Optus Telecommunications Tower Installation

Optus Telecommunications Tower Installation
I received this email two days ago and have posted it on the Nymboida Community Website for the communities information. I am writing to notify you of a proposal to install a new Optus telecommunications facility at 451 Glens Creek Road, Nymboida. The proposed telecommunications facility is intended to provide Nymboida with significantly improved mobile ...

The Nymboida RFS AGM – 15 June 6:30PM

The Nymboida RFS AGM - 15 June 6:30PM
The Nymboida RFS AGM has been postponed until Wednesday 15th June at 6:30pm at the Nymboida RFS Shed. RFS recruits urgently needed. Some of our long term brigade members have decided to step down from their positions after many years of donating their time for our community. We wish to take this opportunity to thank ...

Census 2016 Casual Workers wanted

Census 2016 Casual Workers wanted
Just received an email about causal work for 2016 Census Workers in Nymboida. Hello Everyone, For your members info Please feel free to apply for the Vacant positions the ABS is offering to people in your area. Positions for Field Officers (especially with local area knowledge) are being advertised NOW. Go to the ABS website ...

From the Nymboida RFS 1

From the Nymboida RFS
Nymboida RFS asked to put this on the community website, it came via the Dorrigo Plateau Rural Fire Brigades   In the past couple of weeks all the Plateau Brigades, Nymboida Brigade, Forest Corp and National Parks have been involved in fighting fires at Harness Cask and Billys Creek.   It appears both of these fires started ...

Goolang & Blaxland Creek Committee

Goolang & Blaxland Creek Committee
I want to let all residents and landholders of the Goolang/Blaxland Creek that a committee has been set up to deal with all issues ( environmental flow, bridges, power station etc.) of the creek system. We have had contact with Essential Energy and Council and set up a proposed meeting on the 20th Oct (final ...

Northern Rivers Renewable Energy Company – ENOVA 1

Northern Rivers Renewable Energy Company - ENOVA
This looks like an interesting alternate energy company, being setup in the Northern Rivers area to The organisation intends to purchase accredited green power from renewable energy generators, along with the associated renewable energy certificates, and to sell that electricity to customers. It would also buy power from local solar PV units, encouraging the use ...

WWOOFing Visa Changes

WWOOFing Visa Changes
From the ABC’s rural division, an article about changes to WWOOFing visas here Willing Workers on Organic Farms hosts angry with eligibility changes to second Working Holiday visa http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-09-03/changes-second-working-holiday-visa/6742428 Share this:FacebookEmailTwitterMoreReddit

Reunion calls on locals

Reunion calls on locals
Article on the Daily Examiner for a “expat” Nymboida Reunion for the October long weekend at the Nymboida Canoe Centre THE search is underway for former residents of Nymboida as a group of locals and former residents prepare for a reunion on the October long weekend More info in the article here     Share this:FacebookEmailTwitterMoreReddit

Mobile Blackspot coverage update

Mobile Blackspot coverage update
Received this email from Kevin Hogan MP, see the map below. No timeframe mentioned, nor who may supply coverage   I am writing with good news about mobile phone coverage in your area. Recently I announced that the Federal Government is fixing 91 Mobile Phone Blackspots across our community. The investment of more than $8 million ...

Nymboida Canoe Centre Canoe Updates

Nymboida Canoe Centre Canoe Updates
To all volunteers, past and present, We thank you for the amazing work that you have all done. But wait, there’s more…… The Canoe Centre is having a Festival. Check out www.clarencevalleycampovenfestival.com for more information. The inaugural Camp Oven Cook-off Festival will be held on the grounds from 28 to 30 August and we need ...