Thursday, February 22, 2024

Technology

Record buy-in for Toowoomba real estate portal

Latest figures have shown a record number of users are taking advantage of Toowoomba Regional Council’s online real estate portal. The portal is available 24/7...

City of Devonport embraces new technology savings

Tasmania’s City of Devonport Council says it is set to save half a million dollars annually as a result of its digital transformation with...

City of Swan scores awards hat-trick

WA's City of Swan Council has scored a hat-trick of titles at the 2023 Solver of the Year Awards. This month’s awards recognised the Australian...

New year – new wish list for local councils

OP ED by Datacom Director Local Government, Peter Nelson. Local councils can forget about discounted gym memberships and fridge-magnet calendars with rubbish and recycling dates,...

Cairns council unleashes canine games

A suite of online games for young dog owners has been unleashed by Cairns Regional Council and CQUniversity. Designed for children aged 5 to 11, the Getting...

Hepburn unpacks new toolkit for party planning

Hepburn Shire Council has launched a new event toolkit to help local event organisers to plan and carry out events successfully. Mayor, Brian Hood said...

NHVR announces network map for road managers

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) has announced it will release a heavy vehicle National Network Map on 20 December."For the first time, the...

Cessnock wastes no time launching app

Cessnock City Council has launched its new free waste app, allowing residents to stay up to date with bin collection days and learn how...

National website wins for City of Cockburn Council

City of Cockburn Council has won overall Website of the Year and Government Website of the Year at the Australian Access Awards 2023. The Council...

Newcastle trials new parking technology

City of Newcastle Council is trialling licence plate recognition technology in a bid to improve parking management and safety across the Local Government Area. The...

Lockyer Valley flood portal wins innovation award

Lockyer Valley Regional Council’s Flood Information Portal has taken out the Innovation Award at the recent National Local Government Customer Service Awards. Developed over several...

NHVR to host Freight PASS webinars

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) recently launched an interactive tool - Freight PASS - to help industry and road managers make more informed safety, productivity and...

Brisbane economic agency to take over Council visitor app

Management of Brisbane City Council's popular visitor app is set to transition from Council to the Brisbane Economic Development Agency (BEDA), the city's Lord...

Engaging new platform for Moyne

Victoria's Moyne Shire Council has launched a new online community engagement platform which it says will be a one-stop location for residents to share...

Byron road safety projects a good sign for Shire

Three new road safety projects are being launched across the Byron Shire ahead of the festive season, when the area will see an increase...