News

Works Progress Report: March 2021

Monday 26 April 2021

Council undertook significant repair and reconstruction works across roads and bridges throughout the shire, following March’s extreme flooding and weather events.

Dungog Shire Council Meeting Highlights: 21 April 2021

Friday 23 April 2021

Dungog Shire Council meets on the third Wednesday of every month from February – December.

Message from the Mayor: 23 April 2021

Friday 23 April 2021

With the by-election for the critical seat of the Upper Hunter happening on 22 May, council has been lobbying candidates to ensure our infrastructure and community priorities can be met and supported by whoever fills this role.

Meet the Mayor in May

Thursday 22 April 2021

Come along to one of the upcoming 'Meet the Mayor' drop-in sessions in May to discuss the issues that matter most to our unique community.

All sessions run from 4pm to 6pm, with no appointments necessary.
 

ANZAC Day Services and Road Closures in Dungog Shire

Thursday 22 April 2021
This Sunday 25 April 2021, a number of ANZAC Day services will be held around the Shire:
 
Clarence Town
 

Message from the Mayor - 16 April 2021

Friday 16 April 2021

Council has received the bitterly disappointing news this week that we will only receive funding for one out of eight of the priority roads submitted under Round 2 of the NSW Government’s Fixing Local Roads Program.

Council misses out on critical road funding - 15 April 2021

Thursday 15 April 2021

Dungog Shire Council has been bitterly disappointed by the news that it will only receive funding for one out of eight priority roads submitted under Round 2 of the NSW Government’s Fixing Local Roads Program.

Message from the Mayor - 9 April 2021

Friday 9 April 2021

I hope you all had a pleasant Easter break and enjoyed some time with family and friends.

Message from the Mayor - 1 April 2021

Thursday 1 April 2021

It has pleased many of us to see the weather settle down over this past week here in Dungog, with recovery and repair efforts being carried out across the shire.
 
Council crews have been working tirelessly to repair and reopen roads and bridges to enable access to our community over the Easter long weekend.
 

Message from the Mayor - 26 March 2021

Friday 26 March 2021

As Deputy Mayor, I wanted to take this opportunity to thank all of our emergency responders, including council staff, who were at the frontline of our storm and flooding events this past week, and who all worked tirelessly to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our entire community.