Coonamble Shire offers both opportunity and lifestyle.


Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal

Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal :-To provide funding for not-for-profit organisations in small rural, regional and remote Australian communities to support projects that focus on; building and developing community and organisational resilience and capacity; enhancing environmental sustainability; fostering cultural vibrancy; encouraging education and training; economic strength; and improving health and social well being. Applications 28 March 2018

Posted 23-Mar-2018

Stronger Country Communities Fund Community Project Application

Stronger Country Communities Fund Community Project Application Stronger Country Communities Fund Community Project Application (555 KB)

The NSW Government has released Round 2 of the Stronger Country Communities Fund (SCCF). This Round has increased focus on sporting infrastructure and expanded the scope on eligible projects that include street beautification and 'place making' activities, as well as community amenity projects that help boost the liveablity of our local community. Proposed community projects must be submitted to Council no later that 4.00pm Friday 6 April 2018 for eligibilty assessment at the April Council Meeting

Posted 23-Mar-2018

Coonamble Shire Council By Election 5 May 2018

The official notice of

Coonamble Shire Council By Election 5 May 2018 Coonamble Shire Council By Election 5 May 2018 (238 KB)

Posted 27-Feb-2018

B ounded on one side by the Warrumbungle National Park, and on the other by the Western Plains and Macquarie Marshes, our area offers the perfect combination of a rich history and country living. The shire is part of the NSW State electorate of BARWON and the Federal electorate of PARKES.

Part of the Orana region the shire comprises the towns of Coonamble and Gulargambone with the village of Quambone. Less than two hours drive by road from Dubbo and six hours from Sydney. There is also a daily service with Countrylink.
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To find out details on local events and activities in Coonamble Shire visit the  "What's On" section of our website. 

Search for local organisations and services using the  Community Directory  or Business Listings. For statistical and profile information about Coonamble Shire and surrounding area click here.

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What's On

05-Apr-2018 to 08-Apr-2018 Pave the Way to Gular Arts Festival
21-Apr-2018 to 21-Apr-2018 Coonamble Market Day
7-Apr-2018 to 7-Apr-2018 Royal Far West Auction

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Looking to pay your rates?

$ Rates instalments are due on the 31 August 2017, 30 November 2017, 28 February 2018 and 31 May 2018 . You can pay your rates in full or by quarterly instalments.  Payment methods include paying in person, BPAY, Direct Deposit or by mail.

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