Ten years on…

31 January 2018

…and we continue bringing improvements to remote Aboriginal communities in Central Australia. Later this year marks the ten year anniversary since our residents were introduced into the national community of local governments as the MacDonnell Regional Council.

Before the introduction of the Shires, remote living Territorians were not engaged in the third level of government. Following initial stabilising steps MacDonnell Regional Council is demonstrating the benefits of inclusive governance despite its limited resources and the tyranny of distance.

Open January issue of MacNews as a PDF

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Make your voice heard

Make your voice heard

Barkly Regional Council is calling for nominations for Arlparra (Utopia) Local Authority
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Mayor Column Out Now

Mayor Column Out Now

Find out the latest on Council with the Mayor's January column
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Lake Mary Ann Survey

Lake Mary Ann Survey

Finish our survey on facilities out at Lake Mary Ann
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Free bus transfers to the dam

Free bus transfers to the dam

A 12-seater Tennant Creek Transport Bus will take people to the Australia Day activities out at Lake Mary Ann.
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Raft Race Australia Day 2018

Raft Race Australia Day 2018

The raft race will be on ... so get those teams ready now
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Dob in a Dumper Campaign

Dob in a Dumper Campaign

Residents are being urged by Council to dob in individuals or companies who illegally dump rubbish around town.
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Triathlon Moved to Town

Triathlon Moved to Town

The Australia Day 2018 Triathlon will now start from the Tennant Creek Swimming Pool.
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Australia Day Ambassador Announced

Australia Day Ambassador Announced

Footpath Library's founder Sarah Garnett will be Tennant's Australia Day Ambassador
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