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Big Skies Happy Snaps Online

Were you snapped at the Big Skies festival? Check out some of the spectacular images here

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Community Grants Funding

Applications are now open for Local Community Events Program and RADF Quick Response Funding. Apply online today!

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Queensland Weekender

Visit the Western Downs

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Sign up to Council’s eBilling today and receive your bills via email.

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Three Month Program

Adopt a Pound Pet Today

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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2018 Regional Artists' Exhibition

Get your entries in for the 2018 Western Downs Regional Artists’ Exhibition. Entries close Monday 2 July

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LOVE Western Downs Magazine

Be sure to check out the new LOVE Western Downs Magazine, now available to view online.

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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

3 minutes ago

Delivering value for money services to our residents, continuing the commitment of financial responsibility and focusing on the things that matter most to the community remain the key priorities in Council's 2018/19 Budget. Find out what projects and initiatives Council is delivering in your area this financial year visit: #WDRCBudget

Western Downs Regional Council

2 hours ago

Queensland's biggest fire drill is happening Friday 22 June! During Winter the risk of house fires increase due to the strain on heating appliances. Western Downs Regional Council encourages all residents to get involved with setting up an evacuation plan to ensure you and your family are safe. Check out the QFES website to find out how you can keep yourself, family, friends and neighbours safe in the event of a fire

Western Downs Regional Council

5 hours ago

Make a splash in 2018/19 with the help from our new pool management Swim Fit. Coming to an Aquatic and Fitness Centre near you, from July 1 residents will be able to dive into a range of specialised learn-to-swim and fitness programs suitable for all ages. Keep an eye out at your local pool for all the latest details or follow them on Facebook below. Swim Fit Dalby | Swim Fit Jandowae | Swim Fit Chinchilla | Swim Fit Wandoan | Swim Fit Tara

Western Downs Regional Council

19 hours ago

We're continuing our commitment to finding quality long-term water solutions for our communities. A strategic and proactive approach to delivering a sustainable water supply for the Western Downs is underway this financial year. Read all about it here: #WDRCBudget

Western Downs Regional Council

22 hours ago

Since 2015 Council has reduced its debt by a whopping $50 million. We're cementing our reputation as one of the most financially responsible councils in Queensland. To see how Council is continuing to add to our vibrant active communities and deliver quality services visit: #WDRCBudget

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Aged Care Beds Available

Tarcoola Aged Care Facility in Tara currently has five available beds

2018/19 Budget Adopted

See the great projects we’re delivering across our region

Winter Watering Restrictions

Winter water restrictions will come into effect from Sunday 22nd April

eServices Portal

Access Council’s online eServices payment gateway