April 15th, 2020
Draft Long Term Financial Plan to Futureproof Kyogle LGA
Kyogle Council’s $412 million Long Term Financial Plan is positive news in tough times for the people of Kyogle, says Mayor Danielle Mulholland.
“People across our Local Government Area have had a tough 12 months with fires, drought, flood and now Covid-19,
April 8th, 2020
Recruitment opportunities now open for casual workforce to boost COVID-19 response
Northern NSW Local Health District (NNSLWHD) is calling on frontline health workers to join its workforce in a bid to bolster the health response to COVID-19.
A range of casual positions are now being advertised for nurses, allied heal
December 12th, 2019
Kyogle Council first council in NSW to partner with Better Building Finance program
Kyogle Council has become the first council outside Victoria to partner with the Sustainable Australia Fund’s Better Building Finance (BBF) program, to offer affordable environmental finance to local businesses in its local governmen
December 11th, 2019
Northern NSW a rural health leader amid near record activity
The longest flu season in NSW since the 2009 pandemic was a significant contributor to record numbers of emergency department (ED) presentations across the state, reflected in the latest Bureau of Health Information report.
Northern NSW Local Health Distric
July 12th, 2019
Making a Statement Road to the Ballina Byron Gateway Airport
Ballina Shire Council is moving ahead on constructing Airport Boulevard, the new entrance road to the Ballina Byron Gateway Airport.
Paul Tsikleas, Manager Commercial Services, said that the project has been in the pipeline for a number of years. “There h
April 30th, 2019
NATIONALS IN GOVERNMENT GET NEW EVANS HEAD HEALTH CENTRE UNDERWAY
Evans Head’s brand new HealthOne facility is a step closer with Clarence Nationals MP Chris Gulaptis joining with community members and health officials to mark the start of construction at a sod turning ceremony on Monday.
“Demolition to remove th
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
February 21st, 2019
Cyclone Oma Prompts Tropical Cyclone Advice
A Tropical Cyclone Advice has been issued by the Bureau of Meteorology for coastal parts of southeast Queensland and northern New South Wales.
Gale force winds are developing as Tropical Cyclone Oma approaches the coast, prompting a watch zone for the area between Bundaberg
February 20th, 2019
TWEED FORUM SHINES A LIGHT ON LIVING WITH MENTAL ILLNESS
A young Tweed Heads man and his mother will share their personal journey of living with mental illness at a special community forum this month.
Member for Tweed, Geoff Provest said the forum will provide an opportunity for people to learn more about living with
February 18th, 2019
Lennox Village One-way Traffic Trial
Lennox Head and Skennars Head residents and businesses will receive correspondence from Ballina Shire Council advising of the upcoming Lennox Village One-way Traffic Trial.
The set-up and commencement of the one-way traffic trial is proposed for the week starting Monday 11 March 2
February 15th, 2019
CASINO’S LARGEST EMPLOYER PARTNERS WITH TAFE TO UPSKILL WORKERS
The Northern Co-operative Meat Company Ltd (NCMC) has partnered with Australia’s largest education provider, TAFE NSW, to roll out a diverse range of training packages across the whole plant, with some of these tailored specifically for the company.
February 12th, 2019
Restore funding to Taree and Great Lakes TAFE colleges, Greens candidate says
With classes at Taree and Great Lakes TAFEs resuming this week, it’s a disgrace that some TAFE qualifications that used to take a year to achieve now take less than three months, and courses that were once free now cost thousands, th
February 10th, 2019
Two grants to upgrade Evans Head Bombers’ change rooms
The new Evans Head Bombers’ Women’s Tag Team will no longer be forced to share an open shower room with male teams, Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said, announcing two grants totalling $53,000 to upgrade the club’s facilities.
“The club came to me
January 31st, 2019
Local schools encouraged to take action against bullying
Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan is encouraging teachers and school leaders in our community to take action against bullying.
He said registrations are now open for schools to sign up to the National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence on Friday 15 M