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Members of the Ti Tree community are the proud recipients of “Appreciation Certificates” from the Keep Australia Beautiful Council Northern Territory.  The certificates were handed out by Minister for Lands, Planning and the Environment, Mr Peter Chandler acting as an ambassador for Territory Tidy Towns,The Territory Tidy Towns program is a year round grass roots community development program, encouraging...
The Central Desert Shire Youth, Sport and Recreation team has some big activities planned for the next few months. The annual softball tournament will again feature as a great activity for women whilst a series of concerts will be exciting for young and old. The Atitjere basketball competition, which was rained out in December, has also been rescheduled for April and looks like it will be another fantastic...
The Ti Tree Celtics Cricket team are hoping for some luck of the Irish when they play for the very first time in the 2013 Imparja Cup Communities competition. Taking the art of crossing over codes to a new level, the squad of 10 Boston Celtics basketball fans reckon that cricket doesn’t look that hard.  With the help of NT Cricket Development Officer Phil Lovell and the Central Desert Shire Sport and...
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...
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...

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