Cowra Shire residents are invited to nominate local individuals and community groups for the 2020 Cowra Australia Day Awards.
This prestigious local event will be held during Cowra's Australia Day celebrations on Sunday, January 26, 2020 to recognise the outstanding contribution that many individuals make to the Cowra community.
"We are asking that locals think about the groups and individuals that have contributed to the community over-time, but especially the last 12 months," Mayor of Cowra, Cr Bill West said. Read more.
The Cowra CBD has an important place in the economic development of the Cowra Shire. Council understands the importance of the CBD to the Cowra economy and has approved the CBD Refurbishment Project to upgrade the appeal of the town, enticing businesses and customers to the CBD. The first stage of the project was the resurfacing of Kendal Street which was completed a number of years ago.
Excitingly, the second and final stage, the $3.5 million CBD Footpath Refurbishment Project is now almost ready to start. Read more.
Round one of the 2019/2020 Cowra Council Community Grants Scheme is now open. Eligible individuals and community groups to apply and lodge their application until Friday 30 August. Information on the grants scheme, guidelines and the application forms are available here.