Shop local this season
Port Stephens Council is encouraging residents to spread the cheer by shopping local and keeping their hard-earned dollars in Port Stephens.
Responsible pet ownership in Port Stephens
Learn some tips about having fun and staying safe with your furry friend, and where our off leash areas can be found.
Boosting road safety on the Hunter Coast
The Federal Government will be increasing funding available to local councils to maintain and upgrade their local road networks.
November 2023 edition of Your Environment e-newsletter out now
Read the November 2023 edition of Your Environment e-newsletter now!
Another busy year for our Environmental Volunteers
It’s approaching that time of year when spring plantings are establishing and the weeds begin to slow as they seek to conserve water in the heat. It’s also time for end of year celebrations and appreciation!
New requirements for food businesses
Food businesses need to meet new food safety requirements in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code from 8 December 2023.
Hinterland Place Plan providing positive outcomes
Port Stephens Council has unanimously supported a new Place Plan for the Port Stephens Hinterland.
Port Stephens Koala Sanctuary wins at NSW Tourism Awards
The Port Stephens Koala Sanctuary wins gold in the prestigious 'Tourism Attraction' category, with the Awards ceremony held last night at White Bay Cruise Terminal in Sydney.
Remembrance Day Services
There will be various Remembrance Day Services taking place across Port Stephens on Saturday 11 November.
Third round of Community Catch Ups to commence in November
From Saturday 4 November, Port Stephens Councillors, General Manager and Council Staff will be out in the community talking to residents at ‘Community Catch Up’ sessions across Port Stephens.
Nominate those who make Port Stephens great
It’s time for our community to nominate local champions who’ve supported or inspired others, shown leadership or excelled in their field as part of the 2023 Annual Awards.