January 14th, 2019
Fourth-year Arts Law student at the University of NSW and social justice advocate Khushaal Vyas will be the Woodenbong and district Australia Day Ambassador for 2019.
Khushaal is president of the UNSW Law Society, the largest university law student representative group in the nation, and has been very productively
January 10th, 2019
While bridges and roads remain Kyogle Council's top priority for 2019, the council will also focus on projects that showcase the economic capacity, lifestyle and cultural diversity of the local government area.
Topping Council's list of other priorities for 2019 is continuing to lobby for funding for the Tabulam Ag
January 10th, 2019
Giant Pumpkin Competition to be decided Saturday
The 2019 Northern Rivers champion pumpkin grower will be revealed at Kyogle on Saturday morning (12 January 2019).
After months of patiently watering and tending what where once tiny seedlings, competitors in the Summerland Giant Pumpkin Competition will bring the
November 15th, 2018
Kyogle Council approves 25 community grants
Kyogle Council has approved financial assistance grants totalling more than $30,000 to a host of community, service and sporting organisations as well as four individuals.
The 25 one-off grants were awarded under Council's Community Assistance Policy and ranged from $400
November 9th, 2018
Second hay run heads to Collarenebri
ONE hundred and twenty bales of hay will be heading west tomorrow, making their way to drought-stricken farmers in and around Collarenebri.
This is the second drought convoy undertaken by Richmond Valley Council in partnership with local businesses. In August Richmond Valley, Ky
October 30th, 2018
Kevin Hogan opens Christensens Bridge
Motorists, school children and farmers using Afterlee Road will now have a safer and easier trip after the old wooden Christensens Bridge was replaced with a new steel truss bridge, Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said.
“Kyogle Council asked me for help in funding the rep
September 28th, 2018
DELIVERING POWER BILL RELIEF FOR NORTH COAST HOUSEHOLDS
The NSW Government has announced $15 million in clean energy funding for a new solar program aimed at saving low-income households hundreds of dollars each year on their power bills.
North Coast Nationals MPs Chris Gulaptis, Thomas George, Ben Franklin and Geo
September 28th, 2018
LISMORE NEWS Celebrate Small Business Month and grow your business
Lismore City Council and Kyogle Council have partnered to deliver a program of activities for Small Business Month with expert business consultants Lilly Choi-Lee and Trevor Lee of TravConsult.
The consultants will work with businesses during Octo
September 11th, 2018
FREE ROAD SAFETY WORKSHOPS FOR KYOGLE AND GOONELLEBAH
Member for Lismore Thomas George invites road users to attend free road safety workshops in Kyogle and Goonellabah during September.
Mr George said the morning workshop each day is aimed at helping older road users learn about changes to licensing rules.&n
September 6th, 2018
A HEALTHY FUTURE FOR KYOGLE
A health revolution is taking over Kyogle with the official unveiling of three new outdoor gym sites and upgraded facilities, part of the $180,000 Kyogle All Active Expansion Project.
The initiative joint funded by the NSW Government, Kyogle Council and Kyogle Combined Service Clubs has
September 4th, 2018
Kyogle Council opens two new bridges - slashes aging timber bridge inventory
Kyogle Council has halved its ageing timber bridge inventory in less than 15 years and is on track to replace all its timber bridges by 2044.
In 2004, Council had 304 timber bridges, most of which were built in the 1940s and were reaching
August 22nd, 2018
Greening Kyogle's Main Street
Kyogle Council Mayor Danielle Mulholland has helped plant the first of the street trees that are to go in Kyogle's main street as part of the Greening the Main Street Program.
Large trees are being planted at 13 locations on the Summerland Way from the Wyangarie Street intersection to
May 31st, 2018
PRESCHOOLS IN KYOGLE TO BENEFIT FROM NEW FUNDING
Member for Lismore Thomas George has welcomed news that three preschools in Kyogle and surrounds will benefit from up to $15,000 each in funding, to go towards enhancing the quality of their services.
Mr George said he was happy to announce the following preschools h
May 28th, 2018
The Summerland Giant Pumpkin Competition is returning to its roots, with the 2019 event being held at Kyogle on 12 January.
Kyogle is the birthplace of the competition which pits grower against grower to see who has the greenest thumb and can raise the largest pumpkin. Some of the entries in previous years have reache
May 23rd, 2018
KYOGLE CONNECTED AND READY FOR BUSINESS
Doing business with Kyogle Council just got easier with the council rolling out the first stages of an online business system.
Kyogle Mayor Danielle Mulholland said the Kyogle Connected project involved Council working in partnership with the NSW Government through an innovat
April 19th, 2018
FINANCIAL SECURITY FOR BONALBO MPS
Member for Lismore Thomas George has today restated his support for the Northern NSW Health District’s (NNSWLHD) ability to manage the future budgetary requirements of the new, state of the art Bonalbo Multi-Purpose Service (MPS).
Northern NSW Local Heath District operates three
April 19th, 2018
Kyogle Council starts work on 11th new bridge in 10 months
Kyogle Council started work yesterday (18 April) on its 11th new bridge in the past 10 months.
Council's bridge crew began demolishing Somerville Bridge on Ettrick Road first thing Wednesday morning.
It's hoped, weather permitting, the new steel truss br
April 16th, 2018
Kyogle library members can now "borrow" a laptop computer for use in the library.
The new service is open to members who are 16 years of age and older and you don't even have to bother the library staff.
The laptops can be borrowed from a self-service kiosk using your library card.
Kyogle Mayor Cr Danielle Mulholl
April 10th, 2018
Kyogle Council's $35 million budget boost
Kyogle Local Government Area (LGA) residents are set to reap the rewards of record grant funding success totalling more than $7 million in the next two years.
Kyogle Council Mayor Cr Danielle Mulholland said infrastructure spending was up with $29 million being spent on roa
March 22nd, 2018
Kyogle Council actively encourages development
Kyogle Council is not just open for business it is actively encouraging development in a bid to grow the local economy.
At its 12 March meeting, Council voted unanimously to waive charges and contributions on all development across the local government area except for
December 21st, 2017
Drink container collection point for Kyogle.
Kyogle is to get a drink container collection point under the State Government's new Container Deposit Scheme.
The manual collection point, which will open on Monday 29 January 2018, will be established at the Kyogle landfill and will operate during normal landfill opening
December 13th, 2017
Kyogle Council has some great news for locals and travellers alike – Gradys Creek Road will re-open to all traffic tomorrow (Thursday 14 December) at 4pm with the completion of Davies Bridge.
The road has been closed for extended periods while Council undertakes a significant project to rebuild six bridges on Grad
December 12th, 2017
Kyogle Councillors Danielle Mulholland and Maggie May are auctioning off a signed NRL jersey for charity, with all funds raised split between the Kyogle and Bonalbo Hospital Auxiliaries.
Also attached is a photo of the signed jersey that is being auctioned.
November 23rd, 2017
Local residents celebrate opening of Back Creek Road Bridge two months ahead of schedule
Back Creek Road residents have received a much needed early Christmas present from Kyogle Council -- the new Back Creek Road Bridge has been opened to traffic two months ahead of schedule.
The old timber bridge was closed to al