Victoria Daly Regional Council appoints new CEO

Victoria Daly Regional Council appoints new CEO

Mr. Hylands brings extensive local government and regional council leadership experience to the position, serving as the CEO of West Arnhem Regional Council from 2012 to 2019. Living and working with remote communities for over 25 years, his most recent position was...
Arming NDIS participants with choice and control

Arming NDIS participants with choice and control

The guide was rolled out in Yarralin and Kalkarindji last week, with a free lunch and afternoon tea thrown for participants and family members. The guide walks participants through NDIS journey from the first step of connecting to VDRC’s NDIS Program for supports and...
Council calls for women’s safe house in Timber Creek

Council calls for women’s safe house in Timber Creek

While Council has been fiercely advocating for a women’s safe house in since the Intervention in 2008, an ABC report in August and again last week on the ABC’s Four Corners program, has pushed the issue back into the spotlight. These reports have revealed that...
New defibrillators pump life into Victoria Daly region

New defibrillators pump life into Victoria Daly region

It’s one of the reasons why Victoria Daly Regional Council is rolling out six defibrillators’ (AEDs) across the region. The AEDs will be publicly registered with the PulsePoint AED App, making them searchable and accessible to locals and visitors to VDRC communities....
Nominate your community hero today

Nominate your community hero today

The Citizen of the Year Awards are open for another year, shining a light on the unsung heroes of the Victoria Daly region. There are three award categories for each community: Citizen of the Year Awarded to a person making an extraordinary contribution to the...
Victoria Daly Regional Council elects new Deputy Mayor

Victoria Daly Regional Council elects new Deputy Mayor

Deputy Mayor McTaggart replaces the Councillor for Timber Creek Ward, Shirley Garlett, who served in the position for the past 12 months. McTaggart said he was grateful for the nomination and subsequent election to the position. “I am looking forward to being in the...