May

  • New Australian citizens Mon Chhetri and Damanti Gurung

    56 residents become Australian citizens

    24 May 2016

    Bhutanese couple Mon Chhetri and Damanti Gurung arrived in Albury after spending 20 years in refugee camps and carrying just two bags that held every possession they owned.

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  • MAMA Art Foundation Chair Tony Smith with MAMA Curator Bianca Acimovic in front of photos by NPP finalist Dasha Riley

    MAMA acquires 15 National Photography Prize works

    20 May 2016

    Murray Art Museum Albury – MAMA – has added 15 stunning new photographs – by eight talented Australian artists, including two locals, to its permanent collection thanks to the 2016 MAMA Art Foundation National Photography Prize.

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  • Group of adults sitting and standing around a table in a bar

    Overnight visitor nights to Border increase 24 per cent

    19 May 2016

    Overnight visitors to Albury Wodonga increased by 24 per cent in 2015, according to data collated in the 2015 Albury Wodonga Visitor Economy Trends (AWVET).

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  • Image of improved Wagga Road

    Street party to celebrate Wagga Road

    17 May 2016

    A street party will be held on Saturday (21 May) 10am-1pm to celebrate the completion of Stage 1 of the $2.6M project to beautify Wagga Road, Lavington.

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  • Image of works in Botanic Gardens

    Community more satisfied

    17 May 2016

    Residents are more satisfied with AlburyCity than they were in 2013 and Council received a higher satisfaction score than the average metropolitan or regional local government authority.

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  • Bkozka photograph

    See MAMA National Photography Prize finalists

    17 May 2016

    More than 100 works by 65 established and emerging photographers are about to be unveiled as finalists in the 2016 MAMA National Photography Prize – one of the oldest, most lucrative, acquisitive photography prizes in Australia.

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  • Urana Rd Oval pavilion

    Urana Road Oval pavilion opens

    16 May 2016

    The new Urana Road Oval Sporting Pavilion was officially opened before the Hume League Round 6 match hosted by the Murray Magpies Football Netball Club on Saturday.

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  • front facade of the Turks Head building

    New life for Turks Head Hotel building

    13 May 2016

    AlburyCity is seeking expressions of interest to turn the historic Turks Head Hotel building, which opened in 1840 as Albury’s first inn and hotel, into a restaurant, cafe, microbrewery or other business.

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  • Youth Mayor and Deputy Mayor with AlburyCity Mayor and Deputy

    Youth Council chooses Mayor, Deputy

    11 May 2016

    AlburyCity Youth Council is now in session, with 17 passionate young people ranging from 13 to 17 years of age  ready to represent young people.

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  • AlburyCity Mayor Henk van de Ven and Erin Primmer, McGrath Foundation Breast Care Nurse plant a Jane McGrath Rose

    Jane McGrath Rose planted at Botanic Gardens

    06 May 2016

    A Jane McGrath Rose was planted this morning at Albury Botanic Gardens  to celebrate Mother's Day and highlight support for the McGrath Foundation.

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