Current Issues

 
  • INDIAN MYNA BIRDS PROLIFERATION & COMMUNITY CONCERNS

    THE ISSUE At our recent meeting of Newport Residents Association one of our members Dr.Greg Ross Veterinarian spoke about the massive proliferation of Myna birds in the shopping precinct and […]

     
     
  • NEW SENIORS HOUSING SEPP DRAFT POLICY

    The State Government has published a new draft housing policy which combines five different SEPP policies and covers the following: The draft Housing SEPP contains new and updated provisions, including: […]

     
     
  • NEW LEP FOR THE NORTHERN BEACHES

    Click here the 5th September 2021 NRA Submission ********************* The State Government requires all newly amalgamated councils to have only one LEP/DCP for each Local Government Area (LGA). Northern Beaches […]

     
     
  • SAVE ROBERTSON ROAD NEWPORT

    The unique character of Robertson Road is its location off the main road, the streetscape of outdoor tables, umbrellas and trees, and the atmosphere created by the restaurants, boutiques and […]

     
     
  • NBC LOCAL HOUSING STRATEGY

    UPDATE APRIL 2021 Northern Beaches Local Housing Strategy endorsed (Final document) Summary Key amendments to the draft LHS following exhibition include:  Including the potential for a maximum of 1000 […]

     
     
  • NORTHERN BEACHES RATES HARMONISATION

    Local government rates are set according to NSW government valuations conducted every 3 years on the Unimproved Capital Value of the land (ie not including buildings and other improvements). NBC […]

     
     
  • New NRA 2020/21 Executive elected at deferred AGM

    The 2020/21 NRA executive and committee was elected on Tuesday 15th December 2020 at the deferred AGM (from July 2020) President: Gavin Butler Vice-President Kyle Hill Secretary Wendy Dunnet Treasurer […]

     
     
  • ENVIRONMENTAL ZONES REVIEW

    NBC has commenced a review of the Environmental Zones in the Northern Beach Area covering the four existing LEP areas and consider the variation in how the existing Ezones are […]

     
     
  • VALE ROBERT T. DUNN      1944 – 2020

    VALE ROBERT T. DUNN 1944 – 2020

    Sadly long serving NRA member and past NRA president Robert Dunn unexpectedly passed away on the 17th September 2020. Robert was a great inspiration and contributor to the betterment of […]

     
     
  • Robertson Rd Newport included in the council Beaches ‘Eat.Play.Stay’ proposal

    Robertson Rd Newport included in the council Beaches ‘Eat.Play.Stay’ proposal

    The following was announced by the Mayor Michael Regan this week. The Streets as Shared Spaces Category 1 application for ‘Beaches Eat.Play.Stay’ seeks to improve and activate three town centres […]

     
     
 
 

 
 
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