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Regional Events Survey

Which events would you like to see more of in the Western Downs! We want to hear your feedback!

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Adopt a Street Tree...

The Adopt a Street Tree program is all about creating healthier, happier and closer communities right across the Western Downs! Find out more today.

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New Website

Dalby Regional Saleyards New Website

Check out the new Dalby Regional Saleyards @ Western Downs website!


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New Planning Scheme

Western Downs Planning Scheme

The Western Downs Planning Scheme has now been adopted by Council

View the new Planning Scheme

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My Community Directory

Promote Your Community Group

Add or update your community group details on Council’s FREE online My Community Directory

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Western Downs WaterWise

Watering Times

Watering times are in effect across the Western Downs

See full details of current water restrictions for your area

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Events in the Western Downs

Western Downs Invites You

Planning a weekend away or just wanting to catch up with friends and family? Visit our comprehensive online events calendar for local community events.

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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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Western Downs Regional Council

1 hour ago

We can't wait! Come along to Kogan, Moonie or Bell to see Fiona and Nath live! For all the details visit: www.wdrc.info/not-just-for-laughs-3/

Western Downs Regional Council

19 hours ago

Have you received your Adopt a Street Tree yet? Thanks to Alicia for sharing this great picture of her new tree! We hope you and your son love taking care of your tree as much as our Parks and Open Spaces Crew loved planting it! 🌱🌳 💦

Western Downs Regional Council

23 hours ago

Looking for a change? Now's the time to make your move, Council has a number of opportunities on offer across a variety of roles and professions. Check out our current vacancies at: http://bit.ly/2butbrc. Applications close Monday 2 October.

Western Downs Regional Council

1 day ago

Just a reminder: If you have any questions about your rates, don't forget you can drop into one of Council's Rates Information Sessions happening across the region, or book a private appointment. The next session will be in Chinchilla at our Customer Service Centre from 9.30am to 3.30pm tomorrow. Call 1300 COUNCIL to make an appointment.

Western Downs Regional Council

1 day ago

Why did the farmer fail as a stand up comedian? Because all his jokes were corny. #baddadjokes #wontquitourdayjobs We're providing the comedians, all you need to do it bring the laughs. Join our communities in Kogan, Moonie and Bell for a great night out as Fiona O'Loughlin and Nath Valvo take to the stage at our FREE Not Just for Laughs 3 Regional Comedy Tour kicking off this Thursday. There's no need to book and no admission fee. We'll see you there!

Rates Notices Issued

Questions about your latest rates notice? Come and discuss with us.

Our Events

Western Downs Invites You to join in all our upcoming events

Australia Day Awards

Nominate your local heroes for the 2018 awards

Water Inspection Program

To be conducted from 1 October to 31 December 2017.