Martells Road Rehabilitation Works Update

Tuesday 4 August 2020

Full road rehabilitation and resealing works at two locations along Martells Road will commence tomorrow, Wednesday 05 August 2020 (subject to weather conditions). Please see images below for site locality.

Changes To Signage For Regulated Parking Areas Within Bellingen

Monday 13 July 2020

Bellingen Shire Council has recently undertaken the development of a Parking Management Strategy to improve the current parking situation within the town centres of Dorrigo, Urunga and Bellingen and provide the framework to create a well-connected, accessible and safe town centre that creates social activity and embraces the vibrant, lively...

Community Leadership & Resilience Scholarship Scheme

Tuesday 16 June 2020

Port Macquarie-Hastings, Kempsey and Bellingen Councils unite with Charles Sturt for crisis recovery

The Three-Step Plan to Re-open Cafes, Restaurants & Retail

Wednesday 3 June 2020

Restaurants and cafes in NSW will be allowed to reopen under the first stage of eased coronavirus restrictions commencing Friday 15th May 2020.

Council’s Customer Service Centre & Branch Libraries Re-Open

Thursday 28 May 2020

Bellingen Shire Council’s Customer Service Centre and three Branch Libraries will re-open under revised operating hours and conditions to reflect the easing of COVID-19 restrictions and the most recent Public Health Order.

From the Mayor - Our Shire’s Disaster Funding Discussions & Decisions

Tuesday 19 May 2020

Thankfully, we were all spared from the most severe impacts of the recent bushfire season with minimal loss of property recorded across our Shire, but that doesn’t mean that our community isn’t still hurting from years of drought then the fires and floods.

Community Support Fund Now Open

Monday 4 May 2020

Council is pleased to once again open its Community Support Fund Round 1 for the 2020/2021 financial year. 

Dorrigo Roundabout Project to Proceed

Monday 4 May 2020


Mayor’s Call for Small Business Stimulus Succeeds

Wednesday 22 April 2020

Bellingen Shire Council Mayor, Cr Dominic King, has welcomed the NSW and Commonwealth Governments’ announcement that our Shire’s small businesses are now eligible for the $10,000 Bushfire Grants Scheme.

Anzac Day 2020 - Private Commemorations

Tuesday 21 April 2020

Anzac Day is a significant day for all Australians and is often a time for private reflection.