Tender 2019-008 Roto Road Pave and Seal

Thursday 17 January 2019

Council is calling tenders for the construction of 3.0km of new road on Roto Road. The road will be 6m seal on 8m formation following current alignment.

Tenders must be submitted in accordance with the tender lodgement requirements contained in the tender package and received by Council in full prior to 12.00 noon Friday 8 February 2019.

Local Land Services - Feral Fighters 2019

Thursday 10 January 2019

Registations to become a Feral Fighter are now open - Feral Fighters are local landholders who work together in groups to control pest animals.

More Information - Feral Fighter

RAMJO Statement of Strategic Regional Priorities 2018-2022

Thursday 10 January 2019

The Riverina and Murray Joint Organisation (RAMJO) consists of the following 11 Councils;
Albury City, Berrigan Shire, Carrathool Shire, Edward River, Federation, Griffith, Hay Shire, Leeton Shire, Murray River, Murrumbidgee and Narrandera Shire.

Public Exhibition - Compliance Policy and Companion Animal Policy

Friday 4 January 2019

Council intends to adopt the compliance policy and companion animal policy following an exhibition period of 28 days.

Both policies are available below alternatively they can be viewed at the Goolgowi Council Chambers, Hillston District Officer or Hillston Library during opening hours.

Public Exhibition Modify 4 x DAs

Wednesday 19 December 2018
4 x development application modifications to modify Livestock Intensive Industry (Poultry Production Facility) for farms 1 - 4  located at 'Allwood' 2245 Tabbita Lane, Tabbita, have been lodged with Council.
  • DA2015/040 Modify
  • DA2016/005 Modify
  • DA2016/018 Modify
  • DA2017/033 Modify

Hillston Creative Arts Council - CASP Grant

Friday 14 December 2018

Council are proud to announce that the Hillston Creative Arts Council Inc. have been awarded a NSW Government Country Arts Support Program grant of $2,800 for their Hillston Emu Antics Project.

Work at the NSW State election in 2019

Friday 14 December 2018

The NSW Electoral Commission is encouraging people to apply to work at the NSW State election. For more information go to

NSW Government Funding to Help Develop Flood Model in Hillston

Wednesday 12 December 2018

Council is delighted to announce that residents will be better protected from flood risks across the Hillston community thanks to $185,000 in grant funding from the NSW Government that will allow Council to develop a new flood model for Hillston following completion of levee upgrades.

Media Release - Council Announces Three Month Amnesty for Companion Animal Owners

Wednesday 12 December 2018

Carrathool Shire Council is offering amnesty to those residents who own a dog or cat, from regulatory action for the months of December 2018 to February 2019.

Media Release - New General Manager

Tuesday 4 December 2018

The Mayor of Carrathool Shire Council, Councillor Peter Laird, has announced that Council has appointed a new General Manager.  Mr Rick Warren was appointed at a Special meeting of Council held on 28th November 2018 and will take up the position after Christmas.  The Mayor said Mr Warren had been chosen from a strong field of 13 applicants.