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Meet Your Councillors and find out why they love living and working in our great region!

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Auction Details

Auction Notice Sale of Land for Overdue Rates

Notice is hereby given that land will be offered for sale by Western Downs Regional Council by public auction on Friday 11 November 2016 at 9am at 30 Marble Street, Dalby.

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Western Downs WaterWise

Watering Times

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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Smart Notices

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

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Western Downs Regional Council

16 hours ago

Council has begun the planning and design for the proposed Chinchilla Botanical Gardens! Cr Carolyn Tillman, Spokesperson for Parks and Open Spaces, says the possibilities are endless for the parklands. "These gardens hold so much promise for our region, not only in attracting tourists and visitors but also providing open, friendly and safe spaces that enhance the liveability of our communities." Read more at: ~ WDRC Comms Team

Western Downs Regional Council

21 hours ago

Thanks Josh Fountain BMX for your help with the Official Opening of the Dalby Skate Park! BTW, great photos! ~ WDRC Comms Team #talent

Western Downs Regional Council

1 day ago

Join our winning 2016 National Customer Service Excellence Award team! Do you have outstanding customer service, relationship management and communication skills? Utilise your passion and professionalism as a Customer Contact Officer (Tara)! Flexible, family friendly working environment. Apply now: Deadline 7 November #joinwdrc

Western Downs Regional Council

1 day ago

Shout out to our wonderful organisations of the Western Downs for winning big at the Queensland Regional Achievement and Community Awards on Friday night! Of nine categories, Western Downs locals were finalists in five categories and took home four awards: Drought Angels of Chinchilla — People's Choice and Regional Service Awards Zita Stark — Cultural Diversity Award Dalby PCYC Braking the Cycle — Community Group of the Year Congratulate these awesome members of our community below! ~ WDRC Comms Team #congratulations photo credit #QLDRACA

Western Downs Regional Council

3 days ago

Today is the day! The National 'Garage Sale Trail' day will have many backyards in garage sale mode, promoting waste education and reuse! If you are having a garage sale today, let the community know by commenting below. ~ WDRC Comms Team #garagesaletrail

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2017 Australia Day Awards

Nominations for the 2017 Australia Day Awards are now open

Water inspection program

An approved inspection program for water supply will be conducted from 1 October 2016

Amended Draft Western Downs Planning Scheme and Local Government Infrastructure Plan

View the Amended Draft Western Downs Planning Scheme and Local Government Infrastructure Plan