• 11 December 2013

    11th December 2013

    I have always been aware of the magnificent community spirit here in Litchfield, and that has been reinforced many times in recent weeks as I move around the Municipality, meet new people and attend functions.

    Every single Litchfielder plays a role in making our Municipality even…

  • 2 December 2013

    2nd December 2013

    I’d like to share with you what has been happening at Freds Pass Recreation Reserve this year. Below is the recent Reserve Boards Chairman’s Report which outlines their direction and focus. This will give you some insight of what that board is achieving and the hard work this volunteer…

  • 10 October 2013

    10th October 2013


    I have to tell you about the Southern District Crocs. For those of you who don't know who they are or where they are located. They are at Freds Pass Reserve and they are a football team for our local Litchfield area.

    Here is a little bit of history that I know and…

  • 18 September 2013

    18th September 2013

    Hello everyone

    Community effort is essential

    To everyone in the Howard Springs area if you have been driving past the Howard Park Recreation Reserve you would have noticed the works being undertaken on the BMX track and skate park. I have been asked why is it taking so…

  • 28 August 2013

    28th August 2013

    I'd like to remind you about the dog meetings we will be having, please take the time to come along and talk to us about what we should or should not have in the new amended By-Laws.

    Litchfield Council current Dog By-Law is now open for public review and comments. Earlier…

  • 7 August 2013

    7th August 2013

    Hello everyone.

    Now that we are finally in election mode please get in touch with either party and ask them what they are going to give us here in the Litchfield area. Let's make them work for YOUR vote!

    We need 6 bridges for the rural area, and they are really needed, if we…
  • 17 July 2013

    17th July 2013

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    My utmost apologies to all of you....

    I have been saying to everyone for a while now that we are having problems with the amount of green waste at the transfer stations. Council…

  • 26 June 2013

    26th June 2013

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    Hello, G’day, how are you all going?

    Sally Clayton (your public relations officer) and I…

  • 6 June 2013

    6th June 2013

    For us to run a successful council with your chosen service, the Municipal Plan outlines financially how council can manage the Municipality.

    The Municipal Plan is available on our website for feedback and comment until June 24th. If approved after the public comments this…

  • 15 May 2013

    15th May 2013

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    Hello Everyone,

    I attended the Anzac dawn ceremony at the Humpty Doo golf course. It was a very good ceremony with breakfast and I think there…

  • 24 April 2013

    24th April 2013
    Green Waste

    The three waste transfer stations are receiving too much green waste. The current rate charges does not include the processing of green waste, so the more we receive the more labour is required to process it. Council are…

  • 3 April 2013

    3rd April 2013

    Hello to all

    I hope everyone out there are all good, I have been busy with people dropping in to see me, been helping out with their problems, there has been some good things that people have come in to see me about as well, not…

  • 3 March 2013

    3rd March 2013

    Hello everyone,

    Council Policies

    We have for the last few months had a new policy up on our website, the name of the policy is land acquisition, disposal and lease policy, Council has previously undertaken to dispose of land for which it has legal title to. This action…

  • 20 February 2013

    20th February 2013

    The growth of the rural area is noticeable all around us and the need to develop infrastructure is an increasing concern for me. I feel we need six bridges in the South Ward to make access safer to our homes and money for a…

  • 30 January 2013

    30th January 2013

    Happy New Year, I hope you all had fun over the Christmas Holidays and wonderful Australia Day celebrations.

    This year was my first year as Mayor for the Australia Day celebrations and I had a brilliant time. We celebrated our…