Namoi ROC stands for Namoi Regional Organisation of Councils

The Namoi ROC is a co-operative approach to problem solving and a forum for debate and decision making in the Namoi Catchment.  Its eligible members are local government and the Namoi Catchment Management Authority.  Namoi ROC local government members are Narrabri Shire Council, Gunnedah Shire Council, Liverpool Plains Shire Council, Walcha Council and Tamworth Regional Council.   
“Mission:  To provide strong local government leadership, to work co-operatively for the sustainability & image of Namoi ROC and the Namoi region, and effectively advocate on agreed regional positions and priorities.”  

These issues include challenges regarding mining and other development as well as those arising from changes in government policy.