Draft Development Control Plan on Exhibition

Thursday 6 June 2013

During the exhibition period Council is inviting interested community members to view the draft DCP (see links below) and to lodge a written submission with any feedback for Council’s consideration.  Written submissions are due by Friday 18 July 2013.

Integrated Budget on Display

Thursday 30 May 2013

As a recap, the NSW Government has implemented a mandatory ‘Integrated Planning and Reporting Framework’ for all NSW Councils. The aim of this change is to improve local councils’ long term community planning and asset management, as well as streamlining reporting t the community.

Medicine and Allied Health Scholarship - 2013 application round

Wednesday 29 May 2013

Applications are now open for students currently enrolled in one of the following eligible disciplines:

Business and Community Success

Friday 3 May 2013

Category winners were presented with a trophy in recognition of their achievements, with the Local Health Medical Trust taking home the 2013 Award for Business and Community Excellence.

Category winners included:

Barham & District Medical Centre- Best Trades or Professional Services Business

Road Train Routes

Wednesday 27 March 2013

The routes would consist of Pretty Pine Road from Tallow Street, Carne Street, Barratta Street and Pretty Pine Road to the Shire boundary. The Maude Road from Tchelery Road to the Shire Boundary and Burraboi Road from Burraboi to Wakool and Wakool Road to the Shire Boundary.

February Mayor's Message

Tuesday 26 February 2013

First up I'd like to comment on the recently approved Development Application for the $4 million Moulamein Retirement Village.

All systems go for Wakool sewerage scheme

Monday 11 February 2013

Council had been working towards the finalisation of the project for a number of years, with residents now having access to a low pressure scheme similar to other towns in the Shire.

Wakool Shire Mayor, Cr Andrew Douglas said it is pleasing to have the scheme finalised and is now encouraging residents to arrange connection.

Draft LEP to go on Public Exhibition

Wednesday 30 January 2013

Wakool Shire Council General Manager Bruce Graham said the draft LEP is a key planning instrument which affected all land within the Shire and encouraged property owners to provide feedback to the document.

Congratulations to our Citizenship Award Recipients!

Monday 7 January 2013

....Council would like to congratulate the Wakool Shire 2012 Citizenship Award recipients and all other nominees.

Recipients of Wakool Shire Council 2012 Citizenship Awards are:

Citizen of the Year - Tracey Domaille, Tooleybuc

Sportsperson of the Year - Warren Lolicato, Barham

December Mayor's Message

Thursday 20 December 2012


mayors message december (PDF - 102.21KB)