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Lost Bird Found flies again

A flock of birds will fly free next month, when North Sydney Council runs its popular and powerful Lost Bird Found project. For eight years...

Disaster dashboards shared

New online disaster dashboards will provide real-time information to help residents and visitors to the Lismore, Richmond Valley and Kyogle areas of New South...

Homeless roadshow

Noosa Council, Queensland, will host a Housing and Homelessness Roadshow for residents impacted by the housing crisis. Mayor Clare Stewart, said, “The event will connect...

Visitors welcomed as new hub opens

Buloke Shire Council, Victoria, last month saw the official opening of the new Sea Lake Visitor Information Hub as well as the Sod-turning Ceremony...

Leading the shift to renewable energy

Western Australian Local Governments will take a giant step towards zero emissions when they sign up for an Australian first renewable energy agreement. Negotiated by...

The Good Oil by Rod Brown – Cowra’s pitch to Hemsworth – first-mover...

Cowra’s pitch to Hemsworth – first-mover for other councils! I rang Cowra Shire’s Tourism Manager, Glenn Daley – the instigator – and he explained that...

Students’ artwork encourages recycling

Student Voice Positive Choice (SVPC) is a collaboration of ten schools in the City of Palmerston, Northern Territory, that undertake annual student led programs...

Community rallies around Kindness Project

Hollywood may be a world away from Bangholme, Victoria, but one of its movies has inspired a Greater Dandenong attraction to give back to...

President’s comment – Jonathan Throssell President, LG Professionals Australia

August was a month of transition for Local Government Professionals Australia. Having served on the board since 2016, I am proud and humbled to...

Christmas is coming early

City of Greater Geelong, Victoria, will deliver an expanded program of free events and activities this year, including a Giant Christmas Selfie Trail across...

Events return this summer

Hawkesbury City Council, New South Wales is excited to announce that in line with the New South Wales Government’s roadmap to reopening post COVID-19...

Community votes

Coorong District Council, South Australia, has held a community ballot asking if the mayor should be elected by the community or be chosen by...

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Tasmania council seeks GM

Circular Head Council is seeking an experienced General Manager who will thrive in leading a changing community while embracing all the natural beauty that...

Make it wood

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