Bellingen Shire Council Mayor, Cr Dominic King, is again calling on the Federal and State Governments to come to the table with a range of economic stimulus and financial assistance measures so our Shire can respond and recover from the recent drought, bushfires, floods and the current pandemic crisis.
Mayor Seeks Federal & State Stimulus Support
Please Stay @ Home these School Holidays
Please stay at home these school holidays, that’s the message I want our community to remember as we head into what’s traditionally a time of the year when friends and family get together and enjoy our great outdoors.
Bellingen Shire Coronavirus Pandemic Response Group
The Bellingen Shire has taken matters into its own hands with the establishment of their Bellingen Shire Pandemic Response Group and today launch another layer – a Connection Centre and COVID-19 Website.
Extraordinary Council Meeting - Friday 03 April 3pm
n response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, relevant legislation has been amended to allow Councils to meet ‘virtually’ (on-line) and observe best practice social distancing and isolation protocols.
Council’s Pandemic Response Plan is Activated
Our Shire’s Pandemic Response Plan has been activated, and Council’s internal Pandemic Response Working Group are proactively managing the organisation’s response to the current and potential impacts the Coronavirus may have on the way we live our day to day lives and the way in which we service our communities.
Local Response to a Global Crisis
Bellingen Shire Council Mayor, Cr Dominic King, has praised the Bellingen Shire Coronavirus Pandemic Response Group’s joint efforts to ensure we are a resilient community that is prepared for the future challenges the Coronavirus presents us.
Opening of Weighbridge at Raleigh Waste Management Centre
As part of our continued improvement to waste services, Bellingen Shire Council with funding assistance from the Environmental Trust as part of the NSW EPA’s ‘Waste Less Recycle More’ initiative have upgraded the Raleigh Waste Management Centre.
Guide to Kerbside Bulky Household Waste Pickup
Bellingen Shire Council (through Coffs Coast Waste Services) provides a Bulky Household Waste collection once each year to residential households in the Bellingen Shire which receive a kerbside collection service.
Seniors Festival Activities a Success
The recent NSW Seniors Festival events in Bellingen Shire were a great success with events taking place at Dorrigo and Mylestom that attracted more than 100 seniors from all areas of the Shire.
More than 90 seniors came along to North Beach Bowling Club to enjoy a day of entertainment, guest speakers and refreshments.
Potential disruption to kerbside waste collections
Due to adverse weather conditions and local flooding, there is a potential for some disruption and delays to the kerbside waste collections.
Bellingen Shire residents are advised to place their bin out on the kerbside on their usual collection day and to leave it there until collected.
We thank you for your understanding.