Notice of Sealing Works - The Springs Road

Thursday 16 May 2019

Council wishes to advise sealing works on The Springs Road (MR368) has been delayed due to recent rain events.

This sealing works are now scheduled to occur on Monday 20 May 2019.

Road Closure Notification - Cowper Street/The Springs Road Intersection, Hillston

Thursday 16 May 2019

Council wish to advise that the Cowper Street/The Springs Road Intersection, Hillston will be closed to all traffic on Tuesday, 21 May 2019 and Wednesday, 22 May 2019 for emergency road repair work.

Public Exhibition - Draft Operational Plan 2019/20

Wednesday 15 May 2019

Notice is hereby given that, in accordance with the provisions of sections 404 and 405 of the Local Government Act 1993, Council has developed its Draft Operational Plan 2019/20.  The Draft Operational Plan details the activities to be undertaken in the next financial year, including the Revenue Policy (rates structure), Fees and Charges.

Temporary Road Closure - Hillmans Lane

Tuesday 14 May 2019

Council wishes to advise that road works are scheduled to commence this Wednesday 15 May 2019 on the Kidman Way at the Hillmans Lane intersection, between Tabbita and Goolgowi.

The works are expected to continue for 1 month and Hillmans Lane will remain closed during this time.


For more information, please contact Mark Fielder 0429 690 050.

Road Network Flood Damage Assessment

Monday 13 May 2019

Council wishes to advise they have engaged a consultant to undertake detailed flood damage data of Councils Road Network.

This assessment will be undertaken over the next two weeks commencing Tuesday 14 May 2019. Please take care as this vehicle may be driving slowly and regularly stopping during this process.

Tender 2019-010 Panel of Subcontractors

Monday 6 May 2019

Carrathool Shire Council is calling tenders to establish a panel of subcontractors for the provision of external hire of specific major plant items and services, with and without operators and subcontractors to support maintenance and construction projects for any period of time during the term of this arrangement - 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020.

Media Release - Council Announces Doctor for the Hillston Medical Practice

Thursday 2 May 2019

Carrathool Shire Mayor Cr Peter Laird has announced that Dr Usha Thoguluva will commence medical services from the Hillston Surgery on Tuesday 7th May 2019.  Dr Usha will practice five days a week.

Public Exhibition - Rural Addressing Policy and Procedure

Wednesday 1 May 2019

Notice is hereby given that the Council intends to adopt the draft Rural Addressing Policy and Rural Addressing Procedure following an exhibition period of 28 days.

The policy and procedure are available for public inspection at the Goolgowi Shire Office, Hillston District Office, and the WG Parker Memorial Library.

Any enquiries should be directed to Council on 6965 1900.

Public Notice - Proposed Lease of 61 Burns Street Hillston

Monday 29 April 2019

Pursuant to Section 47 of the Local Government Act 1993, Carrathool Shire Council gives public notice of its intention to consider a property lease for a term of five (5) years with an option to renew for a further three (3) periods of five (5) years each, for the use of a Childcare Centre on Lot 7 Sec 6 DP184348, 61 Burns Street, Hillston.

Land Managers - Rankins Springs Community Reserve, Carrathool Racecourse, Hillston Showground

Friday 26 April 2019

Ever wondered who is responsible for keeping Crown reserves operating?

Countless facilities like showgrounds, local halls and parks are run by Statutory Land Manager Boards, made up of people just like you. People who understand the need and have a desire to manage public land and assets for the benefit of the entire community.