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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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Cultural and Civic Space interior design

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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Plants and Animals

Native animal information 

Native Animals

The Coffs Harbour area is fortunate in having a diverse range of native animals, including many that are rare and endangered.

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Information on pest animals 

Pest Animals

Find out more about pest animals in the Coffs Harbour LGA.

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Injured wildlife 

Injured Wildlife

Find out what to do if you come across injured wildlife.

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Threatened plants 

Threatened Plants

Coffs Harbour City Council has prepared a range of maps and information about threatened plants in our LGA.

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Infomration on the control of weeds​ 


Find out what Council and other agencies do to manage weeds in the Coffs Harbour LGA.

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Tree frequently asked questions​ 

Tree FAQs

Information on what to do about dangerous or fallen trees, removing trees or native vegetation and tree disputes with neighbours.

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