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LGBTQ+ Safety Workshops

17 June 2024 ACON has continued a program of work to respond to a rise in hate incidents and crimes against LGBTQ+ communities. Read More

President's Message 12 June

12 June 2024 Local Government NSW President Cr Darriea Turley AM reflects on issues and achievements affecting local government this week. Read More

Workforce survey for NSW Local Water Utilities

11 June 2024 The NSW Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water is undertaking a survey on staffing at local water utilities. Read More

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Events & Training

Image Speed Reading 18 Jun 2024 @ 9:00am John F. Kennedy could read at 5000 words per minute (wpm) and Jimmy Carter could read at 3000. What about you? What’s your reading speed? Read more
Image Introduction to Local Government 19 Jun 2024 @ 9:00am Local government has an incredibly wide range of functions. This workshop will provide participants with a working knowledge of these diverse functions, improving their customer service skills and enh... Read more
Image Improving Your Report Writing 20 Jun 2024 @ 9:00am This course aims to give you the skills you need to write effective, clear and concise reports for your managers and your council. Read more

Local Government NSW acknowledges and pays respect to the Traditional Owners of the lands on which we work, and the lands we travel through. We also acknowledge our Elders – past, present and emerging.