Welcome to Glen Innes Severn Council

Glen Innes Severn Council covers an area of 5,487 sq. km, and is located in the beautiful New England area of N.S.W., servicing the town of Glen Innes and villages of Deepwater, Emmaville, Glencoe and Red Range.

The Glen Innes Severn area is known as Glen Innes Highlands (Celtic Country), and is the home of the Australian Standing Stones, where the Australian Celtic Festival is celebrated annually in May.

A piper walks through a stone circle

News

CURRENT WORKS

13 October 2017

  TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF WEST FURRACABAD ROAD   Please be advised that West Furracabad Road will be...

Australia Day Awards 2018

6 October 2017

Council is calling for nominations for the Australia Day Awards 2018. The aim of these awards is to...

FOOTPATHS FOR PEDESTRIANS ONLY

1 September 2017

New signs have been put up in the CBD to remind everyone that the riding of bicycles, scooters,...

MINUTES SUMMARY OF ORDINARY COUNCIL MEETING HELD ON 24 AUGUST 2017

30 August 2017

POINTS OF INTEREST Council has approved the appointment of a full-time Events Coordinator to...

2016/17 REPORT TO AGM: AUSTRALIAN STANDING STONES MANAGEMENT BOARD

17 August 2017

The Australian Standing Stones Management Board held its Annual General Meeting for 2017 on 16...

Public Notice

***PROPOSED CHANGE OF FEE***

Council invites written submissions regarding a proposed change of fee in relation to Learn to Swim lessons at Glen Innes and Emmaville Swim Centres.

The proposed charge is $110.00 for 10 Learn to Swim lessons.

Kindly note that submissions close at 4.30pm on Thursday, 2 November 2017.

 

***ALCOHOL FREE ZONE and ALCOHOL PROHIBITED AREAS***

Council has declared, in the township of Glen Innes, as an Alcohol Free Zone, the whole of Grey Street between Taylor Street and Oliver Street; including those streets, public places and car parks intersecting and adjacent to Grey Street from the eastern side of East Avenue and the western side of Church Street.

Council has declared the following locations within Glen Innes as Alcohol Prohibited Areas (Alcohol Consumption by Permit Only):  Coronation Park (Skate Park), Lions Park, Veness Park, Anzac Park, King Edward Park, King George Oval and Park, Wilson Park, Quinton Park and O’Shea Park.