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Public Art is Quacking in Berry
Shoalhaven City Council has welcomed a set of bronze duck sculptures in Alexandra Park, Berry.  Long-term Berry residents, Robin and Rosmond Brooks approached Shoalhaven City with the donation offer to enhance Berry’s Alexandra Park streetscape.  Mayor Amanda Findley said, “Mr and Mrs Brooks identified Alexandra Park as the chosen location as it is a thoroughfare between the shops on Queen Street and Berry Railway Station. The park is maintained by a group of local vo...
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Shoalhaven Local Heritage Assistance Fund Grant Now Open
Shoalhaven City Council has again successfully secured State Government funding through the NSW Heritage Grants Program for 2020-21. The grant allows Council to run the Shoalhaven Local Heritage Assistance Fund, which is now open and offers small ‘dollar for dollar’ grants towards local heritage projects.   Mayor Amanda Findley was pleased to see the grant offered again for the 2020-21 period and supported this year’s grant program theme of ‘bushfire relief&rsq...
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Shoalhaven Sportsfield Floodlight Upgrades Completed
Shoalhaven City Council have recently completed floodlight works on 17 sportsgrounds across the Shoalhaven, with the project including an upgrade of the switching controls to allow floodlight operation via a phone-based system. The floodlight controller works totalled $192,200, funded by a NSW State Government grant of $122,203 with Council co-contributing $69,997 towards the project. Mayor Amanda Findley was impressed with the new floodlight controller installations, bringing to a total o...
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Five Shoalhaven communities can now look forward to warmer places to meet, exercise and worship this winter thanks to brand new reverse cycle air-conditioning units recently installed in five community centres. Shoalhaven City Council recently received 100 percent grant funding of $43,605, from the NSW State Government, to install air conditioning units in community centres in Bomaderry, Culburra, Callala Beach, Callala Bay & Sussex Inlet. Shoalhaven City Council Mayor Amanda Findley s...
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Energy efficient lighting installed at Nowra Showground
Shoalhaven City Council recently completed works to install four new light towers, floodlights and electrical boards to the sports field at Nowra Showground. The completed project cost of $168,044 was fully funded by the NSW State Government, with the grant funding allowing the installation of energy efficient LED flood lighting which use 50 per cent less power than traditional floodlight fittings. Shoalhaven City Council Mayor Amanda Findley was pleased to see the added new lighting insta...
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Wheelbarrow Rd Reconstruction Update
Shoalhaven City Council would like to advise the community of the works scheduled to be undertaken along Wheelbarrow Rd, Morton from May 2020 until October 2020.  The January bushfires resulted in the destruction of Council’s timber bridge over Lucy Kings Creek on Wheelbarrow Road. The reconstruction of the bridge and surrounding road has since begun, with the bridge expected to be completed later this month.   Further to this Council has also comme...
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Community Connection Cards Available Online
Shoalhaven City Council is reminding residents of the importance of staying connected to our community during difficult times. The community connection card can be used to offer help to those who may need support in our community or to spread some neighbourly kindness. The Community Connection Card will help you to connect with your neighbours, and to let them know how you may be able to assist them. Whilst some COVID-19 restrictions are lifting across the state, it is important to remember th...
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Residents reminded to be cautious following the easing of COVID-19 restrictions
As of today, Friday 15 May, outdoor public swimming pools, outdoor play equipment, outdoor gymnasium equipment, parks and skate parks across the Shoalhaven will begin to re-open to the community, following the NSW Government’s initial easing of COVID-19 restrictions.  This is the first stage on the road map to COVID-19 recovery, however, the community should not become complacent.     The Shoalhaven must be mindful that gathering and movement...
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Shoalhaven City Council Announces $17.5M COVID-19 Financial Relief Package for Ratepayers
At last night’s Strategy & Assets Committee Meeting, Shoalhaven City Council revealed a $17.5M COVID-19 Financial Relief Package to help ratepayers during this extremely difficult period.  On top of financial assistance measures previously announced to support businesses and development activity across the Shoalhaven, the further support package revealed last night offers direct financial support to every property owner in the Shoalhaven to the extent of $300 for 2020/21...
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Showing mum you care by supporting local business
This Mother’s Day will be a celebration unlike anything we’re used to. Are you looking for the perfect gift and a way to also support a local business during these challenging times? Our mums have taken on a lot this year so far – working on the frontlines, working from home, remote learning, navigating food/supply shortages. There is a way you can show mum how much you appreciate her, even while holidays are still only in the planning phase. Holiday Haven parks are indep...
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