City of Palmerston

Palmerston Markets
22 Apr 2013

The Palmerston Markets are currently underway every Friday from 5pm... Full story here

National Kidsafe Day
22 Apr 2013

Join us for a Safe Communities story time. Followed by the Kidsafe NT driveway safety interactive display. Enjoy activities with Safety House, Road Safety and Red Cross and COPAL Safety Walk. Full story here

Keep Australia Beautiful Grant
22 Apr 2013

City of Palmerston was the successful recipient of a $10,000 grant via the KAB Beverage Container Recycling Community Grant. Full story here

National Butt Free Day - 18 October 2012
22 Apr 2013

For more information view the media release from the organisers Full story here

Council's Internal Audit Committee
22 Apr 2013

Council is seeking to the fill the position of the external independent chair to Council’s Internal
Audit Committee. Full story here

Sustainability & Healthy Communities Lunchtime Display
22 Apr 2013

The City of Palmerston will be celebrating Sustainability Week and World Environment Day by hosting a Sustainability & Healthy Communities Lunchtime Display. Full story here

Community Garden at the Salvation Army Hall in Woodroffe
22 Apr 2013

The City of Palmerston is currently planning to establish a Community Garden at the Salvation Army Hall in Woodroffe. Our programs Healthy Palmerston and COPAL support the community to make healthy lifestyle choices and have committed to investigating the establishment of community gardens in the Palmerston are. Full story here

Bakewell Students “Walk safely to School’
22 Apr 2013

Being active everyday is important for everyone’s health and is essential for children. One way for kids to be active everyday is to ‘Think, feet, first’ and step cycle or scoot to school. Full story here

Tips to keep your dog safe this Territory Day
22 Apr 2013

This Territory Day, keep your furry friends safe with a few helpful tips from the City of Palmerston rangers. Also, what to do if your dog does run away.
Full story here

30th Birthday Exhibition - Palmerston Library
22 Apr 2013

NOW ON - Palmerston, A History in Pictures - Welcome to a photographic journey of the 30 Year Anniversary of Palmerston. Full story here

Power and Water Impact on Rates
11 Jan 2013

The City of Palmerston is still realising the full repercussions from the announcement by Power and Water to increase their charges from January 2013 Full story here

Mayor's Welcome
11 Jan 2013

Thank you for joining us online.  As your local Council we want to keep you, our community informed on activities, infrastructure and services offered by Council therefore we hope you find the information contained herein helpful and of value to your needs. Full story here

Moulden Park School awarded $1000
11 Jan 2013

City of Palmerston Mayor Ian Abbott today 6 December 2012, presented Moulden Park School with a $1000 cheque to fund Magic 123 Program Full story here

Author Visit - Chris Masters
11 Jan 2013

Monday, November 12 @ 5.15pm.  Chris Masters is Australia's best-known investigative reporter, and is the author of the bestselling Jonestown (2006). Full story here

Somerville Community Services Christmas Tree
11 Jan 2013

City of Palmerston Mayor Ian Abbott Launches the Somerville Community Services Target Christmas Tree Appeal at Palmerston Shopping Centre.  Full story here

Christmas Trading Hours and Council Meetings
11 Jan 2013

The City of Palmerston Christmas Trading Hours and Council Meetings are as follows: Full story here

50:50 A Level Playing Field
03 Dec 2012

The City of Palmerston was pleased to be recognised as an equal opportunity employer at the 2012 ALGWA National Conference recently. Full story here

Palmerston welcomes 37 new Australian Citizens
18 Sep 2012

Last night, Mayor Abbott officiated over Palmerston's quarterly Citizenship Ceremony, welcoming 37 new citizens to our Australian family. Full story here

Get your green thumb out!
10 Sep 2012

The City of Palmerston is planning on getting down & dirty, with a community garden proposed for the Gray Community Hall…. And we want to know what you think! Full story here

2012 Cyclone Clean Up
10 Sep 2012

With the build up just around the corner, it's time for Cyclone Clean Up 2012. Council will be conducting a hard waste collection to assist residents from Monday 10th September. Full story here

Want to win $2,000?
05 Sep 2012

The City of Palmerston is giving you the chance to WIN $2,000 CASH, simply by paying your rates in full by 28 September 2012. Full story here

City of Palmerston reclaim their Facebook name
05 Sep 2012

Palmerston today has reclaimed their online identity, securing the ‘City of Palmerston’ Facebook page. Follow us on Facebook to keep up to date with the latest council news! Full story here

Peppa Pig added to Palmerston Festival line up!
30 Aug 2012

Peppa Pig will be performing her Taking Turns show at Palmerston Water Park Saturday 1 September at 10:30, 11:30 & 12:30 - FREE entry, as part of Palmerston Festival 2012. Full story here

Busby Marou to perform at Festival 2012
30 Aug 2012

Popular Australian duo, Busby Marou will headline this year's Palmerston Festival with a free concert on Saturday 1st September Full story here

Happy Birthday Palmerston
30 Aug 2012

Palmerston is set to hit the big '30', and we'll be celebrating with a very special dinner under the stars at Marlow Lagoon on Saturday 8th September. Click here for information on how to purchase tickets. Full story here

Get moving with Healthy Palmerston
22 Aug 2012

It's never to late to get into shape and learn the basics of eating right! Healthy Palmerston is a federal government funded program, designed to encourage Palmerston residents to choose a healthy lifestyle. Full story here

Aquatic Centre to reopen Wednesday 22nd August
14 Aug 2012

After a period of maintenance, the Palmerston Aquatic Centre pool will reopen Wednesday 22nd August. Full story here

Acting Mayor Bunker opens CP Maddern Australasian Badminton Championships
10 Jul 2012

The U19 CP Maddern Australasian Badminton Championships got off to a flying start on Sunday at the Palmerston Recreation Centre. Full story here

Palmerston prepares to celebrate 30 years
03 Jul 2012

We're getting ready to celebrate 30 years of Palmerston and want to hear YOUR stories about the city's early days. Full story here

Palmerston pets have a safe Territory Day
03 Jul 2012

If your dog is missing, please call 08 8935 9977 during business hours, or click here to view dogs currently impounded Full story here

City awards $13,000 in Community Grants
25 Jun 2012

Church groups, sporting associations and an environmental society are amongst a group of twelve community groups who will receive cash grants from the City of Palmerston.

Full story here

2012-2017 Municipal Plan
20 Jun 2012

The City of Palmerston has set a clear plan for the future, with the release of the city's final Municipal Plan for 2012-2017. Full story here

Costa Georgiadis gives Palmerston the Green Thumbs Up
04 Jun 2012

The City of Palmerston received the green thumbs up today from popular gardening presenter, Costa Georgiadis for its proposed new community garden scheme at Woodroofe. Full story here

Mayor Abbott sends off cyclists around Australia
01 Jun 2012

Palmerston Mayor, Ian Abbott today farewelled 4 ambitious cyclists as they take off on their journey around the country to raise awareness for climate change. Full story here

COPAL Grants
31 May 2012

Are you involved with a primary school, preschool or childcare centre in Palmerston? Copal has terrific grants available to support gardening projects and initiatives designed to encourage children to eat well and be active! Full story here

A Place for People

Council Offices
Civic Plaza, First Floor
2 Chung Wah Terrace,
Palmerston, NT, 0831

P 08 8935 9922 (24 hour service)
F 08 8935 9900

Office Hours
8.15am - 5.00pm Monday to Friday
Closed public holidays

Palmerston Library
Goyder Square, The Boulevard
Palmerston, NT, 0831

P 08 8935 9999
F 08 8935 9998

Opening Hours
Monday - Thursday 10am - 6pm
Friday 12pm - 8pm
Saturday 10am - 1pm
Sunday 1pm - 4pm
Closed public holidays

Palmerston Recreation Centre
11 The Boulevard
Palmerston, NT, 0831

P 08 8935 9777
F 08 8931 0122

Opening Hours
Monday - Friday 6am - 8pm
Saturday 8am - 3pm
Sunday 9am - 1pm
Public holidays 9am - 1pm