Council has carried out extensive Community Based Heritage Studies for three areas of the Clarence Valley and the Thematic Histories and Final Study Reports are available for download. Coldstream Road, Ulmarra 2462 NSW Ulmarra, Clarence Valley Council , New South Wales , Australia Show Map Ulmarra’s past as a busy 19th century riverport is easily imagined as many significant buildings from the era have been retained and renovated. At the 2006 census, Ulmarra had a population of 446 people. We recognise the Bundjalung, Gumbaynggirr and Yaegl people as the Traditional Owners and Custodians of this local government area. MR. G. Gresham who has been employed continuously by the Ulmarra Municipal Council and Ulmarra Shire Council for over 36 years, and Mr. E. Marshal, who has been employed continuously by the Orara and Ulmarra Shire Councils for almost 24 years, will both retire this month. It was an honour to present NSW Premier’s 2019/2020 Bushfire Citations to members of the Ulmarra and Brooms Head Rural Fire Brigades. Ulmarra. ‘‘He has a very long local government history, and has been general manager for 30 odd years and is currently retired,’’ Cr Brennan said. ‘‘We specifically wanted to bring in an external interim general manager to reduce the disruption and impact of changes within the organisation to our staff who are already doing a lot of projects,’’ Cr Brennan said. The long-awaited visit to the region by federal Water Minister Keith Pitt is only weeks away. They later moved to Lorn and again to North Maitland. To add to the confusion, many of the documents, which should have been tendered as evidence about the implementation of the 1990 Coastal Policy had been the property of the now defunct Ulmarra Shire Council. The first part of carrying out a Heritage study requires a Thematic History. Namoi Shire was a local government area in the North West Slopes region of New South Wales, Australia.. Namoi Shire was proclaimed on 7 March 1906. Council will review this project and hopes to achieve protection for more heritage items and places located in … 1989 – 1990 1 year. Ulmarra Shire Council has a direct interest in ensuring that the Reserve serves the needs of Red Rock residents and visitors to the Shire. Assistant Treasurer Bega Valley Shire Council. A highly recommended setting for morning tea or lunch by the river - the availability of cakes and pastries here is something else. Mr Rayner started his local government career in 1965 when taking on a role as administration officer for Ulmarra Shire Council, where he worked until 1967. Ali Aber appeared before Shepparton Magistrates’ Court via video link from prison, where he... A Shepparton man has been warned he faces jail if caught driving while disqualified again. Mr Rayner started his local government career in 1965 when taking on a role as administration officer for Ulmarra Shire Council, where he worked until 1967. In the lead up to the merger, I was engaged by both Councils to manage the merger process through the public consultation and Boundaries Commission phases and to establish the strategic framework for the new Council. Manager Financial Services Maitland City Council, Australia. The Council was the subject of a voluntary merger with Ulmarra Shire Council on 1 July 2000, forming Pristine Waters Council. Clarence Valley Council received funding from the Office of Environment and Heritage to conduct this study, with a final report due in late 2019. The shire offices were in Maclean. Welcome to Clarence Valley Council's TendersLive service. They took the dog to the vet... Local accommodation providers have experienced a near 100 per cent loss of business after the Victorian Government decided to close its border with Victoria last week. About 12.30am this morning emergency services were called to Edward River Road, Mathoura, about 35km south of Deniliquin, after a Toyota dual cab utility left the road, rolled and crashed... Police are appealing for information after a family dog was shot in Deniliquin at the weekend. On behalf of Ulmarra Shire Council I wish to submit the following submission in respect of the Impacts of National Competition Policy on rural and Regional Australia. Its offices were based in the town of Narrabri.. 1990 – 1993 3 years. The owners of a four-year-old Labrador became concerned after they found a wound on the dog’s left side about 7pm Sunday. Ulmarra is a small town on the south bank of the Clarence River in New South Wales, Australia in the Clarence Valley district. Mayor Norm Brennan said Mr Rayner has an extensive 40-year history in local government, making him the perfect candidate to fill the role for three to six months. The Ulmarra Ferry is a vehicular cable ferry, which crosses the Clarence River from a point about 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) north of Ulmarra, to Southgate on the north bank. Ulmarra overlooks a tranquil stretch of the Clarence, and with its shady trees, water dragons running around and quiet ambiance, it's quite possibly what heaven might be like. It referred back to Ulmarra Shire Council a suggestion for a changed funding basis for future county council works, asking for shire suggestions on how its proposal could be implemented. (5) On 24 January 1963 the Lower Clarence County Council and the Shire of Ulmarra agreed that the responsibility of the management and maintenance of the reticulation works within the parishes of Scope and Wooli Wooli be transferred to the Ulmara Shire. Ulmarra Village Community News. He also held various senior positions at Lithgow City Council from 1969 until 1977 and was then appointed general manager at Greater Lithgow City Council in 1977. ‘‘He is coming for a visit with his wife on Sunday and Monday, before heading back to their current home in Sydney on Tuesday. The former Ulmarra and Nymboida Shire areas comprise the southern part of the Clarence Valley Council local government area, as shown on the maps (Figure 1). Mr McSwain’s last day with council is Friday, April 3. Bega. Download a copy of Council's Statement of Business Ethics which applies to all Tenderers, Contractors, Consultants and Suppliers, as well as the Councillors and Council staff. These studies cover the former Copmanhurst Shire, Grafton City and Maclean Shire areas. Ulmarra is a small town on the south bank of the Clarence River in New South Wales, Australia in the Clarence Valley district. Wayde Prater, 39, pleaded guilty before Shepparton Magistrates’ Court to one count of driving while disqualified when police caught him behind the wheel... A teenager has died in a single-vehicle crash in Mathoura. ‘‘Mr Rayner will then return on the Monday, after Adam McSwain’s last day on Friday, April 3, to take on the interim position as we look to find a permanent general manager.’’. 1987 – 1989 2 years. The mayor was elected by the councillors at the first meeting of the Council. The Pastoral Timesf can confirm that Mr Pitt is scheduling a visit early in the new year. Ulmarra Shire Council Aug 1996 - Jun 2000 3 years 11 months. (1) The area of Pristine Waters was the same as the amalgamated areas of Nymboida and Ulmarra. The town had the distinction of being the smallest local government area of New South Wales until 2000 when it amalgamated with the Nymboida Shire to form Pristine Waters Shire, which later merged with Copmanhurst, Grafton and Maclean Shires to become the Clarence Valley Council. [3], Ulmarra's name comes from an Aboriginal word meaning "Bend in the river".[4]. 1994 – 1999 5 years. John Rayner’s appointment comes just two weeks after Mr McSwain resigned, and less than a week after council appointed a recruitment company. The Local Government Areas Amalgamation Act 1980 saw the amalgamation of Namoi Shire with the Municipality of Narrabri to … TendersLive provides details of tenders, quotations and expressions of interest currently advertised by Council. Bolwarra Shire was a local government area in the Hunter region of New South Wales, Australia.. Bolwarra Shire was proclaimed on 7 March 1906, one of 134 shires created after the passing of the Local Government (Shires) Act 1905.. ‘‘We had half a dozen apply for the interim position, so we went through their resumes and applications, and on Monday, Ash Hall and myself spoke to John Rayner. Pristine Waters replaced the two former Shires as a constituent Council of the Clarence River County Council and the Lower … 1K likes. ‘‘We are pleased to bring in someone with a long history of working with councils and expect his experience in multiple general manager positions will assist him in his new role with Edward River Council.’’. Firstly, thanks for the recent opportunity to address one of the commissioners at Lismore. It was also a pleasure to present NSW RFS Long Service Medals and Clasps to Brooms Head brigade members Andy Holland, Grant Whitley, Bob Moyle and Wayne (Tex) Rae. The Clarence Valley Council area is bounded by the Kyogle Council area and the Richmond Valley Council area in the north, the Coral Sea in the east, Coffs Harbour City and Bellingen Shire in the south, and the Armidale Regional Council area, the Glen Innes Severn Council area and Tenterfield Shire in … The shire offices were originally based in Largs. Map of the town of Grafton New South wales in 1886, by John Sands, The Clarence River, with the Ulmarra Ferry, Ulmarra War Memorial, Coldstream Street, beside the, Geographical Names Board of New South Wales, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Ulmarra,_New_South_Wales&oldid=989939807, Australian Statistical Geography Standard 2016 ID same as Wikidata, Geographic Names Register of NSW same as Wikidata, All Wikipedia articles written in Australian English, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 21 November 2020, at 21:39. In 1937, Namoi Shire absorbed the Municipality of West Narrabri.. The Ulmarra Cemetery is located on 2 hectares of land with additional land for provision of extension when required. During the voluntary process Ulmarra Shire Council and Nymboida Shire Council agreed to merge. The 34 year-old is taking on a role with Bayside City Council in Victoria as director environment, recreation and infrastructure. Ulmarra Shire Council and Nymboida Shire Council became Pristine Waters Council in July 2000. The meeting also decided to call for a consultant's report on the cost-benefit ratio of part of the South Grafton levee work which extends into Nymboida Shire. Maitland. ‘‘We then spoke to our recruitment agent Steve Blacker to advise we were happy with Mr Rayner and wanted him to join our team for the next three to six months while we go through recruitment. Subscribe to the news that matters to you. Harwood Shire was a local government area in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales, Australia.. Harwood Shire was proclaimed on 7 March 1906, one of 134 shires created after the passing of the Local Government (Shires) Act 1905.. The Shire was abolished from 1 January, 1957 and divided between Grafton City Council, Maclean and Ulmarra Shires (6) End notes: (1) NSW Government Gazette 7 March, 1906 p. 1593, 1629 (2) NSW Government Gazette 16 May, 1906 p. 2899, 2905-2906 (3) NSW Government Gazette 24 July, 1912. p. 4623 (4) NSW Government Gazette 29 August, 1930 p. 3448-3449 Mr McSwain said the decision to leave Deniliquin was due to family reasons. Ulmarra Managed Council's water and sewer network as well as managing Council's Asset database. With the highways replacing the river trade in the 20th century, the historic buildings were also bypassed for radical redevelopment, and now heritage tourism is an important part of the town’s economy. A 24-year old Shepparton man will undergo a mental health assessment before being sentenced for offences including drug possession, assault and affray. This took effect following the proclamation of the agreement on 10 July 1964. Under the . Mr Rayner transferred to Sutherland Shire Council in January 1982 and was general manager there until September 2015 when he retired. Since his retirement, he has been a consultant for various councils, and was administrator for Georges River Council during May 2016 until September 2017. Section 94 funds amounting to $860,000 from developers, have sat untouched since a 1995 Ulmarra Shire Council plan to upgrade the far northern beaches village was approved. Restrict phone calls during flood periods: The need to restrict telephone business in and out in the Ulmarra area to urgent calls during flood periods was stressed at yesterdayas meeting of Ulmarra Shire Council. [2], The town had the distinction of being the smallest local government area of New South Wales until 2000 when it amalgamated with the Nymboida Shire to form Pristine Waters Shire, which later merged with Copmanhurst, Grafton and Maclean Shires to become the Clarence Valley Council. This rural setting is located approx 5 kilometres from the town of Ulmarra and is one of Councils more historical cemeteries with large family portions. Queanbeyan. At the time of dissolution, Urana Shire Council was composed of nine councillors elected proportionally as three separate wards, each electing three councillors. Senior Accounting Officer Yarrowlumla Shire Council. From 1967 until 1969 he was the senior administration officer at Mudgee Municipal Council. Other towns and villages in the shire included Angourie, Ashby, Iluka, Lawrence and Yamba. 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