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Watering Times

Winter watering times are now in effect

See full details of current water restrictions for your area

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Just call 1300 COUNCIL (1300 268 624)

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Events in the Western Downs

There is always plenty to do across the Western Downs region

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Western Downs Regional Council

17 hours ago

Chinchilla Water Supply —Earlier this morning Council was made aware of a water main break in Heeney Street, Chinchilla. Crews are currently out on site working to fix the break and restore the network as quickly as possible. Businesses and residents along Heeney Street and surrounding Streets should not be affected, however if you're experiencing any problems with your water supply please call 1300 COUNCIL ~ Utilities Team

Western Downs Regional Council

19 hours ago

If you're interested in Business or Horticulture, are motivated, enthusiastic and eager to learn, then we want to hear from you! We're looking for four new Trainees to join our dynamic Team in Dalby and Chinchilla. To find out more visit our Current Vacancies page www.wdrc.qld.gov.au/about-council/careers-with-council/current-vacancies/. Applications close midnight Monday 2 May 2016. ~ Career Development Team

Western Downs Regional Council

6 days ago

Council wishes to advise that all our Customer Service Centres, depots and Libraries will be closed on Monday 25 April for Anzac Day. For the full list of official Anzac Day events being held across our region please visit www.wdrc.qld.gov.au or call 1300 COUNCIL before close of business on Friday 22 April. ~ Customer Contact Team

Western Downs Regional Council

6 days ago

This week the Winfield's Road Landfill Upgrade reached a significant milestone with the tough plastic liner fitted onto the base of the new landfill. Mayor Paul McVeigh, and Spokesperson for Planning and Environment Councillor Andrew Smith visited the construction site to inspect the work. For more info on the Project visit: http://bit.ly/1YIb5Cb ~ Waste Team

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Water inspection program

An approved inspection program for water supply will be conducted from 1 April to 30 June 2016

2017 Australia Day Awards

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Disaster Management

Disaster Management in the Western Downs