Year of Festivals

Our Year of Festivals has begun so find out more and don’t miss the action!

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LIVE Western Downs Magazine

Check out the new LIVE Western Downs Magazine, published in partnership with Council and TSBE.

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Chinchilla Botanic Parkland

Wombats, watermelons and white gums — watch the Chinchilla Botanic Parkland come to life!

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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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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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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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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

2 hours ago

Rinsing your dishes before putting them in the dishwasher can waste more than 65 litres of water. Don't let wasting water run in your family. Vist for drought information and water saving tips.

Western Downs Regional Council

7 hours ago

If you missed Red Joan in Chinchilla on Thursday, there's no need to panic - Western Downs Cinemas Dalby is having their exclusive screening this Tuesday 20 August! A special seniors month discount means that all seniors card holders can grab their tickets for just $2 and they'll even throw in a small popcorn for free! Everyone is welcome to attend, but regular ticket prices apply for all non-seniors card holders.

Western Downs Regional Council

1 day ago

Oink oink! Do you hear that? It's the sound of Charlotte's Web coming to the Western Downs! 🐷 We've got a whole bunch of free activities lined up this month, including movie screenings, storytime sessions, craft tables and live performances! Keep an eye out right here on Facebook for all the information on our upcoming activities. To reserve your spot at a live performance, visit

Western Downs Regional Council

2 days ago

Only two days left to register your interest for the Adopt A Street Tree Program! 🌳 For a greener community, register to adopt your tree at

Western Downs Regional Council

2 days ago

Our Chinchilla Seniors had an amazing Morning Tea and Expo yesterday! Check out the video below for a sneak peek into the activities, and to see what our seniors loved most! The next Seniors Month event is the Miles Morning Tea on Monday 19 August! We look forward to seeing many of our wonderful seniors there!

Grants Now Open

See what’s changed with Council’s Grants & Funding program

Water Restrictions

Be water wise in the Western Downs and follow the restrictions.

World Entrepreneurs Day

Be inspired by our special guests on World Entrepreneur Day

Senior’s Month

Celebrate our Senior’s with a range of events and activities this August