Entries by Communications

Dine & Discover program extended

Service NSW is pleased to announce that the NSW Government’s Dine & Discover NSW scheme has been extended by one month until 31 July 2021.   This is to give NSW residents aged 18 and over more time to use all their vouchers while dining out or trying a new activity this winter, including during the upcoming school holidays.    Dine & Discover […]

Broken Hill to host a Getting Women Elected forum

Broken Hill City Council will be hosting a free Australian Local Government’s Women’s Association forum on Friday 11 June 2021 at 4:00pm. These forums are currently being held for member councils across NSW for potential women candidates. The forum is run by ALGWA Executive members, with input from female councillors from the host council. The […]

Sesame Street Circus in Wentworth

The enormously popular Sesame Street Circus Spectacular is ready to wow audiences, of all ages, in Wentworth! With new COVID 19 protocols in place, and in close coordination with government agency guidelines, live performances will commence in Wentworth at the showgrounds on 11 June. This 90-minute Circus spectacular features incredible performers from Argentina, Switzerland, Brazil, […]

Telephone clinics for Aboriginal Legal Aid

Unfortunately due to the current COVID conditions in Victoria, the Civil Law Service for Aboriginal Communities (Legal Aid NSW) is going to hold telephone advice clinics instead of in-person visits at Dareton & Wentworth next week. The dates for these telephone clinics are: •             Dareton – Wednesday 9 June from 10am to 2pm •             Wentworth […]

Opportunity for businesses to supply for energy project

Transgrid has financially committed to the construction of EnergyConnect, the new transmission link from Wagga Wagga in NSW to Robertstown in South Australia via Buronga, and is now calling for local businesses to help. EnergyConnect will deliver significant benefits for NSW Electricity customers, the NSW economy and the National Electricity Market. These benefits include:• Savings […]

New license application process for asbestos and demolition

The NSW Government is making it easier and faster to apply for asbestos and demolition licences in NSW by digitising the application process.   The new, easy-to-use digital application will save individuals and businesses time by reducing the number of steps and the amount of paperwork needed, and moving away from postal applications.  Applicants will still need to book an appointment at a Service NSW Centre to prove their identity in person within […]

Willow Bend Caravan Park to close for upgrade

Willow Bend Caravan Park will close from 31 January 2022 for upgrade works to start on 1 February 2022. Wentworth Shire Council decided at 26 May’s Extraordinary Meeting to close the park for upgrade works to proceed following consultation with the Caravan Park Managers. This was in preference to the previously anticipated two-stage approach in […]

Essential maintenance for Abbotsford Bridge

Transport for NSW is carrying out essential maintenance work to upgrade the mechanical lift span and deck of Abbotsford Bridge over the Murray River at Curlwaa from Tuesday 15 June. This planned work will improve safety and reduce the need for unplanned maintenance on the bridge in the future. Abbotsford Bridge will be closed to […]