Attention Local Creatives & Producers

Wednesday 11 November 2020

As part of Council’s aim to support our local creative industries, The Waterfall Way Visitor Centre is calling for local art and product to stock in our Visitor Centres. Your product will be displayed and made available for sale. Ideally, your product will be created / produced /made right here in the Bellingen Shire...

Mid North Coast Joint Organisation (MNCJO) Audited Financial Statements & Extraordinary MNCJO Board Agenda

Thursday 5 November 2020


Ian J Cooper Awards - Access & Inclusion in Our Shire

Monday 2 November 2020

Mayoral Column

I’m proud that we’re an inclusive community that celebrates diversity and choices for all, which is why it’s so important that we continue to work together with local businesses and organisations to improve our understanding of how we can better support people with different abilities.

Help to Shape our Community's Future

Friday 23 October 2020

This is a time of significant change, which means our community’s resilience has rarely been more important than now. 

Talk to Council’s Environmental Health Building & Regulation Officer at Dorrigo Library Thursdays 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Tuesday 13 October 2020

Council will be recommencing the availability of an Environmental Health, Building & Regulation Officer at the Dorrigo Library, from Thursday 15 October 2020 each week between the hours of 2:00pm – 4:00pm.

Council’s Customer Service Centre resumes regular operating hours

Friday 25 September 2020

Bellingen Shire Council’s Customer Service Centre will resume regular operating hours from Monday 28 September 2020. The Customer Service Centre will be open from 8.30am – 4.30pm, Monday to Friday, to provide customers with face-to-face access to council related transactions and services.

New Bellingen Shire Deputy Mayor Elected

Thursday 24 September 2020

The election of a new Bellingen Shire Council Deputy Mayor was on the agenda of the September Ordinary Council Meeting held on Wednesday 23rd September 2020.

Have a Get Ready Weekend with family, friends and neighbours

Thursday 10 September 2020

Bellingen Shire Council is encouraging families, friends and neighbours to use the NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) Get Ready Weekend, 19-20 September 2020, to prepare for bushfire season and start a broader conversation about being aware of and prepared for all hazards.


Thursday 10 September 2020

Please be advised that there have been reports recieved of an on-road oil spill between Thora and the Pacific Highway.

Motorists are kindly requested to exercise extreme caution travelling this section of road as Council work crews are currently onsite addressing the issue.







Local Leaders Gather to Fuel Regional Recovery

Monday 24 August 2020

A cohort of 26 local resilience leaders have gathered in our Shire to take advantage of the opportunity to develop collaborative relationships and strategies to guide our Shire’s and the greater regions ongoing disaster preparedness, recovery and resilience activities.