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Grasshopper numbers to jump

Hundreds of tiny, flightless grasshoppers will be released into Melbourne’s Royal Park as part of a pilot project addressing the biodiversity emergency. The City...

Anniversary marked by community

The 25th anniversary of an historic declaration signed in Newcastle to pursue sustainable development was marked before representatives from Hunter businesses, not-for-profits, and local...

Gunnedah’s new sister

Gunnedah Shire has welcomed a new Sister City after signing an official agreement with Kolomotu’a, Tonga. Gunnedah welcomed Her Royal Highness Princess Angelika Lātūfuipeka Tukuʻaho,...

New event launched

At Northern Beaches Council, a brand-new arts festival was launched this winter. Creative Open is a new annual program that spotlights the creative sector of...

Age no barrier

Aged 85, Shepparton’s Roy Parrott has been a school crossing supervisor for more than 10 years. Roy, who is encouraging others to get involved,...

Virus forces temporary closure

Gunnedah Shire Council temporarily closed the drop-boxes at its Animal Impound Facility because of an outbreak of canine parvovirus at the end of June. A...

Promote inclusion and equality in your local community

Not everyone can freely enjoy getting out and about. Many men avoid going to public places due to incontinence because it is difficult for...

New look for street

Edward River Council is working on an innovative $500,000 revitalisation of the End Street business precinct. The upgrade will feature a series of permanent...

Launceston’s mayor bows out

Launceston Mayor Albert van Zetten is calling time on his 17-year career in local government and will not contest the upcoming council elections in...

Festival sparks interest

An indie music crawl which took over CBD venues led a live music program full of Queensland’s best and exciting new talent for SPARK...

NSW councils honoured

Councils from across NSW have been recognised for their outstanding achievements over the past year at the Local Government Week Awards 2022. The awards, which...

Geelong investigates RV park

City of Greater Geelong Council is further investigating creating a low-cost camping site for recreational vehicles following a feasibility study. The opening of the new...

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Grasshopper numbers to jump

Hundreds of tiny, flightless grasshoppers will be released into Melbourne’s Royal Park as part of a pilot project addressing the biodiversity emergency. The City...

New event launched

Age no barrier