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Welcome to Broken Hill City Council

Broken Hill will be a safe, vibrant, prosperous and culturally rich city achieved through community leadership and sustainable management. Council will provide responsive community leadership and high quality services in a sustainable manner to maintain and enhance Broken Hill’s lifestyle.

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Paul Bartlett Builders and Council at Apex Park
27 September 2016

Kids will soon be able to enjoy all new play equipment at the Apex Park, with a significant upgrade currently...

26 September 2016

Broken Hill residents with a disability, along with their carers and supporters, are...

Brad Cooper talking to a group of school chirlden
21 September 2016

After selling out Saturday night's Arias in the Outback show, world-renowned tenor Brad...

New Mayor Darriea Turley with former mayor Wincen Cuy
16 September 2016

Broken Hill City Council wishes to congratulate new Mayor Darriea Turley, along with new and returning...

New play equipment for Apex Park

Paul Bartlett Builders and Council at Apex Park

Kids will soon be able to enjoy all new play equipment at the Apex Park, with a significant upgrade currently underway.

The $45,000 rejuvenation will see the park's old equipment removed and replaced with new Moduplay structures.

The park will receive a new slide plus climbing equipment and a multi-purpose swing set, along with new woodchips at the equipment's base to soften any falls.

New Council welcomed

New Mayor Darriea Turley with former mayor Wincen Cuy

Broken Hill City Council wishes to congratulate new Mayor Darriea Turley, along with new and returning Councillors on their success at the recent election.

The final count of Councillor votes was completed at around 12.30pm today, officially drawing the local election to a close.

In the Mayoral race, Country Labor's Cr Turley recorded a tight win over independent candidate Dave Gallagher, with fellow independent Tom Kennedy finishing third.

Preparations underway for October events

Civic Centre sign

With less than a month until the first major event at the new Civic Centre, Council has started ramping up preparations for guests.

The Civic Centre's main auditorium and stage are set to be completed by the end of September, and Council will complement this main function area with marquees, portable bathrooms, and other amenities around the Centre plaza as other works continue.

Far West Initiative consultations this month

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Communities and councils across Far Western NSW are being encouraged to attend community consultation sessions to discuss the future of local government in the region, Minister for Local Government Paul Toole said today.

Mr Toole said the full details of the public consultation sessions have now been released.

“Input of Far West residents will play a vital role in determining the future of local government in the region,” Mr Toole said.

Music under the stars at Arias in the Outback

Clarissa Spata headshot

Music lovers will be treated to a superb show under the stars on Saturday night as Council and the Silverton Hotel host Arias in the Outback.

The night will be headlined by national and international performers Brad Cooper (Tenor) and Clarissa Spata (Soprano) accompanied by renowned pianist Michael Curtain.

The trio will showcase a range of favourites from opera and musical theatre as the audience enjoys a two-course meal and a few drinks in a relaxed Silverton setting.

FUELCHECK: THE CHEAPEST PETROL PRICES AT YOUR FINGERTIPS

Fuel gauge reading nearly empty

Motorists in Barwon will now be able to find the cheapest petrol at every service station in NSW thanks to the state-government’s new initiative, FuelCheck.

Kevin Humphries MP, Member for Barwon said FuelCheck is the first service of its kind in Australia and will change the way drivers buy petrol by providing accurate, real-time fuel price information at every service station across NSW. It will be accessible on any device connected to the internet, including smartphones, tablets, desktop computers and laptops.

Upcoming Events

Baby Bounce

Baby Bounce is a fun mix of songs, nursery rhymes, actions and...

28 September 2016

Fun for young and old. All rides gold coin donation.

29 September 2016

Critical Stages is bringing the play Hooting and Howling to...