The Lithgow Oberon Landcare Association (LOLA)

Friday 12 April 2019

Click here to find out how to protect your Big Old Paddock Trees.  Funding is available now for landholders in the Lithgow Oberon region to protect their mature hollow bearing paddock trees through stock proof fencing.

NSW Government Office of Environment & Heritage-Notification Big Plain Hazard Reduction Burn

Friday 12 April 2019

Mayoral Column Media Release - 11 April 2019

Friday 12 April 2019

Field to Forest - Recent rain and warm weather has ensured the Field to Forest festival has started on a high note. The first of the 4wd Foraging tours was very successful with plenty of mushrooms in evidence. Good feedback from the “Wine & Beer Trail” event last weekend.

Mayoral Column Media Release - 04 April 2019

Friday 5 April 2019

Daylight saving ends this coming weekend, do not forget to put your clocks back one hour before you go to bed on Saturday night. 

Mayoral Column Media Release - 28 March 2019

Friday 29 March 2019

OBERON MEN’S SHED APPRECIATION LUNCH - Almost every month the gentlemen of the Oberon Men’s Shed volunteer three hours of their time to assist council with the folding of the Oberon and Surrounding Villages Community Newsletters. Members also assisted Community Services staff during the school holidays by conducting a “build a mini go kart workshop”.

Third Quarter Rate and Water Reminder Notices Error

Wednesday 27 March 2019

It has come to our attention that the most recent rate and water reminder notices have been issued in March have the incorrect dates on them. The problem occurred at the printing house and we will be reprinting with the correct dates. 
We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience this may of caused.


Free Tip Day - Sunday 14 April 2019

Wednesday 27 March 2019

Sunday 14 April 2019

Free of charge for all private and domestic rubbish. Please ensure that items are separated into general rubbish, recyclables and green waste.

Oberon Council Garbage Depot  
From 8am- 5pm

Burraga Transfer Station
From 10am – 12pm

Black Springs Transfer Station
From 12.30pm – 2.30pm

Mayoral Column Media Release - 21 March 2019

Friday 22 March 2019

The Black Springs Community Association is working hard to ensure the unveiling of the Charles Throsby Monument and dedication of the Avoca Pioneer Heritage Wall is on track for Saturday May 11 2019 at the newly renamed Avoca Pioneer Park on the corner of Abercrombie Road Black Springs.  The whole community is invited to attend and help celebrate this event.  May 11 2019 marks the bicentenary of a visit to the area by explorer Charles Throsby...

Lost & Found 5 month old kitten

Monday 18 March 2019

Lost intact male ginger kitten is approximately 5 months old and found on the Reef Rd. Help him find his way home if you can contact Council 02 6329 8129.

Mayoral Column Media Release - 14 March 2019 March 2019

Monday 18 March 2019

The long anticipated work to replace the Abercrombie Bridge and remediate the approaches has commenced. The joint $1.5million project will see the replacement of the fifty year old wooden bridge with a relocated concrete culvert bridge. This will greatly improve the safety of traffic using the Abercrombie Road and will better cope with any future flood events. The total project is expected to be completed by early June.