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Released on: 23 July 2018
This week the Mayor talks about the works that have started to rejuvenate Westport Park and invites the community to go on a behind the scenes tour of Council.
If you’re a dog owner and love letting your pooch run free, now’s the time to have your say on plans to build 2 new off-leash dog parks.
The third and final timber bridge on Comboyne Rd will soon be upgraded to a new concrete structure, with works to replace the Hartys Creek Bridge set to commence on Monday 30 July.
Released on: 20 July 2018
To celebrate Local Government Week starting Monday 30 July, Council is inviting the community to go behind the scenes and learn more about how Council works – from the inside, out!
Released on: 19 July 2018
The community are invited to save the date Sunday 28 October for an event celebrating our region’s bicentenary that will see the Port Macquarie come to life with local art, music, food and rich local heritage.
Released on: 16 July 2018
Artsmarts is an 8 month program that aims to up-skill creative people with business acumen so they can take their careers to the next level by establishing sustainable businesses.
This week the Mayor talks about the funding announcement to improve access to Tacking Point Lighthouse in Port Macquarie, and highlights some of the new playgrounds that are now open for play across the region.
Upgrades to improve the safety, visual appeal and accessibility of our region’s iconic Coastal Walk have commenced with works to rejuvenate Westport Park now underway.
Released on: 12 July 2018
On Monday 16 July, traffic travelling on Hastings River Drive will be diverted along the newly completed pavement to allow for work to commence on the southern side of the road.
Released on: 11 July 2018
Access to historic Tacking Point lighthouse will be improved by a million dollar upgrade of Lighthouse Road.