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Tidy Towns Awards 2022

Mataranka Wins Resource Recovery Award

Mataranka has taken out the Resource Recovery Award at the 2022 Territory Sustainable Communities Tidy Towns Awards held in Darwin on Friday night.

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Mataranka Library

Mataranka Library closed or refurbishment

The Mataranka Library is currently closed for refurbishment works. These works are expected to be completed on Monday 19 December 2022.

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LGANT Long Service Awards

Long Service Awards Presented to Elected Members

Roper Gulf Regional Council wishes to congratulate its elected members who were presented with Long Service Awards at the Local Government Association of the Northern Territory (LGANT) Annual General Meeting last week.

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'Our Barunga Dogs' Wins ALIA NT Regional & Remote Merit Award

Roper Gulf Regional Council is extremely proud to announce that 'Our Barunga Dogs' won the ALIA NT Regional & Remote Merit Award for 2022! The creation of this book is part of the Deadly Dogs Storytelling Project which is run by Council and delivered by StoryProjects.

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NIES Darwin

Council Staff Attend National Indigenous Empowerment Summit

Last week we had 6 staff members from Roper Gulf Regional Council attend the National Indigenous Empowerment Summit (NIES) in Darwin. The conference focus was on harnessing the potential of the Indigenous community for continued prosperity and growth.

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Grader Training in Borroloola

Grader Training in Borroloola Offering Huge Benefits for the Region

Grader training was provided in Borroloola by the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education to compliment the Certificate III Civil Construction certificate.

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David and Cindy standing outside at Katherine Office

Roper Gulf Appoints Two General Manager Positions

Roper Gulf Regional Council is pleased to announce the appointment of David Hurst as General Manager Council Services and Community Engagement and Cindy Haddow as General Manager Corporate Services and Sustainability.

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Shitbox Rally Flyer

Shitbox Rally, Raising Money for Cancer Research

There's going to be a bit of a traffic in the Roper Gulf region next week as the Shitbox Rally makes its way through the Top End.

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Jilkminggan COTY Awards

Nominations for Citizen of the Year Awards Are Open

The Citizen of the Year Awards are a great opportunity to recognise and celebrate outstanding members of your community or township. Nominations are now open for the Roper Gulf region.

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All Staff Teams Meeting a Success

Today, for the first time in our Council's history, we held a virtual Teams meeting with the whole organisation.

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