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Media Releases 2015

Freight Equalisation Scheme Expansion Welcomed

16 March 2015
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam and Waratah-Wynyard Mayor Robby Walsh have welcomed increased funding to the Freight Equalisation Scheme.

Harcus River Road Power Upgrade Complete

20 February 2015
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam was joined with representatives from the State and Federal Governments and TasNetworks to announce the official completion of the power upgrade on Harcus River Road.

Mayor’s Education Fund Announced

9 February 2015
This year’s Mayor’s Education Fund Bursary was awarded to Danielle Quilliam at the Onwards and Upwards event in Smithton.

Australia Day Awards Announced

27 January 2015
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam announced the winners of this year’s Australia Day Awards as part of celebrations at the Twilight on the Duck.

Energy Efficiency on the Agenda

15 January 2015
The Circular Head Council will save about $5700 per year on lighting costs thanks to a change to LED lighting in Council’s offices.

Media Releases 2014

The Community Survey Results are in

17 December 2014
Circular Head General Manager Tony Smart said a community survey conducted between September and October this year had 166 responses.

Encouragement to Explore Further

10 December 2014
Circular Head Council will be installing a tourism sign 1km east of the Stanley turnoff on the Bass Highway to help encourage visitors to travel beyond Stanley.

Twilight on the Duck Sponsorship Welcomed

10 December 2014
Twilight on the Duck committee spokesperson Deb Mainwaring welcomed the commitment of $5000 of sponsorship from Tall Timbers Tasmania and Tasmanian Seafood.

Council asks the Community to Take the Lead

26 November 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam said Council wants the community to take the lead on four proposed locations for dog exercise areas in the community.

Smithton Digital Hub to Close

21 November 2014
Circular Head General Manager Tony Smart said the Smithton Digital Hub would be closing on 19 December 2014 due to the program coming to an end.

General Manager’s Contract Extended

23 October 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam has welcomed the extension of Council General Manager Tony Smart’s contract until 31 December 2017.

Smithton Recreation Ground Lighting Project to get Underway

23 September 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam said works on the Smithton Recreation Ground to install new lighting would commence early next month.

Council General Managers put Road Safety in the Spotlight

23 September 2014
General Managers along the North West coast are concerned about ongoing reports of motorists ignoring warning signs, speeding through road works and putting their workers at risk of serious injury.

Councils Seek Views from Community

8 September 2014
Waratah-Wynyard Council and Circular Head Council today announced they will be conducting separate surveys to help both organisations identify how effectively they communicate and provide for their communities.

Pool Report Released to the Public

25 August 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam said an updated assessment of the Circular Head War Memorial Pool indicated the continuing decline of the facility and related equipment.

Smithton Wharf Open for Business

14 August 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam said the completion of the Smithton Wharf was a long time coming, but the end result was something to be truly proud of.

Council Welcomes Funding

13 August 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam said Council welcomed $10,000 of funding from the Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal and ABC Heywire Youth Innovation Grant.

Pool Process Taking Shape

9 July 2014
Circular Head Mayor, Daryl Quilliam said the engagement of the broader community in how the future needs of pool users in our area will be met was the focus of work undertaken by Councillors, officers and community representatives on Monday night.

Council to Engage Community in Pool Process

25 June 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam said Council had listened to the community and would revisit the future replacement of the Circular Head War Memorial Pool in Smithton.

Circular Head Council Expected to Deliver Lean Budget

13 June 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam said this year’s Annual Plan and Budget Estimates was all about ensuring Council continues to deliver on its current services, while recognising the reduced income that has resulted from the Federal Budget.

Smithton Landscape Development Plan Open for Comment

21 May 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam today announced the Draft Smithton Landscape Development Plan was open for public comment.

King Street Works Complete

14 May 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam said significant improvements on King Street were now complete.

Road Safety in the Spotlight

14 May 2014
Following the success of the “Look Out for Your Mates” campaign, the Circular Head Community Road Safety Partnership Committee yesterday launched the Provisional Driver Incentive Project (PDIP).

$14 million Investment at Edith Creek Welcomed

2 May 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam said the $14 million investment at Devondale Murray Goulburn’s Edith Creek plant was an encouraging announcement.

Dip Falls Bridge Replacement to Begin

26 March 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam today announced that replacement of the Dip Falls Bridge would start on Monday next week (31 March 2014).

Landscape Development Plan Open for Ideas

3 March 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam said Council was calling on the public’s input into 17 selected key sites in Smithton as priority locations for improvements.

Dairy Approval a Major Boost for Circular Head

11 February 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam said today’s announcement of the State Government’s formal approval for the Van Diemen's Land Company’s revised plans for dairy farm development were a vote of confidence in the dairy sector.

Mayor’s Education Fund Announced

6 February 2014
This year’s Mayor’s Education Fund Bursary has been awarded to Chloe Bryan.

Circular Head Celebrates Australia Day at the Twilight on the Duck

24 January 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam today announced the winners of the Australia Day Citizen, Young Citizen and Community Event of the Year awards.

Edge of the World Image Chosen as Winner

17 January 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam today announced that Stanley-based photographer David Murphy’s image of a scene near the Arthur River mouth had been chosen as the winner of the “Essence of the Far North West” photography competition.

Draft Forest Infrastructure Plan Open for Comment

10 January 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam has encouraged the public to provide feedback for the Draft Forest Infrastructure Plan.

Circular Head War Memorial Pool Storm Damage

9 January 2014
Circular Head Mayor Daryl Quilliam today said Council had put in temporary heating measures following recent storm damage to the Circular Head War Memorial Pool.
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