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Botanic Garden

Botanic Garden Open Week

A week-long bonanza of events and activities is on offer at the North Coast Regional Botanic Garden from May 22-27.

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Grace Roberts

Grace Roberts Awards

Applications are now open for the 2018 Grace Roberts Community Development Awards.

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Woopi Wow

Woolgoolga Beach Reserve

The next stage of planning for Woolgoolga Beach Reserve is underway and we want you to have your say.

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El Funding

Apply Now for Environmental Levy Funding

Applications are now being invited for the 2018/2019 Environmental Levy Grants Program from community-based organisations and individuals interested in helping to improve or sustain our local environment.

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Submerged

Submerged – Stories of Australia’s Shipwrecks

Mutiny, tragedy, torpedo strikes, cowardice and heroism feature in a fascinating exhibition opening at Coffs Harbour Regional Museum...

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Emerald Beach

Emerald Beach Reserve Consultation – Next Stage

Work on the latest stage of the Emerald Beach Reserve Concept Plan will begin with a Community Information Session...

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Upcoming Events

May
Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery

Opening Night Autumn Selection Regional Gallery

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May
Museum Exhibition

Opening Submerged - Stories of Australia's Shipwrecks

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22-27
BotanicGardenOpenWeek

Botanic Garden Open Week

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May
Workshop

National Simultaneous Storytime

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May
Australia's Biggest Morning Tea

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea

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May
FotG Concert

In The Wild Concert

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Development Approval

Development Applications 

Development Applications

Information on the development approval process in Coffs Harbour.

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DA Tracker 

DA Tracker

Check the progress of your DA, and find out about other submitted and approved DA's.

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Types of Development 

Types of Development

Definitions of types of development.

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Obtaining Approval to Build 

Obtaining Approval to Build

Everything you need to know to help you gain approval to build.

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Building and Development FAQs 

Building and Development FAQs

Find the answers to all your questions.

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Development Applications Near Me 

Development Applications Near Me

Search for and set up alerts for when something new is planned in your area.

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Building and Development Forms 

Building and Development Forms

The forms you need to help you through the development process.

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Section 68 Approvals 

Section 68 Approvals

Information about ancillary works such as connection to Council's water supply or sewer system.

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