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Change your clock, change your battery

Daylight savings will end in NSW on Sunday 2 April at 3am when clocks are turned backward one hour to 2am.

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The Weir Road, Barnsley closed due to flooding

Due to heavy rain, The Weir Road, Barnsley is closed until further notice. We will monitor the situation and advise when it has reopened.

Changes to open burning in Lake Mac City

From 1 April 2017, rural property holders in Lake Macquarie City can carry out pile-burns, in accordance with a new Council open burning policy.

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What’s on this weekend in Lake Mac City

This Sunday 2 April the Delta Society will host a fun walk for dogs and their owners at Croudace Bay Park to raise funds for their therapy dog program. See what other activities are happening across the City.

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Sustainable Neighbourhood Groups encourage Lake Mac City to go plastic bag free

Did you know Australians use more than 3.9 billion plastic bags per year? That is more than 10 million new bags being used every day in Australia.

Property Council backs Budget funding for Lake Macquarie Transport Interchange

The Property Council has thrown its support behind Lake Macquarie City Council’s submission for $13 million to be allocated from the next State Budget to partially fund the building of the Pennant Street Bridge.

Grant opportunities for the Lake Mac community

The NSW Environmental Trust and Hunter Local Land Services are currently offering grants for community and not-for-profit groups to implement projects in their local area.

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Council’s Easter operating arrangements: Friday 14 April to Monday 17 April

See Council's operating arrangements over the Easter holiday period.

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2016 NSW Local Government Excellence Awards
2016 NSW Local Government Excellence Awards
2016 NSW Local Government Excellence Awards
2016 NSW Local Government Excellence Awards
2016 NSW Local Government Excellence Awards
2016 NSW Local Government Excellence Awards
2016 NSW Local Government Excellence Awards
2016 NSW Local Government Excellence Awards
2016 NSW Local Government Excellence Awards

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