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  1. Pawsome donation for the Alice Springs Animal Shelter

    Date:
    22 Jun 2021

    Following successful fundraising efforts at the 2021 Pets on Parade event, the Alice Springs Town Council has donated over $3,000 to the Alice Springs Animal Shelter.

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  2. Lifetime of community service rewarded

    Date:
    17 Jun 2021

    A lifetime dedicated to water safety and drowning prevention was recognised in May with Alice Springs Aquatic and Leisure Centre manager Petina Franklin honoured in an awards ceremony in Darwin.

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  3. Local Government elections are around the corner

    Date:
    11 Jun 2021

    Have you ever considered nominating for Councillor? Now might be the perfect time!

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  4. 2021 Phoney Film Festival Screening & Awards Night!

    Date:
    10 May 2021

    Alice Springs Town Council’s Youth Action Group (YAG) presents the 2021 Phoney Film Fes­ti­val (PFF) – a short-film fes­ti­val by youth, for youth. Watch all 5-minute films on the big screen and vote for your favourite in the People's Choice Award! Find out where to book your FREE tickets...

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  5. Expressions of Interest - Parks Advisory Committee

    Date:
    28 Apr 2021

    Alice Springs Town Council invites Expressions of Interest (EOI) for four vacancies on its Parks Advisory Committee for representatives from the general community. The Committee comprises representatives from Council and the community.

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  6. The Planeteers – Join the Youth Climate Forum!

    Date:
    29 Mar 2021

    If you’re aged 12-25 years and keen to be a champion for our planet, join the Youth Climate Forum and become a Planeteer! Launching Sunday, 18 April – 11am-2pm, @ Witchetty’s, Araluen Arts Centre and facilitated by Arid Lands Environmental Centre – this is the first in a series of workshops on climate knowledge, skills & action.

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  7. Alice Springs Town Council celebrating IWD2021

    Date:
    08 Mar 2021

    💜💚 In celebration of International Women’s Day 2021, Alice Springs Town Council has produced a video series of 5 interviews with Central Australian women, representing several generations, who exemplify courage, determination and perseverance as ordinary women who have achieved extraordinary things. 💜💚 The video series launches on IWD 2021 Monday 8 March, and runs until Friday 12 March 2021.

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  8. Results – Early Bird Rates Prize Draw!

    Date:
    01 Oct 2020

    Congratulations to our Early Bird ratepayers!

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  9. Council meeting structure changes

    Date:
    18 Sep 2020

    Com­menc­ing Tues­day 29 Sep­tem­ber 2020 there will be a new meet­ing struc­ture replac­ing the mid-month com­mit­tee meet­ing with a sec­ond ordi­nary, mak­ing for two ordi­nary meet­ings per month. More details on below press release.

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  10. Update to Library entry requirements - as of 28 September

    Date:
    18 Sep 2020

    The Library is pleased to advise the community that as of Monday 28 September contact tracing will move to a voluntary basis for all visitors. Contact tracing was a measure originally put in place due to COVID19 health obligations however, with more recent work done in collaboration with the NT Department of Health, the Library is working to be able to offer this on a voluntary basis going forward. Other COVID measures such as appropriate sanitation, staying home if unwell and physical distancing will remain in place. This includes entry requirements for visitors aged 15 to 11yrs who will no longer be required to be accompanied by an adult for contact tracing requirement (10yrs and under do require adult supervision). The Alice Springs Public Library is inclusive and vibrant space for all in our community and Council thanks the community for its patience during this period. We look forward to seeing you all again soon! Note: These measures have been put in place as a result of COVID-19. All information is correct as at 2.30pm Monday 21 September, 2020

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  11. Creative Arts Recovery Quick Response Grants

    Date:
    28 Aug 2020

    Alice Springs Town Council invites local creatives – individuals, arts organisations & micro-businesses – to apply for its Creative Arts Recovery Quick Response Grants. Applications open 9am, Monday 31 August 2020.

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  12. Council’s community support measures for COVID-19

    Date:
    27 Mar 2020

    At a special meeting of the Alice Springs Town Council held 26 March 2020, it was unanimously agreed that exceptional support measures be put in place for our local economy and the Alice Springs community.

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  13. Council's COVID19 Response 23 March 2020

    Date:
    23 Mar 2020

    Council’s COVID-19 response as at 23 March 2020 Alice Springs Town Council wishes to advise the community that, in line with public health advice, the Alice Spring Public Library will cease operations from Tuesday 24 March 2020 until further notice. The Alice Springs Aquatic & Leisure Centre has also ceased operation as at 12noon, Monday 23 March 2020.

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  14. Council’s COVID-19 Response as at 17 March 2020

    Date:
    18 Mar 2020

    Council is vigilant in managing its public venues (such as the Library and Aquatic Centre) to minimise the risk and, at this stage, both the Library and Aquatic Centre are operating to regular trading with increased sanitation. However in the interests of public health, if you are experiencing any flu-like symptoms, or feeling sick in any way, please do not use these facilities.

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  15. 2019/2020 Budget amendments

    Date:
    02 Mar 2020

    Alice Springs Town Council wishes to advise the community of the 2019/2020 Budget amendments, please click on below link. For enquiries, please contact the Director of Corporate Services on 8950 0564.

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