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Energy Efficient Communities Food and Beverage Manufacturing Business Grant program

The Australian Government is supporting small and medium food and beverage manufacturers to be more energy efficient, while cutting their electricity bills and emissions.  Australia’s manufacturing sector employs over 800,000 Australians. Food and beverage manufacturing is one of six national priority areas targeted under the Morrison Government’s Modern Manufacturing Strategy. The food and beverage manufacturing […]

Road Closures Dareton and Buronga

DARETON Matong Street in Dareton will be closed from next week between School Road and Burra Road for the construction of a raised school crossing near the intersection with School Road. The closure is expected to start on Monday January 24 and is estimated to remain in place for 10 days, weather permitting, while the […]

New signage in Wentworth Shire reminds drivers to slow down this festive season

Drivers are being reminded Every K Counts when driving through Wentworth Shire towns this holiday season. Local Illustrator and Graphic Designer Gary Davis has worked with Coomealla High School Arts students on a collaborative illustration for Council’s tourism signage at the entry to the Shire at Gol Gol, Curlwaa and Wentworth. The new campaign to […]

NSW Local Government Election declared

The New South Wales Electoral Commission has now declared the results of the Wentworth Shire Council elections. The following candidates were declared elected on 21 December 2021: Peter CRISP Steve COOPER Tim ELSTONE Daniel LINKLATER Susan NICHOLS Greg EVANS Brian BEAUMONT Jo RODDA Steve HEYWOOD Pleasingly voter turnout increased by 3.16% from 2016. This election’s […]

Resources for Regions funding for Wentworth Shire projects

Wentworth Shire Council has been granted more than $2 million under the New South Wales Resources for Regions program to deliver infrastructure improvements and programs across the Shire. Six projects received funding under the program, announced by Duty Member of the Legislative Council Wes Fang on Thursday. This included: 300,000 to install a new toilet […]