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9 March 2018 A local tribute concert to commemorate the service of Australian war veterans and those who served from the Gunnedah district has received a $1500 grant from the NSW Government. The Gunnedah Anzac Working Group was recently notified of its successful Anzac Community Grant application, with the funds to be put towards the 2018 Pensioners Hill Centenary of Anzac Concert. The concert will be held on Sunday, 22 April 2018 at Pensioners Hill…
8 March 2018 Gunnedah Shire Council is introducing an Economic Development Working Group to focus on ensuring Gunnedah’s economy remains vibrant and on the path for further growth. Gunnedah Shire Council’s Economic Development Manager Charlotte Hoddle said the Gunnedah economy has been traditionally reliant on agriculture and mining as its driving forces, however climate and market conditions can impact pricing in both sectors, making them unstable at times. “Council have committed to a 10-year Community…
8 March 2018 The Ministers’ Awards for Women in Local Government celebrate the contribution of women to local government in NSW. In addition to recognising the significant contribution of Award winners, the Awards aim to encourage more women to take on leadership roles in Local Government in NSW. “We are very proud Breanna has been recognised as the inaugural winner of the 2018 Ministers’ Award for Women in Local Government Traineeship Award. She is a…
Gunnedah seniors are eagerly anticipating Seniors Week 2018, an annual celebration of senior citizens and the contribution they make to the community. This year, Seniors Week in Gunnedah will be held from Monday, 9 April to Sunday, 15 April and will be delivered by Gunnedah Combined Pensioners and Superannuants Association, Oaktree Retirement Villages, Gunnedah Shire Library, The Civic and GoCo Community Care. Gunnedah Combined Pensioners and Superannuants Association is the driving force behind Seniors Week…
Nominations are invited and will be received by the undersigned up to 4.00 pm on Friday 22 March 2018, from interested members of the community for the following positions on Council’s Economic Development Working Group. A maximum of five members from the community  Inclusion of community members is at the discretion of the Council. Community representatives must be a resident of the Shire and desirably be active members of the Gunnedah business community. Nominations are to be…
Gunnedah Shire Council accepted a tender of $11.4 million from Hines Constructions of Bathurst to complete Stage 1a of the Master Plan at the Council Ordinary Meeting on 16 August 2017. Construction started on the project on 16 October 2017 and progress is well underway. Gunnedah Shire Council is keeping the community updated with regular newsletters on the progress of the project. Hard copies of the newsletter are available at Gunnedah Shire Council Administration Building,…
12 February 2018 Back by popular demand, Gunnedah will be humming to the sights and sounds of a calendar of events for the 2018 Weeks of Speed festival. The annual festival will be held over four weekends, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24 and 25 March, at a variety of venues around Gunnedah. “We are excited to announce this year’s program, with some new events added to the agenda. There is something speed-related for all…
1 March 2018 Budding photographers are in with a chance to win a $500 Gunnedah Gift Card and the opportunity to exhibit their works as Gunnedah Shire Council launches a new photography competition titled ‘Faces, Places and Spaces’. The competition is now open for entries and Gunnedah Shire Council is asking local people to snap pictures of the landscape around them; flora and fauna; tourist destinations and the CBD; community events; community, culture and lifestyle;…
Held during March each year, the Weeks of Speed Festival is a unique programme of heart-thumping speed and speed-related activities and great family friendly entertainment. Organisers plan new events each year and in 2018 the Weeks of Speed programme bursts into action on Sunday March 4 and will continue each weekend thereafter, finishing on Sunday March 25, 2018. Download the Weeks of Speed Programme 2018, see what’s on and head to Gunnedah for some great…
26 February 2018 The Gunnedah Printmakers’ will star alongside renowned Sydney-based printmakers Bernhardine Mueller and Margaret Vickers at an upcoming art exhibition: Arctic Inspirations and more. Gunnedah Bicentennial Creative Arts Gallery will showcase the collaborative exhibition from 9 March until 8 April. Bernhardine Mueller has conducted numerous workshops in Gunnedah and has developed quite the following through her contemporary printmaking practices. Arctic Inspirations and more is a chance for Mueller and Vickers to express their…

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9 March 2018 A local tribute concert to commemorate the service of Australian war veterans and those who served from the Gunnedah district has received a $1500 grant from the NSW Government. The Gunnedah Anzac Working Group was recently notified of its successful Anzac Community Grant application, with the funds to be put towards the 2018 Pensioners Hill Centenary of Anzac Concert. The concert will be held on Sunday, 22 April 2018 at Pensioners Hill…
8 March 2018 Gunnedah Shire Council is introducing an Economic Development Working Group to focus on ensuring Gunnedah’s economy remains vibrant and on the path for further growth. Gunnedah Shire Council’s Economic Development Manager Charlotte Hoddle said the Gunnedah economy has been traditionally reliant on agriculture and mining as its driving forces, however climate and market conditions can impact pricing in both sectors, making them unstable at times. “Council have committed to a 10-year Community…
8 March 2018 The Ministers’ Awards for Women in Local Government celebrate the contribution of women to local government in NSW. In addition to recognising the significant contribution of Award winners, the Awards aim to encourage more women to take on leadership roles in Local Government in NSW. “We are very proud Breanna has been recognised as the inaugural winner of the 2018 Ministers’ Award for Women in Local Government Traineeship Award. She is a…
Gunnedah seniors are eagerly anticipating Seniors Week 2018, an annual celebration of senior citizens and the contribution they make to the community. This year, Seniors Week in Gunnedah will be held from Monday, 9 April to Sunday, 15 April and will be delivered by Gunnedah Combined Pensioners and Superannuants Association, Oaktree Retirement Villages, Gunnedah Shire Library, The Civic and GoCo Community Care. Gunnedah Combined Pensioners and Superannuants Association is the driving force behind Seniors Week…
Nominations are invited and will be received by the undersigned up to 4.00 pm on Friday 22 March 2018, from interested members of the community for the following positions on Council’s Economic Development Working Group. A maximum of five members from the community  Inclusion of community members is at the discretion of the Council. Community representatives must be a resident of the Shire and desirably be active members of the Gunnedah business community. Nominations are to be…
Gunnedah Shire Council accepted a tender of $11.4 million from Hines Constructions of Bathurst to complete Stage 1a of the Master Plan at the Council Ordinary Meeting on 16 August 2017. Construction started on the project on 16 October 2017 and progress is well underway. Gunnedah Shire Council is keeping the community updated with regular newsletters on the progress of the project. Hard copies of the newsletter are available at Gunnedah Shire Council Administration Building,…
12 February 2018 Back by popular demand, Gunnedah will be humming to the sights and sounds of a calendar of events for the 2018 Weeks of Speed festival. The annual festival will be held over four weekends, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24 and 25 March, at a variety of venues around Gunnedah. “We are excited to announce this year’s program, with some new events added to the agenda. There is something speed-related for all…
1 March 2018 Budding photographers are in with a chance to win a $500 Gunnedah Gift Card and the opportunity to exhibit their works as Gunnedah Shire Council launches a new photography competition titled ‘Faces, Places and Spaces’. The competition is now open for entries and Gunnedah Shire Council is asking local people to snap pictures of the landscape around them; flora and fauna; tourist destinations and the CBD; community events; community, culture and lifestyle;…
Held during March each year, the Weeks of Speed Festival is a unique programme of heart-thumping speed and speed-related activities and great family friendly entertainment. Organisers plan new events each year and in 2018 the Weeks of Speed programme bursts into action on Sunday March 4 and will continue each weekend thereafter, finishing on Sunday March 25, 2018. Download the Weeks of Speed Programme 2018, see what’s on and head to Gunnedah for some great…
26 February 2018 The Gunnedah Printmakers’ will star alongside renowned Sydney-based printmakers Bernhardine Mueller and Margaret Vickers at an upcoming art exhibition: Arctic Inspirations and more. Gunnedah Bicentennial Creative Arts Gallery will showcase the collaborative exhibition from 9 March until 8 April. Bernhardine Mueller has conducted numerous workshops in Gunnedah and has developed quite the following through her contemporary printmaking practices. Arctic Inspirations and more is a chance for Mueller and Vickers to express their…