Community groups that love getting their hands dirty working on public land or creating local environmentally sustainable solutions are invited to lodge an application for Bellingen Shire Council’s 2019/20 Environmental Levy Community Fund.
Environmental Levy Grants Available
Share Your Journey at the free Bellingen Community BBQ
Take a load off your mind and take some time to look after yourself and each other at the free Bellingen Shire Community Barbeque to be held at the Dangar Falls picnic area, Coramba Road, Dorrigo on Thursday 24th October from 11:00am to 2:00pm.
Variation to commencement times for Ordinary Meetings of Council
Council will vary the commencement times for the Ordinary meetings of Council held on 23rd October 2019, 27 November 2019, 26 February 2020 and the 25th March 2020 from 9:00am to 6:00pm.
National Recognition of Council’s Customer Service
Bellingen Shire Council’s Customer & Business Services Team have been shortlisted again as a finalist for the 2019 National Local Government Customer Service Network Awards’ Customer Service Team of the Year Category.
Funding for Safe and Secure Water in Bellingen
The NSW Government is investing more than $11 million in partnership with Bellingen Shire Council for two projects from the NSW Government’s $1 billion Safe and Secure Water Program.
Member for Oxley Melinda Pavey said the government is prioritising access to reliable and high-quality water.
New Bellingen Shire Deputy Mayor Elected
The election of a new Bellingen Shire Council Deputy Mayor was on the agenda of the September Ordinary Council Meeting held on Wednesday 25th September 2019.
Dorrigo Pool Opening Delayed
Bellingen Shire’s Dorrigo Swim Centre looks to delay its opening of the pool by up to a week.
Bees Nest Bushfire Recovery Community Information Sessions
A Bushfire Recovery Community Information Session will be held at the Dorrigo Showgrounds this Wednesday 25th September 2019 at 6pm with a free sausage sizzle from 5.30pm.
Emergency Closure of Tallowwood Point Bridge Promised Land Road, Gleniffer
Bellingen Shire Council advises of the immediate emergency closure of the Tallowwood Point Bridge Promised Land Road, Gleniffer due to the movement and failure of a bridge pile.
It’s Never too Late to Save a Mate
It’s never too late to learn how to save a mate, and thanks to a recent Save-A-Mate (SAM) facilitator training program, four local community members have now been trained on how to identify and respond to emergencies.