Category Archives: Port of Yamba

State Government Raises Spectre of OFF-SHORE DRILLING PLATFORMS

The NSW Department of Planning and Infrastructure has raised the spectre of Offshore Drilling Platforms for the Far North and Mid North Coasts of NSW in a Draft Marine-Based Industry Policy currently on exhibition for public comment until 17 June.

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Richmond Valley: Bottom of the Pile for Northern Rivers Councils Census Stats

Recently released statistical information from the 2011 Census shows that the Richmond Valley Council local government area is the poor cousin of all seven northern NSW councils. The table shown below which supports this view is compiled from large data … Continue reading

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Councillors Not Happy With Mayoral NOROC Quit Notice

Richmond Valley Council Mayor Ernie Bennett Recommended inĀ  a Mayoral Minute that “Richmond Valley Council give NOROC the required 12 months notice to cease being a member of NOROC” at the 19 March 2013 meeting of council. While an amended … Continue reading

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