Media Releases by Council

Current Media Releases will be available on this page.

May 2021:
Appointment of General Manager - Barry Omundson - Dated 31 May 2021

April 2021:
Notice to Gym Users


December 2020:
Mayoral Column - Dated:  23122020
Draft Walcha Council Youth Strategy Released for Public Exhibition - Dated 21122020 - Draft Walcha Council Youth Strategy - December 2020

November 2020:
Applications Now Open for Community Led Resilience and Recovery Projects Dated: 23112020
Council Completes Regional Meetings 2020 Dated: 23112020
Kevin Anderson's Media Release:  Walcha's Water Security receives Budget boost! Dated 17112020
Community Survey Results Released - 03112020
 - Walcha Council Survey Results Report

October 2020:
A Summer of FREE ENTRY and $1.1 Million Upgrade to Walcha Memorial Baths 
Help Us Celebrate Walcha Memorial Baths 50 Year Milestone

September 2020:
Walcha Council Celebrate Staff for 187 Years of Service
Walcha Council Launches Babys First Library Bag Program
Get Ready Weekend 2020 Walcha Council
Walcha Council Launches Business Resilience Program

August 2020:
Walcha Council invites Local Businesses to attend Business Resilience Program Launch


July 2020:
Walcha Council Postpone Remaining Events in 2020
Walcha Council & Namoi Unlimited implements VendorPanel to Support business for local Suppliers

June 2020:
New Community Recovery Office for Walcha
Walcha Motorcycle Weekend Announced as Finalist in LG Excellence Awards
Draft Operational Plan & Budget 2020 2021

May 2020:
Walcha Council secured $986,800 in Round 2 of Federal Government Funding - Biosecurity Management of Pests and Weeds


March 2020:
Level 1 Water Restrictions for Walcha from Monday, 30 March 2020
Impact of COVID-19 on Walcha Council Operations as at 24 March 2020
Updated Mayor's Letter to Community of Walcha - 24 March 2020
Mayor's Letter to Community of Walcha - 20 March 2020