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TASTE Riverina Food Festival

Taste Riverina Festival - a menu of events throughout October celebrated across the Riverina.

Taste Riverina is a collaboration of the region’s food producers and other industry champions who inspire people in the Riverina and beyond to eat better food by providing opportunities to celebrate, experience, understand and become advocates for locally- produced food.

RIVER AND WREN MARKETS ARE COMING TO COOTAMUNDRA AS PART OF TASTE RIVERINA FOOD FESTIVAL.

River and Wren Markets will be held on Saturday 4th October 2014 10am - 2pm.  If you wish to apply for a market shop at the Cootamundra River & Wren Markets make sure you download the market information below and then fill in a market application [HERE] (application form is also provided in the information pack pdf). 

Make sure you return the application soon to secure your spot!

In focus this week

COOTAMUNDRA LOCAL ENVIRONMENTAL PLAN 2013

DRAFT LOCAL ENVIRONMENTAL PLAN - AMENDMENT NO. 1

Council has prepared a Draft Local Environmental Plan (Amendment No 1) to amend the Cootamundra Local Environmental Plan 2013 (LEP).

The objectives of the draft plan are:

  1. To remove a heritage item from the LEP - 'Begley's Store' at Lot 1 in DP110542, 30 Hibernia Street Stockinbingal.

  2. To rezone two parcels of land from Zone R1 General Residential to Zone IN2 Light Industrial at

    (a)  Lots 1- 4 in DP724913 and Lot 1 in DP948674, 2 Sutton Street Cootamundra and;  (b)  Lot 1 in DP530890, 29 Yass Road Cootamundra

  3. To include a new provision which will establish clear development standards in relation to lot size requirements for the development of dual occupancies, multi-dwelling housing and residential flat buildings in the R1 General Residential and R3 Medium Density Residential Zones.

  4. To amend the land use tables for Zone B3 Commercial Core and Zone IN2 Light Industrial to enable service stations to be permitted with Council's consent.

The draft plan and supporting documentation can be viewed on the links below and are on public exhibition at the Cootamundra Shire Council Offices, corner Wallendoon and Cooper Streets, Cootamundra and may be inspected during normal office hours from 9:00am to 5:00pm from Monday, 11th August until Monday, 8th September 2014.

Gateway Determination Amendment No. 1

Planning Proposal

Submissions

Written submissions on the draft plan will be received up until 5:00pm on Monday 8th September 2014 and are to be addressed to the General Manager, Cootamundra Shire Council, PO Box 420, Cootamundra  NSW  2590 or email mail@cootamundra.nsw.gov.au

The Minister for Planning and Environment has issued authorisation to exercise the functions of the Minister under Section 59 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979 to Cootamundra Shire Council, dated 11th July 2014 in relation to the making of this plan.