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Norfolk wins major award

A Pacific island located midway between Australia and New Zealand has reduced its landfill by 75 per cent as part of its Council’s multi-pronged...

Telstra 3G open until 31 August

Telstra has decided to extend their 3G network closure by two months to allow people more time to upgrade their devices. They will close their...

Sunshine Coast Council CEO to oversee Olympic games authority

Sunshine Coast Mayor Rosanna Natoli has congratulated Council CEO Emma Thomas on her appointment as interim chief executive to the independent Games Venue and...

Preparing SA for coastal changes

The first stage of a landmark coastal adaptation program by Southern Australia’s peak body for councils has outlined seven steps that must be taken...

Youth development brings rewards for Steph

Benalla Rural City Council is thrilled to announce that Steph Brack Youth Development Coordinator at Council, has been honoured with the Live4Life Community Champion...

Mayors urging community to have their say

A new Inquiry into Community Safety in Regional and Rural Communities has been welcomed by the Country Mayors Association of NSW (CMA) who are...

Leading the way

Australian public sector digital dynamos are set to be honoured at new awards just announced. Women in Digital (WID) is looking for entrants for...

IM evolution at Unley has wider potential

In recent years, the increase in Freedom of Information (FOI) requests for councils shows no signs of reducing. Managed by small teams, often with limited...

More energy solutions on the table for manufacturing and industry

It is the energy solution that could help underpin the Federal Government’s plan for a “Future Made in Australia”. As thousands of manufacturers and heavy...

New company with experienced staff

Linemarking Supplies Australia (LSA) is a newly established company dedicated to supporting line markers across Australia. They offer a fully comprehensive range of services...

Community meet for the future

Edward River Council (ERC) continues to affirm its solid financial position amidst the Federal Government inquiry into the sustainability of local government, convening its...

Swann backs Lions move

A new partnership between Brisbane Lions and Ipswich City Council was endorsed by the council on 24 May, leveraging the club’s Ipswich base to...