Christmas Lights Competition

The Lions Club of Wynyard and Waratah-Wynyard Council encourage the community to get involved in creating some new Christmas fun.

While there is not a Christmas parade in 2021, business owners, community groups and residents can still create magic by putting up Christmas lights and decorations.


Waratah Heritage Festival

The Waratah Heritage Festival events program is finally here! This jam-packed schedule has something for everyone. What a great way to celebrate 150 years since James “Philosopher” Smith discovered tin in Waratah.


Australia Day Awards 2022

Council celebrates the achievements of our community through the Australia Day Awards ceremony each year. Nominations are now open for the Citizen of the Year Award, the Young Citizen of


Recycled rubber getting a new life on Wynyard roads

With a focus on finding innovative ways to honour its commitment to environmental sustainability, the Waratah-Wynyard Council is leading the way on the North-West coast by using innovative solutions for