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Eden Fitness Trail to be opened this weekend

 Above: The Eden Fitness Trail received more community votes then other projects in the Bega Valley under the My Community Project program last year.  Bega Valley Shire Mayor Russell Fitzpatrick will officially open the Eden Fitness Trail outdoor gym this  Saturday. “The Eden Fitness Trail Group  in partnership with Council, won a $120,000...

Araluen Road at Knowles Creek to be 'closed for some time' following landslip

Eurobodalla Residents living south of Knowles Creek on Araluen Road, 23 kilometres from Moruya, have received the news they didn't want to hear.  Council’s director of infrastructure Warren Sharpe inspected the landslip site at Knowles Creek on the Araluen Road yesterday and advises the road will likely be closed for some...

New round of bushfire funding opening up in Bega Valley

Community groups delivering support services for bushfire impacted people in the Bega Valley Shire will soon be able to apply for funding under Bega Valley Community Disaster Relief Fund. Applications for round three of the fund are now open, focusing on the delivery of mental health projects, programs and events. Bega Valley...

Another landslip: Araluen Road at Knowles Creek currently blocked

Above: A landslip on Araluen Road is causing a headache for residents and Eurobodalla Council.  There's been another landslip on one of our roads. The landslip occurred late yesterday afternoon on Araluen Road at Knowles Creek, 23 kilometres west of Moruya. Eurobodalla Council crews were onsite quickly, however with rocks and debris...

Eurobodalla road closure flooding update

Roads closed due to flooding Kiora Bridge on Araluen Road, Kiora Cemetery Bridge on Eurobodalla Road, Eurobodalla Silo Farm Bridge on Comerang Forest Road, Eurobodalla Bumbo Road, Bodalla at the second causeway Congo Road (north) Congo, north of Shepherds quarries Roads still closed due to bushfire Murphy Bridge on Eurobodalla Road, Cadgee Old Bolaro Mountain Road Bridge on...

Climate council to apply 'accountability tracker' to implementation of bushfire royal commission recommendations

The recommendations of the bushfire royal commission are now with the federal government. The prime minister Scott Morrison is yet to comment on the comprehensive report, which calls for urgent implementation of a number of the recommendations. The federal minister for emergency management David Littleproud says the government will consider the recommendations.  The final...

Clothing charity Thread Together opens in Eden due to "growing need"

Thread Together has been at Moruya since the beginning of year and now has a hub at Eden. The Thread Together clothing charity, which diverts clothing from landfill says in response to a growing need it's opened up a new clothing hub at Eden. The Hub is now open in the Twofold...

Severe weather alert for parts of the Far South Coast - issued 4am Saturday 31 October

Weather Situation: A low pressure system over central New South Wales is moving east and is expected to reach the Tasman Sea on Saturday. HEAVY RAINFALL which may lead to FLASH FLOODING may develop overnight and continue Saturday. Locations which may be affected include Wollongong, Nowra, Bowral, Batemans Bay, Canberra and Goulburn. The...