News and Media Releases

Passing of Councillor Stephen Heywood

Join us in supporting Safer Internet Day

Join us in supporting Safer Internet Day We use the internet in almost every aspect of our lives, so it’s important we know how tobe safe online, understand the risks… Continue Reading Join us in supporting Safer Internet Day

NEW CITIZENS & AUSTRALIA DAY AWARD WINNERS FOR 2024

Operating hours – Australia Day 2024

Operating hours – Australia Day 2024 Council operated facilities in Wentworth Shire will have varying hours of operation for the Australia Day Public Holiday on Friday 26 January 2024. OPEN… Continue Reading Operating hours – Australia Day 2024

Australia Day 2024 in Wentworth Shire

B.L.A.S.T School Holiday Program

B.L.A.S.T School Holiday Program (Monday 22 January – Thursday 25 January 2024) Students in Grades 2-7 can enjoy some great activities including games, craft, singing, snacks and an engaging Bible… Continue Reading B.L.A.S.T School Holiday Program

Council eNews – Summer 2023/2024

Protect Yourself This Summer: Free N95 Masks, Rapid Antigen Test Kits & Mosquito Repellent Available Now

Christmas & New Year Garbage Collection Schedule in Wentworth Shire

Christmas / New Year Garbage Collection ScheduleThis festive season, Cleanaway will be observing the Christmas Day and New Years Day public holidays. As a result, there will be a temporary… Continue Reading Christmas & New Year Garbage Collection Schedule in Wentworth Shire

Project EnergyConnect – Work outside approved construction hours

Elecnor Australia (formerly SecureEnergy) has been contracted by Transgrid to deliver part of EnergyConnect with the construction of 700km of new power lines from the SA border to the regional… Continue Reading Project EnergyConnect – Work outside approved construction hours

Wentworth to Mildura Saturday Bus Service

Route 950 and 951 – Wentworth to Mildura Travel from Wentworth to Mildura and back every Saturday. Extra stops have been added and include Mildura CBD, Mildura Base Hospital, sporting… Continue Reading Wentworth to Mildura Saturday Bus Service

Bush Bursary Program

Annual Report 2022/2023

NSW Wild Dog Fence Extension Project update

The NSW Government is working with stakeholders and landholders to deliver a 32 km extension to the current NSW Border Wild Dog Fence (commonly known as the dog fence) on… Continue Reading NSW Wild Dog Fence Extension Project update