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September 29, 2022

The SHCG submission was lodged with Council on Monday 29 August 2022. It was prepared with the assistance of dedicated community volunteers and professional experts in the areas of planning, ecology,...

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We’ve made a super-easy way to prepare your submission!

August 19, 2022

To help people prepare their comments on the Ingenia DA we have developed a "pick and choose" form that lets you decide the issues important to you and puts them into...

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July 22, 2022

Ingenia has formally submitted its $45 million proposal to develop an over-55s “Residential Lifestyle Community (Caravan Park)” on a bushland site just before the entrance to Scotts Head Village. DA 233/2022...

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2NVR Radio Interview with Nambucca Councillor David Jones re Ingenia DA.

July 18, 2022

BW talks with Nambucca Shire Councillor David Jones about the… Read more

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Interview with James Ledger on 2NVR Community Radio

April 12, 2022

James Ledger talks with Ben Walters of 2NVR about the… Read more

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Interview with Councillor David Jones on 2NVR Community Radio

March 27, 2022

David Jones, Nambucca Valley councillor, proposes a notice of motion to change the Local Environmental Plan to prohibit caravan parks in rural areas.

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Auction Night – Fund Raising event

March 23, 2022

We are now pleased to invite you, your family and friends to a fundraising auction event at the Scotts Head Surf Club on Saturday 23 April (Anzac Day long weekend).

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Ingenia Feedback Summary

March 12, 2022

Ingenia Lifestyle  Community Information Day at Scotts Head on Saturday,… Read more

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Scotts Heads Locals Flock To ‘Save Our Village’ Rally

March 1, 2022

INCLEMENT weather couldn’t dampen the spirits of Scotts Head residents… Read more

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Thank you Scotts Head Community!

February 21, 2022

On behalf of the Scotts Head Community Group, a massive THANK YOU to everyone who braved the damp weather and turned up to the Save Scotts Head rally yesterday.

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NBN News – 19 February 2022

February 19, 2022

A proposal for over 55s lifestyle living in Scotts Head has received major pushback from local residents. Ingenia has released plans for 250 new homes – nearly half of the village’s...

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Battlelines drawn as seaside villagers fight new development 

February 19, 2022

Scotts Head residents alarmed by Ingenia’s plans for lifestyle village… Read more

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Nambucca Council calls for Scotts Head Community to wait

February 18, 2022

Read the full story Council calls for Scotts Head Community… Read more

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Prime News TV – 17th February

February 17, 2022

Residents of a small coastal village are preparing to fight a housing development even though no plans have been submitted yet.

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Scotts Head community gets active

February 12, 2022

Feb 22nd, 2022 - 45 members of the community gathered for a banner/ sign/ placard/ poster-making workshop. Thanks to everyone who attended.

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Ingenia’s plan for Scotts Head in NSW Mid North Coast will add 25% to local population

February 8, 2022

Ingenia Communities is still to submit a development application for… Read more

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January 23, 2022

THERE will be a public meeting of the Scotts Head Community Group (SHCG) on Tuesday 25 January to discuss the proposed Ingenia Lifestyle development at 11 Ocean Ridge Road, Way Way.

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Information Sessions

January 23, 2022

THE Scotts Head Community Group (SHCG) held information sessions on Friday, 25 January to discuss a proposed Ingenia Lifestyle over 55s development in the village, with approximately 70 people attending the...

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Public Meeting on Tuesday 25 January

January 20, 2022

THERE will be a public meeting of the Scotts Head Community Group (SHCG) on Tuesday 25 January to discuss the proposed Ingenia Lifestyle development at 11 Ocean Ridge Road, Way Way.

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Scotts Head Community Group Inc

PO Box 400
Macksville NSW 2447