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Australia’s Premier Comedy Roadshow Is Coming Your Way!

Australia’s Premier Comedy Roadshow Is Coming Your Way!

Fri, 24 May 2024 Read more
Master Locksmiths Access Key (mlak) System To Be Reinstated

Master Locksmiths Access Key (mlak) System To Be Reinstated

Wed, 22 May 2024 Read more
Griffith Mayor Calls On Community Leaders To Join The Mission To Help End Homelessness

Griffith Mayor Calls On Community Leaders To Join The Mission To Help End Homelessness

Wed, 22 May 2024 Read more
Griffith City Council’s Director Sustainable Development Resigns

Griffith City Council’s Director Sustainable Development Resigns

Tue, 21 May 2024 Read more

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    May 2024

  • Council Provides An Update Regarding Relocation Of Animals
    Council Provides An Update Regarding Relocation Of Animals
    Thu, 16 May 2024

    Griffith City Council would like to provide an update regarding the relocation of the animals residing at Lake Wyangan.

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  • Council Invites You To A Free Business Workshop: Business Planning & Strategic Thinking
    Council Invites You To A Free Business Workshop: Business Planning & Strategic Thinking
    Thu, 16 May 2024

    Council invites all local businesses to participate in a free Business Planning & Strategic Thinking Workshop.

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  • Griffith City Council Receives Special Rate Variation Determination
    Griffith City Council Receives Special Rate Variation Determination
    Tue, 14 May 2024

    The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) has partially approved Griffith City Council’s Special Rate Variation (SRV) application.

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  • The Tap Pack Conjures Up A Modern Twist To The Cool Classics
    The Tap Pack Conjures Up A Modern Twist To The Cool Classics
    Fri, 10 May 2024

    Following sold-out shows and rave reviews on London’s West End, at Sydney Opera House and around the world, Australia’s hottest tap dance sensation, The Tap Pack is coming to Griffith Regional Theatre on Sunday 2 June 2024.

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  • Highway Of Lost Hearts Hits The Stage
    Highway Of Lost Hearts Hits The Stage
    Thu, 09 May 2024

    Griffith Regional Theatre welcomes Bathurst-based production company Lingua Franca in May with their production of “Highway of Lost Hearts”.

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  • Australian Music Sensation Brad Cox Set To Captivate Live Audiences
    Australian Music Sensation Brad Cox Set To Captivate Live Audiences
    Thu, 09 May 2024

    Australian music sensation Brad Cox is coming to Griffith Regional Theatre on his solo tour, Yarns and Yodels, on Saturday 1 June 2024 at 7.30pm. Fans can look forward to a rich and diverse showcase of Brad's talents, spanning from upbeat country pop to moving piano ballads.

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  • Online Payment System For Rates And Water Expanded
    Online Payment System For Rates And Water Expanded
    Thu, 09 May 2024

    In an effort to make life easier for residents and save funds, Council has expanded its email notification system for rates and water services.

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  • Mid-autumn Stubble Burning Update – Fires Out By 2pm
    Mid-autumn Stubble Burning Update – Fires Out By 2pm
    Thu, 09 May 2024

    Farmers asked to consider the impacts of their crop residue fires on their neighbours and the broader community.

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  • Griffith City Council's Draft Budget For 2024/25 Is Now On Exhibition
    Griffith City Council's Draft Budget For 2024/25 Is Now On Exhibition
    Thu, 09 May 2024

    Griffith City Council has announced the release of its draft Annual Budget for 2024/25, which is now on public exhibition.

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  • Existing Animals And Enclosure To Be Removed From Lake
    Existing Animals And Enclosure To Be Removed From Lake
    Thu, 09 May 2024

    Council has resolved to remove the existing animals and enclosures from Lake Wyangan.

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  • Work To Rejuvenate Memorial Gardens Set To Commence
    Work To Rejuvenate Memorial Gardens Set To Commence
    Thu, 02 May 2024

    Griffith City Council is pleased to announce that work will soon begin on the long-awaited rejuvenation of Memorial Gardens.

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  • Reservoir Refurbishment Works Pave The Way For Mural
    Reservoir Refurbishment Works Pave The Way For Mural
    Thu, 02 May 2024

    Council is pleased to announce the commencement of refurbishment works on the 9ML drinking water reservoir (tank) opposite Pioneer Park.

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  • Catch Griffith City Council At The Riverina Field Days
    Catch Griffith City Council At The Riverina Field Days
    Thu, 02 May 2024

    Are you heading to the Riverina Field Days next weekend? If so, make sure you stop by and say hello to Griffith City Council.

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    April 2024

  • Unforgettable Tribute To Johnny Cash And June Carter
    Unforgettable Tribute To Johnny Cash And June Carter
    Fri, 26 Apr 2024

    If you are a fan of the Man in Black and his amazing partner June Carter, you will not want to miss this show – “Leaving Jackson – The Johnny Cash and June Carter Show” at Griffith Regional Theatre on Friday 17 May.

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  • Innovative Communication Tool Installed At Borland Leckie Playground
    Innovative Communication Tool Installed At Borland Leckie Playground
    Wed, 24 Apr 2024

    A collaborative effort between Griffith City Council and Access Ability Australia has brought a new dimension of inclusivity to Borland Leckie playground.

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  • Council Makes Difficult Decision To Close Animal Enclosure
    Council Makes Difficult Decision To Close Animal Enclosure
    Wed, 24 Apr 2024

    Griffith City Council has made the difficult decision to close the Lake Wyangan animal enclosure following an audit by the Department of Primary Industries (DPI).

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  • Two Sensational Performances - One Magnificent Evening Of Ballet
    Two Sensational Performances - One Magnificent Evening Of Ballet
    Mon, 22 Apr 2024

    Griffith Regional Theatre is excited to be hosting international ballet company the Grand Kyiv Ballet of Ukraine with two delightful ballets - Forest Song & Don Quixote on Thursday 23 May.

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  • Work Has Progressed For The Hanwood Stormwater Pump And Levee Installation
    Work Has Progressed For The Hanwood Stormwater Pump And Levee Installation
    Thu, 18 Apr 2024

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  • Drought Resilience Planning For Western Riverina
    Drought Resilience Planning For Western Riverina
    Thu, 18 Apr 2024

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  • A Friendly Reminder To Burn Stubble Responsibly
    A Friendly Reminder To Burn Stubble Responsibly
    Wed, 17 Apr 2024

    As we embrace the transition into autumn, Griffith City Council urges the rice growers to exercise caution and mindfulness when burning stubble to prepare for the new season.

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  • Jessica Loughlin: Of Light. Incredible Glass Artworks Visiting Gallery
    Jessica Loughlin: Of Light. Incredible Glass Artworks Visiting Gallery
    Wed, 17 Apr 2024

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  • Step Back In Time: The Robertson Brothers Return With A 1960s Variety Tv Spectacular!
    Step Back In Time: The Robertson Brothers Return With A 1960s Variety Tv Spectacular!
    Wed, 17 Apr 2024

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  • Minister For Agriculture Announces Funding For Sheep And Goat Electronic Identification (eid)
    Minister For Agriculture Announces Funding For Sheep And Goat Electronic Identification (eid)
    Tue, 16 Apr 2024

    Minister for Agriculture, Regional NSW and Western NSW, Tara Moriarty stopped by the Griffith Livestock Marketing Centre (Griffith Saleyards) to announce an additional $1.4 million of funding from the NSW Government to support eligible saleyards to prepare for the mandatory roll out of Sheep and Goat electronic identification (eID).

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  • Yoogali Shared Pathway Project Moves Ahead
    Yoogali Shared Pathway Project Moves Ahead
    Tue, 16 Apr 2024

    Residents travelling along Mackay Avenue would have noticed significant progress on the eagerly anticipated shared pathway project, which will seamlessly connect Blumer Avenue to Yoogali.

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  • Council Welcomes Approval Of Designated Area Migration Agreement For Griffith
    Council Welcomes Approval Of Designated Area Migration Agreement For Griffith
    Thu, 11 Apr 2024

    Griffith City Council has welcomed news that the Department of Home Affairs has approved a variation to the Orana Designated Area Migration Agreement (DAMA) to now include Griffith.

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  • Community Garden Upgrade To Don Best Park
    Community Garden Upgrade To Don Best Park
    Thu, 11 Apr 2024

    Griffith City Council announces the commencement of the Don Best Park upgrade, a transformative project in collaboration with Griffith Soroptimists.

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  • Thinking Of Running For Council?
    Thinking Of Running For Council?
    Mon, 08 Apr 2024

    As the NSW Local Government Elections approach in September 2024, aspiring leaders are encouraged to step forward and embrace the opportunity to serve our community by running for Council.

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  • Artspace Announces Its Next Vivid Exhibition, Visual Feasts By Josephine Gibbs
    Artspace Announces Its Next Vivid Exhibition, Visual Feasts By Josephine Gibbs
    Fri, 05 Apr 2024

    ArtSpace at Griffith Regional Theatre is preparing to present its next exhibition – ‘Visual Feasts’ by local artist and visual arts teacher Josephine Gibbs. Visual Feasts will be Ms Gibbs’ first solo exhibition in the Riverina, which she now calls home.

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  • Lake Wyangan Moves Back To Amber Alert
    Lake Wyangan Moves Back To Amber Alert
    Fri, 05 Apr 2024

    Griffith City Council wishes to advise that Lake Wyangan (North) is now on Amber Alert.

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  • New Lighting For Car Parks And Footpaths As Part Of Her Way
    New Lighting For Car Parks And Footpaths As Part Of Her Way
    Thu, 04 Apr 2024

    New lighting will be installed at car parks in the CBD and along footpaths in Griffith to help enhance feelings of safety and inclusivity as part of Council’s ongoing Her Way 2680 project.

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  • Sounds Of Autumn A Night Of Fun For The Whole Family
    Sounds Of Autumn A Night Of Fun For The Whole Family
    Thu, 04 Apr 2024

    Residents from across Griffith and the surrounding area are invited to come together on Friday, 19 April at the Burley Griffin Community Gardens to kick off the new season with ‘Sounds of Autumn’, presented by Griffith’s Youth Advisory Group.

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  • Yambil Street Stage 4 Construction Works Set To Commence
    Yambil Street Stage 4 Construction Works Set To Commence
    Wed, 03 Apr 2024

    Construction works for Yambil Street Stage 4 will commence in mid-April 2024.

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    March 2024

  • Talent And Imagination Collide With Flying Fruit Fly Circus Extravaganza
    Talent And Imagination Collide With Flying Fruit Fly Circus Extravaganza
    Thu, 28 Mar 2024

    The Flying Fruit Fly Circus are thrilled to perform their latest awe-inspiring extravaganza Tempo at Griffith Regional Theatre on Tuesday 9 April 2024.

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  • Enjoy The Iconic Sounds Of The Beach Boys At Griffith Regional Theatre!
    Enjoy The Iconic Sounds Of The Beach Boys At Griffith Regional Theatre!
    Wed, 27 Mar 2024

    Griffith brace yourselves for a wave of nostalgia as The Beach Boys Experience rolls into town, ready to deliver an unforgettable celebration of the iconic sounds that defined an era.

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  • A Morning Of Nostalgic Music Of Wartime Classics At The Theatre
    A Morning Of Nostalgic Music Of Wartime Classics At The Theatre
    Wed, 27 Mar 2024

    Spirit of Anzac is a show of remembrance and heartfelt tributes that will be performed at the Griffith Regional Theatre on Thursday 11 April 2024, as part of their Morning Melodies series.

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  • Griffith City Council Community Grants Program Round 2 Now Open
    Griffith City Council Community Grants Program Round 2 Now Open
    Thu, 21 Mar 2024

    Does your community organisation need funding to help with one-off projects, events and activities?

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  • Public Artwork And Murals To Kick Off For Her Way 2680 Project
    Public Artwork And Murals To Kick Off For Her Way 2680 Project
    Thu, 21 Mar 2024

    The streets of Griffith are set to be transformed as the eagerly awaited Her Way 2680 Project announces the commencement of new public murals this April. Partnering with the celebrated Banna Lane Festival, this initiative promises to infuse the city with creativity and community spirit.

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  • Mosquito-borne Virus Ross River Has Been Detected For The First Time This Season In Griffith
    Mosquito-borne Virus Ross River Has Been Detected For The First Time This Season In Griffith
    Thu, 21 Mar 2024

    Griffith City Council is advising residents and visitors in the area to take precautions to avoid mosquito bites.

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  • Regional Art Gallery Seeks Involvement In Upcoming Community Exhibition: “the Fruits Of Labour”
    Regional Art Gallery Seeks Involvement In Upcoming Community Exhibition: “the Fruits Of Labour”
    Wed, 20 Mar 2024

    Griffith Regional Art Gallery is pleased to announce the theme of its 2024 community art exhibition: "The Fruits of Labour: Celebrating 100 Years of Irrigation Research and the CSIRO".

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  • Griffith Easter Party 2024 Just Around The Corner
    Griffith Easter Party 2024 Just Around The Corner
    Thu, 14 Mar 2024

    Griffith Easter Party is just around the corner, with many of your favourite events scheduled to return this year, ensuring a great weekend for the whole family.

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  • Karting Nsw And Council To Host Kart Masters
    Karting Nsw And Council To Host Kart Masters
    Wed, 13 Mar 2024

    Karting NSW (KNSW) is thrilled to announce a strategic partnership with Griffith City Council to bring the highly anticipated KNSW Kart Masters to Griffith.

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  • Griffith City Library Temporary Closure To Install New Shelving
    Griffith City Library Temporary Closure To Install New Shelving
    Wed, 13 Mar 2024

    Griffith City Library will be closed for refurbishment from Monday 18 March to Friday 22 March 2024 and will reopen on Saturday 23 March at 9am.

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  • Clubgrants Funding Available
    Clubgrants Funding Available
    Fri, 08 Mar 2024

    Local community organisations are encouraged to apply for funding in the next round of the ClubGRANTS program.

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  • Residents Invited To Show Us Your Action Day
    Residents Invited To Show Us Your Action Day
    Tue, 05 Mar 2024

    Griffith Pioneer Park Museum will hold a photography competition for visitors at their annual Action Day event on Friday 29 March 2024.

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    February 2024

  • Bjorn Again Brings Abba Fever To Griffith Regional Theatre!
    Bjorn Again Brings Abba Fever To Griffith Regional Theatre!
    Thu, 29 Feb 2024

    Get ready to dance the night away as Bjorn Again, the world's premier ABBA tribute band, graces the stage of the Griffith Regional Theatre on Saturday 23 March 2024.

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