Actor and author Bruce Venables has been named as the 2015 Bland Shire Australia Day Ambassador.
The annual Ambassador address from Mr Venables promises to be one of the many highlights of the Lions Club breakfast and Bland Shire Australia Day awards in West Wyalong’s McCann Park on... Read more.
The Lake Cowal Gold Mine Closure Advisory Committee has ordered a report on the current impact of the mine on local real estate, schools and accommodation providers.
Work has commenced on compiling the vital statistical information, which Bland Shire Council and the Mine Closure Advisory... Read more.
Bland Shire Library invites children aged 5 – 16 and their families to join in the adventure by participating in Summer Reading Club activities being delivered from December 2014 to February 2015.
The Summer Reading Club is a free online and in-library holiday program, run in partnership... Read more.
The Association of Mining Related Councils (AMRC) has a new chairman at its helm. The Mayor of Warrumbungle Shire Council, Peter Shinton was elected to the role, after Cr. Col Mitchell of Wollondilly Shire Council stood down. The continuing Deputy Chairs are Wollongong City Council Deputy Lord... Read more.
The Bland Shire library has partnered with St Vincent de Paul and the Salvation Army to launch a Christmas food appeal to help disadvantaged local residents.
The Food for Fines program has assisted the Bland Shire community for more than 10 years thanks to a tremendous level of public... Read more.