Wrapping up presents have a way of making us reflect on the wrapping up of another year. Read More
For all of us at Mirage, it has been a pretty huge 2017. Celebrating 4 years of existence in the middle of the year really set a tone for the rest of the year and we've been running pretty fast ever since.
During the Newcastle 500, NOVECOM will be measuring the noise levels at a trackside location throughout the race period. Leaders in environmental monitoring and data management systems for industry, Novecom will be monitoring noise levels and providing a live web feed to demonstrate the technology and opportunities that the “Internet of Things” or IoT and Smart Cities applications can deliver to our community. Read More
Newcastle City Council is asking the community to get involved with their city. The survey asks for any alternative or additional strategies for the next 2030 Newcastle Plan. Read More
Novocastrians looking to offload unwanted household items are invited to sign up for next month's community-friendly Garage Sale Trail event to help promote sustainability and reduce the need to take unwanted items to Summerhill. Read More
'Never swim alone, stay between the flags' and 'ask lifeguards for help' are among water safety tips printed in three different languages for overseas visitors this summer. Read More
A new section of the landfill at the Summerhill Waste Management Centre has begun receiving waste after significant investment by Newcastle City Council to meet the needs of the city's growing population. Read More
Newcastle Library will be closed for 11 days next month for a final fit out and restock after a major revitalisation project.
Preparations for the grand re-opening and 60th anniversary of the War Memorial Cultural Centre, in which the library sits, will begin on 30 September 2017.
To allow the finishing touches to be added, The War Memorial Cultural Centre and the Local History Library will be closed from Tuesday 3 October 2017 to Saturday 14 October 2017. Read More
Newcastle City Council has just announced: "A 5MW solar farm at the Summerhill Waste Management Centre will increase Newcastle City Council's renewable energy generation capacity tenfold. Read More
If you own a home in the Newcastle region (or any Australian region really) you will no doubt pay annual household rates. Read More
DO YOU EVER SAY OR HEAR SOMEONE COMMENT ‘COUNCIL SHOULD DO X’ OR ‘COUNCIL AREN’T DOING Y’? IF THE ANSWER IS YES, THEN THIS IS THE ARTICLE FOR YOU. MIRAGE OFTEN HEARS THESE KINDS OF COMPLAINTS AND WE DECIDED SINCE NCC ARE TAKING ACTION WITH THEIR 2030 PLAN, NOW IS THE TIME TO CHAT WITH THE PEOPLE BEHIND IT ALL. Read More