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Vice President: Bill Moller    0490 080 795
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Treasurer:      Doug Kohlhoff  4997 3341

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dougkFri, 18/11/2016 - 1:37pm
Give us a heart project

UPDATE 23 November: It is Official. The recommendation below was approved at today's Council meeting.

Recommendations from the Stronger Communities Assessment Committee , to go to next Wednesday's Council meeting for final approval, include a grant of $47,940 to the North Arm Cove Residents Association for the development of our "community precinct".

The Cove application was one 76 submitted for a range of projects. The requests for grants totalled $2.3 million. The Assessment Panel met in October to consider the applications and the report detailing the recommended funding, just published (18 November) on...

dougkThu, 10/11/2016 - 2:36pm

For some years now, many North Arm Cove residents have watched, with some trepidation, the proposals, plans and now developments occurring on the eastern side of the North Arm Cove waterway and around Fame Cove.

Fame Cove is an area of cultural significance to the Worimi people. It is valued by boaties as one of the very best anchorages in the whole country. Within Fame Cove is a Marine Park Sanctuary Zone.

The Fame Cove area was host to many rare, endangered and protected species. These included threatened fauna species such as the koala, powerful owl, squirrel glider,...

Boat ramp/Jetty Drop In!
dougkMon, 24/10/2016 - 12:01am

Over forty locals turned up at the Community Centre last Tuesday (18 October) to discuss with Royal HaskoningDHV their proposals for a Boat Ramp and Jetty at North Arm Cove. The consultants recorded pages of notes recording comments and suggestions from those who attended. Hopefully they also received many additional email submissions from members of our community before submissions closed on 23 October.

At the drop in session we learnt a little more about the options the consultants had proposed.


Previously they had reduced the boat ramp options to just two: Brackens Bay...

dougkThu, 13/10/2016 - 5:22pm

On Wednesday 12 October, two of the senior staff recently appointed to the evolving MidCoast Council structure visited the Cove for a quick tour and a meeting over an early lunch with members of the Residents Association committee. The Director Community Spaces & Services, Paul De Szell, had worked for Great Lakes Council prior to 2004 so he was able to refresh his memory of our village and catch up with the more recent developments. Daniel Aldridge is the new appointment to the role of Manager Community Spaces, Recreation and Trades.

dougkThu, 13/10/2016 - 4:45pm

It is almost too hard to believe ...

After more than three years of sometimes not-so-patient waiting, the go ahead to begin work on two dinghy launching facilities at Casuarina and Water St Reserves has finally arrived. The last requirement, which was met just this week, was the receipt by Council of the Licence from Crown Lands. Just this one small step has taken almost a year and a half to achieve.

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