Bland Shire Council is calling for public comment on its draft 2017-2018 budget which projects an operational surplus (excluding depreciation of $5.21 million) of $3.89 million despite a paper deficit of $1.32 million.
The budget includes proposed capital expenditure of more than $3.6... Read more.
Melbourne based artist Heesco Khosnaran has been selected to paint a mural on the Weethalle silos.
Heesco was one of nine artists from across Australia to lodge an expression of interest in the silo art project and was selected by a committee comprising Council and community... Read more.
Sydney based Totem Skateboarding will hold a series of skate and scooter workshops in West Wyalong as part of Bland Shire Council’s Easter school holiday program.
Council has an exciting line-up of holiday activities planned to cater for young people from ages five to 25 years through it... Read more.
Bland Shire Council will be conducting a free information session on the safe operation of mobility scooters for people with scooters or considering buying a scooter.
The session will be held at the West Wyalong Services & Citizens Club on Thursday 6th April 2017 at 10.30am and will... Read more.
The Bland Shire community will get the chance to formally celebrate the refurbishment of the West Wyalong Sports Stadium when an official grand opening is held on Saturday morning.
Celebrations will run from 10am until noon and one lucky reveler will walk away with the latest gaming... Read more.
Bland Shire Council is establishing a community reference group to seek direct input from the community into the decision making process.
The reference group will replace the former Advisory Committees and will cover a wide range of topics across all areas of Council from heritage to... Read more.
Bland Shire Council will host a series of community forums during February.
Forums will be held in Weethalle, Ungarie, Tallimba and Barmedman as Council hits the road to meet with rural residents to discuss current issues and seek input into their long term vision for the Bland Shire’s... Read more.
Member for Cootamundra, Katrina Hodgkinson has welcomed support for eligible primary producers in parts of the Bland local government area, who were affected by a grass fire in November 2016.
Katrina said the NSW Government has announced it will provide Agricultural Natural Disaster... Read more.
Bland Shire Australia Day Ambassador and Helpmann Award-winning soprano Taryn Fiebig is one of Australia’s most popular and versatile artists.
Taryn has performed with all the major Australian opera companies as well as internationally in Scotland, the United States and the United Kingdom... Read more.
Bland Shire Mayor Tony Lord is hoping for a record number of nominations for the 2017 Bland Shire Australia Day awards.
Nominations for the Bland Shire’s most prestigious community awards are open until Monday 21 November across six categories - Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the... Read more.