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Extraordinary Meeting

An extaordinary meeting of Council will be held on Wednesday 29 January 2020...

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Registration of Interest - Water

Council is calling for interested parties to register their interest in obtaining raw water or recycled water for agricultural/irrigation purposes...

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Disaster Revocery

Disaster Recovery

Council is hosting a bushfire recovery meeting on Tuesday, 28 January at 5:30pm in Nana Glen Community Hall...

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Latest News

Sod Turned

$10 Million to Kick-Start Coffs Harbour Airport Enterprise Park

The first sod has been turned to mark the start of construction of the Coffs Harbour Airport Enterprise Park today after the Coalition Government delivered $10 million for the project...

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Australia Day Nominees 2020

Australia Day 2020

The winners of this year's Australia Day Awards will be revealed on Sunday, 26 Jan at the Botanic Garden at 9am. Meet the Nominees…

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Turtle warning

Nesting Turtles Plea for Care

Plea to public to avoid disturbing turtle nests and rare birds on local beaches by keeping dogs and vehicles away...

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Waterwise Competitions


Win Prizes, Save Water!

These games and competitions are on offer for Coffs Harbour City Council residents. 

National Water Week 2018 - 21st - 27th October 

Communities across Australia celebrate National Water Week from 21-27 October in 2018. Water for Me, Water for All encourages each person to think about what they can do to ensure their community has adequate water supplies now and into the future. 

National Competitions for School Students

1) Primary School students can enter a poster colouring competition to be in with the chance to win a $200 prize! Entries close Friday, 16th November. 

Students can choose from 2 different poster designs.

2) Primary and High School Students can enter a short film competition to be in with the chance to win a $200 prize. Entries close Friday, 16th November.

The film must be under 5 minutes in length and respond in part or full to the question: What can we do to make sure there's water for me and water for all?

Both competitions are coordinated nationally by the Australian Water Association (AWA). To select and download a poster, read the guidelines for both competitions and to see instructions on how to submit your competition entry, go to the AWA National Water Week website.