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Latest News from Mayor Kathy Sajowitz - 22 August 2019

Thursday 22 August 2019

An enjoyable afternoon was had by all who went along to the Accidental Ensemble performance “Baby Its Cold Outside” last weekend. Funds raised at the event were donated to both the Tarana Red Cross and the Oberon Writers Group so a double benefit. Congratulations also to The Oberon Tigers who through their Can Assist Round last Sunday raised approx.

Latest News from Mayor Kathy Sajowitz - 15 August 2019

Monday 19 August 2019

My thanks go to our amazing council works staff that went above and beyond to ensure the safety of residents and visitors through the major snow event last weekend. Out all weekend from early morning to late at night in very tough conditions assessing and clearing the roads, then relaying that information for regular distribution via social media by Technical Services Staff.

Media Release - NSW Rural Fire Service - Bush Fire Danger Period

Tuesday 13 August 2019

MEDIA RELEASE

Bush Fire Danger Period Starts Early
08 August 2019
 
The NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) has declared that the start of the statutory Bush Fire Danger Period (BFDP) will commence on Sunday 1 September 2019 for the following local government areas:
 
• Bathurst Regional Council

Unveiling of Plaque – Oberon’s Big Tree

Friday 26 July 2019

Western NSW Primary Health Network and Oberon Council collaborate to produce first health snapshot

Thursday 25 July 2019

Western NSW Primary Health Network and Oberon Council collaborate to produce first health snapshot.

The Oberon Local Government Area Health Snapshot was launched on Wednesday 24 July. The Health Snapshot provides details on the health status of those living in the Oberon Local Government Area as well as available healthcare and community services. 

Latest News from Mayor Kathy Sajowitz - 25 July 2019

Thursday 25 July 2019

“My Community Project” is a new funding initiative by the State Government aimed at improving the wellbeing of people and communities in NSW. Each electorate in the state has been allocated approximately $260,000 in this round of the program.

EASY TO DO BUSINESS PROGRAM

Tuesday 23 July 2019

Oberon Council has partnered with Service NSW in providing the Easy to do Business program to the wider Oberon community. 

Easy to do Business is a free service offered across a range of industries, providing one contact point across three levels of government which is designed to cut through the red tape and make opening or growing your business easier and faster. 

O'CONNELL EARTH BUILDING PROJECT WINS NATIONAL TRUST HERITAGE AWARD

Thursday 18 July 2019

The Bathurst and District Branch of the National Trust has presented their monthly heritage award for July to a joint Oberon/O'Connell project aiming to restore the region's historic buildings.  The O'Connell earth building workshop coordinator Angus McKibbin and Oberon Mayor Kathy Sajowitz received their National Trust Heritage Awards from Bathurst branch chairman Iain McPherson.

Latest News from Mayor Kathy Sajowitz - 18 July 2019

Thursday 18 July 2019

I would like to thank Oberon Inner Wheel for inviting me to their changeover lunch last weekend and congratulate the incoming President Melita Braun and her committee. I hope the team enjoy a successful year in office. Can I also acknowledge past President Charmayne Hogan and her team for their hard work over the past twelve months.

MY COMMUNITY PROJECT

Tuesday 16 July 2019
MY COMMUNITY PROJECT -  The My Community Project is a new funding initiative by the NSW Government which will improve the wellbeing of people and communities in NSW.  Each electorate in NSW has been allocated approximately $260,000 in funding for community projects in this round of the program.  In May 2019 the Oberon community were asked to nominate projects to receive funding from the My Community Project Program.

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