April 6th, 2020
FREE TAFE COURSES TO SUPPORT NSW IN PANDEMIC
A SUITE of 21 fee-free TAFE NSW short courses are available online to assist anyone across the State who wants to upskill during the COVID-19 pandemic.
State Member for Lismore Janelle Saffin said the pandemic response has had a dramatic effect on communities and working l
October 21st, 2019
Council welcomes water quality win at Rocky Mouth Creek
Rous County Council is celebrating better water quality through the implementation of their Active Floodgate Management Plan at Rocky Mouth Creek, near Woodburn on the Richmond River floodplain.
Monitoring as part of the Council’s recently reviewed Active Floo
October 8th, 2019
Lismore Delivering Safer Streets in Our Community
New CCTV Cameras being installed in Lismore CBD will improve safety and lower crime, the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said.
“Lismore City Council received a $433,000 Federal Government grant to replace the 1998 analog system with 56 new digital cameras to pro
September 12th, 2019
Saffin praises firefighters, emergency responders at firefronts
LISMORE MP Janelle Saffin has given heartfelt thanks to firefighters battling to contain the Long Gully Road bushfire between Drake and Tabulam, and to crews who risked their lives to save Tenterfield during the Mount Mackenzie Road fire last Friday.
November 28th, 2018
$162,337 HELPS BUILD A STRONGER LISMORE
Ten projects in Lismore have today secured $162,337 in funding for projects through the NSW Government’s 2018 Community Building Partnership Program.
Member for Lismore, Thomas George said the State Government funds will support the great work of the North Coast National A
November 8th, 2018
Rural Landholder Initiative grant round now open
Expressions of Interest for round six of Lismore City Council’s Rural Landholder Initiative small grants program are now open.
The program is open to landholders with rural properties bigger than two hectares who wish to improve their land through ecological restor
October 9th, 2018
Field day explores boosting macca potential with native bees
Using native bees for macadamia pollination is not just good for biodiversity, it can also increase productivity and yield by upward of 35%.
Local farmers can learn more about the benefits of native bees for pollination at the Healthy Farms and Produc
September 12th, 2018
Closure of Colemans and Fawcett bridges, Lismore from Sunday 16 September
Roads and Maritime Services will carry out load testing on Colemans Bridge and an inspection on Fawcett Bridge as part of the regular maintenance schedule for each structure. To carry out this work safely and with minimal impact on traffic, the