Media Releases

Keep up to date with the latest news and important announcements from Murrumbidgee Council.

Find the latest media releases here:

November 2019

Free Escape the Drought events for the whole community

Nominate a local hero for an Australia Day award

Council drop-in sessions on flooding 

Get involved in managing Darlington Point's flood risk

Get ready for summer - your local pools are opening!

October 2019

Have your say on Murrumbidgee Council's draft Community Participation Plan

September 2019

Murrumbidgee Council welcomes new citizens

Another successful Monash dinner

Murrumbidgee Councillors re-elect Cr Ruth McRae as Mayor and Cr Robert Black as Deputy Mayor

Darlington Point Spring Festival a great success

Have your child car seat checked for safety at Darlington Point

Apply now for the Murrumbidgee Council Scholarship at Charles Sturt University

Have your say on Murrumbidgee Council's draft Shipping Container policy

August 2019

Hay Road temporarily closed at Darlington Point

Murrumbidgee Council joins Doors on Scores hygiene program

July 2019

Darlington Point boat ramp gets the green light

Monash Dinner and Oration and Monash Education bursary

Vote now to capture Jerilderie's extraordinary history

Celebrate Local Government Week with Murrumbidgee Council

Does your community organisation have a large project in mind? Stronger Country Communities Fund.

Murrumbidgee Council thanks Dr Ismail and welcomes Dr Assem

Have your say on Murrumbidgee Council's draft Economic Development Strategy

June 2019

$4.2 million to be spent on Murrumibidgee Council's Roads in 2019/20

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Welcome to Darlington Point's newest citizen

December 2018

Look Out  Before  You Step Out

September 2018

New Kidman Way Touring Guide

Minister David Elliott to deliver Jerilderie's Monash Oration

New General Manager Appointed

March 2018

Rock 'N' Rolling' Seniors

International Womens Day comes to Murrumbidgee

January 2018

Councillor Evans Officially Resigns

December 2017

Murrumbidgee Promotes Local Business Capabilty

Council Supports Riverina Redneck Rally

Stronger Communities Fund Update

November 2017

Darlington Point Water Quality Update

Australia Day Nominations Sought

Coleambally Streetscape Master Plan 

Big Solar Opportunities for Small Business

New Bus Bay Set to Alleviate Safety Concerns

October 2017

Jerilderie Shines in Spring

Darlington Point Positioning to Grab a Bigger Share of Tourism Dollars

Sir John Monash Dinner & Lecture   Bio Guest Speaker Ashley Ekins

The Articulate Pear Appointed Following Merit-Based, Competitive Evaluation

Wide Area Network Complete

September 2017

 New-look Website for Murrumbidgee Council

 Stronger Country Communities Fund 

 Darlington Spring Festival 

 New Councillors Announced 

 Equipment for Jerilderie Tidy Towns Committee

Darlington Point Water Review Update


Related Pages


Priority Project Register

Recent announcements by NSW State Government indicate more opportunities for investment in significant community infrastructure projects are opening up.


Media release - Murrumbidgee Council's 2019/20 Budget

Murrumbidgee Council has adopted its 2019/20 Operational Plan.


Media Release - Welcome to Darlington Point's Newest Citizen


Media release - Have your say on Murrumbidgee Council's Economic Development Strategy

Murrumbidgee Council's draft Economic Development Strategy is on public exhibition.


Murrumbidgee Council thanks Dr Ismail and welcomes Dr Assem

Murrumbidgee Council has thanked the highly popular Dr Ismail Alhejaj who has officially finished up with the Jerilderie Medical Centre and handed the reins over to Dr Assem Swaid.


Celebrate Local Government Week with Murrumbidgee Council

Murrumbidgee Council is inviting the community to join Councillors for 'Cuppa with a Councillor' as part of the Local Government Week celebrations.


Vote now to capture Jerilderie's extraordinary history

Vote now to capture Jerilderie's extraordinary history when Ned Kelly asked 12 year old John Monash to hold his horse for a shilling.