Ideas from the New England region

Name Votes Date Added Town Description Thumbnail

Big Assie BBQ
by
radar

2

2015-02-23

Tamworth

This will take place in September.  We would like to set it up outside the Tamworth Community Office if permitted.  The idea would be to sell sausage sandwiches with proceeds going to the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia.  September is Prostate Awareness Month.

Big Assie BBQ

Mungindi Showground Multipurpose Facility
by
Janet & Brooke

7

2013-09-11

Mungindi

The Mungindi Campdraft committee are endeavouring to erect a new building to provide areas for an office, kitchen and refreshment and undercover seating and shelter. They would also like to provide a new amenities block. Present facilities are very old, run down or non existent.

Mungindi Showground Multipurpose Facility

INVERELL OUTDOOR FAMILY FILM FESTIVAL
by
craignh

7

2013-09-18

Inverell

New England mutual to sponsor and run an outdoor film night , where families could come and watch a movie, bring a blanket and some food, or have local services like Rotary provide a BBQ, could be a gold coin donation for entry with all proceeds going to a local charity

INVERELL OUTDOOR FAMILY FILM FESTIVAL

New England Wind ~ NSW's first community-owned wind farm (www.newenglandwind.coop)
by
Chris Blanksby

23

2013-09-21

Guyra

New England Wind aims to establish the first community-owned wind farm in NSW. A community-owned wind farm based on the New England Tablelands will have significant benefits for residents, businesses and organisations of all communities in this region.

NEW will establish a community-own

New England Wind ~ NSW's first community-owned wind farm (www.newenglandwind.coop)

Public Outdoor Ping Pong POPP for Civic Park
by
JustJay

10

2014-02-21

Armidale

Everyone loves ping pong!  It's fun, physical, anyone can play and it promotes fitness and well-being.

A permanent ping pong table in Civic Park would increase activity and attract more people to what is an under-utilised open space in Armidale.

The best thing is that PO

Public Outdoor Ping Pong POPP for Civic Park

Australian Garden History Society - NthNSW Branch Heritage Rose Garden
by
Armidale Heritage Rose Garden

5

2014-06-12

Armidale

Our idea is to develop a significant heritage rose garden on the site of the former orchard at Saumarez Homestead. To date we have drawn up a plan and begun to move some of the 850 heritage roses which have been donated by an Armidale resident. The local branch of the Australian Garden Histor

Australian Garden History Society - NthNSW Branch Heritage Rose Garden

Canteen and Facilities at Moree BMX Track
by
Moree BMX

208

2014-10-25

Moree

We have recently reopened the Moree BMX Club after 10 years and are in desperate need of basic facilities. We are looking to get some funding for a canteen, toilets, lights, resurfacing, storage unit and PA system at the Moree BMX Track. These items will enable us to hold events such as club meet

Canteen and Facilities at Moree BMX Track

Community Emergency Water Assistance
by
natasha

11

2014-11-13

Uralla

Community Emergency Water Assistance

What happens to families on small rural properties that do not have access to town water when the tank runs dry?

The drought affects so many to different extents. The effects are all relative. 

Being on acreage and only on ta

Community Emergency Water Assistance

Outdoor Chess
by
Pete

6

2014-11-20

Uralla

Outdoor Chess is fun - it brings communities together in a fun and stimulating environment as chess is an all age and all gender inclusive game. It could be set up for weekends; school hols; market days and special events. It could be also used to promote healthy and fun competitions amongst comm

Outdoor Chess

Bungee at Dangar Falls
by
rebrooka

7

2015-01-16

Armidale

One of Armidale’s greatest assets is its beautiful natural surrounds; national parks, gorges and waterfalls.

While some residents and tourists relish these surrounds, what if it was made appealing to the thrill seekers?

Dangar Falls would be a great location for bungee j

Bungee at Dangar Falls

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