Christmas Lights Competition

Nhulunbuy Christmas Lights Competition for 2017 is underway!

Competition Categories & Prizes will Include:
Best Lighting Display 1st Prize – $300
Best Lighting Display 2nd Prize – $150
Best Street – Bragging Rights

Competition closes at 4pm on Friday 15 December 2017 with all registration forms to be returned to the Nhulunbuy Corporation Head Office, Westal Street Nhulunbuy
Judging will be conducted on Monday 18 December 2017 with the winners being announced on 20 December 2017.

For more information please contact Mike Rogers at mrogers@ncl.net.au 

Helping Hands Donation Drive

Nhulunbuy Rotary is holding another stall at this weekend’s evening markets on Sunday, 10 December, where we will continue to collect items for our ‘Helping Hands Donation Drive’ for those in need in and around our community.

Donations of non-perishable items and health/hygiene items will be collected and distributed after the markets to a number of organisations in town that work with or minister to people in need.

Your support for this initiative is greatly appreciated.

Miwatj Health AGM 22/11/17 1.30pm

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Date: Wednesday 22 November 2017
Time: 1:30pm
Where: Miwatj Health Nhulunbuy 1424 Arnhem Road

All members are encouraged to attend.

The purpose of the AGM is:

  • To elect the Board of Directors for the next two years;
  • To confirm the minutes of the previous AGM;
  • Consideration of all reports, financial and annual;
  • Inspection of the Register of Members.

For further enquiries please contact:
Executive Secretary
Ph: 8939 1900 Fax: 8987 1670
Postal: PO Box 519 Nhulunbuy NT 0881
Address: 1424 Arnhem Road Nhulunbuy

New service location for pensioner and carer concessions and seniors card

From Monday July 10, Territory Families will be providing services for members of the pensioner and carer concession scheme, and seniors card holders, from the Territory Families customer service counter at:

Territory Families
1st floor
Arnhem House
Endeavour Square
Nhulunbuy

This is next door to where services are provided now at the Office of Disability. There is a lift at the back of the building, and there is a sign showing you where to go.

If you have any questions call:

1800 777 704 (concessions) or

1800 441 489 (seniors card) or

email PensionConcessionUnit@nt.gov.au

 

Town Vision – Bin Launch

Town Centre Revitalisation project: Bin Launch

We’ve bin collaborating! and look what we created……..

Check out all the painted rubbish bins in the Town Centre on Tuesday 28 March 2017 from 11:00am followed by a BBQ lunch. We hope to see you all there!

Town Board – Election Day 8th Apr

Residents are advised that the election of three representatives to the Nhulunbuy Town Board will be held on Saturday 8 April 2017 from 8am-6pm.

To vote visit the Nhulunbuy Corporation Head Office, 19 Westal Street Nhulunbuy NT 0880 opposite the Nhulunbuy Aquatic Centre.

Town Road Closure

We wish to advise the Nhulunbuy Corporation will be conducting essential road maintenance along Franklyn Street commencing tomorrow Tuesday 14 February 2017.

The road will be closed from the entrance of the Nhulunbuy Op Shop carpark through to the entrance of the Arnhem Club carpark. Access to the Woolworths carpark will remain as per normal.

Maintenance will run for roughly 3 business days pending weather conditions. If you require further information please contact our office on 8939 2200 during business hours.

Woolworths Homebrand Garlic Bread Recalled

George Weston Foods has recalled:

• Aldi Me’n’u Garlic Bread Twin Pack 450g

• Woolworths Homebrand Garlic Bread 450g

• FoodWorks Best Buy Twin Pack Garlic Bread 450g

• Foodland Garlic Bread Twin Pack 450g

• IGA Bakers Oven Garlic Bread Minis 4 Pack

• IGA Bakers Oven Twin Pack Garlic Bread

from Woolworths, Aldi, FoodWorks, Foodland, IGA and independent stores nationally.

The below list of products are also sold to distributors/wholesalers and a small number of these may have been sold as individual units to their customers.  And as such the following Food Service products may also potentially be affected:

• Australian Garlic Bread 11” Catering Single Garlic Bread

• Australian Garlic Bread Garlic Bread for One x12

• Australian Garlic Bread Baguette with Garlic x12

• Australian Garlic Bread 9” Herb Bread

• Australian Garlic Bread Catering 9” Garlic Bread

All products are sold nationally with Use By Dates of the 30 MAR 17 up to and including the 13 JUL 17.

The recall is due to the presence of foreign matter (plastic pieces). Food products containing foreign matter may cause injury if consumed. Consumers should not eat this product. The products can be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Date notified to FSANZ

17/01/2017

Food type

Garlic Bread (frozen and chilled)

Product name and date marking

• ALDI Me’n’u Garlic Bread Twin Pack 450g – Product sold in NSW & QLD only. All Use By dates from 01 NOV 16 up to and including the 15 FEB 17.

• Woolworths Homebrand Garlic Bread 450g- Product sold nationally. All Use By dates from 01 NOV 16 up to and including the 15 FEB 17

• FoodWorks Best Buy Twin Pack Garlic Bread 450g – Product sold in NSW & QLD. All Julian dates from 6273 up to and including the 7013 only

• Foodland Garlic Bread Twin Pack 450g – Product sold in SA only. All Julian dates from 6273 up to and including the 7013

• IGA Bakers Oven Garlic Bread Minis 4 Pack- Product sold nationally. All Julian dates from 6273 up to and including the 7013

• IGA Bakers Oven Twin Pack Garlic Bread – Product sold nationally. All Julian dates from 6273 up to and including the 7013

Explanation of products with a Julian date: Will appear as printed numbers on pack, for example; 6273, 6 = the Year 2016 and 273 = the Day of the year.

The below list of products are also sold to distributors/wholesalers and a small number of these may have been sold as individual units to their customers.  And as such the following Food Service products may also potentially be affected:

• Australian Garlic Bread 11” Catering Single Garlic Bread

• Australian Garlic Bread Garlic Bread for One x12

• Australian Garlic Bread Baguette with Garlic x12

• Australian Garlic Bread 9” Herb Bread

• Australian Garlic Bread Catering 9” Garlic Bread

All products are sold nationally with Use By Dates of the 30 MAR 17 up to and including the 13 JUL 17.

Package description and size

Loaves are individually wrapped and then packed into cartons as per product specification. 9”, 11” and 450g

Country of origin

Australia

Reason for recall

The presence of foreign matter (plastic pieces)

Distribution

Woolworths, Aldi, FoodWorks, Foodland, IGA and independent stores nationally

Consumer advice

Food products containing foreign matter may cause injury if consumed. Consumers should not eat this product. The products can be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Contact

George Weston Foods

1800 147 613

www.georgewestonfoods.com.au

FREE Pizza on Christmas Day

 

Two awesome local businesses have combined to spread some culinary festive cheer; this from Leigh and Blue:

We will be at the corner of WHITEWOOD & SINCLAIR from around 5ish on Christmas Day.

Roaming Flames and our friends Arafura Meats have made a present 🎁 for everyone in Gove, we’ve joined forces to bring you the ultimate Christmas dinner! Slow cooked rotisserie Christmas meats infused with woodfired pizza love. So make sure you save some room, because dinner is on us!

That’s right FREE PIZZA !!

It’s our way of saying thank you for supporting our local business . So thank you Gove your (sic) a beautiful town and we will see you for dinner on Christmas

Concerns regarding Buffalo or Wild Dog activity?

The Nhulunbuy Corporation would like to advise all residents if there are any concerns regarding Buffalo or Wild Dog activity on the Nhulunbuy Town or Industrial lease from Saturday 19 November through to Tuesday 29 November 2016 please contact the Nhulunbuy Police Station directly on 08 8987 1333.

For all other domestic dog issues during business hours, please contact the Nhulunbuy Corporation Head Office on 08 8939 2200 or 0419 838 064.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.