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Every Generation Music Festival

23 October 2017
For more than ten years the Naracoorte Lucindale Council has hosted activities in October for older people in our community. This year’s event is the free “Every Generation Music Festival” at the Naracoorte Town Hall on Sunday 29th October commencing at 1.30pm.

Garage Sale Trail

17 October 2017
Everyone loves a bargain and this year’s Garage Sale Trail in Naracoorte Lucindale, which takes place on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 October, is shaping up to be the biggest-ever sustainable shopping extravaganza with 18 garage sales across the district.

Naracoorte Public Library / Community Resource Centre

4 October 2017
Last night Naracoorte Lucindale Council held a special Council meeting to discuss the design of the Naracoorte Public Library / Community Resource Centre.

Naracoorte Public Library / Community Resource Centre - $2 million v $3.5 million

27 September 2017
At last night’s Naracoorte Lucindale Council meeting the Elected Members were asked to consider the dilemma of not being able to meet what the community had asked for in the 2015 library consultation undertaken by Focus Facilitation within in the $2million budget Council has set in its August 2016 decision.

Street tree pruning, Naracoorte

22 September 2017
To ensure the safety of the community and surrounding infrastructure pruning of street trees on Ormerod Street, Naracoorte will continue over the next few weeks.

Naracoorte Lucindale and Robe Councils host Tai’an delegation

13 September 2017
Six delegates from Tai’an visited Naracoorte on Monday.

Naracoorte Caves – World Heritage on our doorstep

23 August 2017
Naracoorte Caves – World Heritage on our doorstep Art Exhibition

McRae Street and Ormerod Street, Naracoorte

21 August 2017
A new look for the corner of McRae Street and Ormerod Street, Naracoorte

Naracoorte Caves – World Heritage on our doorstep

23 June 2017
Free Children’s Art Workshops. Calling young artists to help tell the story of the Naracoorte Caves.

Community Art Fund

19 June 2017
The first round of grants from Naracoorte Lucindale Council’s Community Art Fund have been awarded.

Business Entrepreneurs / Innovation Fund, Round 2

23 May 2017
The second round of grants from Naracoorte Lucindale Council’s Business Entrepreneurs / Innovation Fund have been awarded.

Review of Council’s Representation Structure

8 May 2017
Do you support the retention of Council’s current structure? That is a Mayor elected by the community, 11 Elected Members (including the Mayor) and no wards.

Review of Council’s By-laws

8 May 2017
How many dogs should you be allowed to keep? What sort of signs should businesses be allowed to put on the footpath? What activities should be allowed in Council's parks and gardens? Should camping be allowed on the side of Council's roads?

Planter Boxes - Smith Street, Naracoorte

2 May 2017
Over the previous two weeks landscaping works have been completed on Smith Street, Naracoorte adjacent to the Smith and McRae Street roundabout.

Connection the ideas - Naracoorte Caves Connection Project

24 March 2017
Feedback is being sought on how to leverage the World Heritage values of the Naracoorte Caves site to improve economic and community benefits to Naracoorte and the Limestone Coast.

Two days of free household hard waste disposal

20 March 2017
Members of the community are invited to dispose of household hard waste at no cost at the Naracoorte Waste Transfer Station on Saturday 1 April and Sunday 2 April between 9.00am and 4.30pm

Australian Ambassador to Zimbabwe visit to Naracoorte

20 March 2017
Community members are invited to a free presentation by former Naracoorte resident, Her Excellency Suzanne McCourt Australian Ambassador to Zimbabwe at the Naracoorte Town Hall on Thursday 30th March at 6pm.

Harmony Day - Everyone Belongs, Friday 24 March

14 March 2017
Come along to the Naracoorte Town Square on Friday 24 March at 10.30am for the Harmony Day Children’s Festival when around 1000 children from schools, kindergartens and child care centres will come together to celebrate Harmony Day. Each school will perform an item and then everyone will perform a combined dance.

Business Entrepreneurs / Innovation Fund and the Community Art Fund

10 March 2017
Two competitive grant programs are being offered by the Naracoorte Lucindale Council - the Business Entrepreneurs / Innovation Fund and the Community Art Fund.

Church Street, Naracoorte

2 March 2017
To improve vehicle and pedestrian safety in Naracoorte, Church Street at the Gordon Street intersection is being closed.

Naracoorte Public Library / Community Resource Centre

9 February 2017
Brett Julian Architect has been awarded the contract to provide design services for the Naracoorte Lucindale Council for an improved Naracoorte Public Library / Community Resource Centre

Australia Day, 26 January 2017

12 January 2017
Australia Day celebrations kick off at Naracoorte at 7.00am at the Naracoorte Town Square with breakfast supplied by local service clubs, entertainment starts from 7.35am and the official ceremony commencing at 7.55am. This is followed by celebrations and a community lunch at Lucindale at 11.00am at the rotunda at Centenary Park, Musgrave Avenue.

Review of Council’s Representation Structure

11 January 2017
Is eleven Councillors the right number of Councillors to manage the affairs of the Naracoorte Lucindale Council? This is one of the questions the Naracoorte Lucindale Council is asking the community as part of a review into its Representation Structure.

Plane Trees

11 January 2017
At Naracoorte Lucindale Council’s December meeting the Elected Members received a report on the damage Plane Trees along Ormerod Street, Naracoorte are causing to footpaths, kerbs and drainage as well as damaging privately owned buildings.

Kybybolite Research Centre

11 January 2017
At the Naracoorte Lucindale Council’s November meeting a petition was received seeking Council’s support to place heritage listing on a small piece of land at the Kybybolite Research Centre.

Previous Year's Media Releases

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Media Releases 2016

Media Releases 2015

Media Releases 2014

Media Releases 2013