Media releases

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Nominations are now open for the GMCU Allianz Campaspe Murray Business Awards recognising excellence and innovation across a range of business and industry categories. Campaspe Shire Council Mayor, Cr Adrian…

Murray River Council has placed its Draft Customer Service Charter on public exhibition, detailing a commitment to provide efficient, responsive and friendly service. Mayor, Cr Chris Bilkey said the charter…

After months of consultation, the plans for Moama Recreation Reserve’s new $3.9 million multi-purpose pavilion are now being finalised for the Tender process to begin. Designed by local design firm…

Works have now commenced at the Tooleybuc Recreation Reserve’s new amenities building after Murray River Council appointed local builder Willis Family Building to deliver the project. The works will see…

Murray River Council are in a good position to host regional, state or national events, as detailed in a Capacity and Capability Assessment Report delivered to council at its ordinarily…

A new Code of Conduct and has been adopted at Murray River Council’s April meeting. The adopted code is based on the new Model Code of Conduct for local councils…

Murray River Council has placed its draft CCTV Policy and Code of Practice on public exhibition, following Tuesday’s council meeting. This follows on from funding received to install surveillance systems…

The wait is now certainly over for Barham’s much anticipated new skate park as it continues to be utilised by masses of young locals since opening last week. Murray River…

Murray River Council are celebrating the NSW Seniors Festival from April 9-11 through a number of activities across the council area. With the theme ‘Love your life’, the festival promotes…

Local community groups and organisations are reminded they have just over two weeks left to apply under Round 2 of Murray River Council’s Community Grants Program. Mayor Cr Chris Bilkey…

Murray River Council residents will now find it easier to keep up with council meeting locations following a resolution to hold the scheduled meetings in Moama for the remainder of…

Joint media release with Campaspe Shire Council Campaspe Shire and Murray River councils are urging residents to review and make comment on Murray River flood modelling developed as part of…

Murray River Council businesses will soon have the opportunity to attend an interactive seminar designed to give small business owners a positive boost to their online and digital presence. Netstripes,…

Murray River Council has welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement of $2.08 million of funding to assist with the delivery of 5 community infrastructure projects. Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack was…

Murray River Council communities living with the impacts of drought are encouraged to apply for the Murrumbidgee Primary Health Network’s (MPHN) Community Grants Program. The grants have been made possible…

Applications for Round 2 of Murray River Council’s 2018/19 Community Grants Program will be open this Friday 1 March. The competitive grant round offers individual grants of up to $3,000.…

Murray River Council is seeking community input on the design of an off-leash dog park at the Moama Recreation Reserve. The proposal is for a fenced, landscaped area adjacent to…

Murray River Council have resolved to amend the Wakool Development Control Plan 2013 (WDCP) to permit council-owned public infrastructure within the mooring exclusion zones in Barham, Tooleybuc and Moulamein. Specifically,…

Murray River Council has commenced the 2019/20 budget process through the adoption of the budget timetable at its meeting on Tuesday. Murray River Council General Manager, Des Bilske said the…

Murray River Council have endorsed the amended, preliminary concepts for the new pavilion at the Moama Recreation Reserve, which now also includes a grand stand. Council allocated $3.2 million of…