Results of the Bellingen Clothing Collection Trial

Friday 14 March 2014

This trial was aimed at reducing the volume of clothing that ends up in landfill and instead diverting it to be reused.

Urunga Tidal Swimming Pool

Wednesday 12 March 2014

Bellingen Shire Council partners with Forestry NSW to control Tropical Soda Apple

Friday 28 February 2014

Tropical Soda Apple, native to Brazil and Argentina, is a perennial shrub that grows from 1 -2 m in height with leaves and stems containing large white to yellow thorn-like prickles.  Flowers are white.  Immature fruits are similar in colour to a water melon, which turn yellow when mature, and are about 3cm in diameter.

Bellingen Shire Council moves forward with plan to address the Shire's infrastructure backlog

Monday 17 February 2014

Bellingen Shire Council Supports Community Environmental and Sustainability Initiatives

Monday 2 December 2013

Each project was supported to the value of $5,000, making the total amount of funding granted $35,000.

Customer Service Survey

Sunday 17 November 2013

An enthusiastic group gave their opinions in these areas before expanding the forum into issues such as council meeting venues, the availability of councillor, community engagement and different media distribution channels.

Improving the water quality of the Bellinger River

Monday 4 November 2013

Agriculture is an integral part of Bellingen Shire’s community and landscape but it brings with it challenges in balancing productivity, profitability and care for the land and water on which it ultimately relies.

Weed of National Significance found growing in our region

Monday 2 September 2013

Pond apple has already had devastating effects on the wet tropic bioregion of Far North Queensland where it has invaded over 2,000 hectares of environmentally valuable mangrove forest. 

General Flood and Recovery Updates

Thursday 28 February 2013

These updates will now be issued as new information is at hand.