People came from dozens of towns and cities to protest in Queanbeyan on Friday, 10 February 2017 about the NSW government policy of forced council amalgamations.

Around 250 people marched on the office of Deputy Premier, Nationals Leader and Member for Monaro John Barilaro, demanding the government reverse unpopular council mergers.

Greens NSW local government spokesperson David Shoebridge addressed the rally,

Read about the rally in the District Bulletin online.