Heartland Magazine Issue 27, News and Events NSW Northern Rivers, Advertising NSW

Category: Tenterfield Shire Council

Tenterfield Shire Council

Cyclone Oma Prompts Severe Weather Warning

February 22nd, 2019
Cyclone Oma Prompts Severe Weather Warning A Severe Weather Warning has been issued by the Bureau of Meteorology for abnormally, high tides, damaging and hazardous surf, and damaging winds covering an area from Tweed Heads, south to Yamba as a result of Cyclone Oma. Abnormally high tides may cause sea water flooding

TENTERFIELD TO RECOGNISE THE HERITAGE OF ROBERT BRUSH

August 13th, 2018
TENTERFIELD TO RECOGNISE THE HERITAGE OF ROBERT BRUSH Councillor Brian Murray, Chair of Council’s Parks, Gardens & Open Spaces Committee today addressed the Committee members and observers on his vision for the streets and parks of Tenterfield. “One of the things that makes Tenterfield and indeed our whole Sh

MAYOR’S COMMUNITY PRAYER FOR RAIN

August 6th, 2018
MAYOR’S COMMUNITY PRAYER FOR RAIN Mayor Peter Petty is inviting the community to gather in Bruxner Park at the front of the Council building at 3.00 pm on Thursday, 9 August 2018 to offer prayers for rain to break this damaging and crippling drought. Reverend John Cooper will lead the afternoon, assisted by other

LOCAL GOVERNMENT WEEK IN TENTERFIELD 2018

August 6th, 2018
LOCAL GOVERNMENT WEEK IN TENTERFIELD 2018 Local Government Week (30 July to 5 August 2018) kicked off in Tenterfield on Wednesday (1 August) morning with the Mayor’s Business Breakfast at 6.45 am at the Tenterfield Golf Club. The chilly morning did not deter the 60 attendees who tucked into a hearty breakfast whi

$24 MILLION MOUNT LINDESAY ROAD UPGRADE GETS UNDERWAY

July 27th, 2018
$24 MILLION MOUNT LINDESAY ROAD UPGRADE GETS UNDERWAY Improved safety and transport efficiency is on its way as work starts on the upgrade of Mount Lindesay Road, between Legume and Woodenbong. Member for Lismore Thomas George, Federal Member for New England Barnaby Joyce and Mayor of Tenterfield Shire Council Pete

Rappville Dog Trial and Bull Ride

June 15th, 2018
Rappville Dog Trial and Bull Ride The rough and tumble of bull riding and the more sedate sport of working cattle dog trials will be on show at Rappville on the weekend on June 23 and 24. The Rappville Sports Ground will host the two events, with Memorial Cattle Dog Trials being held on the Saturday and Sunday, whi

COUNCIL’S AGEING TIMBER BRIDGES Tenterfield Council

May 31st, 2018
COUNCIL’S AGEING TIMBER BRIDGES Council has for some time been aware of a looming problem relating to it’s timber bridge infrastructure, with the majority of structures being in excess of 50 years old. Following the failure of the bridge at Beaury Creek, Urbenville, Council engaged a consultant to undertake non

TENTERFIELD SHIRE COUNCIL DRAFT BUDGET 2018/2019

April 27th, 2018
TENTERFIELD SHIRE COUNCIL DRAFT BUDGET 2018/2019 Tenterfield Shire Council’s draft 2018/19 Operational Plan and Budget has been approved by Councillors at Council’s Ordinary Meeting held on 18 April 2018 and is now on display to the public for comments until close of business Wednesday, 16 May 2018. Council h

Tenterfield Shire Council – SOMETIME WE’LL UNDERSTAND!

April 18th, 2018
SOMETIME WE’LL UNDERSTAND! As the Centenary of ANZAC draws to a close, Council’s ANZAC Centenary Committee has released a first draft of “Sometime We’ll Understand”, a book commemorating our brave servicemen and women who took part, fought and died in World War I. This major work serves as a culmination o

TENTERFIELD TO INTRODUCE LEVEL 1 WATER RESTRICTIONS

April 17th, 2018
TENTERFIELD TO INTRODUCE LEVEL 1 WATER RESTRICTIONS Despite the rain on the weekend, Level 1 Water Restrictions will be brought in from Wednesday, 18 April 2018. Level 1 Restrictions are triggered when the dam storage capacity drops to 70% and although not enforceable, community members are encouraged to abide by t

Tenterfield Shire – NOMINATE FOR AUSTRALIA DAY NOW!

April 16th, 2018
NOMINATE FOR AUSTRALIA DAY NOW! Council has recently developed 2 new initiatives to encourage more nominations for our Australia Day Awards. Firstly, there is now a dedicated page on the Council website where you can complete a form online! Throughout the year, events and situations happen when you think, “tha

TENTERFIELD COUNCIL’S MAYOR CALLS FOR SPECIAL CARE ON EASTER ROADS

March 27th, 2018
COUNCIL’S MAYOR CALLS FOR SPECIAL CARE ON EASTER ROADS Tenterfield Shire Council is calling on local drivers to take special care on the roads this Easter as part of a combined push to drive down a soaring road toll in NSW. Mayor Peter Petty said Council was working closely with the NSW Government to keep people

TENTERFIELD SHIRE’S TIMBER BRIDGES

March 19th, 2018
TENTERFIELD SHIRE’S TIMBER BRIDGES On 13 March. Tenterfield Shire Council’s Mayor, Cr Peter Petty, and Chief Executive, Mr Terry Dodds, met the Deputy Speaker and Member for Lismore, the Hon Thomas George MP and the Hon Melinda Pavey MP, Minister for Roads, Maritime & Freight, and Member for Oxley in Parliamen

TENTERFIELD BEGINS NBN™ BROADBAND ACCESS NETWORK JOURNEY

March 2nd, 2018
TENTERFIELD BEGINS NBN™ BROADBAND ACCESS NETWORK JOURNEY Fast and reliable broadband is just around the corner with construction officially underway to connect 1,300 Tenterfield homes and businesses to the nbn™ broadband access network. Crews will be on the ground, checking pits and pipes, laying the fibre back

“RETURN AND EARN” – CONTAINER DEPOSIT SCHEME

February 27th, 2018
“RETURN AND EARN” – CONTAINER DEPOSIT SCHEME Good news for Tenterfield residents as the reverse vending machines have arrived! Installation of the machines is expected to be completed by close of business Thursday (1 March). “Council staff and TOMRA Cleanaway have worked hard to ensure that the rever

AUSTRALIA DAY 2018 KICKS OFF!

December 19th, 2017
AUSTRALIA DAY 2018 KICKS OFF! Arrangements for the Tenterfield Shire Community Australia Day 2018 celebrations have begun with the closing of nominations for the Australia Day Awards on Friday, 15 December 2017. Eleven (11) nominations in total have been received covering the categories of Citizen of the Year, Young