In the Works - 3rd September, 2020

Here's a brief look at of some of the projects and activities currently underway involving Upper Lachlan Shire Council staff and contractors. Please click on the highlighted hyperlinks to see photo galleries from these jobs.

Kingsdale Straight pothole repairs - 28th August, 2020

  • Pothole repairs on Kingsdale Straight with Emulsion & 7mm.

Kern's Creek progress - 28th August, 2020

  • Photos from the RMS Blackspot Project at Kerns Creek.

Tourism Minister's visit - Rail Trail & Crookwell Pool - 3rd September, 2020

  • Minister for Jobs, Investment, Tourism and Western Sydney, Stuart Ayres MP visited Crookwell as part of a regional tour. Accompanied by Member for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman, he spoke with Mayor John Stafford and General Manager Colleen Worthy about the plans for the new Crookwell Pool, including plans to include a visitor's centre and cafe on site. The group also spoke about the Rail Trail project from Goulburn which could terminate at the prospective new Visitor's centre, providing a cafe and meeting point at this end.

Tourism Minister's visit - Lindner Socks - 3rd September, 2020

  • While in Crookwell, Stuart Ayres MP toured the shop and factory at Lindner Socks. Owner Andy Lindner advised that the company has been experiencing tremendous sales growth in the last few months as shoppers wanted to shop more online, and support local businesses.

Tourism Minister's visit - Taralga Wildlife Park - 3rd September, 2020

  • Visiting the Taralga Wildlife Park, Stuart Ayres MP spoke with Mayor John Stafford about the effects on local businesses of the bushfires, drought and COVID pandemic, including Mr Stafford's Wildlife Park and particularly Wombeyan Caves, a major tourist drawcard for the region.

In the News

Mayor John Stafford's weekly spot on 2GN – 3rd September, 2020

This week the Mayor spoke about:

- Proposed Laggan rezoning plans
- Visit by NSW Minister for Tourism
- GMC Mayoral election
- Visit by former Raider Alan Tongue next Tuesday
- Bushfire season
- Heritage grants
- Streets as Shared Spaces
- Coach Stables
- Council's parks and equipment