Tallong Community Focus Group
Tallong Apple Festival
Tallong School
Tallong Rural Fire Brigade
Tallong Park Association Inc
Tallong Auto Cruize Club

The Tallong Community Focus Group (TCFG) was incorporated in August 2005 to promote, advocate and foster the interests of the Tallong community.

Our Philosophy and Objectives
Our objectives are to:

  • act in an ethical and fair manner
  • communicate with residents and owners
  • offer community activities and events
  • generate improved social and cultural community facilities
  • assist all the various groups that make up the community
  • raise sufficient funds to keep the group operational

Tallong Focus Group Committee
Our Committee changes annually, meets monthly and administers the Constitution of TCFG Inc.

Currently it consists of the following people:

  • President: Ms Chrissie Wurston (email: president@tallong.com.au)
  • Vice President: Margaret Botticchio
  • Treasurer: Mr Jeremy Porter
  • Secretary and Publicity: Kerry Lawrence (email: secretary@tallong.com.au)
  • Member: Troy Brown
  • Member: Mr Noel Demamiel
  • Member: Robyn Steward
  • Member: Mark Jellicoe

Criteria for Notices displayed on the Tallong Community Notice Board

The use of the of the Tallong Community Notice Board must follow the attached criteria attached here.

TCFG Initiatives To Date
Our initiatives thus far include:

  • Tallong Village Bush Regeneration & Fire Hazard Reduction Project
  • Emergency Preparedness Seminar
  • Presentation to Council on the LEP-20/20 Plan
  • Christmas Cards to the Troops project
  • Paint the Pot Project


  • The Old Cricket Ground/The Playing Field, now the Tallong Tourist & Recreational Reserve Trust(TTRRT)
  • Signposting associated with the Tallong Viaduct
  • The Tallong Village Plan
  • The Tallong Economic Development Plan
  • Tallong Railway Station Platform improvements
  • Tallong Public School Road Access
  • Tourism Signage and Tourist Information Signs
  • Community notice board

Current TCFG Projects and Events
The TCFG is committed to serving the needs and interests of our local community. We have a number of exciting projects underway including:

  • Apple Day Festival
  • The South Marulan Peppertree Quarry Community Consultative Committee
  • Bush dance in July
  • ANZAC Day service
  • Participation in Clean up Australia Day
  • Annual Community Christmas Party
  • Village plans (see the Current Projects sub-page)

Join the TCFG
If you want to have a voice in the Community, join the Tallong Community Focus Group. You can have your say by approaching a committee member directly or email president@tallong.com.au or secretary@tallong.com.au. The joining form can be downloaded here. Cost $2.50 per person annually.

Committee Administration

The Tallong Focus Group is committed to serving the needs and interests of our local community.


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