One-stop enviro shops Eurobodalla’s native plants and animals have been hard hit by summer’s fires and the floods. Even before the fire emergency had finished, people were asking what they could do to help our wildlife.
Devil in the detail on rate support The NSW government’s offer to cover half a year of council rates for properties destroyed by bushfires is creating headaches for south coast councils.
Illegal dumpers back at it Illegal dumpers are at it again. Members of the public and patrolling rangers are finding piles of rubbish at several sites across Eurobodalla, despite severe penalties for those found trashing the shire.
Youth recovery in focus Planning a coordinated response to youth recovery after this summer’s bushfires continues this week.
Out of towners boost rental stock Holiday home owners have responded enthusiastically to a personal plea from Eurobodalla Mayor Liz Innes to consider permanently letting their property to those impacted by bushfire.
Thursday 5 March 2020
Cruise ship Encore for Batemans Bay Now almost a regular, the cruise ship Seabourn Encore will again visit Batemans Bay, this time as its first port of call in a 14-day round trip Australian Cruise.
Tuesday 3 March 2020
Waste deal struck Eurobodalla Council has struck a deal with the NSW government to get bushfire demolition waste off residents’ land.
Numbers up for Clean Up Eurobodalla is a another step closer back to its beautiful self after more than 200 volunteers cleared rubbish from 37 sites across the shire on Sunday.
How the bush springs back After the summer’s devastating bushfires and storms, Eurobodalla Council’s sustainability team wants residents and visitors to step back into nature and watch the bush spring back to life.
Tuesday 25 February 2020
Beach Road safety upgrade A major safety upgrade for Beach Road – between Miller Street and Golf Links Drive, Batemans Bay – is underway.
Clyde clean-up a win for penguins Clyde the penguin is the new face for the fight to protect the region’s waterways. Raising awareness about the impact of litter and weeds on Eurobodalla’s environment and the Snapper Island penguin colony.
Clean-up underway The mammoth job of cleaning up Eurobodalla after this summer’s devastating bushfires is officially underway.
Tuesday 18 February 2020
The Sol-ution for environmental and economic woes? After a summer of devastating bushfires, ensuring economic recovery and reducing environmental impact are both topics of conversation across the shire. Eurobodalla Council’s sustainability coordinator Mark Shorter says setting a solar power target can answer both.
What older drivers need to know The Eurobodalla Classic and Vintage Motor Club is partnering with Eurobodalla Council and Transport NSW to put on a free morning tea and information forum for older drivers.
Clear sightlines to Mogo adventure hub Mogo was devastated in the bushfires. The Adventure Trail Hub will be an important part of the recovery process for the village and for growing Eurobodalla’s visitor economy.