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WORKSHOPS WITH GOMEROI ARTIST - JACK CONLON Arts workshops with Jack Conlon- Schools or Service Providers pay $300.00 and supply materials for 2 x 3 Hour Sessions for young people to work with Gomeroi Artist, Jack Conlon Creating art works to exhibit In the Gunnedah Creative Arts Gallery for NAIDOC Exhibition, 2017 POSTER COMPETITION The Winner will have their image used for all publicity for the NAIDOC Art Exhibition & $100.00 Prize Money – Judged…
The Community Strategic Plan 2017-2027, Delivery Program 2017-2021 and Operational Plan 2017/18 for Gunnedah Shire Council is officially placed on public exhibition and Council will receive submissions in relation to the documents up until 5:00pm Thursday 15 June 2017. The documents will be available for viewing at the Council Administration Building, Library, Community Care Centre and Visitor Information Centre. Alternately the documents can be downloaded from Council’s website below: {rsfiles path="GunnedahShireCouncil/COUNCIL/THE-FUTURE-OF-GUNNEDAH/Exhibition-Draft-Documents/DRAFT Delivery Program 2017-2021 and…
NSW Minister for Primary Industries, Niall Blair is asking people to splash some colour on a nail this week to help improve awareness around food allergies and the risk they pose. Mr Blair said a key component to reducing risk is making people allergy aware - one way of doing this is to paint a nail to represent the one in ten babies born in Australia with a food allergy. "That statistic alone shows how…
Expressions of Interest are now being called from suitably qualified consultants to provide internal audit services. The consultant will be required to revise the 2014 – 2017 internal audit plan and provide internal audit services as per the revised plan. Further information can be obtained below or by contacting Colin Formann, Executive Manager Business Systems and Governance on 6740 2111. {rsfiles path="GunnedahShireCouncil/COUNCIL/COUNCIL-INFORMATION/Tenders-Quotations-EOI/Current-Tenders-Quotations-EOI/Expression of Interest - Provision of Internal Audit Services.pdf"} Expressions of Interest should be…
Don’t miss your chance to nominate a local legend to carry the Queen’s Baton when it visits Gunnedah next year. Batonbearer nominations are open for everyday Australians to be part of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) Queen’s Baton Relay (QBR). Across Australia, 3,800 batonbearers are needed to share the dream of the ‘friendly Games’ as part of the QBR.Starting on 25 December 2017, the Queen’s Baton will travel for 100 days in Australia,…
Arts North West and Accessible Arts NSW will be celebrating the launch of Enabling Community Creativity: A Regional Disability Resource at the Civic Centre Gunnedah on 22 May 2017. Enabling Community Creativity: A Regional Disability Resource Manual is the direct result of The Heading West Project, a strategic two year partnership between Arts North West, Arts Northern Rivers (regional arts development organisations) and Accessible Arts NSW. This resource manual is a how-to-guide to deliver arts…
BE PART OF THE ACTION.GIVE SOMEONE AN OPPORTUNITY TO SHARE THE DREAM! Batonbearers will inspire others with their passion and commitment to sport and community and be excited to represent and promote the Commonwealth Games. A Batonbearer will share the dream and carry with pride the spirit of the Games embracing the diversity and values of the Commonwealth. They will inspire others with their passion and commitment to sport and community and be excited to…
Join GoCo and New England Partners in Recovery for fun on the green with your team. GoCo Barefoot Bowls & BBQ will be held at the Gunnedah Services and Bowling Club on Wednesday, 21 June 2017 from 11.30am to 3.30pm to raise awareness about mental health and connect people with the support available in the Gunnedah community. ‘Last year’s Barefoot Bowls & BBQ event was a great success, and there has been so much interest…
Gunnedah Bicentennial Creative Arts Gallery will be a hub of upcycled, innovative creations from Friday, 2 June 2017, featuring Gunnedah’s Biennial ‘Waste into Art’ Exhibition. Every two years, Gunnedah Shire Council asks residents to use their imagination and repurpose waste items into art. This year, the ‘Waste into Art’ Exhibition is expanding, allowing entries from throughout the New England North West to further spread the reduce, reuse, recycle message. The theme for Waste into Art…
Gunnedah Shire Council has received funding from the Department of Industry through The Future Towns Plans Project that was rolled out across Regional NSW earlier this year. The grant allocation is being used to kick-start the Gunnedah Shire Council Vibrant Precinct Project which will focus on site activation in order to increase vibrancy within the Downtown Precinct. The project will explore a number of themes including how contemporary and accessible arts may assist in creating…