Public notices


Available notices: Supply interruptions and pesticide notifications

Supply interruptions

Rous County Council is committed to providing a secure supply of high-quality water that is healthy for the region’s population and the environment.

While every effort is made to minimise the impact of work on customers, planned water supply interruptions are required from time to time. Individual customers will receive advance notification from Rous with the specific dates and times of any planned interruptions.

Status:  Planned water supply interruption
Cause:  Upgrade of the Richmond Hill water supply.
Area affected:  Boat Harbour:  McKinnon Road.
McLeans Ridges:  Daniel Roberts Drive.
Richmond Hill:  Bangalow Road, Boatharbour Road, Chisholm Road, Gloria Crescent, Kaanapahali Avenue, Kahala Place, Laihaina Crescent, Livotto Drive, Lowani Court, Mandala Crescent, McConnell Drive, Quail Place, Richmond Hill Road, Ridgeland Close, Roder Place, Roy Place, Tamarind Close and Whispering Valley Drive.
Water turned off:  Wednesday, 27 September 2023, 8:00am 
Estimated return:  Wednesday, 27 September 2023, 4:00pm
Completed / delayed:   


Pesticide notifications

The Pesticide Notification Plan has been prepared in accordance with the requirements of the Pesticides Regulation 1995. For further information, please contact Council on 6623 3800.

Current pesticide notifications (weather permitting)

Monday, 18 September to Friday, 29 September 2023

Target weeds:  Broad-leaf pepper, Giant devils fig, Yellow bells, Lead tree
Product used:  Grazon Extra, Pulse, Weedmaster Duo, Associate / Brushoff, Vigilant II
Locations:  Rock Valley, Blakebrook, Jiggi, Georgica, Bentley and Larnook areas in Lismore LCA. Springrove and Naughtons Gap areas in Richmond Valley LCA. Boundary Creek Rd and Summerland Way in Kyogle LCA. Hogans Rd, Clothiers Creek Rd, Reserve Creek Rd, Bilambil Rd, Piggabeen Rd, Cobaki Rd, Cudgera Creek Rd, Howards Rd, Kanes Rd, Burringbar Rd, Barneys Point Rd, Sexton Hill Drive, Tunnel Rd, Bakers Rd, Kyogle Rd, Smiths Creek Rd, Stokers Rd, Mt Warning Rd, tyalgum Rd and Numinbah Rd in Tweed LCA.
Responsible officer:  Heather Terriss / Shannon Smedley

Monday, 25 September to Friday, 29 September 2023

Target weeds:  Water hyacinth
Product used:  Weedmaster Duo
Locations:  Campbells, Reardsons, Bungawalbyn Hall Drains.
Responsible officer:  Jason Nelson