February 2013

Rural Road Name Changes

Date & Time: 
Friday, February 8, 2013 - 5:00pm

Central Darling Shire Council is in the process of reviewing rural road names in the Shire, in particular certain roads with Double Destination Names. The list of proposed road name changes is available at the following locations to allow for the general public to make comment:

Central Darling Shire Council Website (www.centraldarling.nsw.gov.au)

Central Darling Shire Council Chambers, 21 Reid Street, Wilcannia

Menindee Rural Transaction Center, 51 Yartla Street, Menindee

Aboriginal Artists Funding Applications Close

Date & Time: 
Monday, March 18, 2013 - 5:00pm

John Williams the Nationals Member for Murray-Darling today encouraged Indigenous arts organisations and individual artists in the Murray-Darling region to apply for a share of $100,000 in Government funding to help showcase and promote Aboriginal arts.

The funding, through the Aboriginal Regional Arts Fund (ARAF), aims to support projects that promote and celebrate Indigenous arts in rural NSW.

'Funding is available of up to $3,000 for individual artists and $15,000 for organisations.