Your guide to guide dogs

Thursday 7 June 2012

The session will be held at the Riverside Reception Room on Tuesday 10th July 2012 for all businesses and community members who are available to attend.

Ex-local and Guide Dogs Australia representative Daniel Searle will be running the session.

Council welcomes disaster status

Monday 4 June 2012

A list of disaster declared areas was released by the NSW Minister for Police and Emergency Services, Michael Gallacher last week.

Mayor Cr Andrew Douglas said the news is very welcome and can provide much needed funds to repair infrastructure.

12/13 Draft Budget Released

Friday 25 May 2012

Essentially Council's 'draft budget', the Operational Plan is part of Council's Integrated Planning and Reporting Framework; a legislative requirement in NSW which now requires Council's management plan and other existing documents to be replaced with one long term strategy.

Message from the Mayor- May

Thursday 24 May 2012


mayors message may 2012 (DOC - 275KB)

New look library- it's booktacular!

Monday 21 May 2012

It has a bright new feel, more room for the great collection of books and a specially designated kids reading area.

It is the new book-filled counter however that the real stand-out feature.'s as it sounds....a Library Counter made completely out of books!

Download Council's May Newsletter!

Tuesday 15 May 2012

Wakool Shire Wire May 2012 (PDF - 1830.42KB)

Residential Rezoning Approved

Tuesday 8 May 2012

The Minister for Planning and Infrastructure, The Hon Brad Hazzard MP last week approved the planning proposals for the rezoning of land at Yarrein Street Barham- formerly known as the Sundance Resort site- and the land between Murray Downs Drive and the Murray River at Murray Downs.

Message from the Mayor- April

Tuesday 24 April 2012


mayors message april 12 (DOC - 274.5KB)

State of the Region Knowledge Workshops - Murray Now

Monday 23 April 2012

Dollar-for-Dollar Grants

Monday 23 April 2012

The application is to be completed and forward to your Recreation Reserve or Public Hall Committee for their approval and prioritizing by Friday 1st June 2012.

The Recreation Reserve or Hall Committee will then submit the application on your behalf to Council by Friday 15th June 2012.