• 24 December 2019

    24th December 2019

    As we get ready to celebrate Christmas I look back over the year that was and I am again proud of what we have achieved as a Council and community in 2019. Many of our achievements have created the foundations for the ongoing sustainability of the community in the time to come. We…

  • 16 December 2019

    16th December 2019

    As we roll on into the end of the year and begin the Christmas preparations, celebrations, end of year assemblies, Carols by Candlelight and hope for more rain, I am reminded of what a great community we live in.

    After much deliberation, the Draft Rating Policy has been endorsed…

  • 10 October 2019

    10th October 2019

    Dear Litchfield Community Members

    There has been much discussion in the community over the past few weeks about Litchfield’s future rating system. While some members of the community may have told you that Council has already decided on the future rating policy, that’s just not…

  • 11 June 2019

    11th June 2019

    Litchfield Council’s Annual Community Grants Award Night was held last Wed 4 June. The Scheme is an initiative from Council where your recycling efforts go back to our community sporting, cultural, schools and service groups. It is one of the ways Council actively supports community…

  • 28 May 2019

    28th May 2019

    The 2019- 20 Draft Municipal Plan and Budget has been endorsed by Council and is now out for public consultation. The plan is a comprehensive document that maintains a focus on current needs of the community while also looking to the future as we continue to maintain our $499 millon of…

  • 5 April 2019

    5th April 2019

    Yes folks, it’s is on again: the 2019 Annual Community Grants Scheme is now open for applications. Grants of up to $5,000 are available to organisations and community groups for events and projects. The Scheme aims to support community activities which address local needs and strengthen…

  • 1 February 2019

    1st February 2019

    Welcome to 2019 which has already kicked off with a bang.

    Australia Day celebrations once again provided a great family morning with the fun run, Litchfield Awards and of course the very important Citizenship Ceremony. Congratulations to our Citizen of the Year, Pauline Cass, who…