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13 November 2018 The award-winning live theatre performance ‘Good with Maps’ is coming to The Civic on Thursday, 15 November. The solo performance is “a reflective story of the unknowns” told as a narrative, written by playwright, poet and essayist Noelle Janazweska. The narrator explores the idea of there being few unknowns left in the world on a trip to the Amazon, when she discovers her father has been diagnosed with an illness that is…
8 November 2018 Villages in Gunnedah Shire can apply for grants up to $500 to assist them in hosting events and activities for Australia Day 2019. Gunnedah Shire Deputy Mayor and Australia Day Working Group Chair Rob Hooke encourages every village to apply for the funds made available specifically for Australia Day celebrations. “Each village has their own atmosphere and community that is unique,” Cr Hooke said. “By making available money that is dedicated specifically…
5 November 2018 Residents in the Gunnedah Shire can come together to commemorate 100 years since the end of the First World War on 11 November 2018, as Remembrance Day events across the Shire mark the significant occasion. An event held at the historic Tambar Springs Cenotaph will commemorate 100 years of Anzac and 100 years of the Tambar Springs Memorial, making it one of the oldest memorials in Australia. The day will commence at…
2 November 2018 More than 300 people turned out on Saturday afternoon to support drought relief efforts at the live stream of the Hay Mate Concert at Kitchener Park on Saturday (27 October). Optus and Channel 9, supported by Gunnedah Shire Council hosted a live stream on a big screen of Hay Mate – A Concert for the Farmers, with headlining acts including John Farnham, Guy Sebastian, Daryl Braithwaite, The Veronicas, Adam Harvey and more.…
1 November 2018 Do you know someone who has made contributions to the community, inspires others or is a positive role model? Gunnedah Shire Council is calling for nominations for the 2019 Australia Day Awards, with winners to be announced at the Annual Australia Day Dinner on Friday, 25 January 2019 at the Gunnedah Town Hall. Gunnedah Shire Council Deputy Mayor and Australia Day Working Group Chair Rob Hooke said Gunnedah Shire is a community…
1 November 2018 Gunnedah Shire Council put forward six motions to discuss and debate at the Local Government New South Wales (LGNSW) Annual Conference held in Albury this month. The conference is a platform for Local Government to raise motions that will, once passed, become Local Government Policy. Gunnedah Shire Mayor Jamie Chaffey, General Manager Eric Groth and Councillor John Campbell represented Gunnedah Shire Council at the Conference, which was held from Saturday, 20 October…
31 October 2018 In accordance with Section 418(3) of the Local Government Act, 1993, Gunnedah Shire Council advises that the Ordinary Council Meeting to be held on 21/11/2018 will include the presentation of the Audited Financial Statements and the Auditor’s Reports for the financial year ending 30/06/2018. In accordance with Section 420 of the Local Government Act, 1993, any person may make a submission in writing to Council with respect to the Council’s Audited Financial…
30 October 2018 More than 40 local business owners and interested community members were able to learn from a business industry legend at the Small Business Month event, ‘Lunch with Lisa Messenger’ on Friday, 23 October. Held over lunch at the Gunnedah Band Hall, Australian entrepreneur and author Lisa Messenger spoke openly to the attendees that sometimes all it takes is a good idea and an eye for picking skilled people to succeed. Gunnedah Shire…
Good With Maps - Live Theatre6.30pm Thursday, 15 November 2018 Gunnedah Civic Theatre Tickets: $25 at the door or online at www.thecivic.com.au Gunnedah Civic Theatre and Arts On Tour are proud to bring the live theatre performance of ‘Good with Maps’ to Gunnedah. The solo performance is a reflective story of the unknowns. When the world map was full of gaps, the Amazon topped the list of places unknown to western explorers. In 2018 are…
26 October 2018 The Donnelly Fields flood lights were switched on for their first official use at the start of touch football season on Wednesday, 24 October 2018. The $770,000 lighting project was fully-funded by Gunnedah Shire Council after the need for lighting at Donnelly Fields was identified in Council’s Community Strategic Plan and the Riverine Landscape Masterplan. Gunnedah Shire Council Mayor Jamie Chaffey said the lights have made a significant improvement to the fields…

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13 November 2018 The award-winning live theatre performance ‘Good with Maps’ is coming to The Civic on Thursday, 15 November. The solo performance is “a reflective story of the unknowns” told as a narrative, written by playwright, poet and essayist Noelle Janazweska. The narrator explores the idea of there being few unknowns left in the world on a trip to the Amazon, when she discovers her father has been diagnosed with an illness that is…
8 November 2018 Villages in Gunnedah Shire can apply for grants up to $500 to assist them in hosting events and activities for Australia Day 2019. Gunnedah Shire Deputy Mayor and Australia Day Working Group Chair Rob Hooke encourages every village to apply for the funds made available specifically for Australia Day celebrations. “Each village has their own atmosphere and community that is unique,” Cr Hooke said. “By making available money that is dedicated specifically…
5 November 2018 Residents in the Gunnedah Shire can come together to commemorate 100 years since the end of the First World War on 11 November 2018, as Remembrance Day events across the Shire mark the significant occasion. An event held at the historic Tambar Springs Cenotaph will commemorate 100 years of Anzac and 100 years of the Tambar Springs Memorial, making it one of the oldest memorials in Australia. The day will commence at…
2 November 2018 More than 300 people turned out on Saturday afternoon to support drought relief efforts at the live stream of the Hay Mate Concert at Kitchener Park on Saturday (27 October). Optus and Channel 9, supported by Gunnedah Shire Council hosted a live stream on a big screen of Hay Mate – A Concert for the Farmers, with headlining acts including John Farnham, Guy Sebastian, Daryl Braithwaite, The Veronicas, Adam Harvey and more.…
1 November 2018 Do you know someone who has made contributions to the community, inspires others or is a positive role model? Gunnedah Shire Council is calling for nominations for the 2019 Australia Day Awards, with winners to be announced at the Annual Australia Day Dinner on Friday, 25 January 2019 at the Gunnedah Town Hall. Gunnedah Shire Council Deputy Mayor and Australia Day Working Group Chair Rob Hooke said Gunnedah Shire is a community…
1 November 2018 Gunnedah Shire Council put forward six motions to discuss and debate at the Local Government New South Wales (LGNSW) Annual Conference held in Albury this month. The conference is a platform for Local Government to raise motions that will, once passed, become Local Government Policy. Gunnedah Shire Mayor Jamie Chaffey, General Manager Eric Groth and Councillor John Campbell represented Gunnedah Shire Council at the Conference, which was held from Saturday, 20 October…
31 October 2018 In accordance with Section 418(3) of the Local Government Act, 1993, Gunnedah Shire Council advises that the Ordinary Council Meeting to be held on 21/11/2018 will include the presentation of the Audited Financial Statements and the Auditor’s Reports for the financial year ending 30/06/2018. In accordance with Section 420 of the Local Government Act, 1993, any person may make a submission in writing to Council with respect to the Council’s Audited Financial…
30 October 2018 More than 40 local business owners and interested community members were able to learn from a business industry legend at the Small Business Month event, ‘Lunch with Lisa Messenger’ on Friday, 23 October. Held over lunch at the Gunnedah Band Hall, Australian entrepreneur and author Lisa Messenger spoke openly to the attendees that sometimes all it takes is a good idea and an eye for picking skilled people to succeed. Gunnedah Shire…
Good With Maps - Live Theatre6.30pm Thursday, 15 November 2018 Gunnedah Civic Theatre Tickets: $25 at the door or online at www.thecivic.com.au Gunnedah Civic Theatre and Arts On Tour are proud to bring the live theatre performance of ‘Good with Maps’ to Gunnedah. The solo performance is a reflective story of the unknowns. When the world map was full of gaps, the Amazon topped the list of places unknown to western explorers. In 2018 are…
26 October 2018 The Donnelly Fields flood lights were switched on for their first official use at the start of touch football season on Wednesday, 24 October 2018. The $770,000 lighting project was fully-funded by Gunnedah Shire Council after the need for lighting at Donnelly Fields was identified in Council’s Community Strategic Plan and the Riverine Landscape Masterplan. Gunnedah Shire Council Mayor Jamie Chaffey said the lights have made a significant improvement to the fields…