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In response to community requests, Council proposes to include the following additional heritage items in the Tenterfield Local Environmental Plan 2013:

  • Pin Oak Avenue Plantings, Cowper Street/Bruxner Highway and Clarence Street, Tenterfield
  • Willsons Downfall Cemetery
  • Timbarra Survey Marker Tree
  • Residence 92 Duncan Street Tenterfield,
  • ‘Trenayr’ Farm Complex and Tobacco Barns, Mole River
  • St John the Baptist Church Liston
  • All Saints Church, Torrington.

The Planning Proposal information is on public exhibition from 5 July 2021 to 21 July 2021 on Council’s website and Council is delegated as the local plan making authority for this Planning Proposal. View Planning Proposal Here

If you wish to make a submission to Council,  submissions should be to the Chief Executive, Tenterfield Shire Council via e mail to or in writing to PO Box 214, Tenterfield NSW 2372, and must be received by 4pm on 21 July 2021.

If you have any enquiries please contact Tamai Davidson on 02 6736 6000 or email