Sunday, November 28, 2021

Top wings award for East Gippsland

East Gippsland's Orbost Airport has taken out a national award, being crowned Small Non-PRT Regional Aerodrome of the Year at the Australian Airport Association’s...

SENIOR APPOINTMENTS

Fifth term for Corangamite Mayor

Corangamite Shire Central Ward Councillor Ruth Gstrein was last night elected to her fifth mayoral term. Cr Ruth Gstrein (pictured, right) was first elected to...

Yarra City appoints acting CEO

Yarra City Council has appointed an Acting CEO, following a meeting last night. Council's City Works and Assets Director, Chris Leivers, will take on the...

Carpenter to lead Murrindindi Shire

Sue Carpenter has been elected Mayor of Victoria's Murrindindi Shire Council, with Councillor Damien Gallagher as her Deputy. Cr Carpenter said she was pleased...

Sustainability

Bayside seeks sandbag go ahead

Victoria's Bayside City Council is seeking approval from the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning to renourish Dendy Street Beach with sand from...

Queenscliffe backs coastal plan

Victoria's Borough of Queenscliffe Council has endorsed a draft of its Coastal and Marine Management Plan, and is now calling on the community to...

Rockhampton cafe goes plastic-free

A Rockhampton business has switched from single use plastics to sustainable options with the help of Plastic Free CQ, a program supported by Rockhampton...

Fleet

Toowoomba to roll out smart parking

Toowoomba Regional Council's City Centre Car Parking Strategy will progress in the next financial year with the rollout of Smart Parking across the CBD. At...

NZ claims Australasia’s biggest electric bus deal

The New Zealand city of Auckland is laying claim to having placed Australasia’s biggest electric bus order. The deal - a partnership between Auckland Transport...

Digital street furniture at home in Sydney

City of Sydney Council has begun the installation of digital bus shelters as part of an architect-designed street furniture rollout. Council says the 340 new...

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Security

Crash-proof traffic lights to save lives

Game-changing technology that allows traffic lights to absorb kinetic energy, stopping them from crumpling when hit by a vehicle, will prevent hundreds of fatalities...

Security boost for City of Swan

City of Swan residents have benefited from a boost in security surveillance thanks to a grant of $187,610 from the Australian Government’s Community Development...

Glow-in-dark trail trial for Greater Bendigo

City of Greater Bendigo Council, in partnership with the Victorian Department of Transport, is trialling glow-in-the-dark shared path markings. The photoluminescent lighting trial will run...

Infrastructure

Premier heralds Sydney CBD revamp plan

Planning is now complete on the next steps to unlock a potential 2.4 million square metres of new commercial and employment floor space in...

Infrastructure win for NSW councils

The NSW Government and Local Government NSW (LGNSW) have agreed on improvements to reforms of the infrastructure contributions system. Minister for Planning and Public Spaces,...

Glow-in-dark trail trial for Greater Bendigo

City of Greater Bendigo Council, in partnership with the Victorian Department of Transport, is trialling glow-in-the-dark shared path markings. The photoluminescent lighting trial will run...

Technology

HEALTH

Hydration stations flow for Murrindindi

Two new permanent hydration stations have been installed in Murrindindi Shire – featuring new auto-sensors for easy and safe community use. The new stations are...

Procurement

Tenders open for Bell River bridge

Dubbo Regional Council (DRC) has called for tenders to construct the Bell River pedestrian bridge within Cameron Park, Wellington. The designs for the new pedestrian...

Human Resources

Bayside expands apprenticeship program

Sydney's Bayside Council is looking for six young locals who are keen to work while learning on the job. Council is expanding its apprenticeship program...

Education

Victoria Uni and Melton council sign MOU

Victoria University (VU) and Melton City Council have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with a commitment to help improve education, employment, and wellbeing...

Finance

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