Media releases

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Murray River Council has adopted its draft 2021/22 Operational Plan and Budget, which includes a $34.522 million capital works program. Council is now calling for public feedback on the draft…

Murray River Council has received $20,000 to target aquatic weeds along a 550km stretch of the Murray River. Funded via NSW Government Local Land Services, the funding will support council…

Murray River Council and the Lions Club of Moama will enter into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to formalise the management of the Moama Lions Community Village. The MoU was…

Moama and Barham have been named finalists in the inaugural Top Tourism Town Awards for NSW. And there’s only one week to vote for your favourite! An initiative of the…

Murray River Council will soon lift the curtain on its exciting new festival Moama Lights. And in true community spirit several local partners have also come on board to help…

Standing together to honour those who have defended our values and freedoms, Murray River Council residents will honour the nation’s most revered servicemen and women this coming weekend. Residents are…

Murray River Council is hosting free workshops for prospective Council candidates in the 2021 Local Government Elections. The sessions will focus on the experience of a Councillor and will feature…

Local artists will feature at a free afternoon of laid-back music and easy-going entertainment as part of Murray River Council’s Sunday Session event on April 18. Held at the Moama…

Cinema Pop Up is popping back to Moama in April, and tickets are FREE for kids when you book online! Featuring an outdoor movie experience at the Kerrabee Soundshell, Cinema…

Murray River Council has secured $4,820,000 of funding from the NSW Government’s Fixing Country Bridges Program. This will support Council’s ongoing timber bridge replacement program, enabling the replacement of 5…

The biennial Campaspe Murray Business Awards will be held off for another year to ensure the entire business community has the opportunity to be recognised. Run jointly by Campaspe Shire…

Murray River Council has this week received a report on the healthy status of its community infrastructure projects schedule. Presented as part of its ordinary meeting agenda on Tuesday, the…

Murray River Council has approved the partial closure of War Street Moama to support the expansion of the Moama Lions Community Village. The section of roads runs from Council street…

Murray River Council will be calling on the local community to have their say on proposed names for roads within “The Range” subdivision at Beer Rod Moama This follows a…

Barham’s micro-abattoir project has now reached another milestone after Murray River Council approved the lease agreement between council and the Murray Plains Meat Cooperative. This follows the purchase of the…

Murray River Council has voted to endorse an alternative site for the future Moama Preschool development. Council had previously agreed to seek approval from NSW Crown Lands for land located…

Murray River Council have endorsed an agreement that will see Echuca Moama’s Family History Group relocate to Moama’s Old Telegraph Station. The proposal was put to council at its meeting…

Murray River Council has been successful in obtaining a grant of $390,500 from Phase Two of the NSW Government’s Showground Stimulus Funding Program towards further upgrades at Moama Recreation Reserve…

Murray River Council will be lighting up the Murray in May this year when they launch their exciting new festival: Moama Lights! An immersive sound and light trail showcasing the…

The Moulamein community will see movement at the Howard Park playground this week as the site is prepared for some exciting new additions. The current playground will be demolished and…