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Released on: 20 January 2020
Mayor Peta Pinson looks forward to the new year of 20 Plenty and invites everyone to attend Australia Day celebrations being held throughout our region this Sunday, and the welcoming of our community’s new Australian citizens.
Released on: 16 January 2020
An Extraordinary Council Meeting has been called to discuss the potential for the Port Macquarie-Hastings region to move to stricter water restrictions. The Extraordinary Meeting will take place on Wednesday 22 January 2020 commencing at 5.30pm.
Released on: 19 December 2019
A Lake Cathie community stakeholder meeting took place earlier this week which was focused on gaining a common understanding of the status of Council’s application to open the lake.
Released on: 18 December 2019
The upgrades to our iconic Coastal Walk are in full stride, with Stage 1 of the Charlie Uptin to Flagstaff Hill section now complete, just in time for the Christmas holidays.
Released on: 17 December 2019
You’ll have to jump in the ‘kew’ for some park fun these Christmas holidays, with the new Kew Community Playground officially opened for play today.
Released on: 16 December 2019
Mayor Peta Pinson reflects on the achievements of the past year, the impact of the bushfires and the strong community spirit and gratitude shown in support of our firies in her last message of the year
Released on: 12 December 2019
An additional yellow bin collection being provided for Port Macquarie-Hastings residents this Christmas. Yellow recycling bins will be collected weekly between Monday 23 December and Friday 3 January to cater for the increase in recyclable materials.
Released on: 10 December 2019
Grant applications within Council’s Event Sponsorship Program are opening soon. Funding of $5,000 is available for events that attract, or have the potential to attract a significant number of visitors to the Port Macquarie-Hastings region.
Released on: 09 December 2019
Mayor Peta Pinson talks about the new Community Strategic Plan - Think 2050, and encourages the community to get involved in shaping the future of our region.
Released on: 02 December 2019
Mayor Peta Pinson lets us know of the new Eat See Do guide that will be distributed to homes this week, and encourages us to support local business.