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Caring for Our Country funding

Wednesday 18 April 2012

These include funding for:

Noxious weed inspections

Wednesday 18 April 2012

These inspections will involve the identification of any noxious weeds on your lease and the provision of advice on control and eradication techniques.

Improving aviation safety

Wednesday 18 April 2012

They started settling on Blinky dune in late September and early October. In August 2011 approximately 13Kms of bunting (bird scare flagging) was deployed along the top of Blinky dune to deter Sooty Terns from nesting in the immediate flight path of runway 28 of the Lord Howe Island Aerodrome.

Motorists urged to slow down.

Tuesday 10 April 2012

In late April each year, mutton birds (Wedge-tailed Shearwaters, Flesh-...

Review of Lord Howe Island Governance Arrangements

Thursday 5 April 2012

Call for submissions

The review welcomes submissions from the public. Interested individuals and organisations are invited to consider the terms of reference and provide written submissions addressing the terms of reference by Friday, 18 May 2012.

New Powerhouse ahead of schedule

Friday 16 March 2012

At the September 2011 meeting the Board approved the construction of a new Powerhouse on Portion 230 behind Middle Beach.

Australia's Small Island Forum

Thursday 15 March 2012

Across the globe and especially around the Australian mainland are a series of small island communities who are facing common challenges in terms of their economic, social and environmental futures.  Australia's Small Island Forum will provide a unique...

Board election 2012

Tuesday 17 January 2012

The NSW Electoral Commission has informed the Board that the election for the four elected Board Member positions will be held on Thursday 9th February 2012.

Computer Skills Courses 2012

Tuesday 17 January 2012

The workshops will be initially designed for beginners who wish to learn or brush up on their emailing and web browsing skills with the aim to provide a variety of training programs for various skill levels depending on the level of interest within the community.

Lord Howe Preschool

Tuesday 17 January 2012

The LHI Community Preschool successfully applied for $300,000 funding from the NSW Government to create a preschool. A DA to develop a preschool in the Anglican Church hall was approved by the Board in May 2011.