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Cats and dogs adopted from Council’s pounds until the 30 June 2018 will be eligible for Council’s desexing program
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01 Jun 2018
25 May 2018
24 May 2018
3 hours ago
Do you have a business dream and consider yourself a 'mumpreneur'?
After last years success of Entrepreneurs EXPOsed we're helping ANZ Australia and Canvas Coworking Inc bring Accelerating Innovative Mumpreneurs to Dalby from Wednesday 25 June to Friday 27 June.
The three day event features local ladies Karen Land Naturopath, Susan Jacobs Photography, Rebecca Peters, Naomi Gearon from Chinchilla Legal Services and Nikki Morrison Yoga.
Check out all the details and grab your tickets here: bit.ly/2K79xEu
1 day ago
Would you like to play a part in promoting and supporting business development within our region? Council is looking for an experienced Economic Development Officer to promote and support sustainable business, investment and economic development within our region. If you'd be interested in this rewarding role, find out more here: bit.ly/2lhWVfY.
The crew out at Jandowae Creek have been hard at work realigning and desilting as part of the Wambo River Trust project. Check out what they've achieved already!
2 days ago
Pavement work is due to commence at MyALL 107 today.
During this time please use Orpen Street carpark entrance as the Drayton Street access and exit will be closed.
Safety measures will be in place for pedestrian traffic to the building for the duration of this work.
5 days ago
You may have noticed that work has commenced on Jandowae Creek recently, this is part of a Wambo River Trust project 'Jandowae Creek realignment and desilting'.
This work will improve drainage efficiency of Jandowae Creek between William Street and Sydney Street.
Did you know: The Wambo Shire River Improvement Trust was first constituted in 1960 to maintain an environmentally sustainable and healthy creek and river network while minimizing the effects of flood inundation.
5 May 18
Stay hydrated! You can bring sealed bottled water into the Day on the Plain venue #BigSkies2018 https://t.co/Wmt35vx4Na
2 May 18
Dalby Saleyards Tours kicked off the Big Skies Festival 2018 this morning, with visitors from as far away as Tasman… https://t.co/DOc5RRkqvu
30 Apr 18
What a fabulous weekend to be on the #westerndowns !
Lovely to have so many locals and visitors enjoying our iconic… https://t.co/s8so32yHlM
20 Apr 18
A fantastic day as His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC @QldGovernor joins @WesternDownsRC Mayor Paul Mc… https://t.co/1iyMA6B4tO
Great to have you @QldGovernor! Hope you have the chance to try one of our famous country-baked scones at the… https://t.co/78Vb8GeBMP
18 Apr 18
Mayor McVeigh last night at @TSBEnterprise evening talking all things #energy and #westerndowns as the heart of res… https://t.co/6NfTihn2T5
13 Apr 18
WDRC Deputy Mayor Cr Andrew Smith:
"And of course the talented apprentices and trainees who are here today because… https://t.co/EzhbuYBxwv
We're not the only ones looking forward to #BigSkies2018 — see why you should be too!
Get your tickets now at… https://t.co/V8RWUQlOXL
5 Apr 18
Please be aware a hoax email circulating, purportedly from a @WesternDownsRC email address & staff member. The emai… https://t.co/6k2YGiblf1
23 Mar 18
Our famous blue skies were on show at the #BigSkies2018 launch today at Jimbour Homestead! Mayor Paul McVeigh, Big… https://t.co/kbTPMDtIQ5
Tarcoola Aged Care Facility in Tara currently has four available beds
Winter water restrictions will come into effect from Sunday 22nd April
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