MacleayLink

Welcome to MacleayLink

MacleayLink is a community information hub created by Kempsey Shire Council to inform and connect community groups, service providers and individuals of the Macleay Valley with resources, opportunities and information that may be valuable to you, your clients or your stakeholders.

Examples of what can be shared include: grants and funding opportunities, training and workshops, community service provider network meetings, sponsorship opportunities, competitions, State and Federal community education information and awareness campaigns, awards nominations and expressions of interest.

Important Information:

  • Please share your community information through the submission tab
  • All submissions will be moderated for appropriate content (political, offensive or sensitive information will not be approved)
  • We will aim to action your submission within 2-5 business days
  • Use images to help your post stand out
  • Tagging your submission will allow it to be categorised and searched for in a meaningful way (limit tags to 4 please)
  • This is not an event space - if you have an upcoming event please submit it to the Hey Hey Macleay! community events calendar on the right hand side of this page or go to community.kempsey.nsw.gov.au
  • Kempsey Shire Council accepts no liability arising from the content on this page and does not manage the content for accuracy


Welcome to MacleayLink

MacleayLink is a community information hub created by Kempsey Shire Council to inform and connect community groups, service providers and individuals of the Macleay Valley with resources, opportunities and information that may be valuable to you, your clients or your stakeholders.

Examples of what can be shared include: grants and funding opportunities, training and workshops, community service provider network meetings, sponsorship opportunities, competitions, State and Federal community education information and awareness campaigns, awards nominations and expressions of interest.

Important Information:

  • Please share your community information through the submission tab
  • All submissions will be moderated for appropriate content (political, offensive or sensitive information will not be approved)
  • We will aim to action your submission within 2-5 business days
  • Use images to help your post stand out
  • Tagging your submission will allow it to be categorised and searched for in a meaningful way (limit tags to 4 please)
  • This is not an event space - if you have an upcoming event please submit it to the Hey Hey Macleay! community events calendar on the right hand side of this page or go to community.kempsey.nsw.gov.au
  • Kempsey Shire Council accepts no liability arising from the content on this page and does not manage the content for accuracy


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  • Dr Tracy Westerman's Workshops

    30 days ago
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    ANNOUNCING!

    Dr Tracy Westerman's Workshops for 2019. All workshops are filling fast!
    Arguably the most in-demand trainer in Australia!

    Aboriginal Mental Health Assessment & Suicide Prevention in Aboriginal Communities Workshop
    Cultural Competency for Supervisors of Aboriginal People - first time offered in TWO years!

    Workshops are delivered by Dr Tracy Westerman, WA’s 2018 Australian of the Year, Finalist in the Australian of the Year (2018); Inducted into the Women's Hall of Fame (2018); recipient of the Curtin University Lifetime Achievement Award (2018). Dr Westerman has been recognised for her extraordinary contribution to reducing the burden of mental ill health and...


    ANNOUNCING!

    Dr Tracy Westerman's Workshops for 2019. All workshops are filling fast!
    Arguably the most in-demand trainer in Australia!

    Aboriginal Mental Health Assessment & Suicide Prevention in Aboriginal Communities Workshop
    Cultural Competency for Supervisors of Aboriginal People - first time offered in TWO years!

    Workshops are delivered by Dr Tracy Westerman, WA’s 2018 Australian of the Year, Finalist in the Australian of the Year (2018); Inducted into the Women's Hall of Fame (2018); recipient of the Curtin University Lifetime Achievement Award (2018). Dr Westerman has been recognised for her extraordinary contribution to reducing the burden of mental ill health and suicide in Aboriginal communities both nationally and internationally. She has personally trained over 25,000+ individuals across Australia arguably making her the most in demand trainer in Australia.

    For more info or to register CLICK HERE
  • Police and Aboriginal Consultative Committee Meeting (PACC)

    about 1 month ago
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    The next meeting of the Police and Aboriginal Consultative Committee (PACC) will be held on Wednesday 20 February in the Kempsey Shire Council Chambers from 10am to 12pm.

    The PACC meet quarterly to address Aboriginal issues associated with community safety and crime. These meetings are not forums for broader community issues but are open to the Aboriginal community and are inclusive of gender and age. Light refreshments will be provided for those who attend.

    For more information on PACC meetings, please contact Inspector Stuart Campbell at Kempsey Police Station on 6561 6199.

    The next meeting of the Police and Aboriginal Consultative Committee (PACC) will be held on Wednesday 20 February in the Kempsey Shire Council Chambers from 10am to 12pm.

    The PACC meet quarterly to address Aboriginal issues associated with community safety and crime. These meetings are not forums for broader community issues but are open to the Aboriginal community and are inclusive of gender and age. Light refreshments will be provided for those who attend.

    For more information on PACC meetings, please contact Inspector Stuart Campbell at Kempsey Police Station on 6561 6199.

  • Connecting Culture: Tracing Ancestors Workshop

    about 1 month ago
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    Connecting Culture: Tracing Ancestors is a family history research workshop run by the State Library of NSW Indigenous Services team. Coming to Kempsey Shire Library in March 2019, this workshop will cover resources and strategies to assist you in researching your family history.

    You will learn:
    • How to search the Library’s collections
    • The significant collections held at the Library relating to the local area
    • Tips for using other important resources for Aboriginal family history research
    Connecting Culture: Tracing Ancestors also includes a Q&A session with the Indigenous Services team and practical guidance for navigating the State Library’s online...

    Connecting Culture: Tracing Ancestors is a family history research workshop run by the State Library of NSW Indigenous Services team. Coming to Kempsey Shire Library in March 2019, this workshop will cover resources and strategies to assist you in researching your family history.

    You will learn:
    • How to search the Library’s collections
    • The significant collections held at the Library relating to the local area
    • Tips for using other important resources for Aboriginal family history research
    Connecting Culture: Tracing Ancestors also includes a Q&A session with the Indigenous Services team and practical guidance for navigating the State Library’s online and offline resources.

    Join us for this workshop at Kempsey Shire Library on Thusday 7 March 2019, 1pm - 5pm

    Contact Angie Meers and Ruth Waite on 6566 3210 or email kempsey.library@kempsey.nsw.gov.au for more information.
  • The Bush Wire - National Rural Health Alliance Ltd.

    4 months ago
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    The National Rural Health Alliance represents 37 national organisations working to improve the health and wellbeing of 7 million people in rural and remote Australia.

    Our reach across rural and remote Australia allows us to quickly share information with health professionals and health consumers.

    Keep up to date with the latest news at the National Rural Health Alliance website


    The National Rural Health Alliance represents 37 national organisations working to improve the health and wellbeing of 7 million people in rural and remote Australia.

    Our reach across rural and remote Australia allows us to quickly share information with health professionals and health consumers.

    Keep up to date with the latest news at the National Rural Health Alliance website


  • Kempsey Community Suicide Prevention

    5 months ago
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    Kempsey Community Suicide Prevention is proudly supported by the Department of Health as one of four trial sites under the North Coast Primary Health Network (NCPHN) and BlackDog Institute Lifespan Trial.

    We are currently situated at Macleay Valley Workplace Learning Centre in South Kempsey, and are implementing a community based approach to Prevention, Early Intervention and Sustainable Wellbeing of our Kempsey Community.

    For more information please contact Melissa Robinson - Suicide Prevention Project Coordinator on MRobinson@mvwlc.nsw.edu.au

    Kempsey Community Suicide Prevention is proudly supported by the Department of Health as one of four trial sites under the North Coast Primary Health Network (NCPHN) and BlackDog Institute Lifespan Trial.

    We are currently situated at Macleay Valley Workplace Learning Centre in South Kempsey, and are implementing a community based approach to Prevention, Early Intervention and Sustainable Wellbeing of our Kempsey Community.

    For more information please contact Melissa Robinson - Suicide Prevention Project Coordinator on MRobinson@mvwlc.nsw.edu.au