Berrigan Shire is situated in the Southern Riverina and consists predominantly of irrigated rural land, therefore its main income is derived from the agriculture industry. Berrigan Shire is located to the north of the Murray River, half way between Albury and Echuca.
The council boundaries encompass the towns of Barooga, Berrigan, Finley and Tocumwal which offer a range of first class lifestyle opportunities including recreation, health and education facilities.We welcome you to our website and hope you take the time to explore the site and learn more about Berrigan Shire Council.
Australia Day Celebrations for the Berrigan Shire will be held at:
Tocumwal Foreshore (wharf area next to the old boat ramp)
On Saturday 26th January, 2019
Breakfast available from 8:00am
(gold coin donation)
Presentation to commence at 9:00am
|9:00||Introduction and opening remarks||MC Denis Glanville|
|9:05||Official Welcome||Mayor Matthew Hannan|
|9:10||National Anthem & Flag Raising|
|9:15||Sheep shearing display||Mark Baldwin & Jason Wigfield|
|9:45||Shire Awards presentation:|
|10:15||‘Australian Poetry Recitals’||Rob Jones|
|10:25||2018 Citizen of the Year||John Hand|
|10:30||Shire Award presentation:|
|10:40||Closing||MC Denis Glanville|
Entertainment will be provided by Callum Gleeson before and after the ceremony
As this event coincides with the Tocumwal Foreshore Market, car parking will be restricted.
It is recommended parking at the Recreation Reserve and walking up to the wharf area.
Berrigan Shire 2019 Business Awards & Berrigan Shire Peoples Choice Awards Nomination Forms
We are now calling for nominations in the 2019 Berrigan Shire Business Awards & Berrigan Shire Peoples Choice Awards
2019 Berrigan Shire Business Awards:
There will be two categories and nominations can be made by any community member. Nominations will then be considered by the judging panel who will select businesses they would like to interview and from the interviewed pool a number of finalists will be chosen.
Short videos will be created of the finalists to be screened at the Gala Dinner in April 2019 where the winners will be announced.
2019 Berrigan Shire Peoples Choice Awards:
Any community member can nominate a business that they believe worthy of recognition for excellence in customer service. At the close of nominations, the most nominated businesses will named and the voting process will begin.
Nominations will be open from December 3, 2018 to 5 February 2019
Click on the buttons below to be taken to each nomination form.
Please contact the office on (03) 5888 5100 if you require any further information or have questions regarding the nominations.
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