Latest News

Katherine Airport lands new apron upgrade The Katherine Airport apron has undergone an upgrade this week to improve the standard of infrastructure and safety for airport users. .. read more
Katherine Town Council are seeking expressions of interest from groups or clubs looking to fundraise. We are looking for someone interested in having a BBQ or selling food at this year A.. read more
The start of our conversations with the Katherine Community began Wednesday night with a large number of residents and business owners attending the Let’s Talk Katherine Community Forum. Ka.. read more
Katherine Town Council this afternoon (Friday 6 April 2018), advises that the swimming area of the Katherine Hot Springs is open to the public. Access is via the Ambulance ramp off Riverbank Drive, o.. read more
Katherine Town Council this afternoon (Friday 6 April 2018), advises that the swimming area of the Katherine Hot Springs is open to the public. Access is via the Ambulance ramp off Riverbank Driv.. read more
Katherine Public Library welcomed Ms Lis Clark as the guest Story Time reader. Ms Clark has a passion for horticulture, having spent 30 years in Katherine running her horticulture business, The Bu.. read more
Katherine Town Council wish to advise that today (4 April 2018) the Hot Springs is closed to the public until further notice while rectification work is conducted. Council are currently removing a.. read more
Last week new LED lights were installed in the Civic Centre reception, front lobby and other office spaces. The new look sees a warmer feel when customers enter. LEDs will be replaced throughout t.. read more
The Katherine community are invited to a community forum to join various stakeholders to discuss issues facing Katherine this Wednesday at Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts and Culture Centre (GYRACC.. read more
Katherine Town Council is very pleased to be part of the commemoration of the bombing of Katherine. “It is appropriate that we recognise through this service the impact and effect on Katheri.. read more
Multicutralism was alive and well this morning with the Katherine Public Library celebrating Harmony Day. Local Author Penny Byrne was invited to read to the youngsters, showcasing one of her seve.. read more
Last week the NT Government announced an extra 75 police auxiliaries that will be trained as Liquor Inspectors and stationed in front of bottle shops. The announcement comes in response to the rec.. read more
Katherine Town Council this afternoon (Wednesday 21 March 2018), advises that Low Level Crossing is open for public vehicle access. Please note the pedestrian walkway remains closed. .. read more
Katherine Town Council wish to advise this morning (Tuesday 20 March 2018) that Low Level Crossing has been closed due to rising water levels. For further information contact CEO Robert Jennin.. read more
Katherine Town Council wish to advise the footpath between Third & Fourth Streets on Giles Street will be cordoned off for an indefinite period of time. This closure is due to the large numbe.. read more
On 6 December 2017, Mayor Fay Miller of Katherine Town Council (KTC) was accompanied by Anthony Bartlett (a Katherine resident who lives near the RAAF Tindal Base) and Robert Jennings.. read more
While performing a routine inspection of stormwater outflow pipes, along a Giles Street section of the riverbank, Council employees identified construction material potentially containing asbestos.. read more
At 0600 hours this morning, the 16th November, the Katherine Aquatic Centre was reopened and is now operating under normal trading hours. This follows the media release, provided by Council on Mon.. read more
Water testing confirms KTC Aquatic Centre is below recreational guidelines and preparations are being made to reopen the pool to the community at 6.00am, Thursday 16 November. As a resul.. read more
Nominations are now open for the Local Government Awards 2018. On Australia Day communities across the Northern Territory present Local Government Awards in three categories, Citizen, Y.. read more
At the October 2017 meeting of Council, Katherine’s Elected Members unanimously endorsed a letter to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull seeking his urgent and determined leadership to more effe.. read more
On the 24 May 2017, Council begun to replace all of the townships streetlights with 855 smart LED lighting fixtures. Although replacing streetlights with LED fittings is becoming common practice, .. read more