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Upper Lachlan Shire Council removes water restrictions

Thursday 20 February 2020

Upper Lachlan Shire Council will remove water restrictions effective from midnight, Thursday February 20, 2020.

Director of Infrastructure, Mursaleen Shah, said that recent rains have allowed Council to remove the restrictions previously applied to the Taralga, Crookwell and Gunning reticulated water supplies.

“Council received...

Reminder: Council Meeting at Council Chambers Crookwell Tonight 20/2/2020

Thursday 20 February 2020

Upper Lachlan Shire Council wishes to remind the community that the Ordinary Council Meeting will be held at the Council Chambers Crookwell (44 Spring Street, Crookwell) from 6.00pm tonight, 20 February, 2020.

Select Councillors will gather at the Council Chambers Crookwell from 5.30pm to give residents the opportunity to discuss matters...

New outdoor gyms in Gunning and Dalton

Thursday 20 February 2020

New outdoor gyms for Gunning and Dalton were installed in early February.  

The gyms, created by Imagination Play, were built with funding from the NSW Government’s Stronger Country Communities Fund Round 2 and are already receiving plenty of use and praise.

New residents invited to Welcome to Crookwell Day

Thursday 20 February 2020

New residents to the Upper Lachlan Shire are invited to the “Welcome to Crookwell” information day on Thursday March 12.

The Welcome Day offers a chance for new residents to find out about local services and businesses, including schools, council, the library, recreational clubs and facilities and much more.

Upper Lachlan to benefit from Safer Roads Program

Wednesday 19 February 2020

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Upper Lachlan Shire motorists will soon benefit from a suite of safety measures rolling out through round three of the Safer Roads Program.

Rugby Road and Crookwell Road will both benefit from the Program with $450,000 to be spent on the...

MAYORAL COLUMN: Week Commencing 17th February, 2020

Wednesday 19 February 2020

There have been more than a few grains of truth in Dorothea Mackellar’s poem “My Country” over the last few weeks.

In that poem she spoke of Australia as a land of “droughts and flooding rains”. Throw fires into the mix and we’ve witnessed a wide spectrum of extreme conditions over a very short space of time.

Learn about sustainable practices in new library books

Tuesday 18 February 2020

Our libraries have added new non-fiction books to its collection, thanks to a Veolia Mulwaree Trust donation of $1000. The books provide an up to date and more relevant non-fiction collection.

Gullen Range Wind Farm 2020 Community Fund Workshop

Monday 17 February 2020

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The Gullen Range Wind Farm FREE Grant Writing Workshop will provide community groups/organisations with information to assist with accessing important funding.

This workshop will help identify the requirements of grant applications, what you need to include in your...

Bushfire clean-up under way

Thursday 13 February 2020

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Member for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman MP is calling on everyone whose property was destroyed in the Green Wattle Creek, Currowan and Morton fires to register for clean-up services now.

Damage to roads in the Upper Lachlan Shire

Thursday 13 February 2020

Several of the roads that have been inspected so far in the Shire have shown significant damage.

Council is giving priority to roads that are currently still closed and then progressively to the others based on traffic volumes, bus routes and alternative access available.