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"DIVERSITY IN ABUNDANCE"

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Vegetation Work: Sisters Beach

Council advises that vegetation work will occur on 26-27 July on Irby Boulevard, Sisters Beach. Minor traffic disruptions may occur. Thank you for your understanding.

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Community Activation Grant Applications Now Open

The Community Activation Grants application period is open! Council is funding initiatives that enhance social wellbeing, recreation, economic development and education. Applications close 5 August 2022.

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Update: Yolla Public Toilets

Council has been exploring sites to construct a public toilet in Yolla. Two places were identified as preferable sites for a public toilet given their proximity to the town and local business.

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Waratah-Wynyard Council delivers a balanced, responsible and community-focused Annual Plan and Budget for 2022-23

Waratah-Wynyard Council will consider a budget that reflects a strong and sustainable financial position and delivers a number of major projects for the community at their meeting on Monday 20 June.
Council will vote to endorse a recommended general rate increase of 3.81%, which is below the Council Cost Index of 4.06% and follows increases of just 1.9% and 0% over the last two years.

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Upcoming Vegetation Work

Council advises that vegetation work will be undertaken throughout the municpality in June.

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General Manager Appointed for Further 5 Years

Waratah-Wynyard Council has appointed General Manager Shane Crawford for a further five year term.

In announcing the reappointment, Mayor Robby Walsh said “It gives me a great deal of pleasure to confirm the reappointment of our General Manager for a further five year term. Shane’s performance, management skills and personal strengths are there for us to see every day and he is well respected within the Local Government sector. By any measure we are doing well in delivering what we promised the community and are in a sound financial position. The General Manager is very valuable to us, to the staff and to the community and we look forward to working with him to drive further improvements and deliver outcomes in future years”

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Savage River: Scheduled Burn

Council advises that Tasmania Parks and Wildlife will be conducting a scheduled burn today at Savage River. For more information phone 1300 TASPARKS.

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Weed Spraying

The road verge weed spraying program will soon commence in Waratah-Wynyard. Council will be targeting woody weeds like blackberries, gorse, montbretia and thistles for the next three months, weather permitting.

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TARGA Tasmania 2022: Road Closure Yolla

Targa Tasmania 2022 is scheduled to pass through Yolla on Saturday 30 April between 8.49AM-2.19PM. Please be advised that during this time Johnsons Road (between Oldina Road and Mount Hicks Road) and Oldina Road (between Timothy Drive and Johnsons Road) will be closed.