Community Links and Information

Responsibilities of your Government Representatives

Your Federal Member Michael McCormack Deals With:

  • Immigration
  • Centrelink
  • Trade
  • Foreign Affairs
  • Higher Education (UNI)
  • Defence
  • Veterans Affairs
  • Telecommunications
  • National Highways
  • Taxation
  • Medicare
  • Aviation & Shipping
  • Child Support (CSA)
  • Aged
  • Medicare Provider Number
  • Superannuation
  • Family Law
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Vaccination
  • Day Care
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme

Your State Member Deals With:

  • Department of Community Services(DOCS)
  • Health & Public Hospitals
  • Education
  • Land &Water Management
  • Police
  • Road and Rail Transport
  • Public Housing
  • Main Roads
  • Public Works
  • Emergency Services
  • National Parks
  • Law & Order
  • Legal Aid
  • Dental
  • Workers Compensation
  • Water Allocation
  • National Parks
  • Road Speeds
  • RTA
  • TAFE

Your Local Council Deals With:

  • Local Roads
  • Rubbish Collection
  • Rates
  • Sporting Fields
  • Residential and Commercial Development
  • Parks
  • Footpaths
  • Street Lighting
  • Signage
  • Council By-Laws
  • Animal Control

Your State Member Is:

Wagga Wagga

Daryl Maguire MP
Morgan Street
PO Box 2184
Wagga NSW 2650
Ph: 02 6921

Murray

Adrian Piccoli MP
Government offices
104-110 Banna Avenue
Griffith NSW 2680
Ph: 02 69626644

Albury

Greg Aplin MP
612 Dean Street
Albury NSW 2640
Ph: 02 6021 3042

Cootamundra

Katrina Hodgkinson MP
PO Box 600
Yass NSW 2582
Ph: 02 6226 3311

Bland Shire

Bland Shire is the Local Government Area (LGA) in the Central West of New South Wales on the Newell and Mid-Western Highways. The council's name honours William Bland. The largest town and council seat is West Wyalong. The region also includes the towns of Wyalong, Barmedman, Tallimba, Ungarie, Weethalle and Mirrool. The Shire's major economic activities are agriculture, mining, transport, tourism and wholesale distribution.
http://www.blandshire.nsw.gov.au/

Coolamon Shire

Coolamon Shire is a local government area in New South Wales, Australia in the Riverina region. The Newell Highway and the Burley Griffin Way pass through the north-western part of the Shire. It includes the town of Coolamon and the small towns of Marrar, Ganmain, Matong, Ardlethan, Beckom and Mirrool.
http://www.coolamon.nsw.gov.au/  

Cowra Shire

The Cowra Local Government Area is located in the Central West region and is centred on the town of Cowra. In addition to Cowra, it includes the small villages of Billimari, Darbys Falls, Gooloogong, Morongla, Noonbinna, Wattamondara, Woodstock and Wyangala.
http://www.cowra.nsw.gov.au/

Forbes Shire

Forbes Shire was formed in 1981 from the amalgamation of Forbes Municipal Council and Jemalong Shire Council. Its main town of Forbes sits on the Newell Highway on the banks of the Lachlan River. Other towns and villages in Forbes Shire include Bedgerebong, Bundbarrah, Corradgery, Daroobalgie, Eugowra, Ooma North, Paytens Bridge and Wirrinya.
http://www.forbes.nsw.gov.au/

Gundagai

Gundagai Shire is a local government area in the Riverina region of New South Wales, Australia, covering the centres of Gundagai and Cootamundra – the birthplace of Sir Donald Bradman – and their surrounds. Gundagai is a primarily rural Local Government Area. There are a number of villages in the Shire: Coolac, Tumblong, Muttama, Nangus, Stockinbingal, Brawlin and Wallendbeen.
http://www.gundagai.nsw.gov.au/  

Hilltops

Hilltops Council includes the major towns of Young, Harden and Boorowa and their surrounds. The western and southern parts of the Local Government Area around Young and Harden are located in the Riverina electorate, while areas around Boorowa are in the neighbouring electorate of Hume.

Junee Shire

Junee Shire is a local government area in the Riverina region of New South Wales, Australia. It is on the Olympic Way and the Main South railway line. The Shire includes the town of Junee and the small towns of Bethungra, Illabo, Wantabagery, Harefield, Old Junee, Junee Reefs and Dirnaseer.
http://www.junee.nsw.gov.au/  

Lockhart Shire

Lockhart Shire is located immediately south of Wagga Wagga and includes the towns of Lockhart, The Rock, Yerong Creek, Pleasant Hills and Milbrulong.
http://www.lockhart.nsw.gov.au/

Parkes Shire

The northern-most shire in the Riverina, Parkes Shire includes the town of Parkes – home of the world-famous Parkes Elvis Festival each January and the second-largest radio telescope in the southern hemisphere – and the outlying villages of Alectown, Bogan Gate, Peak Hill, Trundle and Tullamore.
http://www.parkes.nsw.gov.au/

Temora Shire

Temora Shire is a local government area in the Riverina region of New South Wales, Australia. It is on Burley Griffin Way. It includes the town of Temora and the small towns of Springdale, Sebastapol, Ariah Park, Gidginbung, Narraburra and Wallundry.
http://www.temora.nsw.gov.au/  

City of Wagga Wagga

City of Wagga Wagga is a Local Government Area in New South Wales, Australia, in southern New South Wales. The floral emblem for the city is the Silver Banksia. The Wagga Wagga City Council was formed from the amalgamation of City of Wagga Wagga with Mitchell and Kyeamba Shires in 1981. It includes the suburbs of Ashmont, Bomen, Bourkelands, Boorooma, Cartwrights Hill, East Wagga Wagga, Estella, Forest Hill, Glenfield Park, Gumly Gumly, Kapooka, Kooringal, Lake Albert, Lloyd, Mount Austin, North Wagga Wagga, San Isidore, Tatton, Tolland, Turvey Park, and Wagga Wagga as well as the towns of Tarcutta, Ladysmith, Mangoplah, Uranquinty and Collingullie
http://www.wagga.nsw.gov.au/

Weddin Shire

Weddin Shire is centred on the town of Grenfell – the birthplace of Henry Lawson – located on the Mid Western Highway. The villages of Caragabal, Greenthorpe and Quandialla are also located within the shire's boundaries.
http://www.weddin.nsw.gov.au/