Join one of the Seniors Week celebrations across the Western Downs!
21 August to 24 August 2017
The Adopt a Street Tree program is all about creating healthier, happier and closer communities right across the Western Downs! Find out more today.
Check out the new Dalby Regional Saleyards @ Western Downs website!
The Western Downs Planning Scheme has now been adopted by Council
View the new Planning Scheme
Add or update your community group details on Council’s FREE online My Community Directory
Watering times are in effect across the Western Downs
See full details of current water restrictions for your area
Planning a weekend away or just wanting to catch up with friends and family? Visit our comprehensive online events calendar for local community events.
We have one number for all your enquiries
Just call 1300 COUNCIL (1300 268 624)
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Do you love what our Libraries do in your community? Want to see more of a particular resource, whether it be a book, music, movie, event, program or even online. Our friendly staff Western Downs Libraries are looking for feedback from our communities on what they love or want to see improved at their local library. Click on the link below to complete the quick survey to go into the draw to win a $50 gift voucher (because who doesn't love prizes!).
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It's not summer pool season yet, but the Tara Aquatic Centre is making the most out of this streak of warm and sunny weather, with our facilities across the region soaking up and creating lots of power from the sun's energy! It's a milestone day today with Council signing off on the last Stage 2 Solar Project, that's a total of 349 panels installed across 8 community facilities in less than two months!
1 day ago
Chinchilla, you better watch your step because a new footpath is coming to your streets! Local contractors, thanks to the Works for Queensland program, have been busy pouring the cement on the North Chinchilla link which will see the Chinchilla Hospital connected to Oak Street by the end of this month. 🚶
Did you catch us on 9NEWS Toowoomba's debut broadcast last night? What a launch! Our region's fantastic business and industry were showcased to the wider Darling Downs, with Council and Toowoomba and Surat Basin Enterprise joining forces to bring greater opportunities to the Western Downs. There's no mistaking — 'The Western Downs is Open for Business'. Check out the full story below!
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Experience our unique local festivals from a different perspective. Dalby's Delicious & DeLIGHTful Festival are looking for volunteers to join their Team to assist over the Festival weekend. If you're interested in lending a hand get in touch with the Committee at email@example.com or direct message Dalby's Delicious and Delightful Facebook page.
7 Aug 17
Have you seen Tara's new welcome sign? It's 1 of many new signs being rolled out across our region as part of our T… https://t.co/7DVQGVZYCX
1 Aug 17
Get ready for the camels! The Tara Festival of Culture and Camel Races kicks of this Friday! All the details here:… https://t.co/WRCzZHrU5R
30 Jul 17
#WDRC's Brianna Allen shines at DDSW Queensland Training Awards over the weekend, taking home Trainee of the Year:… https://t.co/07t8tznuXo
16 Jul 17
Entrepreneurs EXPOsed is a week away and we're excited to have @TSBEnterprise and @AdvanceQld joining us. Register:… https://t.co/AJzPNpiIv5
12 Jul 17
Our Deputy Mayor Cr Smith talks energy at the #NationalEnergySummit and the reasons why we're the Energy Capital of… https://t.co/KbVYXLBT8K
10 Jul 17
As the Energy Capital of Queensland we're excited to be taking our seat at the @TSBEnterprise Energy Summit:… https://t.co/WfKUnSHpgP
4 Jul 17
A truly unique event and a fantastic day out! Thanks @LGAQ for the plug! https://t.co/wmwdlqJqKy
30 Jun 17
We're waving the #tourism flag to promote our fantastic home-grown regional events across the Western Downs: https://t.co/2Mtuj8f01G
29 Jun 17
#Welcomehome to the Western Downs with our brand new Town Revitalisation Program: https://t.co/eJJdgKsgnn https://t.co/26fSU8OZeH
Buckle up, Miles is on the move! Thanks to brand new RV parking, it's never been easier to explore the Western Down… https://t.co/f9N9Gk2die
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Water Notices have been issued and are due 16 August 2017
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