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The Communication and Customer Services Unit of Tweed Shire Council is responsible for media releases, responding to journalist, television and photo requests, and general media and industry publication related enquiries. Media organisations and the general public are encouraged to use our subscription service for the Tweed Link and Media Releases to receive automatic notification of Council media releases via email. You can unsubscribe at any time by logging in to the right, then select the 'Unsubscribe' option.

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 Last 10 Available Media Releases
Murwillumbah a 'unique' cultural hub after museum opens
Museum opening media release
Saturday's celebrated reopening of the upgraded Tweed Regional Museum in Murwillumbah leaves the town with an unparalleled wealth of arts and cultural facilities, according to the NSW Member for Lismore, Thomas George.
New canteen adds fuel to thriving AFL club
Vulcans canteen media release

Quarry restoration provides building blocks for better training
Walls Quarry rehabilitation media release
The restoration of a disused Terranora quarry is also providing the building blocks for better training, through a partnership between Council, an excavations training contractor and North Coast TAFE.
Temporary Gallery closure for audit
Gallery temporary closure media release
Tweed Regional Gallery has issued a reminder that the Gallery and Margaret Olley Art Centre will be closed to the public from Monday 8 September until Friday 12 September, while a necessary environmental audit is conducted.
For the love of birds
Objects and Ornithology media release
Deb Mostert is an artist who loves birds. Her exhibition Objects and Ornithology is born out of her love of studying objects and birdlife and will on display at Tweed Regional Gallery until 12 October.
Tips to make dog training fun
RSPCA dog training media release
Dog obedience training can be a fun bonding experience with your pet, according to a workshop being held in Kingscliff by RSPCA Queensland and Council on Saturday 13 September.
Tweed Shire hosts 'biggest and best' Melbourne Cup
Melbourne Cup Tour media release
Tweed residents had a chance to see and hold the "biggest and best" Melbourne Cup when Tweed Shire was visited by the Emirates Melbourne Cup Tour yesterday, according to historian and Victorian Racing Club (VRC) representative Dr Andrew Lemon.
Tweed koalas on the move
Koalas on the move media release
A number of recent koala sightings have confirmed the koala season has officially begun on the Tweed Coast, Council's Koala Connections Project Manager, Scott Hetherington, said.
Museum reopening an historic conclusion for Local Government Week
Murwillumbah museum reopening media release
A particularly historic event will wrap up Local Government Week celebrations in the Tweed this Saturday, when the multi-million dollar, three-year project to upgrade Tweed Regional Museum Murwillumbah is officially unveiled.
Father's Day memorial service at Eviron
Father's Day service media release
A special Father's Day memorial service will be held at Tweed Valley Cemetery in Eviron on Saturday 6 September, in a joint initiative of Council and several local churches.
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Last Updated: 14 November 2013