Victoria Daly Regional Council says goodbye to CouncilBiz

Victoria Daly Regional Council says goodbye to CouncilBiz

In the letter, Paech said that VDRC’s new cloud-based software packages – which have been fully operational since 1 April 2022 – were sufficient for Council’s operational and reporting requirements, and capable and robust enough to stand alone. VDRC submitted a...
EON Foundation digs into new Kalkarindji project

EON Foundation digs into new Kalkarindji project

Getting fresh produce into remote regions is a tricky and expensive task. So much so that if the fruit and veggies do arrive, there’s often not enough of it, the quality isn’t great, and it can cost up to 50 per cent more than it would in urban areas.   This has...
Timber Creek Festival a celebration of strong communities

Timber Creek Festival a celebration of strong communities

Held in the town’s sport and recreation hall, local businesses and community organisations set up market stalls; live music played throughout the day; TEABBA Radio broadcasted live from the festival; and an inflatable water slide entertained the kids for hours on end....
Lingara flicks the switch on mobile and internet coverage

Lingara flicks the switch on mobile and internet coverage

On Friday night, community members gathered in the streets to welcome phone and internet service for the first time in Lingara. The small cell will deliver internet and phone reception coverage across a 5 km radius in the community. Located 30kms from Yarralin, the...
Crowds gather to strike gold in Pine Creek

Crowds gather to strike gold in Pine Creek

With the 2021 event cancelled due to COVID-19, the community welcomed visitors from across the country to the historic gold mining town. A community photography and art exhibition kicked off the weekend on 1 July at the Station Masters House, showcasing the creativity...
Victoria Daly 2022-23 Regional Plan given the go-ahead

Victoria Daly 2022-23 Regional Plan given the go-ahead

Declared rates and charges for the 2022-23 financial year are also included in the report.   Major investments across the region include: $2.292 million to upgrade the Timber Creek and Pine Creek waste management facilities for the construction of waste transfer...
The people behind Victoria Daly: Kathryn from Pine Creek

The people behind Victoria Daly: Kathryn from Pine Creek

The feeling of a small town and strong community is something Kathryn has always been drawn to. And so, when she came to Pine Creek in 2013, she was immediately attached. As she describes, it’s the kind of place where everyone says hello, and if something goes wrong,...