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Parkes Shire Council strives to keep the community informed of the latest news and issues affecting the region.
Media releases are regularly distributed to local and regional media outlets, covering a range of topics across all Council operations. For all media enquiries, or to be included in Council’s distribution list, please contact Council’s Communications Officer.
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Parkes Shire Council have partnered with the Parkes and District Netball Association to deliver world class netball courts for McGlynn Park. The project will see […]Read More
Parkes will welcome some of the State’s best junior and senior hockey players in 2018, with Hockey NSW announcing that two of the 2018 Field […]Read More
The legacy of Elvis will forever live on in Parkes, with Council partnering with the Elvis Revival Inc Committee to commission a statue to be […]Read More
Mayor of Parkes Cr Ken Keith expressed his disappointment at the announcement by Essential Energy that they would be closing two depots within the Parkes […]Read More
Parkes Shire Council will fire up its new state-of-the-art roadworks mainstay, with the nation’s first CAT RM500B Road Reclaimer arriving in Parkes today. Previously only […]Read More
With over 25,000 visitors expected to converge on town for the 2018 Parkes Elvis Festival, residents are being encouraged to open their homes as part […]Read More
Parkes Shire Council has been recognised for its commitment to becoming a more responsive, engaging and informative organisation, awarded the RH Dougherty Award for Excellence […]Read More
Parkes Shire Council is set to deliver improved environmental outcomes for all Shire roadsides thanks to a $50,000 grant from Local Government NSW (LGNSW) under […]Read More
Discovery + Diversity + Democracy Residents are invited to learn more about the programs, services and activities Council provides to the community as part of […]Read More