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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
Support for 'Gasfield Free' rally in Lismore tomorrow
Tweed Shire Council has officially lent its support for the Gasfield Free Rally to be held in Lismore tomorrow (Saturday 1 November).
Donations funding a boost for charities
Donations 2014-15 Round 1 media release
A prospering mothers' milk bank, a Cabarita Beach residents group creating reusable shopping bags and a jazz group offering workshops in schools were among seven Tweed charities that benefitted from a first round of donations set aside as part of Tweed Shire Council's 2013/2014 budget.
Red alert issued for blue-green algae at Bray Park
Blue-green algae media release
The North Coast Regional Algal Coordinating Committee today issued a Red Alert Warning for potentially toxic blue-green algae at the Bray Park Weir in Murwillumbah.
Caravan park communities uniting to prepare for emergencies
Caravan Park emergency plan media release
Few things bring people together like an emergency.
Applications open for artists in residence in 2015
Artists in residence applications media release
Tweed Regional Gallery supports the creative pursuits of artists and audiences through a diverse program of exhibitions, activities and events.
River Festival theme turns attention close to home
2014 Tweed River Festival media release
It's that time of year again - the Tweed River Festival is nearly here and its 2014 theme, 'Our backyard, our catchment', is all about the small actions everyone can take to improve our catchment and community.
Comprehensive plan to help save Tweed koalas
Draft Koala Plan of Mangement media release
A draft plan to save the region's dwindling koala population has gone on public exhibition, with Council inviting community members to provide their feedback.
Workshop explains baiting of vertebrate pests
Vertebrate pest workshop media release
North Coast landholders will learn about controlling wild dogs, foxes and other vertebrate pests during a workshop in Murwillumbah on Tuesday 4 November.
Making a splash this National Water Week
National Water Week media release
National Water Week, from 19 to 25 October, is an Australia-wide initiative to inspire individuals, communities and organisations to work together to build community awareness and understanding around water issues and opportunities for growth and innovation.
Kingscliff Foreshore Master Plan top candidate for new funding
Kingscliff Foreshore Master Plan application media release
A master plan to enhance and strengthen Kingscliff's foreshore has been identified as Tweed Shire's top candidate for funding under a new regional grants program announced by the Australian Government.
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Last Updated: 14 November 2013