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Media Release - $100 Rebate for NSW Creative Kids
Member for Bathurst Paul Toole is excited to announce a new $100 Creative Kids rebate, allowing young people to experience cultural and learning activities outside of school and help ease cost of living pressure for parents.
Council Update
The June Ordinary Meeting of Council will be held in the Chambers, Blayney Shire Community Centre, on Monday 25 June 2018, commencing at 6.00pm. Members of the community are welcome to attend. A copy of the Business Paper will be available on Council ...
General Manager Update
Council is being advised of the upcoming 40 year anniversary for Blayney Shire Council in August 2018. Blayney Shire Council was proclaimed in July 1977, being the merger of Lyndhurst and Blayney Shires. n April 1978, the Governor of NSW Sir Arthur ...
Media Release - June long weekend tourism boom in the Orange region
Hundreds more people stopped in at the Orange Visitor Information Centre to discover what was happening across the region this June long weekend compared to the same period last year. General Manager of Orange Region Tourism, Caddie Marshall, stated ...
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 ...
Regional tourism collaboration drives visitor numbers to Central NSW
Destination NSW has released statistics for the year ended December 2017, Central NSW received over 2.5 million domestic overnight visitors which was a 21.2% increase from the previous year; nearly 3.1 million domestic daytrip visitors (up 6.4%) and ...
Media Release - Enjoy a warm welcome at Winter Wonderland
A warm welcome to winter with Winter Wonderland festivities planned across Blayney and Villages kicking off from Saturday 23 June from 12 noon with the Winter Solstice Festival on Gladstone Green, Newbridge hosted by the Newbridge Progress Associatio ...
Newcrest Media Release - Cadia commences deposition of tailings into old open pit
On 23 April 2018, Newcrest announced to the market that it had received approval from the New South Wales (NSW) Department of Planning and Environment to use the first 200m of the old Cadia Hill open pit as a tailings storage facility.
Media Release - Upper Macquarie County Council
With the lack of rainfall since Christmas the Autumn Aerial Spraying Program will be cancelled.
Newcrest Media Release - Processing Recommences at Cadia
Newcrest recommenced processing at Cadia today with the associated tailings being deposited into the southern tailings facility. Processing is running at a reduced rate due to limitations in infrastructure to the southern tailings facility
Cadia Community Update - Northern Tailings Storage Facility (NTSF) Embankment Movement
On Friday, 9 March 2018, Cadia identified a limited breakthrough of material that had occurred in the northern tailings storage facility embankment. The breakthrough material is completely contained within the Southern Tailings Storage Facility (STSF ...
Newcrest Mining Limited - Cadia Northern Tailings Dam Media Releases
Council will continue to update the community and post further Media Releases as they are made available. Should you have any particular enquiries please visit the website or call the Community Hotline Ph 1800 063 043
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 - Cool news for the Millthorpe Bowling Club
Energy efficient heating and cooling is on the agenda for the Millthorpe Bowling Club thanks to a Community Building Partnership (CBP) grant from the NSW Government to replace old, energy consuming units. Member for Bathurst Paul Toole visited the cl ...
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
Media Release - Blayney and Villages kick start Healthy Town Challenge 2018
Following on from the success of the Healthy & Happy Wellness Challenge last year, Blayney Shire Council has secured a $15,000 grant to implement strategies to assist people to make healthy choices, keep active and eat well as part of the 2018 NSW He ...
Last modified: 21 Jun 2018

Blayney Shire Council

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PO Box 62, Blayney NSW 2799
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