Expressions of Interest for Assistance in Invasive Plant Eradication Projects

The Authority recently adopted a Targeted Invasive Plant Eradication Policy.

This policy contains provision for assistance to be offered to landholders to achieve a localised eradication of specified invasive plants in areas identified by the Authority.

The areas selected to conduct the initial round of the program include Sandy Creek, Muswellbrook; Carrowbrook, Singleton; Merriwa River, Merriwa and Pages River, urban Murrurundi. Invasive plants include African Boxthorn, Honey Locust, Green Cestrum and African Olive.


Properties meeting the project criteria must be prepared to enter into an agreement with the Authority to undertake follow-up control for at least 5 years after the initial control program.

For further details on the selection criteria and assistance that is being offered contact the Authority’s Works Coordinator on 02 65493802.

Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority

Position Vacant - General Manager

An incredible opportunity to lead the operations of the Upper Hunter County Council now exists.  This role is available on a part-time basis but requires a full-time passion and commitment to the community it serves.

For further information regarding this role please see the position description, or contact Cr Tony McNamara, 6578 7346.  For a confidential discussion regarding application submission, please contact Alison Bodiam, Manager Human Resources, Singleton Council on 0403 124 233.

To review the criteria and apply for this position click on this link UHCC General Manager Application

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