Media Releases

New releases

Griffith's Late Night Shopping Back For Glow2680

Griffith's Late Night Shopping Back For Glow2680

Thu, 24 Nov 2022 Read more
Council Takes Steps To Reduce Water Level At Lake Wyangan South

Council Takes Steps To Reduce Water Level At Lake Wyangan South

Fri, 18 Nov 2022 Read more
Kick Off Christmas With The Glow2680 Launch And Griffith Rotary Christmas Carnival

Kick Off Christmas With The Glow2680 Launch And Griffith Rotary Christmas Carnival

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 Read more
Council's Christmas Light And Merry Mailbox Competition Back For 2022

Council's Christmas Light And Merry Mailbox Competition Back For 2022

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 Read more

More media releases

    November 2022

  • Get The Perfect Present For The Festive Season At Local Arts & Crafts Exhibition 'objects Of Desire'
    Get The Perfect Present For The Festive Season At Local Arts & Crafts Exhibition 'objects Of Desire'
    Wed, 16 Nov 2022

    Griffith Regional Art Gallery will wrap up its 2022 program with a wonderful celebration to launch Objects of Desire, a local arts, crafts and artisan exhibition focused on handcrafted gifts, on Thursday December 1.

    Read more
  • Exhibition Curation And Watercolours On Offer At Open Sessions
    Exhibition Curation And Watercolours On Offer At Open Sessions
    Tue, 15 Nov 2022

    The last series of Open Sessions for the year are starting back soon at the Griffith Regional Gallery - this time with a focus on exhibition curation and watercolours.

    Read more
  • Mosquito Numbers Set To Rise Following Wet Weather
    Mosquito Numbers Set To Rise Following Wet Weather
    Thu, 03 Nov 2022

    Griffith City Council is urging residents to protect themselves against mosquito bites, with numbers set to rise.

    Read more
  • Griffith Regional Sports Centre Gala Open Day A Huge Success
    Griffith Regional Sports Centre Gala Open Day A Huge Success
    Thu, 03 Nov 2022

    The Griffith Regional Sports Centre Come and Try Gala Open Day on Saturday 29 October has been hailed a success, with around 2,000 people turning out to inspect the amazing new facilities and try their hand at different sports.

    Read more
  • Reminder To All Motorists Parking In Griffith’s Cbd
    Reminder To All Motorists Parking In Griffith’s Cbd
    Wed, 02 Nov 2022

    Heading into the busy festive season, locals are being urged to utilise the three newly named car parks located in Railway Street to help ease congestion in the Griffith CBD.

    Read more

    October 2022

  • Griffith City Council Working To Enact Flood Protocols
    Griffith City Council Working To Enact Flood Protocols
    Fri, 28 Oct 2022

    Griffith City Council is working closely with all relevant agencies to manage the impacts on the drainage system in and around Griffith and the villages in the Griffith Local Government Area (LGA).

    Read more
  • You’ll Be Rolling In The Aisles At Griffith Regional Theatre With The Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase
    You’ll Be Rolling In The Aisles At Griffith Regional Theatre With The Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase
    Thu, 27 Oct 2022

    The Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase Tour will be tearing up the freeways to bring the crème de la crème of the 2021 Festival to Griffith on Saturday 5 November.

    Read more
  • Residents Urged To Remain Calm And Be Kind
    Residents Urged To Remain Calm And Be Kind
    Wed, 26 Oct 2022

    Griffith City Council is asking residents calling the customer service department or dealing with outdoor crews regarding the current flood event to practice kindness.

    Read more
  • Council’s Star Business And Shopper Campaign Is Back
    Council’s Star Business And Shopper Campaign Is Back
    Wed, 26 Oct 2022

    Has your favourite store registered as a Star Business for the Star Shopper competition yet? If they haven’t, ask them why not!

    Read more
  • Community Urged To Take Care Following Heavy Rainfall
    Community Urged To Take Care Following Heavy Rainfall
    Mon, 24 Oct 2022

    Griffith City Council is urging residents to take caution in the wet conditions. Council Utilities crews worked overnight redirecting high volumes of stormwater runoff through the system and will continue to diligently monitor flood waters.

    Read more
  • Lior, One Of Australia’s Most Talented Voices, Live On-stage At Griffith Regional Theatre
    Lior, One Of Australia’s Most Talented Voices, Live On-stage At Griffith Regional Theatre
    Thu, 20 Oct 2022

    Renowned for his beautiful voice, Lior is one of this country’s most successful and respected singer-songwriters, together with emerging artist Domini Forster the two will perform at the Griffith Regional Theatre on Saturday 12 November.

    Read more
  • Who Will You Nominate For Griffith’s Australia Day Awards?
    Who Will You Nominate For Griffith’s Australia Day Awards?
    Wed, 19 Oct 2022

    Griffith residents are being encouraged to nominate a person, community group or an event for the prestigious 2023 Australia Day Awards.

    Read more
  • Piecing Together The Skills Puzzle – Chamber, Council And Rda Riverina Committed To Bespoke Skilled Migration List For Riverina
    Piecing Together The Skills Puzzle – Chamber, Council And Rda Riverina Committed To Bespoke Skilled Migration List For Riverina
    Mon, 17 Oct 2022

    The Griffith Business Chamber, Griffith City Council and Regional Development Australia Riverina today responded to the ABC Four Corners investigation into the current skills shortage, entitled ‘Left to rot – A visit to the town of Griffith tells you everything you need to know about Australia’s worker shortage crisis.’

    Read more
  • We Love Our Westend - Come And Try Day
    We Love Our Westend - Come And Try Day
    Mon, 17 Oct 2022

    Read more
  • Supersized Open Day Planned For ‘our Westend’- New Regional Sports Complex
    Supersized Open Day Planned For ‘our Westend’- New Regional Sports Complex
    Fri, 14 Oct 2022

    Sporting stars will be heading to Griffith this October to celebrate the opening of the newly constructed Griffith Regional Sports Precinct at Westend, thanks to a $50,000 grant from the Regional Sport Events Fund program.

    Read more
  • Community Grants Program Now Open
    Community Grants Program Now Open
    Thu, 13 Oct 2022

    Council’s 2022/23 Community Grants Program will open on Friday 14 October 2022 and will close on Friday 13 January 2023 at 4pm.

    Read more
  • Lake Wyangan Now At Green Alert Level
    Lake Wyangan Now At Green Alert Level
    Thu, 13 Oct 2022

    Griffith City Council wishes to advise that the Blue Green Algae (BGA) alert level at Lake Wyangan is now green.

    Read more
  • Art Gallery Celebrates 30th Anniversary Of National Contemporary Jewellery Award
    Art Gallery Celebrates 30th Anniversary Of National Contemporary Jewellery Award
    Tue, 11 Oct 2022

    Griffith Regional Art Gallery will open its doors on Friday 28 October to celebrate 30 years of its flag ship exhibition – the National Contemporary Jewellery Award (NCJA).

    Read more
  • Council And Murrumbidgee Irrigation Working Together To Monitor Mirrool Creek System
    Council And Murrumbidgee Irrigation Working Together To Monitor Mirrool Creek System
    Tue, 04 Oct 2022

    Griffith City Council is working closely with Murrumbidgee Irrigation to proactively manage the inflows of water through the Mirrool Creek system and the East Mirrool Regulator (EMR) at Yenda.

    Read more
  • Community Musical Set To Return To Griffith Regional Theatre In 2023
    Community Musical Set To Return To Griffith Regional Theatre In 2023
    Tue, 04 Oct 2022

    After a COVID-enforced break, Griffith Regional Theatre is pleased to announce the production of “The Wedding Singer” as its Community Musical for 2023.

    Read more

    September 2022

  • Council Appoints New Sustainable Development Director
    Council Appoints New Sustainable Development Director
    Fri, 30 Sep 2022

    Griffith City Council is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Director, Mr Bruce Gibbs who commenced in the role last week.

    Read more
  • 50m Outdoor Pool Reopens For Summer Season In Griffith
    50m Outdoor Pool Reopens For Summer Season In Griffith
    Fri, 30 Sep 2022

    With the warmer weather just around the corner, Griffith Regional Aquatic Leisure Centre (GRALC) is pleased to announce that the 50 metre pool will reopen on Tuesday 4 October 2022.

    Read more
  • Bell Shakespeare Presents Free Workshop And Scholarship Opportunity
    Bell Shakespeare Presents Free Workshop And Scholarship Opportunity
    Mon, 19 Sep 2022

    Renowned national theatre company Bell Shakespeare is offering high schools students the opportunity to take part in a free workshop and the chance to audition for a fully funded scholarship.

    Read more
  • Council Welcomes New Manager To Griffith Regional Aquatic Leisure Centre
    Council Welcomes New Manager To Griffith Regional Aquatic Leisure Centre
    Fri, 16 Sep 2022

    Griffith City Council has appointed a new Manager at Griffith Regional Aquatic Leisure Centre (GRALC), welcoming Griffith resident Craig Tilston to the role.

    Read more
  • Griffith City Council Reviews Community Engagement Strategy
    Griffith City Council Reviews Community Engagement Strategy
    Fri, 16 Sep 2022

    The Griffith City Council Community Engagement and Communication Strategy is being reviewed to ensure it meets expectations.

    Read more

    August 2022

  • Street Scapes Griffith Transforms The Cbd This Spring
    Street Scapes Griffith Transforms The Cbd This Spring
    Thu, 25 Aug 2022

    Following the overwhelming success of Street Scapes Griffith in 2021, Griffith City Council will be transforming Memorial Gardens and the associated carpark this Spring with Street Scapes 2022!

    Read more
  • Council Congratulates Country Universities Western Riverina
    Council Congratulates Country Universities Western Riverina
    Tue, 23 Aug 2022

    Griffith City Council is congratulating the Country Universities Centre (CUC) Western Riverina on recent data demonstrating the success of the Griffith and Leeton campuses.

    Read more
  • Take A Virtual Tour To Find Out How Our Waste Is Managed
    Take A Virtual Tour To Find Out How Our Waste Is Managed
    Fri, 19 Aug 2022

    Do you know what happens to your rubbish? Now you can take a virtual tour of the Tharbogang Waste Management Centre to find out.

    Read more
  • Prime Minister Albanese Heads To Nsw Food Bowl To Join Telegraph's Bush Summit
    Prime Minister Albanese Heads To Nsw Food Bowl To Join Telegraph's Bush Summit
    Thu, 18 Aug 2022

    Anthony Albanese and other leaders will meet in Griffith on Friday 26 August for the Daily Telegraph's Bush Summit.

    Read more
  • Council To Acknowledge 80 Years Of Women's Land Army
    Council To Acknowledge 80 Years Of Women's Land Army
    Wed, 17 Aug 2022

    On Thursday 25 August 2022 at 12.30pm, a ribbon will be cut and a tree planted to acknowledge the service of the Women’s Land Army during World War 2. Members of the Women’s Land Army or their descendants are invited to attend.

    Read more
  • Funding Successful For Borland Leckie Park
    Funding Successful For Borland Leckie Park
    Mon, 15 Aug 2022

    Read more
  • New Website Shows Off All Aspects Of Theatre
    New Website Shows Off All Aspects Of Theatre
    Fri, 05 Aug 2022

    Read more
  • Council Urges Motorists To Take Care Around Garbage Trucks
    Council Urges Motorists To Take Care Around Garbage Trucks
    Wed, 03 Aug 2022

    Griffith City Council is embarking on a road safety campaign, aimed at urging road users to take care when driving around garbage trucks, particularly in the CBD.

    Read more
Griffith City Council Websites