"Living the Gwydir Good Life"

Gwydir Shire Council is committed to
serving our community through the
provision of infrastructure and services
to facilitate and promote safety,
prosperity and wellbeing.

Intentional Release (DIR) of genetically modified organisms

Summary of Licence Application DIR 145 Introduction An application has been made under the Gene Technology Act 2000 (the Act) for Dealings involving the Intentional Release (DIR) of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) into the Australian environment. The proposed...
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Designated Development

Designated Development  Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979  Development Application No 12/2016 and Environmental Impact Statement has been submitted to Gwydir Shire Council as the consent authority for assessment. Applicant: SMK Consultants Moree Pty Ltd...
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Bingara Fun Run

  Help raise money for the 24/7 Gwydir Fitness Centres In honour of Bingara’s Greek history the 2016 Fun Run will go Greek! A toga fancy dress competition has been included for the `Not so Serious’ competitors and prizes will be awarded to the Best...
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Orange Festival Goes Greek

The trees lined street of Bingara are a unique feature of the town however, it is the fact that they have become a symbol of community pride that has attracted international interest. During the year, all Bingara residents leave the oranges untouched, even the school...
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Roxy Theatre Turns 80

The Grand Old Dame turns 80 The year was 1936, Joseph Lyons was Prime Minister, Australia competed in the Berlin Summer Olympics with 32 competitors, 28 men and just 4 women, and the last known Tasmanian tiger died at Hobart Zoo. In rural NSW, Greek immigration was on...
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Gwydir Shire Council 2016/17 Budget

The Council’s budget scenarios for 2016/17 will be on exhibition from Monday 4th January 2016 for a period of 30 days ending on Tuesday 2nd February 2016.The documents will be available on the Council’s Facebook page and the website...
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"Living the Gwydir Good Life "

by local artist Jamie Flegerbein.

About the Gwydir Shire

The Gwydir Shire is in the centre of the ‘Fossickers Way’,
a route which offers the traveller a relaxing alternative to
the New England or Newell Highways.

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