Development dispute with Council
A big sign outside Diggers-on-the-Darling on Tuesday Photo: TWH
If you’ve been past Diggers on the Darling this week you will have seen a big sign protesting about the competence of Bourke Council.
The sign has been all over social media and has caused a buzz around town.
Council has been accused of incompetence over a development application from local businessman Phillip Parnaby, and the sign is his way of protesting.
Mr Parnaby lodged a development application to build 40 mining camp style accommodation units behind his North Bourke Motel.
Read more in the printed edition of the Western Herald.