News

Call for local product at Waterfall Way Visitor Information Centre

Monday 19 February 2018

The Waterfall Way Visitor Information Centre in the heart of Bellingen provides information and services to visitors and locals seven days per week throughout the year.  With approximately 22,000 visitors frequenting the centre each year it plays a pivotal role in increasing the length of stay, visitor spend and dispersing visitors throughout...

Customer Service Charter Review

Monday 19 February 2018

Bellingen Shire Council is committed to providing efficient, responsive and friendly service that is value for money for those who live, work or visit the Bellingen Shire.

Bellingen Shire Council secures $2.3M in Grants During 2017

Monday 19 February 2018

During 2017 Bellingen Shire Council submitted forty three grant applications and secured $2.3 million dollars of external funding for the Shire.  This is a fabulous achievement for a small regional Council and the funding will benefit the community in countless ways.

Some of the externally funded projects include:

Small Business Bus coming to Bellingen

Friday 16 February 2018

Bellingen Shire Council is committed to improving its service to small business across the Shire and is pleased to support the Business Connect ‘Start or grow your business’ program.

Clean Up Australia Day 2018

Friday 9 February 2018

Clean Up Australia Day is happening again on March 4 2018. Some dedicated community groups have already registered and are looking for volunteers to help clean up our natural environment.

Dorrigo to host Cultural Tourism Event

Friday 9 February 2018

Bellingen Shire Council in partnership with Destination Coffs Coast and Dorrigo Chamber of Commerce will host a tourism industry event on Saturday 24 February at the Old Gazette Theatre in Hickory Street Dorrigo.

Library Lovers Day and Junior Book Club

Monday 5 February 2018

Library Lovers Day - February 14th
Library Lovers’ Day on February 14th is a chance for everyone to reconnect with the library and share the library love. Your nearest Bellingen Branch Library will be spreading the love to members with a competition and an opportunity to write a love letter to the library.

Local Radio Pop-Up Broadcast in Bellingen and Urunga

Monday 5 February 2018

Radio Triple M Coffs Coast 106.3 FM will pop-up in Urunga on Friday for an outside broadcast. This follows an outdoor broadcast they undertook in Bellingen last week.

Australia Day 2018 Winners Announced

Thursday 25 January 2018

The Bellingen Shire Australia Day Committee hosted the 2018 Australia Day Community Awards and celebrations at the Morgo Street Reserve on Friday 26 January.

Bellingen Shire communities to benefit from improved Flood Monitoring Infrastructure

Thursday 18 January 2018

Bellingen Shire Mayor, Cr Dominic King is delighted with today’s announcement from Minister for Racing Paul Toole and Member for Oxley Melinda Pavey of $65,000 in funding for remote flood monitoring infrastructure.

The funding results from a recent application to the NSW ClubGrants Category 3 Fund under a 50:50 arrangement.

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