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Council and RSPCA partnership offers free microchipping program for pets
Responsible pet ownership is about to be a whole lot easier for some Armidale Regional Council residents. The 2016-17 pet microchipping program kicks off on Saturday 1 April at the RSPCA’s Adopt a Pet Day in Curtis Park from 10am to 2pm.
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Armidale regional airport upgrades reach cruising altitude
STOW your tray tables and fasten your seatbelts – as $9.42 million in upgrades to and expansion of Armidale Regional Airport are preparing for touchdown. The concrete foundation for the building is complete, with the steel superstructure and plumbing now fully installed.
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Youth Week celebrations planned for Guyra, Armidale and Tingha
Armidale Regional Council is looking forward to the great range of activities being planned to celebrate Youth Week 2017.
Guyra Library’s knitting group creates blankets and connections while raising funds for charity
The Guyra knitting group meets each week at the Guyra Library for an afternoon of creativity, learning and friendship. They are also active fundraisers for the Hamlin Fistula Australia organisation.
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Guyra Shire Council commemorated and signs preserved
At its ordinary general meeting of 22 March, Armidale Regional Council adopted a recommendation from the community that a commemorative plaque recognising the 111 year history of Guyra Shire Council be constructed and installed in an appropriate public space in Guyra.
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New barrier provides safer Guyra sportsground
The new Guyra Lion’s Park Sporting Complex fence has been completed, providing safer and more secure grounds for sporting associations, players and spectators.
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Council approves Community Assistance Small Grants
At its ordinary meeting of 22 March, Armidale Regional Council approved funding of $20,461.20 under the 2016/17 Community Assistance Small Grants. The funding will support 22 local not-for-profit organisations from across the local government area.
Council supports Opera in the Paddock to nurture the region’s musicians and music lovers
Armidale Regional Council is pleased to be supporting Opera in the Paddock’s events in Armidale this weekend – and in turn to be supporting locally based professional and emerging musicians as well as the music loving community.
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Kempsey Road Open
Kempsey Road is now open
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Kempsey Road Closure
Kempsey Road is closed for the time being due to a major landslip.


31 Mar 2017
UNE Graduation - Sciences, Health, Medicine Awards
At Southern Lawn, "Booloominbah", University of New England. TIME: ceremony 10.30am sharp. For further information, phone 02 6773 3333 or go to
31 Mar 2017
Guyra Youth Week Event
Bubble Soccer, Wipeout, Nerf War, Colour Capture the Flag, Skate comp, give-a-ways, food and more. All followed by a movie in the evening - Tomorrow when the war began. Please be aware this movie is rated M.