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Online DAs only from January 1

The NSW Government has mandated that all Development Applications lodged with us must be through the NSW Online Planning Portal from 1 January 2021 ...

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Swim Between The Flags

Swim Between The Flags

Stay safe at the beach this summer by swimming between the red and yellow flags at patrolled beaches...

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Disaster Dashboard

Local Emergencies Disaster Dashboard

Council has a Disaster Dashboard to help you prepare for, cope and recover from any local emergency...

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Live music in City Square extended through March

The Live and Local music series will continue throughout March with musicians scheduled every Wednesday at 10.30am in City Square...

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Construction to Begin on Cultural and Civic Space

Building work on the Cultural and Civic Space is scheduled to start in April following approval of the tender for the construction phase of the project...

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New Cultural and Civic Space

Take a Fly Through Coffs Harbour’s New Cultural and Civic Space

This fly-through video explores the design of Coffs Harbour’s new Cultural and Civic Space project, focusing on the different levels inside of the building...

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Coffs Harbour Local Government Area

​​​​​​​​​​​​The Coffs Harbour City Council Local Government Area encompasses 1174 km² since the inclusion of Red Rock, Corindi Beach and Upper Corindi in 2004.

The Coffs Harbour LGA includes:

  • 32,383 rateable properties

  • 968 km of Council roads

  • around 140 km of footpaths and cycleways 

  • around 2,500 ha of reserves, parks and sporting fields

  • has a population of approximately 76,550; and 

  • 78.8 km of coastline.

The LGA is made up of many beachside and inland localities, villages, towns and suburbs. These are Arrawarra, Arrawarra Headland, Barcoongere, Boambee, Boambee East, Bonville, Brooklana, Bucca, Bundagen, Coffs Harbour, Coramba, Corindi Beach, Dirty Creek, Emerald Beach, Halfway Creek, Karangi, Korora, Lowanna, Moonee Beach, Mullaway, Nana Glen, North Boambee Valley, Red Rock, Safety Beach, Sandy Beach, Sapphire Beach, Sawtell, Sherwood, Toormina, Ulong, Upper Corindi, Upper Orara and Woolgoolga.