Development Application – Erect Geodesic Dome Structures 


The following Development Applications and Supporting Documents have been submitted to Gwydir Shire Council as the consent authority for Assessment.

Development Application No: 16/2019

Applicant: Belinda Munsie

Proposal: Erect Two Geodesic Dome Structures

Land: Lot 48 DP 751125, 93 Fairview Road, Warialda NSW 2402

Submitted to Council: 07th May 2019

The subject Development Applications and Supporting Documents are to be on display for from Thursday 9th May 2019 to Wednesday 22nd May 2019 on the Gwydir Shire Council’s Website –

Any person may lodge a written submission, during the exhibition period, to the consent authority (Gwydir Shire Council), concerning the Development Application. If the submission is by way of objection, the grounds of the objection must be specified in the submission.

Written submissions will be received up until 4.00pm Wednesday 22nd May 2019 and are to be addressed to:

The General Manager
Gwydir Shire Council
Locked Bag 5

Any person/s who makes a submission by way of objection and is dissatisfied with the determination of the consent authority to grant development consent, may appeal to the Land and Environment Court. If a commission Inquiry is held, the Ministers determination of the application is final and not subject to appeal.

Council may publish the name, address and the submissions of the person/s or organisation/s from whom a submission is received, unless clear instruction is given other than this information is not to be published.

For further information please contact Council’s Planning Officer, Patsy Cox on 02 6724 2021.

Warialda Office 54 Hope Street, Warialda NSW 2402
Phone: 02 6729 3000 Fax: 02 6729 1400

Bingara Office 33 Maitland Street, Bingara NSW 2404
Phone: 02 6724 2000  
Fax: 02 6724 1771


Expression of Interest – Purchase of Abandoned Vehicles

Council currently has in its possession abandoned/seized vehicles that have been impounded in accordance with the Impounding Act 1993.

The listed vehicles remain unclaimed and Council is seeking Expressions of Interest for the purchase and removal of these vehicles.

ITEM: IMP004    MAKE MODEL DETAILS: Blue Hyundai Sedan    LOCATION: Warialda Work Depot

ITEM: IMP005  MAKE MODEL DETAILS: White 1999 Mazda B220 Utility Holden    LOCATION: Warialda Works Depot

ITEM: IMP006 MAKE MODEL DETAILS:White VY Holden Commodore Station Wagon  LOCATION: Warialda Works Depot

ITEM: IMP007  MAKE MODEL DETAILS: Silver VZ Holden Commodore Sedan  LOCATION: Warialda Landfill

Each Expression of Interest will be required to be formally submitted in writing and addressed to:

Expression of Interest – Abandoned Vehicles
Environment and Sustainability Department
Gwydir Shire Council
Locked Bag 5
BINGARA   NSW   2404

The Expression of Interest will need to clearly identify:

  1. The full name of the person submitting the Expression of Interest
  2. Full address of the person
  3. Phone number of the person
  4. Item number on which the offer is being made
  5. The amount in dollars that is being offered for the purchase

The person/s submitting the highest offer will be deemed as the successful Expression of Interest, and will be advised in writing by Council, and will then have 48 hours to remove the vehicle at their own cost. The person/s who submits the successful Expression of Interest will be required to produce valid identification upon acceptance and removal of the vehicle.

The condition of the vehicles vary and Council offers no warranty or after sale service on the vehicles.

Expressions of Interest must be received by 4.00pm Wednesday 8th May 2019.

The vehicle at the Warialda Waste Depot may be inspected during opening hours after speaking to the landfill attendant.  The vehicles located at the Warialda Works Depot may be inspected by appointment during normal business hours.

To arrange an appointment for inspection or for more information please contact Council’s Compliance Officer, Aaron Brooks, on 0427 241 783.

Agendas/Minutes 2019

Committee Meetings – Thursday 09 May 2019
Download Minutes – Public Infrastructure  (pdf 4MB)  Comm Serv & Planning (pdf 6MB)

Council Meeting – Thursday 11 April 2019
Download Minutes   (pdf 7MB)

Council Meeting – Thursday 28 March 2019
Download Minutes 28 March 2019 (pdf 5MB) 

Committee Meetings – 14 March 2019
Download Minutes – Public Infrastructure Meeting – 14 March 2019 (pdf 2MB) Minutes – CSPL Meeting – 14 March 2019 (pdf 2MB)

Council Meeting – Thursday 28 February 2019
Download Minutes – 28 February 2019 (pdf 7MB)

Minutes Special Ordinary Meeting – Thursday 24 January 2019
Download Minutes 



Water Restrictions lifted for – Bingara, Gravesend, North Star and Warialda Water Supplies

Water Restrictions are lifted for – Bingara, Gravesend, North Star and Warialda Water Supplies
Starting from Monday 8th April 2019

Water restrictions have been lifted for all Gwydir Shire Council water supplies.
For further information please contact Council’s Town Utilities Section on phone number (02) 67242025

Please note water levels are monitored on a daily basis and restrictions maybe introduced if supply levels can’t be maintained.

Yours faithfully

Max Eastcott
General Manager

Bingara Library – Draft Plans

The Bingara Library relocation and redevelopment.

A project by Gwydir Shire Council in conjunction with funding support from the NSW Public Libraries Infrastructure Program and the NSW Government – Stronger Communities Program 2018

Click here to download the Concept-Designs-for-Display