News and Featured Programs

Lord Howe Island Community Strategic Plan 2019-2029

Friday 8 February 2019

Our community is an important part of who we are on Lord Howe; whether we have been here for generations or have just arrived we are the current caretakers of the island and we need a plan.

Lagoon Foreshore Fitness Trail - Community Questionnaire

Tuesday 18 December 2018

As most people would be aware the Board has received funding from the Stronger Country Community Funds to the value of $93,660 to install fitness/exercise equipment at the Lagoon foreshore and we are seeking your feedback.

Old Powerhouse Site Remediation Plan

Wednesday 5 December 2018

As part of the Round One Stronger Country Communities Fund program (SCCF), the LHIB was successful in being granted $435,000 to remediate the Old Powerhouse Site, following a submission that included detailed concept plans based on initial community consultation.

Community Information Bulletin November 2018

Thursday 22 November 2018

The November 2018 edition of the Lord Howe Island Community Information Bulletin is now available for download. Catch up on all the latest news and project updates from the Lord Howe Island Board.

LHIB Wins Society for Ecological Restoration Australasia Award

Tuesday 6 November 2018

The Lord Howe Island Board is proud to announce that is has won the Society for Ecological Restoration Australasia (SERA) award for Restoration Excellence for large scale projects over 50 hectares, which they shared with the Nature Glenelg Trust Long Swamp.

PFAS Management Program

Friday 5 October 2018

NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) Per- and Poly-Fluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) Strategy

New CEO Appointed to Lord Howe Island Board

Tuesday 19 June 2018

The Office of Local Government today announced that Peter Adams has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer for the Lord Howe Island Board.

Mr Adams has extensive knowledge, skills and experience working in local government over many years.

Community Information Bulletin June 2018

Tuesday 19 June 2018

The June 2018 edition of the Lord Howe Island Community Information Bulletin is now available for download. Catch up on all the latest news and project updates from the Lord Howe Island Board.

Airport Terminal Traffic Operations - Questionnaire

Tuesday 5 June 2018

As the new airport terminal has been operational for a number of months we are seeking your feedback and ideas as to its current operation. The Board is keen to gather your thoughts and ideas on the way traffic is operating so that any required changes can be made along with any longer term future planning that may be considered.

Lord Howe Island Draft Bush Fire Risk Management Plan

Monday 14 May 2018

Your comments are invited on the Lord Howe Island Draft Bush Fire Risk Management Plan, now on public exhibition at the LHI Museum and LHI Board Administration office.