The community engagement hub of the Upper Lachlan


Plans to develop Creative Precinct in Gunning

In partnership with the Gunning Focus Group, Picture House Gallery and the wider creative Gunning Community, Council will be seeking funds from the NSW Government’s Creative Capital grant to develop a ‘Creative Precinct’ in Gunning. The aim of the precinct is to improve our local cultural venues, increase access and participation by the

October 15, 2021

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Feedback sought for Gunning Showground Amenities Block proposal

Upper Lachlan Shire Council is seeking feedback on Concept Plans for the proposed new Amenities block at Gunning Showground, 80 Lerida Street Gunning. Council has received concept drawings (below) for the proposed new amenities block and these plans have been developed for further community discussion and feedback. The new amenities will replace the

October 15, 2021

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PUBLIC EXHIBITION: Planning Proposal – Land Use Table

Council will be exhibiting a Planning Proposal for Land Use Tables for a period of 28 days from 11 October 2021 to 7 November 2021. On 20 August 2020, Council resolved to proceed with a planning proposal to amend the Upper Lachlan Local Environmental Plan 2010 by changing the land use table to improve the …

October 11, 2021

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New Vegetation Management Policy proposed

Upper Lachlan Shire Council is proposing a new Vegetation Management Policy to replace the previous Tree Preservation Order. Director of Environment and Planning, Alex Waldron, said that the new policy would bring the Shire more closely in line with what other Councils are doing to meet the State Environmental Planning Policy (SEPP). “Previously,

September 17, 2021

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PUBLIC NOTICE: Variation to Voluntary Planning Agreement – Rye Park Wind Farm

September 14, 2021

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Community interest evident for Gunning Community Hub

Around 40 Gunning residents attended a Community Meeting on Friday night to discuss a proposal for a combined Community Hub that would bring together the Gunning & Community Health Centre, Gunning Library and Gunning Council offices. At the meeting the proposal was put to locate the proposed Hub at the current site of the Gunning …

June 21, 2021

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Gunning Community meeting to discuss proposed Community Hub

Upper Lachlan Shire Council in conjunction with the Gunning District Community & Health Service will host a community meeting on Friday 18 June to discuss the proposal to create a one-stop-shop for residents that will deliver both Council and Health services under one roof. The meeting, to be held at the Gunning Courthouse, will canvas …

June 16, 2021

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EOI for Community Representatives – Cullerin Range Wind Farm Community Fund Committee

Upper Lachlan Shire Council is calling for expressions of interest from persons interested in being a Community Representative on the Cullerin Range Wind Farm Community Fund Committee.

June 3, 2021

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New “Have Your Say” website for Upper Lachlan

Upper Lachlan Shire Council has created a new engagement and consultation website for ratepayers, residents and other interested parties to have their say about Council plans and activities. The Have Your Say Upper Lachlan website features current and archived plans and proposals, surveys and updates on programs and projects currently under way or planned

April 19, 2021

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Table tennis table added at Pat Cullen Reserve

As part of the Streets as Shared Spaces project, Crookwell now has its own outdoor table tennis table!  Either bring your own bats or you can hire out some balls and bats from the Visitor Information Centre or Council’s front counter ($10 deposit required for singles, $20 deposit for doubles). Bring your friends and family …

April 15, 2021

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