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Yuendumu School held a Community Christmas Concert Evening on 12/12/12. It was a community event, proudly supported by community members, all local community organizations and service providers to make it a success. The whole community was present at the School to enjoy the evening. Hundreds of people attended the concert. The major attractions of this evening were: class-wise singing and dancing...
The December Central Desert News is now available.  The newsletter is full of great stories and events from around the Central Desert Shire region.  Included in this newsletter are articles on: Signing of MOU with Police at Ti Tree Nyirripi Soakage By-Pass officially opened News from around Atitjere Local Stars Shine in ALF Finals Positive Partnerships in Early Childhood Services Yuendumu Youth Program is...
Central Desert News for December 2012 - featuring stories from around the region.  Check out the Nyirripi soakage by-pass opening, MOU with Police plus much more.
All Australians live in local communities and use local facilities every day. They use local roads, footpaths and cycle-ways, parks, playing fields, swimming pools and libraries. Their rubbish gets collected regularly and every time it rains the water drains away through a stormwater system. Australians pay for, manage and own these services through their local council and they elect their councillors to...
The Annual Report for 2011-2012 is available from the Council's website - please see the Annual Report page. "Once again the Council has had a productive year with many great achievements to be celebrated." Shire President Adrian Dixon indicates as part of his introduction.  This year has seen many great achievements and projects including: CDEP Resource Centres in all of our nine communities; Upgrading of...
A local road contracting company has partnered with the Central Desert Shire to train and reinstate the Council’s all indigenous roads team.  As part of a recent road works contract in the Yuelamu and Nyirripi area, the contractor agreed to mentor the Council’s local staff and provide training on skills that they lacked or needed improvement on.  The existing skills and expertise of the Council’s road crew...
Have you noticed something that needs to get fixed?  The Council wants to hear from you.  The Council has an online service request system that allows you to log service requests. You can use the online service request system for the following services: roads and pathways, parks and gardens, common use buildings such as laundries, community halls, etc, waste collection, and animal management.For general...
Congratulations to the Ti Tree Roosters on their successful season in the Tennant Creek Football League. The Roosters capped a successful season by taking out the premiership in Tennant creek on the 15th of August. Fellow Central Desert Team, the Laramba Cowboys also tasted success this season winning the division two competition in Alice Springs. The Grand Final was a see-sawing game with the Cowboys...
The September Edition of Central Desert News is now available!  This newsletter features the very successful Yuelamu Eagles taking out the NT Softball Championships in Darwin.  It also features the farewell of Mr Roydon Robertson, retiring CEO, and the welcoming of Ms Cathryn Hutton as the new CEO.  Lots of exciting news from around the region and much much more! 
Yuendumu School held a Fun Day on 3rd of August 2012. This day was to encourage school aged young people to come to school. It was a community event, proudly supported by all local community organizations and service providers to make it success. The major attractions of this day were face painting, nail painting, hair colouring, colouring in competition, computer games, sports, cooking pancakes and a...

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