Seventy-nine days of no new cases

The Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) reached 79 days of no new Covid-19 cases on Thursday (yesterday).

Restrictions easing in time for Christmas

Jake Jones, Charlotte Boss and Caitlin Ross at the Batlow Gather festival this month. Restrictions on public and private gatherings due...

Aussie beer teams up with GIVIT to help local communities

GIVIT Regional Manager for South-East NSW and ACT Caroline Odgers, Adelong Hens Shed member Marlene Pearce, GIVIT NSW Manager Scott Barrett...

Council committees overhauled

Last week’s ordinary meeting of the Snowy Valleys Council launched a new era for its Section 355 Committees, returning the classification to its proper legal use.

Batlow Cocktail Party raises thousands for local initiatives

Tickets quickly sold out last week for Saturday night’s inaugural ‘Do It For Batlow’ cocktail party fundraiser. The Batlow Hotel’s outdoor area was full to its Covid-capacity with 82 locals and friends pulling out their finest frocks for an evening under the stars.

Adelong gathering proves a hit

Gather Adelong, one of a series of events put on by Snowy Valleys Council to get communities back together, was a success on Friday afternoon, with roughly 250 people in attendance.

Batlow Men’s Shed has a site, now requires funding

A map of the Cannery site showing the area where the Rotary Club wishes to lease.Snowy Valleys...

SVC join climate change program

Snowy Valleys Council voted last Thursday to join a climate change program.Snowy Valleys Council has voted to...

Concern over Riverwalk development

While the council’s roster of committees has been shortened significantly by changes made last week to the list of approved Section 355 Committees, two other committees - both proposed by Councillor Geoff Pritchard - are in the process of being formed.

Valmar clients thrive at accessible Adelong Pool

The Adelong Community Aquatic Centre has been popular with residents across the Snowy Valleys region. Last July, a project to better regulate the temperature at the pool was completed, at a cost of $78,945. Valmar Support Services staff and clients say the pool has been improving their quality of life and outdoor programs.