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Local Government Waste Solutions Fund grants now open

26 February 2024 Round 2 of the Local Government Waste Solutions Fund, to help minimise waste and establish a circular economy, is now open. Read More

Play our way Grant Applications Open

26 February 2024 In the lead up to International Women’s Day, the Australian Government has announced an exciting grant opportunity open to all councils. Read More

EOIs sought to advise Great Artesian Basin committee

26 February 2024 The Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water is accepting Expressions of Interest to fill the position of NSW community representative to the Great Artesian Basin Stakeholder Advisory Committee. Read More

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Events & Training

Image Events Network - February Meeting 26 Feb 2024 @ 10:00am An interactive meeting with plenty of updates. Read more
Image Planning for Councillors 27 Feb 2024 @ 9:00am Participants will examine the fundaments of planning theory and practice, the current statutory framework (and proposed changes) and the role of Local Government, and councillors in particular, in pla... Read more
Image Introduction to Local Government 28 Feb 2024 @ 9:00am Local government has an incredibly wide range of functions. This workshop will provide participants with a working knowledge of these diverse functions, improving their customer service skills and enh... Read more

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