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Media Release - Essential Energy: basic safety check12-May-2014

Essential Energy is asking property owners and home handymen to under..


Coonamble Shire offers both opportunity and lifestyle. Bounded on one side by the Warrumbungle National Park, and on the other by the Western plains and Macquarie Marshes, our area offers the perfect combination of a rich history and country living.The shire is part of the NSW State electorate of BARWON and the Federal electorate of PARKES.

Part of the Orana region the Shire comprises the towns of Coonamble and Gulargambone with the village of Quambone. Less than two hours drive by road from Dubbo and six hours from Sydney. There is also a daily service with Countrylink. . Click here for local street maps.

To find out details on local events and activities in Coonamble Shire visit the "What's On" section of our website. 

Search for local organisations and services using the Community Directory or Business Listings. For statistical and profile infomation about Coonamble Shire and surrounding area click here.   
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What's On - View All Events 

Mon 29 Sept - Mon 6 Oct Macquarie River Artist Muster 
Fri 1 August - Tues 30 Sept Coonamble District Business Awards Open 
Fri 3 Oct Coonamble Writers Workshops
Fri 3- Mon 6 Oct Coonamble Greyhound Carnival
Sat 4 Oct Coonamble Bush Poets 
Sat 4 - Sun 5 Oct Macquarie Marshes Open Weekend
Tues 7th Oct — 'Mate Helping Mate' Dinner 
Sun 12 Oct Coonamble Gold Cup  
Fri 17 Oct Naked Poets at Carinda Hall 
Sat 18 - Sun 19 Oct — Coonamble Sewing Workshops
Mon 3 Nov —  FREE Comedy Night 

Looking to Pay your rates?

The next Rates instalment is due on the 31st of August 2014.You can pay your rates in full or by quarterly instalments.  Payment methods include paying in person, BPAY, Direct Deposit or by mail. For further information click here