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Mayoral Statement: Local Government Reform

Mayor of Port Stephens Bruce MacKenzie has called on the NSW Government to show it has "courage of its convictions" by reinstating its first preference to merge Newcastle City Council and Lake Macquarie City Council and, in doing so, taking the Newcastle-Port Stephens merger proposal off the table. The call comes after detail emerged that [...]

By |2016-11-29T05:59:29+00:00June 4th, 2016|In The News|Comments Off on Mayoral Statement: Local Government Reform

Lessons learnt from April storm prompt improvements one year after the event

A year on from the devastating April storms that ravaged the Hunter, isolating towns and leaving thousands without power, Port Stephens Council has acted on improvements to its response to extreme weather events. Council will also call on the Federal Government to review its Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements to achieve better efficiencies in [...]

By |2016-04-20T07:57:54+00:00April 20th, 2016|In The News|Comments Off on Lessons learnt from April storm prompt improvements one year after the event

Action underway to nourish and protect Corlette foreshore from natural erosion

Port Stephens Council is acting quickly on a plan to replenish a section of the Corlette foreshore and restore sand to Conroy Park Beach. The Sandy Point and Conroy Park area is one of the most actively eroding areas in Port Stephens and was the subject of an investigation of options for feasible foreshore protection [...]

By |2016-11-29T05:59:29+00:00April 19th, 2016|In The News|Comments Off on Action underway to nourish and protect Corlette foreshore from natural erosion

Works continue on paving Port Stephens’ road to storm recovery

Monday, 6th July 2015 Port Stephens Council has reinforced it is long road to recovery after the April 2015 superstorm, and has called on residents to be patient as it works to complete outstanding works through Port Stephens. Nearly three months after the natural disaster devastated countless homes, property and public areas, Council is continuing [...]

By |2015-07-07T12:58:54+00:00July 7th, 2015|In The News|Comments Off on Works continue on paving Port Stephens’ road to storm recovery

Win a Family Horse Riding Bush Ride

Closing Date: 15th August Sahara trails are giving you  the opportunity to win a family bush ride (2A/2C]. All you  have to do is visit their website at www.saharatrails.com.au and tell us which year they began operating from their current location in Anna Bay (hint: check the ‘About’ page). Email your entries before the closing [...]

By |2016-11-29T05:59:49+00:00June 11th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Win a Family Horse Riding Bush Ride

Issue 9! Out December!

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By |2012-11-23T18:25:48+00:00March 9th, 2012|Promotion|Comments Off on Issue 9! Out December!