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Wyangala Water Main Works

On Tuesday 19 January between 8.30am and 3.30pm, Council will be working on the water main at Wyangala which will affect water supply to Water NSW, the power substation, Wyangala Public School and some residential homes. Residents and businesses who will be affected have been notified via mailbox drop.

Council apologise for the inconvenience. For more information please contact Infrastructure and Operations on 6340 2070.

Local tenders invited for construction of RFS Area Western Command Facility at Cowra Airport

Local businesses and tradespeople are invited to tender for construction of the new NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) Area Western Command Facility at Cowra Airport.

The facility will help the Western Area Command provide an even higher level of emergency service to the community. Local businesses and tradespeople are invited to meet with the NSW Government pre-approved Tenderers to find out more about potential local involvement in this project.

An information session has been scheduled at the RFS Waugoola Brigade Station at Cowra Airport at 3:30pm on 18 January 2021.

The successful tenderer is expected to be announced in March 2021 and the new facility, fully operational by December 2021.

Cowra: Into the 21st Century

Exploring 30 years of life in the Cowra Shire, Cowra: Into the 21st Century includes contributions from over 150 local authors and photographers. This beautifully illustrated 400 page hard cover book, provides an overview of the progress and development of the Shire from the years 1988 to 2018, shining a light on its residents and their achievements. Cowra: Into the 21st Century retails for $49.95 and can be purchased from Council's Customer Service Centre in Kendal St, or from a number of awesome local retailers or venues: Read more

Sewer Pipe Relining in Cowra

Cowra Council will commence sewer pipe relining from Friday 18 September in the vicinity of the following roads:


Allambie Place, Berowra Street, Belmore Street, Binni Creek Road, Bourke Street, Cooyal Street, Courallie Street, Comerford Street, Coolabah Crescent, Darling Street, Dowell Street, Dungaleer Street, Fitzroy Street, Holman Lane, Holman Place, Kanangra Street, Jindalee Circuit, Kite Street, LachIan Street, LachIan Industrial Road, Lentara Street, Liverpool Street, Logan Street, Lowan Place, Lyall Street, Macquarie Street, Morilla Street, Mulyan Street, Narang Place, Nangar Street, Nelson Street, Parkes Street, Phillips Street, Pitt Street, Redfern Street, Sidlowe Place, Taronga Drive, Victor Street, Yarrabilly Drive, Wahroonga Street, Weeroona Place.

Work is expected to be completed over the next five to six months - weather permitting. Residents will be notified by mail within 48 hours before work is to be carried out in your area. Council apologises for any inconvenience this may cause. For more information, contact Cowra Council on 6340 2070.

Apply now! 2021 CSU scholarship for Cowra students

Scholarships are now open for Cowra Council's Charles Sturt University (CSU) Scholarship for 2021.

The $3000 scholarship is awarded annually by Council for a local student in their first year at CSU at either the Bathurst, Orange, Dubbo, Wagga Wagga, Canberra, Albury-Wodonga or Port Macquarie campuses.

Scholarship applications will close on Monday, 08 February 2020. Apply here.