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Kiandra wildflowerYou can make a difference...

As with any place with a small population, there's always more that could be done and not many people to do it.

So if it's not all happening the way you'd like - get in and have a go. You could make Adaminaby, Shannons Flat or Anglers Reach a better place for everyone!

It's our district & its future is in our hands.

We're told that the old town had a strong spirit of sharing, of belonging, of true community. That's a heritage to value. It's also a vision for our future.


Sport & Recreation Facilities

S&R around the Region

Council is seeking input re sport & rec facilities in the area. Please have your say on the Council's community consultation website. Consultation closes on 25 October.

Seymour Park

The Lake Eucumbene Chamber of Commerce is preparing a proposal for upgrade of Seymour Park, which we understand was originally a gift to the town from Snowy Hydro. We'd love to hear your input. The community needs to be united in our lobbying to make the most of this park for our children, grandchildren & visitors.

Cooma Monaro Rail Trail

Rail trails in other districts are a drawcard & a fun way for the family to spend the day. Is it a good idea for our region?

The Cooma Monaro Rail Trail proposal is at the feasibility study stage. You can submit your comments or get involved in other ways.


Funding/Opportunities

Charity Brunch Grants

2020 Charity Brunch Community Grant Applications are now open. The Charity Brunch fundraiser - held at the Sydney Royal Easter Show - aims to support rural communities with infrastructure to improve overall emotional health and general well-being. Applications close at 5pm on Friday 25 October 2019.

Snowy 2.0

The Snowy 2.0 main works environmental impact statement is out and available for comment.

The impacts of Snowy 2.0 on our region could be tremendous - improved infrastructure & services, employment/contract opportunities, more visitors and growth in permanent population. Lake Eucumbene Chamber of Commerce (LECC) is working closely with other community groups and with Snowy Hydro and the contractors, Future Generation JV for the best results for our area.

If you would like your business to be involved and informed, join the LECC.

Bobeyan Road

On the 23 of February 2019, John Barilaro announced that the the state government will be committing $20 million worth of funds to seal the Bobeyan/Namadgi Road that links the ACT to Adaminaby and the greater Snowy Mountains. A date is yet to be announced when the work will commence but it was stated by Mr Barilaro that it will happen in quick succession.

School News

150 Years and going strong!

This April, the Adaminaby Public School celebrated their 150th year of continuous education!

Keep up with all that's happening at Adaminaby Public School, and see samples of students' work.

Read the current school newsletter.

Visit the school classroom website.

3rd Round of Funding - Mobile Black Spots

The Commonwealth Government is targeting locations which lack mobile coverage. Round 3 ($60M) will cover some priority locations which have already been selected, as well as new community nominations.

Mobile Black Spot Program

Bookmobile

The Mobile Library is in Adaminaby on alternate Fridays:

Baker St (by the playground)  10:30am - 11:30am

Cosgrove St (by the school)   11:45am - 12:45am

CWA News

Tai Chi Exercise Group

Learn this ancient form of controlled, gentle exercise. Tai Chi helps with balance and preventing falls.

Come along to learn this discipline in the warm, friendly atmosphere of the CWA Rooms and follow up with morning tea and a catch-up with friends. There will be a small charge of $5.00.

For more information, please ring 6454 1624 or come on Tuesday at 10am.

Seniors' Lunches

The CWA is holding a lunch once a month for our older residents - you must live in the 2629 postcode to be eligible.

You can come along and enjoy delicious old-fashioned food in the company of friends in the warm cosy atmosphere of the CWA Rooms.

Choice of two mains and a dessert for $10.00.

We can assist with transport if that will enable you to come along.

To confirm your place, please advise Mrs Jacqueline MacFarlane at the Op Shop on Mondays or ring Judy on 6454 1624.

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