Forbes Shire Council public notices

  • Five days of Double Demerits

    Double demerit points will apply on NSW roads from Thursday 28 March until Monday 1 April 2024 (inclusive) as Police encourage road users to look out for each other over the Easter break.

    19 Mar 2024 read more
  • Vampire Jet - Back to its former Glory

    Our community’s beloved A79-109 Vampire Jet is looking better than ever.

    5 Feb 2024 read more
  • Regional Drought Plan

    Forbes Shire Council is joining forces with Lachlan and Parkes to develop a drought resilience plan for the future.

    31 Jan 2024 read more
  • Citizens of the Year Winners 2024

    We are so proud to announce the 2024 Citizens of the Year winners, as voted by our community.

    29 Jan 2024 read more
  • Australia Day 2024

    Australia Day 2024 is a day to Reflect, Respect and Celebrate the Australian spirit and the best of this vast country; our mateship, our sense of community, our resilience, and looking to the future with optimism and uni ...

    17 Jan 2024 read more
  • Forbes Helipad upgrade underway

    Important lighting upgrades to improve visibility and longevity have started at the helipad at Forbes District Hospital thanks to joint funding from the Local Road Community Infrastructure and Forbes Shire Council.

    19 Oct 2023 read more
  • Masterchef secured as BBQ celebrity judge

    Hayden Quinn, of Masterchef fame, has been officially named celebrity judge at the Forbes National BBQ Championships Forbes being held at Grinsted Oval on Saturday October 28.

    16 Oct 2023 read more
  • Get fired up for BBQ championships

    The National BBQ Championships in Forbes are back!

    20 Sep 2023 read more
  • R U OK? Start the conversation

    Forbes Shire Council is hosting a community event this Thursday 14 September to support R U OK? Day.

    12 Sep 2023 read more
  • New Visitor Information Centre Open

    The home of the Visitor Information Centre in Forbes has officially moved from the Railway Station in Union Street and is fully operational from its new home at the former Lachlan Vintage Village site on the newly gazett ...

    29 Aug 2023 read more