Latest Kempsey Shire News

Dalaigur Pre-School celebrates NAIDOC Week
Will these actions improve our coastal waterways?
Recent flood washes away two months of road repairs
Vandals force closure of Frederickton sport fields
“Our community is so wonderful” – Ally, Customer Service
“We hands-down have best beaches” – Josh
Upcoming asphalting works on Gregory Street South West Rocks
Inspiring love of reading and learning in young people – Melanie
“I like diversity in places we work” – Cooper, Bridge Crew
“Together we can make real changes” – Jess, Sustainability Officer
Farmers and industry come together for River to Sea Conference
Making residents comfortable and happy in public spaces – Zak
How might we use our laneways differently?
“We’ve got best of both worlds here.” – Aaron
Have yarn in our colourful Chatterbox
Gladstone Public gets head start on Schools Tree Day
Major milestone in Devils Nook remediation
Book Week 2022 Competition
Work with farm chemicals on your property? Learn to use them safely
Natural disaster funding announced for Kempsey Shire
Kempsey ReUse Shop temporarily closes
Free trees for schools to get their hands dirty for National Tree Day
Tribute to Councillor Liz Campbell
Special information session for teachers and educators
Community Dreamtime story officially unveiled in Bellbrook
Rudder Park East Kempsey has reopened
Support remains priority for those cut off by Toose Road landslip
See cricketer Steve Waugh and Landline’s Pip Courtney in Kempsey
Favourable outcome after highest tide of year hits coast
Flood gates to reopen Monday
Crescent Head’s East Street stairway to be replaced
Road works to begin on Belmore River Right Bank Road
Upcoming playground closures for maintenance
Coastal areas braced for flooding with highest tide of year
Building healthy habits for young people experiencing homelessness
Free smartphone photography workshops
Groundwater falling slowly in Stuarts Point
Kempsey Library events support early literacy skills
“I have a big heart and lots of friends that I care for.” – Jake
Times are tough so why did we increase rates?
Road and bridge closures following flood
Huge free day of activities for kids
Scammers targeting generous people during floods
Council starts pumping in Stuarts Point
Kempsey tucks into new bush tucker garden
Can you help prepare Willawarrin for severe weather events?
Flood watch issued for Macleay River
Kempsey marches for change to kick of NAIDOC Week