News and Activities

2 November 2017

Media Release - Applications open for up to $4 million in community grants for Barndioota and Kimba communities

MEDIA RELEASE

Wednesday 1 November 2017

Applications open for up to $4 million in community grants for Barndioota and Kimba communities

26 October 2017

ANSTO Media Release: Hawker and Quorn locals visit ANSTO

Ten people from Hawker and Quorn were on site at the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) last week.

The group were on site to learn more about how ANSTO safely manages radioactive waste and understand more about ANSTO’s workforce in this area.

23 October 2017

ABC Radio on the National Radioactive Waste Management Facility

On Thursday 12 October 2017, Paul Culliver from ABC North and West live broadcast his morning program from Kimba. His broadcast consisted of a series of in-depth discussions about the National Radioactive Waste Management Facility.

21 September 2017

Nominations sought for Kimba Consultative Committee

Nominations are now open

24 August 2017

Kimba Community Liaison Officer Appointed

The proposal for a National Radioactive Waste Management Facility in Kimba has resulted in the creation of the first direct job.

22 August 2017

New Kimba Project Office opening

The new Kimba Project Office will open on Thursday 24 August – with a sausage sizzle from 12- 3pm to mark the event of the relocation to 49 High St, Kimba.

9 August 2017

Kimba landowners visit Lucas Heights facility

Brett and Michelle Rayner visited the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) in Sydney’s Lucas Heights to see how nuclear waste is processed and stored

18 July 2017

Media Release - Kimba Phase 1 Summary Report Available

MEDIA RELEASE

Tuesday 18 July 2017

National Radioactive Waste Management Facility: Kimba Phase 1 Summary Report available

11 July 2017

New Community Liaison Officer role for Kimba

Applications are now open for a Community Liaison Officer in Kimba, who will represent the Department and the National Radioactive Waste Management Facility Project. The successful applicant will be a local point of contact throughout Phase 2 of the consultation process regarding the facility.

Department branding

27 June 2017

Kimba sites to proceed

Two proposed sites at Kimba will proceed to the next phase of assessment.

Project team member with community member.

23 June 2017

Kimba ballot

The independent postal ballot has now concluded.

Project team member with Kimba community member

13 June 2017

Ballot closes next week

Just over a week left for community members in and around Kimba to take part in the postal ballot.

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