News and Featured Programs

LHI Runway Closures June-July 2015

Friday 15 May 2015

The Lord Howe Island Board are undertaking resurfacing and drainage works at the Lord Howe Island Aerodrome during the months of June, July and August 2015.

LHI Hybrid Renewable Energy Project

Friday 1 May 2015

Findings from the assessment were positive.

Predicted sound levels from the wind turbines are below Draft NSW Wind Farm Guidelines for all properties on the Island. Also, background noise on the Island is high so sounds from the turbines will be effectively masked.

April 2015 Community Bulletin

Friday 1 May 2015

The April 2015 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.

Planning Proposal to amend the LHI Local Environment Plan 2010

Thursday 26 February 2015

In September 2014, the Board considered a Planning Proposal to amend the LHI Local Environmental Plan, 2010 (LEP).

December 2014 Community Bulletin

Friday 16 January 2015

The December 2014 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.

2015 Rat Baiting Schedule

Monday 5 January 2015

The downloadable calendar shows when rat stations will be serviced during 2015. In order to maximise the effectiveness of the control program the Board asks that all residents who place bait do so at the same time as the Board are servicing the stations.

Election of Local Board Members

Sunday 14 December 2014

The election will be managed by the New South Wales Electoral Commission (NSWEC), with a Deputy Returning Officer being appointed from the Board’s staff.

A person may be nominated as a candidate if the person is an Islander and is entitled to be enrolled as an elector for the election.

LHI Airport Runway Upgrade Media Release

Friday 12 December 2014

The Lord Howe Island Board has today confirmed plans to undertake significant re-surfacing and drainage improvements to the Lord Howe Island Airport Runway.

LHI Renewable Energy Postcard

Tuesday 9 December 2014

Work has commenced on the next phase of the implementation of the Road Map.

September Community Bulletin

Monday 29 September 2014

The September 2014 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.