Media releases

17 Aug 2017   Program to stop littering at Skate Park and Elston Park
Dubbo Regional Council is teaming up with Netwaste to tackle the problem of litter across the region.
15 Aug 2017   Join Wellington’s historic celebrations
This weekend will be filled with excitement as Wellington celebrates 200 years of history and looks to the future.
10 Aug 2017   Event for local skaters as Victoria Park Skate Park reopens
Dubbo Regional Council will host a special event to thank the local skating community for their involvement in the renewal of the Victoria Park Skate Park facility.
10 Aug 2017   Community to have say on water and sewerage services
Dubbo Regional Council will begin a survey next week to make sure water and sewerage services are meeting the community’s expectations.
10 Aug 2017   August Extraordinary Meeting Outcomes
Dubbo Regional Council held an Extraordinary Council meeting on Wednesday 9 August 2017.
10 Aug 2017   Talbragar Street tree removal scheduled for this month
Dubbo Regional Council will begin removing eight Honey Locust trees from the planter boxes in front of the Post Office on Talbragar Street on 14 August in accordance with the Biosecurity Act 2015.
8 Aug 2017   Rates payment due date extended due to delays with printing
Dubbo Regional Council wishes to advise that due to circumstances beyond its control, the Council rate notices for this quarter, which were due to be served on 1 August, 2017 have been delayed.
8 Aug 2017   Youth Council shines at 2017 NSW Local Government Awards
Dubbo Regional Council was recognised at the NSW Local Government Youth Week Awards earlier this month with the Dubbo Youth Week Program being nominated for the sixth year in a row.
3 Aug 2017   Great Business Program grant recipients announced
The Great Business Program has celebrated its final hoorah for 2017 with the announcement of the three Business Development Grant winners at this morning’s Dubbo Chamber of Commerce breakfast held at Lazy River Estate.
3 Aug 2017   Dubbo Regional Council appoints Director Infrastructure and Operations
Dubbo Regional Council has appointed Mr Chris Devitt as Director Infrastructure and Operations completing the senior staff appointments for the new Executive leadership team.
2 Aug 2017   Passengers flying in and out of Dubbo reach new record high
The addition of new air routes to and from Dubbo has pushed annual passenger numbers to new heights for Dubbo City Regional Airport. Annual passenger numbers for 2016/2017 totalled 217,518, the highest recorded.
1 Aug 2017   New playground at Daphne Park installed and ready for play
The replacement of equipment and renewal of Daphne Park Playground in Central Dubbo has been completed with the new playground now open.
31 Jul 2017   Tree removal scheduled for Macquarie Street
Dubbo Regional Council wishes to advise that there will be traffic diversions in place on Macquarie Street, from Cobra Street to Mitchell Street, on Tuesday 1 August to Thursday 3 August
26 Jul 2017   Council Meeting Outcomes – July 2017
Dubbo Regional Council held its ordinary Council meeting on Monday 24 July 2017, in Dubbo
20 Jul 2017   Funding flows to community groups from Stronger Communities Fund
Dubbo Regional Council will formally endorse more than $330,000 worth of grants to 22 community groups, sports clubs and service organisations at the Ordinary Council meeting on Monday 24 July.
20 Jul 2017   Wellington Bicentenary celebrates town’s past and future
Wellington is marking its 200th anniversary this year and the community is encouraged to celebrate the town’s past as well as the future with a number of special events.
19 Jul 2017   Council Committee Meeting Outcomes – July 2017
Dubbo Regional Council held meetings of the Planning and Development Committee, Works and Services Committee and Finance and Policy Committee on Monday 17 July 2017 in Dubbo.
18 Jul 2017   Capstan Drive roundabout opened next week
The Mitchell Highway/Capstan Drive Roundabout will be open to two lanes of traffic from Monday 24 July, with the barriers to be removed and linemarking installed. However, the final asphalt seal has been postponed until September.
17 Jul 2017   Rejuvenation works for Cameron Park gardens
Dubbo Regional Council staff have started major rejuvenation works on the front garden bed in Cameron Park with the work to be completed in time for the Wellington bicentenary celebrations in August.
14 Jul 2017   Community concerns considered in Council’s future-proofing of waste management services
A report on the proposed expansion of Council’s Domestic Waste Management service levels, commonly referred to as the two bin and three bin service, will be considered at this month’s Works and Services Committee meeting on Monday, 17 July at 5.30pm.

Last Edited: 17 Aug 2017

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