Drought support and incentives
Support and initiatives
Please contact Murrumbidgee Council on 1300 676 243 if you are having difficulties paying your rates.
For a list of the latest grants and other initiatives, subscribe to our e-newsletter
Mental health and well-being
It's vital that we look out for ourselves and those around us during times of hardship.
Support services available are listed here.
Events and activities
Escape the Drought - free community events!
The whole community is invited to join Murrumibdgee Council for special free ‘Escape the Drought’ events.
Jerilderie: 29 November 2019, Jerilderie Civic Hall, 12 pm – 5 pm
Darlington Point: 5 December 2019, Darlington Point Sports Club, 12 pm – 5 pm
Coleambally: 6 December 2019, Coleambally Community Hall, 12 pm - 5 pm
Service NSW mobile van visit
The mobile van will be in:
Jerilderie on Tuesday 10 December from 10am-3pm (outside Civic Hall) and
Coleambally on Wednesday 11 December from 9am-3pm (outside Community Hall).