Events in Harden Shire

To see our latest up and coming events visit our VISIT Harden Events Calendar


2016 Community Initiatives Fun

Hilltops Council is calling for applications from either individuals or groups from the former Harden Shire Council area to apply for funding under the Community Initiatives Program for dis...

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Council wishes to advise water consumers in Harden and Murrumburrah that disruptions to water supply will occur between the hours of 9.00am and 3.30pm on weekdays, starting from Monday 31st October to Friday 11th November, 2016, for the purpose of...

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Media release - Hilltops Promotional Partnership Program

Hilltops Council Administrator Wendy Tuckerman has announced the launch of the Hilltops Promotional Partnership Program, an exciting economic development and tourism collaboration for ...

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Media release - Community forums

Over the past two weeks, Hilltops Council Administrator Wendy Tuckerman and General
Manager Anthony McMahon have held meetings in fifteen communities within the region to exp...

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Media Release - citizen naturalisation ceremony

On 27 July 2016, the Harden community welcomed a new citizen at a ceremony held at the Hilltops Council Harden Chambers.

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Hilltops Council Extraordinary Meeting 10 August 2016

Please be advised that an Extraordinary Meeting of Council will be held on Wednesday, 10 August, 2016 to consider development matters.

The meeting will be held at Hilltops Council, Young Chambers, 189 Boorowa Street, Young, co...

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Pesticide Use Notification

The South West Slopes Noxious Plants Authority will commence broad leaf spraying of African Lovegrass on 2nd August 2016.

Broadleaf weed spraying along roadside on the Burley Griffin Way between the Murrumburrah Cemetery and t...

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Extraordinary Meeting of Hilltops Council

An Extraordinary Meeting of the Hilltops Council will take place on Wednesday, 13 July 2016, to consider Council's Operational Plan and Budget. The meeting will commence at 5.30pm and will be held at the Hilltops Council, Young Chambers, 189 Booro...

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Panel to assist with Harden Piggery applicaton

An Independent Hearing and Assessment Panel (IHAP) will be appointed to assist in the process of assessing the Blantyre Farms piggery Development Application. More information can be found here...

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Rye Park Agreement and Explanatory Note

Click here to view information about the Hilltops Council and Rye Park Renewable Energy Pty Ltd Voluntary Planning Agreement and Explanatory Note.

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Media release - Burrinjuck Dam

WaterNSW is managing translucent releases from Burrinjuck Dam that have been triggered by recent rain and inflows. More information can be found here.

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Sibelco Australia Voluntary Planning Agreement and Explanatory Note

The news item concerning the Sibelco Australia Voluntary Planning Agreement can be downloaded here.

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Hilltops Council 2016 Meeting Dates and Times

The dates and times of the 2016 Hilltops Council meetings can be viewed here.

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Extraordinary Meeting Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Hilltops Council

Please be advised of an Extraordinary Meeting of Council to be held Tuesday, 24 May 2016, commencing at 5.30pm Hilltops Council Harden Chambers, 3 East Street, Harden. Business Papers will be made publicly available at:

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New Hilltops Council Proclaimed

On 12 May 2016, the NSW Government announced the merger of several Councils
across NSW. The announcement included a new Hilltops Council consisting of the
former Harden, Young and Boorowa Councils.

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