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Smart Notices

WDRC Notices are going digital
Update your current details by calling 1300 COUNCIL

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Western Downs WaterWise

Watering Times

Winter watering times are now in effect

See full details of current water restrictions for your area

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One Number for All Services


We have one number for all your enquiries

Just call 1300 COUNCIL (1300 268 624)

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Events in the Western Downs

There is always plenty to do across the Western Downs region

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Western Downs Regional Council

8 hours ago

The public showers at Tara Lagoon are back up and running, with visitors and overnight campers able to enjoy a hot shower at the amenities building. For any enquiries about Council facilities please call 1300 COUNCIL ~ Facilities Team

Western Downs Regional Council

13 hours ago

Waste Service Chinchilla — Residents along North, King, Colamba, and Wambo Streets please be advised that JJ Richards will be in the area around 1pm today to service your bins after missing you in their run earlier this morning. So, please leave your bins out on the kerb ready for collection. ~ Waste Team

Western Downs Regional Council

15 hours ago

A big congratulations goes out to the Tara and District Youth Council! Mayor Paul McVeigh presented the new Youth Council with their badges at last week's Council meeting in Tara. The Tara and District Youth Council provides a range of services to the community and is aimed at enhancing youth experiences across the region. We wish the new Youth Council all the best for their future endeavours! ~ Comm Dev Team #Congratulations #TaraDistrictYouthCouncil

Western Downs Regional Council

1 day ago

Council notices are going digital! Western Downs dog owners will be the first customers to experience the new Smart Notices, with your dog renewal notices sent via SMS direct to your phone, providing all the information of paper notices plus so much more. Getting ready for Smart Notices is as easy as updating your current details with us today by calling 1300 COUNCIL. ~ WDRC Comms Team

Western Downs Regional Council

2 days ago

Warra Water Supply — Due to some unforeseen maintenance on the utilities network in the area, residents in Warra may experience some interruptions to their water supply over the next few hours as crews work to fix a damaged water main. Our crews are working to return the water supply to normal as soon as possible ~ Utilities Team

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Gas Notices Issued

Gas notices have now been issued with a due date of 1 June 2016

Western Downs Regional Artists Exhibition

Local artists are invited to submit entries for Between the Lines before Monday 25 July 2016

Water inspection program

An approved inspection program for water supply will be conducted until 30 June 2016