On Friday 4th April 2014, Central Desert Regional Council appointed their very first Local Authority.
The community of Nyirripi recently held its Local Authority elections on community; during the lead up and nomination period there was great interest from community members to become a part of the Local Authority to provide a voice for their community. This resulted in a fantastic turn-out on the day.
The LGMA Australasian Management Challenge is Australia and New Zealand’s premier forum for current and emerging local government leaders. It is a sophisticated development program designed to deliver personal, team and organisational professional development.
The Challenge has been running for more than 20 years.
A new agreement signed between the Central Desert Regional Council and the Northern Territory Police has cleared the path for a closer working relationship.
The Agreement, signed by Acting Assistant Commissioner Kate Vanderlaan and Central Desert Council President Adrian Dixon, will provide a road map for Night Patrol and Police to coordinate their efforts to build safer communities.
Central Desert Regional Council President Adrian Dixon emphasised the importance of the two organisations working together.
The March edition of the Central Desert Newsletter is out now. In this new year edition we see the Linkz summer program make a splash, capture all the wild weather, and see Central Desert sport a brand new title: Central Desert Regional Council. Follow this link to see the newsletter as an online document or click the icon below.