Stay in Touch with Your Council - New App for Tenterfield Shire

Thursday 18 July 2019

Council is pleased to announce the launch of the new Tenterfield Shire Council app.

Stay up to date with information about your Region, Services and Facilities, Road Updates etc.

Have Your Say and receive Emergency Alerts on your mobile phone or tablet. Available to download free from the App Store or Google Play Store.

Your Local News

Wednesday 17 July 2019

Your Local News is a fortnightly Newsletter that is designed by Tenterfield Shire Council and is delivered through Australia Post to all of Tenterfield Shire Council residents. If you are not recieving Your Local News brochure each fortnight, please notify Council's Admin & Web Assistant, Mrs Julie Marr on 02 6736 6000.

Application for Appointment of Statutory Land Manager Board Members - Tenterfield Showground Land Manager

Monday 15 July 2019


Ever wondered who is responsible for keeping Crown reserves operating?

Updating the Search for Water for Tenterfield - 5 July 2019

Friday 5 July 2019

Council facilitated a virtual (Skype) meeting today with representatives from multiple specialist private companies and government agencies to discuss drilling for water and how to step through the extremely complex process.

Media Release - Council has Not Dropped the Ball on Bridges - 5 July 2019

Friday 5 July 2019

Although the current drought and increasing water dilemma has taken the focus off the issues relating to Council’s aging timber bridge infrastructure, the community can be assured that works have been continuing and Council’s bridge crews, engineering staff and contractors have been steadily working through this imposing task.

Request for Expressions of Interest - Lease of Lot 1 DP 390204 Adjacent Treatment Works

Wednesday 3 July 2019

CALLING FOR expressions of interest for the 3 year Grazing Lease of Lot 1 DP 390204, adjacent Treatment Works, Tenterfield (23 hectares).  Submission guidelines are available...

Main Street Gardens Receiving a Facelift - Dry Weather Opportunity

Wednesday 3 July 2019

In 2015 Tenterfield’s main street underwent an extensive upgrade in line with the Main Street Master Plan.  This included extensive works to the gardens in the town square (Bruxner Park).

Tenterfield Town Water Update - 26 June 2019

Wednesday 26 June 2019

Much has happened since our last update of 21 May 2019. Council again thanks the public for lowering water use. Every saving counts.

The dam level has dropped from 35% to 33% in that time, despite input from the Shirley Park bore and little evaporation.

Closure of Target in Tenterfield

Wednesday 26 June 2019

With the announcement of the closure of the Target Store in Tenterfield on 24 August 2019, Mayor Peter Petty expressed his concern at the loss of not only a necessary shopping facility for town residents, but also the loss of 11 jobs and income to the town at a time when drought conditions are severely affecting local business.

Local Heritage Places Fund 2019-20 – Applications Open

Wednesday 26 June 2019

A local Heritage Places Fund has been established by Tenterfield Shire Council with matching funds from the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage. The aim of the fund is to encourage as much positive work on heritage items in the area as possible.