Emergency Water Supply Interruption - Hillston

Wednesday 24 March 2021

Residents are advised that from Hillston Caravan Park through to Lachlan River Road to Water Treatment Plant the water supply will be unavailable and will be reinstated as soon as possible.

Council apologises for any inconvenience.

The Springs Road Pave & Seal

Thursday 18 March 2021

Council will be undertaking a 1.5km section of road construction on the Springs Road between the Back Hillston Road and Malley Downs Road.  Work is scheduled to commence on Monday 22 March 2021 and is expected to take approximately four (4) weeks.

Exploration for Oil/Gas in Northern Hillston

Thursday 11 March 2021
Information has been provided to Council regarding the potential exploration for oil/gas in Northern Hillston.

Proposed Road Closing Under Section 38B Roads Act 1993

Thursday 25 February 2021

In pursuance of the provisions of the Roads Act 1993, notice is hereby given that
Carrathool Shire Council proposes to close the council public roads listed below:-

Carrathool Road Stage Two - Pave & Seal

Wednesday 10 February 2021

Council will be undertaking another 5km section of road construction on the Carrathool Road. Work is scheduled to commence on Monday 15 February 2021 and is expected to be completed around 12 April 2021.
During this period drivers are asked to exercise caution when driving through the road work area and to be prepared for some minor delays.

Expressions of Interest - Vacant Land Goolgowi

Friday 5 February 2021

Council invites expressions of interest from parties who may be interested in purchasing Lot 25 DP755143, Zara Street Goolgowi.

Interested parties are to contact Jason Nicholson, Manager Building and Regulatory Services, Carrathool Shire Council on (02) 69651900 for further information.


Tuesday 2 February 2021

We’ve got our Lake back!

It was great news for all when the pump was finally turned on to fill Lake Woorabinda.

The lake has been empty since 2017 but now after many years of lobbying the State Government, Carrathool Shire Council has been successful in getting the necessary permissions to “turn on the pump”.

NSW Women's Week - International Women's Day 2021

Monday 25 January 2021

Expressions of Interest

Is your Group interested in hosting an Event for the 2021 International Women’s Day? Carrathool Shire Council is calling for Expressions of Interest from a Community Group to partner with Council to deliver a 2021 International Women’s Day Event in the Shire during the NSW Women’s Week.

Notice of Emergency Interruption Hillston Water Supply

Monday 18 January 2021

Location: Hillston Town Supply
Date: Today Monday 18 January 2021
Time: 11.00am to 11.30am
Council apologises for any inconvenience.




Wednesday 13 January 2021

A development application DA2021/020 has been lodged with Council, located on High Street, Hillston.

- Application for change of use - commercial building to a dwelling.

Closing date for submissions: Friday 12 February 2021

You can view the full Development proposal and Statement of Environmental Effects HERE