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The following are current projects of SCG. For further information click on the link to the left.

Boneseed Eradication

The Australian Government under its Caring for Country 2011-12 Investment projects provided funding of $157,520 to the Southern Councils Group to undertake a Boneseed eradication and containment project.  The project commenced in October 2011 and successfully concluded June 2013.  The project involved SCG Weed Control Authorities and a diverse network...

Procurement Roadmap Process

Procurement has been increasingly acknowledged in both the public and private sectors as a vital strategic tool to reduce costs and improve performance outcomes. New South Wales Councils spend more than $7 billion through procurement each year on the goods and services needed to support council operations.

Intergrated Transport Planning

SCG has maintained involvement in integrated transpport and urban planning for many years, and has worked actively with member Councils and other regional agencies for better integrated transport solutions for the region. 

Remnant Bushland Database

The Database was first developed in 2000 by the Nature Conservation Council of NSW with funding assistance from the NSW Environmental Trust and the National Heritage Trust. In 2011, the Database was updated and improved by Wollongong City Council, Shellharbour City Council and Kiama Municipal Council under the Illawarra Biodiversity...