• Labor $10m announcement

    Funding announcement for Freds Pass secures an upgrade of the rural sporting precinct

    12 May 2022

    Litchfield Council has welcomed a funding announcement, this time from the Labor Government committing $10 million to upgrade Freds Pass Sports and Recreation Reserve, benefiting the greater community.

  • $10m announcement CLP

    Council welcomes funding of rural sporting precinct

    10 May 2022

    The Coalition Government has announced a commitment of $10 million to upgrade Freds Pass Sports and Recreation Reserve, benefiting the greater community.

  • Draft Municipal Plan 2022-23

    24 April 2022

    Council has released its Draft Municipal Plan 2022-23 for public comment and we want to hear from you!

  • Litchfield Council to refocus its core services

    15 March 2022

    The Litchfield Council is seeking a change in leadership to refocus on the core services of local government in the community and has ended its employment relationship with Mr Daniel Fletcher, former CEO.

  • 2022 Litchfield Council Art Exhibition

    3 March 2022

    You are all invited to a weekend full of fun, free activities and art.

    Friday 4 March to Sunday 6 March at Howard Park Recreation Reserve on Whitewood Road, Howard Springs.

  • Girraween Road Community Survey

    8 February 2022

    Community survey open for feedback.

  • New Council, New Plan

    5 February 2022

    At January’s Council meeting, the Draft Strategic Plan 2022-2025 was endorsed so it can be provided to the public for comments.

    Council have held a number of workshops to flesh out the direction they feel represents community views and develop a guide for Council to deliver a broad range of services and facilities that are valued by our community.

  • Road Opening Notices

    19 January 2022

    Litchfield Council is proposing a road opening in two locations and are seeking public comments for these road openings in accordance with the NT Local Government Act 2019, Part 12.3 Section 273.

  • Merry Christmas

    Christmas Opening Hours - 2021

    15 December 2021

    Council would like to wish our amazing community a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

  • NT Government - Arnhem Highway Duplication

    22 November 2021

    The Northern Territory Government is undertaking a planning study for future duplication of a 10 kilometre section of the Arnhem Highway from the Stuart Highway intersection to Kostka Road in Humpty Doo.

    The Arnhem Highway is a major arterial road that connects the Darwin region to Jabiru and Kakadu National Park.

  • Launch

    Launch of Rural Reflections

    1 November 2021

    Friends of the Taminmin Library present the Launch of Rural Reflections.

    The Anthology produced from the Seniors Poetry Lunch 2021.

  • 2022 Australia Day Awards

    13 October 2021

    2022 Australia Day Award nominations are now closed.

    Do you know a Litchfield Legend?

    Nominate them now!

    Help us celebrate what's great about our community by nominating someone you know or someone you know of for a Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year or Community Event of the Year award.

  • Have Your Say Litchfield - 320 Arnhem Highway Options

    12 October 2021

    The Litchfield population is predicted to grow to over 35,000 people by 2046, and Humpty Doo is expected to grow and develop into one of the largest Rural Activity Centres in Litchfield, offering a diverse range of community facilities and services.

  • Coolalinga Vaccine Clinic Opens

    4 October 2021

    The Territory Labor Government has today opened a fourth Top End COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic to further boost the vaccine rollout across the Territory.

    This facility will be located at Coolalinga Central and complement existing facilities at Marrara, Tracy Village and Palmerston.

  • Dog

    $100 Desexing Vouchers

    29 September 2021

    Council is offering de-sexing vouchers to provide residents with financial assistance to de-sex their dogs.

  • Citizenship

    New Aussies welcomed on Australian Citizenship Day

    22 September 2021

    Litchfield Council welcomed 39 new citizens at our Australian citizenship ceremony today, as part of Australian Citizenship Day celebrations.

  • Apply now

    Recycling provides community funds

    22 September 2021

    Applications are now open for the 2021 Litchfield Council Community Grants Scheme, which turns recycling into funds for community groups and organisations to access through an application process.

  • RDA logo

    Applications open for Round 2 of the Seeding New Investment Fund

    22 September 2021

    Regional Development Australia NT is now welcoming applications from local communities across the Territory for the second round of the Seeding New Investment Fund.

  • 11th Council of Litchfield

    15 September 2021

    Congratulations and welcome to the 11th Council of Litchfield, officially announced this morning by Electoral Commissioner Mr Iain Loganathan.

  • Virginia Road

    Virginia Road Pavement Rehabilitation

    15 September 2021

    Litchfield Council has commenced works on Virginia Road which includes the removal and replacement of a section of the existing failing pavement structure.