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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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As part of the Parkes Main Street Revitalisation Project, Parkes Shire Council will re-develop lower Clarinda Street between Welcome and Short Streets with footpath upgrades, […]Read More
Twelve local kids have spent the school holidays learning lifesaving skills as part of the first intake of the Outback Lifesavers program held at Parkes […]Read More
The 28th annual Parkes Elvis™ Festival has come to a close after another year of phenomenal performances, show stopping jumpsuits and hip swivelling action. Approximately […]Read More
Parkes Shire students undertaking their first year of full-time university studies in 2020 are encouraged to apply for a Jack Scoble Scholarship. Supported by the […]Read More
Tickets on Sale Now Start the 2020s off with a hip swivelling good time, Parkes Elvis™ Festival returns with a King sized program from Wednesday […]Read More
A group of local residents from Parkes Shire Council’s Sister City, the City of Canada Bay, are sharing the gift of joy this Christmas with […]Read More
Parkes Shire Council is urging rural residents accessing the Shire’s standpipes under the drought response measures, to observe the recommended usage to ensure this vital […]Read More
The Parkes Shire community will now have greater access to open sessions of council through audio recordings of the monthly meetings. Council commenced audio recording […]Read More
Confusion. Frustration. Anger. Frightened. This is how the community described how they felt about the current service delivery arrangements at Parkes Hospital. As a result […]Read More
Parkes Shire Council invites all community members, residents and health professionals in the Parkes region to attend a public meeting on Tuesday 10 December from […]Read More