Media Releases

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22 May 2018 - Playground initial stages open for exploration

15 May 2018 - Cemetery extension to serve community for 35 years

3 May 2018 - Get tickets now for Cowra War Memorial trip

20 April 2018 - Illegal storm-water connections threaten sewerage network

20 April 2018 - Have your say in Cowra's Seniors survey now!

17 April 2018 - Collecting Cowra's soil to remember our Anzacs

6 April 2018 - Mental health champion Nic returning to Cowra 

6 April 2018 - Saleyards upgrade to improve facilities, animal welfare

28 March 2018 - Round Two of Stronger Country Communities Fund now open

16 March 2018 - Cowra's first-ever "Seniors Festival" celebrates esteemed-elders

7 March 2018 - Climate Smart Innovation in the Central West

6 March 2018 - Nepal promises a Festival of vibrancy and inspiration

1 March 2018 - Local Environment PLan (LEP) proposal approved by Council

16 February 2018 - Tourism directory to help visitors 'Unearth' region's best experiences 

31 January 2018 - Call to local volunteer groups, apply for a Community Grant!

26 January 2018 - 2018 Australia Day Award Winners

8 January 2018 - Mental health advocate Cowra's 2018 Australia Day Ambassador

8 January 2018 - A list of local excellence in Australia Day Awards

13 December 2017 - Community Grants puttling local groups first

11 December 2017 - Pets are forever, not a passing Chrissie fad, Council

4 December 2017 - Poignand Ave going one-way to reduce congestion

30 November 2017 - Council appeals for Fed funds for CBD footpath renewal

27 November 2017 - Dump no more after Bourke Street clean-up

16 November 2017 - Last chance to nominate for Cowra's Australia Day Awards!

10 November 2017 - New hospital top-priority for Cowra, Mayor

31 October 2017 - New book to capture Cowra Shire's past 30 years

27 October 2017 - Independent review to sharpen regional tourism focus

20 October 2017 - Who will you nominate for Cowra's Australia Day Awards? 

28 September 2017 - Warm weather heats-up Cowra pool's free first day!

26 September 2017 - Delivering drinking water to Wyangala Village

15 September 2017 - Report to Council on low-level bridge

14 September 2017 - Refugee advocate guest speaker

12 September 2017 - Boiled Water Alert: Wyangala Village

5 September 2017 - Fly Oz new home for University of Thailand flight training

29 August 2017 - Tree-trimming around power-lines added cost to Council, Mayor

28 August 2017 - Get your application in now for a Cowra Community Grant!

17 August 2017 - Young Peacemakers to be recognised

14 August 2017 - Youth Council recognition at awards night

3 August 2017 - Have your say on Cowra Local Environment Plan (LEP) Review

31 July 2017 - Cowra facing electricity price rise pressure, Mayor

31 July 2017 - Local Government Week

31 July 2017 - Cowra Prisoner of War Breakout Commemorations 2017

25 July 2017 - Be inspired by nature this National Tree Day

22 June 2017 - First-ever jobs summit to match workers to positions, Mayor

15 June 2017 - Wyangala Sewerage Scheme transfer gets go-ahead from Council

31 May 2017 - Mayor welcomes surprise Government back-down on emergency levy

26 May 2017 - Youth Ambassadors proven Festival fund-raisers

19 May 2017 - Cowra supports Cranky Rock dam proposal, Mayor

19 May 2017 - CENTROC meeting with Ministers chance to raise issues

1 May 2017 - Review of Cowra Library to make service more responsive

26 April 2017 - Extra Council money for gravel roads

19 April 2017 - Council supported War heroes gravestone purchase, Mayor

2 March 2017 - "Scores on Doors" up-and-running to keep our food clean

20 February 2017 - Blayney-Demondrille line back on track — Mayor

9 February 2017 - Festival review looking to the future

7 February 2017 - Australia Day Awards judging process

31 January 2017 - Community group with a worthwhile project? Apply for funding now!

26 January 2017 - Winners of the 2017 Cowra Australia Day Awards

18 January 2017 - Something for everyone at this year's Australia Day celebrations!