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Amended Draft Planning Scheme

Public notification for the Amended Draft Western Downs
Planning Scheme
and Western Downs Regional Council
Local Government Infrastructure Plan
has now commenced
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Dalby Drone Industry Forum

Turning the Drone Opportunity into Reality

Join us for an exciting full-day forum on 26 September

Stay for the UAV Challenge on 27-30 September

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Community Grants Online

Council’s new Online Grants Platform powered by Smarty Grants is now live!
Find out more about the Community Grants Program

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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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We have one number for all your enquiries

Just call 1300 COUNCIL (1300 268 624)

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

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Western Downs Regional Council

1 day ago

Are you interested in gaining paid work experience, while completing your degree? If so, don't miss this amazing opportunity to kick-start your career with Council's two available Cadetships in Communications and Marketing and Civil Design! Based on your desired career path, check out which Cadetship would best suit you and apply today! Deadline 5 Sept. #teamwdrc #nowhiring

Western Downs Regional Council

1 day ago

Council's eNews is distributed fortnightly via email and is an excellent tool to use to ensure you are updated with all current community information. The newsletter also advises when rates and water notices have been issued. To subscribe, visit www.wdrc.qld.gov.au/about-council/news-and-media-centre-2/enews/. ~ Comms Team

Western Downs Regional Council

1 day ago

We are currently seeking a talented Grader Operator to join our busy Works Crew in Wandoan. If you want to be a part of a team that that plays an important role within Council's roads and construction network, then this might be the opportunity you've been waiting for. Check out the job description here and apply today! http://bit.ly/2bkb6zO #teamwdrc #werehiring

Western Downs Regional Council

2 days ago

Are you a local business owner who wants to do business with Council? If so, our Regional Procurement Roadshow is where you need to be. Council will be in Chinchilla, Miles and Dalby on the 6, 7 and 8 September to provide local businesses information on how to seek work with us. Want to come along? RSVP is essential so follow this link for more info - http://bit.ly/2aXhnjq. #getinvolved #seeyouthere

Western Downs Regional Council

2 days ago

Today we welcomed Senator the Hon Fiona Nash MP to the Western Downs on one of her first stops into the new term. With David Littleproud MP alongside Mayor McVeigh and Cr Smith, it was a great opportunity to discuss ways in which Council and the Federal Government can work together into the future. ~ WDRC Comms Team

Amended Draft Western Downs Planning Scheme and Local Government Infrastructure Plan

Have your say! Public notification has now commenced

2017 Australia Day Awards

Nominations for the 2017 Australia Day Awards are now open

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Water inspection program

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