City of Wodonga - Archive (headline news)

2019
27
May
2019
Wodonga Council hosted another successful Wodonga Volunteers Fair on Saturday where we crowned this year's winners. This year we renamed the Individual Volunteer of the Year award in honour of Bryan Watson. The Bryan Watson Award was sponsored ...
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24
May
2019
A pair of wandering wombats have found a home in High St as part of the reconstruction works. The Parent and Baby wombat watch over the pedestrian crossing near Sesame Lane and were specially commissioned to complement the echidnas that feature in...
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22
May
2019
The sound of maracas filled Wodonga Library this morning for National Simultaneous Storytime. Wodonga Deputy Mayor Cr Kat Bennett lead a special gathering where she read this year's book Alpacas with Maracas written and illustrated by Matt Cosgrov...
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15
May
2019
The countdown is on to the Wodonga Volunteers Fair on Saturday, May 25. It's a day to thank our hard-working volunteers for the great contribution they make to our city. There will be plenty of food, live music, information stalls and the annou...
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18
April
2019
Wodonga Mayor Cr Anna Speedie has welcomed the $10 million confirmed funding from the Australian Government for Baranduda Fields. The funding boost will see the project break ground this year. The first stage will include three soccer pitches, ...
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18
April
2019
The mighty Murray River and other elements of the twin cities feature proudly on a large mural destined for Wodonga's central business district. Wodonga Council engaged local Aboriginal artist Tamara Murray to lead the design for the mural while w...
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01
April
2019
Work is well under way on the refurbishment of the ground floor of Wodonga Council's Hovell St offices, which includes a new lift to make the building more accessible and safer for staff and visitors. About 60 per cent of the demolition works have...
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28
March
2019
Impressive was the word Peter Richardson used to describe the city’s new green space named in honour of his family, in particular his late grandfather Robert Richardson. Wodonga Mayor Cr Anna Speedie will be joined by Senator Jane Hume and members...
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07
March
2019
"What happened?", or "are you sunburnt?" these are some of the questions Carly Findlay is asked by strangers before they even greet her with hello. Therefore, it is quite fitting that the title of her recently published memoir is titled, Say Hello...
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05
March
2019
The first plans for the library gallery development have been released. The building complements the surrounding precinct and uses environmentally sustainable design. The two-storey building features an upgraded library space, two gallery rooms...
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10
January
2019
Monday marks the start of the final stage of city heart roadworks with the reconstruction of High St, from Banovic Lane to Lawrence St. The road will be closed to vehicular traffic from Monday with a turnaround installed at the Elgin Boulevard end...
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2018
28
November
2018
Due to refurbishment works at the council offices, the council’s Customer Service centre will be relocated to 194B High St, next to the post office, from Monday, December 3, 2018. The Hovell St offices will be closed to the public and all customer...
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