News

23-May-2018
The Katherine Town Council, Executive Manager – Infrastructure & Environment, Jamie Craven, inspected the new water recycling combination Jetvac Unit at Riverbank Drive today. The l.. read more
23-May-2018
Over 20 people attended National Simultaneous Storytime at the Katherine Public Library where special guest, Mayor Fay Miller read “Hickory Dickory Dash.” “This was a great t.. read more
22-May-2018
It has been great to see so many people support the National Families Week activities at the Katherine Public library. The library received 20 entries for the lucky draw and 21 entries.. read more
18-May-2018
The agenda is now available online - click here (http://katherinecouncil.businesscatalyst.com/images/pdf/Ordinary%20Meeting%20of%20Council%20-%20Agenda%20-%2022%20May%202018.PDF)... read more
16-May-2018
Katherine Town Council have been asked to make a decision on whether to provide a waste service to Edith Farms properties accessible via an ‘all weather’ road and provide a waste .. read more
16-May-2018
The Katherine Town Council Municipal Plan 2018/2019, including the budget and long term financial plan, is available for public review and comment, adhering to the local Government .. read more
11-May-2018
Wiggle and Rhymers had a special performer at the library yesterday. Ellen Amy sang children’s songs and had the littles ones dancing. The children were very excited to see the guitar and ha.. read more
09-May-2018
Katherine Town Council has begun a new solar power saving initiative. The newly installed 40kW solar array on the Civic Centre roof has now been operating for its first full month and provided 70%.. read more
09-May-2018
Are you a business owner in Katherine NT? Are you passionate about our CBD? Is your business suffering from graffiti? As part of the Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistic.. read more
09-May-2018
Territory Day 2018 is set to be a “Cracker” of a night! Katherine Town Council invites expressions of interest from individuals, small businesses and/or local community groups who .. read more
08-May-2018
The Katherine Public Library is excited to announce they are extending Wednesday closing time to 6.30pm on a trial commencing on Wednesday 2nd of May 2018. ‘’Expanding .. read more
08-May-2018
To celebrate National Youth Week, The Katherine Public Library is hosting Movie Night Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle - Friday 20 April, 6-9pm. Come and join us for pizza and popcorn The.. read more
08-May-2018
Come along to Katherine Public Library for a free movie screening of Ferdinand, 18th of May from 3:00 - 4:30 pm. There will be a children’s colouring competition from 15 – 21st of May... read more
08-May-2018
The Katherine Public Library will celebrate Mother’s Day in country style with special guest singer Ellen Amy joining the Wriggle & Rhyme session on Thursday 10th of May, 10.30am-11.15am.. read more
08-May-2018
Council unveiled its new Waste Compactor today. This replacement vehicle will allow for superior waste compaction and greater efficiencies at the Waste Management Fa.. read more
18-Apr-2018
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
09-Apr-2018
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
06-Apr-2018
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
06-Apr-2018
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
06-Apr-2018
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
04-Apr-2018
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
04-Apr-2018
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
03-Apr-2018
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
29-Mar-2018
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
22-Mar-2018
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
21-Mar-2018
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
21-Mar-2018
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
21-Mar-2018
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
20-Mar-2018
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
12-Mar-2018
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
14-Dec-2017
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
24-Nov-2017
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
16-Nov-2017
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
14-Nov-2017
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
13-Nov-2017
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
30-Oct-2017
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
26-May-2017
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