The Western Downs will be commemorating Anzac Day with services across the region. Find out more about your local event.
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Cats and dogs adopted from Council’s pounds during February, March & April will be eligible for Council’s desexing program
Get your entries in for the 2018 Western Downs Regional Artists’ Exhibition. Entries close Monday 2 July
Read more about the exciting new event coming in 2018…
Be sure to check out the new LOVE Western Downs Magazine, now available to view online.
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.
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Our communities love to recycle, however, did you know our recycling currently has a contamination rate of 13%?!
If you need help sorting your rubbish, download our 2018/2019 Recycling Calendar for a list of recycling do's and don'ts. Lets work together towards a #WasteWiseWesternDowns!
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What a fantastic 148th Dalby Show over the weekend!
Check out these fantastic snaps for all the colour and action.
Dalby and District Show Society
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Are you SSE qualified with exceptional leadership in managing quarry operations? Lead Council's quarry team for a 10 month fixed-term contract to maintain our production outputs at the Jimbour Quarry and mobile gravel pits. For more info https://bit.ly/2HyRbuU
19 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
12 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
22 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
28 Feb 18
Chinchilla Boil Water Alert has now been lifted. After the mandatory 3 day testing period, Queensland Health advise… https://t.co/gFtcHff0yP
27 Feb 18
Mayor McVeigh talking #IntensiveAg at Day 1 of @TSBEnterprise Intensive Ag Industries Conference this morning.… https://t.co/6ZznfrgC4m
6 Feb 18
Who doesn't love a good sod?!
Great feeling of economic growth at Cooranga North this morning for the @aglenergy Co… https://t.co/Yl2XyaMDXY
Winter water restrictions will come into effect from Sunday 22nd April
The regular sale will move from Wednesday 25 to Friday 27 April.
Council has proposed new waste management local law
Purchase your tickets to secure your spot for Big Skies Day on the Plain