Australia Day Awards 2020

Wednesday 22 January 2020

The Dungog Shire Australia Day Ceremony will be held on Sunday 26 January 2020 at the James Theatre Community Centre, Brown Street, Dungog.

The FREE Breakfast will commence at 8.00am and will be served by the Dungog Lions and Lioness Clubs

NSW Mobile Service Centre to Visit Clarence Town

Wednesday 22 January 2020

The NSW Mobile Service Centre is visiting to Clarence Town on the following dates outside the Clarence Town School of Arts Hall:

Mayoral Update

Monday 20 January 2020

Mt Royal Fire

Bushfire Recovery Assistance

Tuesday 14 January 2020

Please find attached summary of key assistance measures available across NSW for impacted communities. It does not have region specific information, it is designed as a quick reference guide.


Kerbside Bulky Waste & Scrap Metal Clean-Up

Tuesday 14 January 2020

Dungog Shire Council is providing a Bulky Waste & Scrap Metal Clean-Up for all residential properties currently receiving a weekly waste collection.

Lower Hunter facing Level 2 Water Restriction as Dam Levels Fall

Wednesday 11 December 2019

Minister for Water, Property and Housing, Melinda Pavey has announced that Level 2 water restrictions will commence across the Lower Hunter in early 2020, as the region’s dam’s fall to their lowest levels in almost 40 years.

Dungog Common Recreation Reserve Land Manager

Thursday 14 November 2019

Ever wondered who is responsible for keeping Crown reserves operating?

Emergency Preparedness

Wednesday 13 November 2019

Council was pleased to have members of the community, including local businesses, reach out to us to assist the community should a fire emergency impact on the Dungog Shire.  This is the type of community action and support that we are renowned for.

Important Notice - Pets and Livestock

Tuesday 12 November 2019

If your plan is to leave early, think about what you’ll do with your pets. Remember, the safest place to be is away from high risk bushfire areas. If you choose to take your pets with you, it’s important to confine them early and remember:

Important Notice - State of Emergency Declaration

Monday 11 November 2019

Please be advised that the NSW Premier has declared a State of Emergency in NSW for seven (7) days from 11 November, 2019.