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Spot the missing councils from the State Government’s new Joint Organisations initiative just announced

Joint Organisation Member councils Canberra Region Joint Organisation Bega Valley, Eurobodalla, Goulburn Mulwaree, Hilltops, Queanbeyan-Palerang, Snowy Monaro, Upper Lachlan, Wingecarribee, Yass Valley Central NSW Joint Organisation Bathurst, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Oberon, Orange, Parkes, Weddin Hunter Joint Organisation Cessnock, Dungog, Lake Macquarie, Maitland, Mid-Coast, Muswellbrook, Newcastle, Port Stephens, Singleton, […]

Visit ‘Submerged – Stories of Australia’s shipwrecks at Coffs Regional Museum
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Visit ‘Submerged – Stories of Australia’s shipwrecks at Coffs Regional Museum

Mutiny, tragedy, torpedo strikes, cowardice and heroism feature in a fascinating exhibition opening at Coffs Harbour Regional Museum on Friday, May 18, revealing just a few of the 11,000 shipwrecks that dot the Australian coastline. ‘Submerged – Stories of Australia’s Shipwrecks’ is an exhibition from the Australian National Maritime Museum uncovering […]

BEC – “NSW Government sacrificing local old growth, koala and other threatened species habitats”.
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BEC – “NSW Government sacrificing local old growth, koala and other threatened species habitats”.

The Bellingen Environment Centre (BEC) argues that the Coffs Harbour and Bellingen regions will be hit hard by the NSW Government’s recent announcement it will sacrifice old growth, koala and other threatened species habitat and stream protection in native forests to prop up the ailing timber industry. “The Existing Regional […]