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Released on: 12 November 2018
Safety for motorists and access to businesses along one of our region’s busiest roads has been significantly improved, with the new roundabout at the intersection of Hastings River Drive and Newport Island Road now complete.
Taking the time to learn about what happens to your recycling after it reaches the bin is a key theme of this year’s National Recycling Week running from Monday 12 – Sunday 18 November.
This week the Mayor encourages the community to reduce, reuse and recycle during National Recycling Week and talks about some of the great projects happening right across the region.
Released on: 06 November 2018
Our region’s Tastings on Hastings event has grown and changed a lot over the last 15 years, and now’s the time to have your say on the future of this popular local food festival.
Released on: 05 November 2018
There is now more reason to enjoy our popular Coastal Walk, with work to rejuvenate and beautify the Westport Park section now complete.
This week the Mayor invites everyone to save the date for the popular Countdown to Christmas event and to get involved in a Community Planning Action Team for Bonny Hills, Laurieton and the North Shore.
Released on: 01 November 2018
Upgrades to further enhance our region’s iconic Coastal Walk will continue next week, with pedestrian safety improvements to commence at Flagstaff Hill on Monday 5 November.
A recent Business Confidence Survey conducted by Port Macquarie-Hastings Council highlights a number of positive signs for our local economy.
Released on: 29 October 2018
The Mayor encourages our community to nominate a local hero for an Australia Day Award and congratulates all of the young local sports stars who were recognised at the 2018 Port Macquarie-Hastings Sports Awards.
Released on: 24 October 2018
Motorists using Bago Rd are set to experience a safer drive in the coming months, with works to rehabilitate around 4.5km of the road to commence on Monday 29 October.