Central Desert (Regional Council) - NT

Atitjere ESO Learning new skills

Atitjere ESO Learning new skills

Atitjere ESO helping community and learning new skills.Shannon White, Atitjere community member and our Essential Services Officer has recently joined the Harts Range unit of the Northern Territory Emergency Services (NTES).  Shannon expressed an interest in volunteering for the unit back in July when the new Police Sergeant, Michael Wyatt, decided to restart the dormant unit.Shannon sought approval from...
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15 May 2019
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VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY

VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY

Central Desert Regional Council currently has school holiday volunteering opportunities, based in Yuelamu, Laramba, Ti Tree, Engawala and Atitjere  Indigenous communities.The program runs from 29th June 2019 until 20 July 2019.We offer a full program induction and in community support with our experienced staff, as well as support from our Alice Springs based staff.Your accommodation and travel from...
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03 May 2019
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Centralian Senior College Ti Tree Visit

Centralian Senior College Ti Tree Visit

CENTRALIAN SENIOR COLLEGE VISITS TI TREEAn overcast day in Ti Tree saw 18 Students from the Aboriginal Studies Class and 4 Teaching and Support Staff grace our Central Desert Regional Council office to learn about what it is we do, learn about the services provided to the people of Ti Tree and hear and absorb some of the history that surrounds our perimeter.  The students were lucky enough to engage in...
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02 May 2019
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Laramba Visitor Accommodation

Laramba Visitor Accommodation

Central Desert Regional Council has now opened a new visitor accommodation facility at Laramba.Since its first guest in September 2018, the facility occupancy has been growing steadily and currently is running at near capacity.Both external contractors and CDRC staff have been guests, enjoying the well appointed clean rooms  with the added advantage of saving the 80km round trip to Tilmouth Wells Roadhouse...
Central Desert Regional Council's
29 Apr 2019
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Central Desert News

The Newsletter provides an update on Council and some community activities in the Central Desert Region over the past three months.
Central Desert Regional Council's
19 Mar 2019
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Council congratulates STKIC on funding success

Council congratulates STKIC on funding success

Central Desert Regional Council congratulates Southern Tanami Kurdiji Indigenous Corporation (STKIC) on its funding success to become an independent corporation, a journey of some seven years.  Yuendumu mediator, Robert Robertson commented that “we have to break the cycle we go round in year after year.  Breaking the cycle means we must face the challenges in our lives”.
Central Desert Regional Council's
10 Dec 2018
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Zombie Devastation Strikes Tiny Aboriginal Community

Zombie Devastation Strikes Tiny Aboriginal Community

Central Desert Regional Council’s Youth and Communities Team, in association with ArtBack NT, recently witnessed devastation and destruction caused by a mob of Desert Zombies in Atitjere.  To spite efforts by a band of local council staff, no one was able to prevent the inevitable.  World wide authorities have been alerted.
Central Desert Regional Council's
03 Dec 2018
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The Women of the Central Desert Regional Council

The Women of the Central Desert Regional Council

Some of the many valued female members of the Central Desert Regional Council workforce were recently profiled in LG Focus, a monthly poublication produced by Local Government FOCUS.The full story can be accessed below.
Central Desert Regional Council's
19 Nov 2018
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Council Hands Over Mail Bag to Local Stores

Council Hands Over Mail Bag to Local Stores

Central Desert Regional Council is thrilled that Australia Post has negotiated new providers for themail services in five of the eight communities where it currently delivers services. This means a considerable financial saving for Council, funds can now be directed towards Councilcore business. Full media release attached and available here.
Central Desert Regional Council's
01 Oct 2018
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