The last living Vietnam veteran to be awarded a Victoria Cross (VC) will be a special guest at the official unveiling of the Reg Rattey VC Memorial in West Wyalong on Saturday 9 April.
Keith Payne VC and his wife Flo Payne will be joined by other military representatives, members of the... Read more.
Acclaimed songwriter, performer and former Australian diplomat in Afghanistan, Fred Smith, will bring his show Dust of Uruzgan to the Wyalong Hall on Friday night 8 April... Read more.
The West Wyalong Medical Centre is the first to benefit from Bland Shire Council’s recently created Economic Development Fund.
The Medical Centre will receive a grant of $40,000 from... Read more.
Bland Shire Mayor, Neil Pokoney, believes the upcoming inaugural West Wyalong Gold triathlon has the potential to become a marquee annual regional event.
Bland Shire Council will host the West Wyalong Gold Triathlon at Holland Park on Sunday 3 April and Mayor Pokoney believes West Wyalong... Read more.
The Bland Shire has crowned its youngest ever Citizen of the Year.
The announcement of 28 year-old Todd Pereira as the 2016 Citizen of the Year drew a huge cheer from a large patriotic crowd of more than 600 people at the annual Bland Shire Australia Day breakfast held in McCann Park... Read more.
Bland Shire Council has welcomed an announcement from the National Broadband Network (NBN) that it will begin construction of high speed internet technology in West Wyalong and Wyalong before the end of the year.
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Bland Shire Council General Manager, Ray Smith, has welcomed today’s announcement from the New South Wales State Government to allow Bland Shire Council to stand alone.
NSW Premier Mike Baird today announced that 152 Councils across the state will be slashed to 112 with the number of... Read more.
The West Wyalong Sports Stadium refurbishment took a significant step forward on Tuesday night when Bland Shire Council formally resolved to call for tenders for construction.
After six expressions of interest were received for the provision of construction services, Council will invite... Read more.
Bland Shire Council has resisted a push to apply for a special rate variation to fund increased maintenance on local roads.
After an extensive consultation process in which the community indicated its objection to an initial proposal to increase rates by 10 per cent above rate pegging per... Read more.
The efficiency and effectiveness of Bland Shire Council’s engineering services is equal to or better than surrounding and similar Councils, according to an independent report by Jeff Roorda and Associates.
Council recently commissioned Jeff Roorda and Associates to undertake a review of... Read more.