Oberon 2040 Roadmap To The Future

Monday 12 November 2018
Have you got ANY IDEAS for Oberon? Would you like to have a say in what our community will look like in 20 years?  Council is currently undertaking consultation with the community.
We encourage as many as possible to HAVE YOUR SAY . . . .

Mayoral Column Media Release - 08 November 2018

Thursday 8 November 2018

Thank you to community members who are supporting the Moberon for Movember project. The response has been amazing with over $1300 raised already. This is a council staff initiative and currently the team has around twenty participants.

Mayoral Column Media Release - 01 November 2018

Thursday 8 November 2018

Last week Deputy Premier of NSW The Hon John Barilaro announced that water security, rapid intercity rail and mobile connectivity are among the regional projects into which the NSW Government will invest the $4.2billion realised from the sale of the Snowy Hydro to the Federal Government. Eliminating mobile black spots statewide is a project that will interest many of you I am sure.

Mayoral Column Media Release - 25 October 2018

Thursday 25 October 2018

Council is considering an off leash dog area within the town, a space such as this is a legislative requirement and is supported by both the community and the local Veterinary organisation. Two possible locations have been identified by staff and these options will soon be on public exhibition for comment before a final decision is made. 

Mayoral Column Media Release - 18 October 2018

Thursday 18 October 2018

While local governments have welcomed the additional funding for local libraries as an important first step, they only go part way to meeting the $94 million “Renew Our Libraries” objective set at the beginning of the LGNSW campaign to ‘double the funding'. The recent funding commitments are in place until 2023 and, without indexation or legislation to protect them, do not deliver a long-term funding solution.


Monday 15 October 2018


Oberon Council is seeking quotations for the provision of weed spraying services on a contract basis for works in the local government area for the period from 1 November 2018 to 1 November 2019.

Upper Macquarie County Council

Monday 15 October 2018

Central NSW Joint Organisation appoints Executive Officer

Wednesday 10 October 2018

Mayoral Column Media Release - 11 October 2018

Wednesday 10 October 2018

Council has received notification from Dr Kerry Chant, Chief Health Officer, NSW Ministry of Health that authorisation to fluoridate the Oberon reticulated water supply had been granted. This came as a result of a resolution passed by council on July 17 2018 to apply to NSW Minister for Health to do so. The authorisation was gazetted on Friday October 6.


Monday 8 October 2018

An Instrument of Approval allowing the addition of fluorine to the Oberon Reticulated Water Supply was issued under delegation by Dr Kerry Chant Chief Health Officer, NSW Ministry of Health on 26 September 2018.  The approval notice was subsequently published in the NSW Government Gazette on Friday 5 October 2018.