst Village Footpath construction underway
Blayney Shire Council is pleased to announce Council’s infrastructure team commenced construction works on the first stage of the Lyndhurst Village Link Footpath today.
Media Release - Blayney Shire Council to celebrate 40 Year Anniversary
Local residents, businesses and volunteer groups are invited to join Councillors and the Council team for a community BBQ to celebrate the 40 year anniversary since the first Blayney Shire Council elections on 12 August 1978. The special event will b ...
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 - Orange360 revealed as new tourism brand for the Orange region
Tourism marketing in the Orange region is off to a fresh start with the launch of a new brand and organisation known as Orange360. Launched today at the Orange Visitor Information Centre, General Manager of Orange360, Caddie Marshall, said that Orang ...
Public Notice - Blayney Shire Development Control Plan 2018
Blayney Shire Council hereby gives public notice of its approval of the Blayney Shire Development Control Plan 2018, as amended and altered following public exhibition at the 25 June 2018 meeting.
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 ...
Media Release - Blayney & historic villages encourages visitors to ‘indulge their senses’
A new ‘magazine style’ visitor guide featuring editorial stories from local characters and prominent businesses revealing their favourite spots across the Blayney & Villages was launched last night at the Blayney Shire Visitor Information Centre
Last modified: 20 Sep 2018

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