Team work wins award for Bellingen

Wednesday 26 June 2019

Working together is a winning combination for Bellingen Shire Council and the local community according to the Judges of the 2019 New South Wales Local Government Excellence Awards.

Community input requested for Coastal Management Program for Bellingen

Friday 14 June 2019

Council is currently preparing a Coastal Management Program and would like input from our community. This is an exciting opportunity to address key issues within our coastal catchments, and prioritise management actions to be targeted over the next 10 years.

Notification of Public Hearing - Planning Proposal 15

Thursday 6 June 2019

Reclassification of land at Lookout Road from Community to Operational

Notice is hereby given of a public hearing that is to be held regarding a proposal to reclassify part of a Public Reserve (formerly Reserve R87120), at Lookout Rd, Bellingen, from community’’ land to ‘’operational’’ land.

Bellingen Memorial Hall Community Open Days

Thursday 6 June 2019

Two ‘Community Open Days’ are being held on Friday 21 June from 4pm to 6pm and Saturday 22 June from 10am to 12pm. These have been organised by Council, in conjunction with the Memorial Hall Management Committee.

RMS Road Rebuilding and Widening Road Shoulders on Waterfall Way – 6km east of Bellingen – 27 May 2019

Wednesday 22 May 2019

Road rebuilding and widening road shoulders on Waterfall Way, east of Bellingen from 27 May, 2019

Works Commence on Deep Creek Bridge

Friday 17 May 2019

It’s been a long time coming but work is now underway on replacing Deep Creek Bridge on Coramba Road, Dorrigo.

The deep pockets of the State and Federal governments have allowed the bridge to be replaced with 50/50 funding coming from the NSW Fixing Country Roads program and the federally funded Bridge Renewal program.

Expressions of Interest - Urunga

Monday 13 May 2019


Regional Tourism Awards applications now open

Thursday 2 May 2019

The North Coast Regional Tourism Awards are held annually to acknowledge excellence in tourism.

Signage Strategy - Have Your Say

Wednesday 24 April 2019

The Bellingen Shire community is encouraged to contribute to the development of a Signage Strategy for the Shire.

The Strategy will provide guidance for the development of well-designed and positioned tourism and wayfinding signage that reflects the values of our community and communicates a strong brand identity.

A Memorial Soldier Returns

Monday 22 April 2019

Work has commenced to bring back a familiar soldier to his rightful place in the Bellingen Memorial Hall.