Notice is hereby given that the Quilpie Common Cattle Muster will take place as follows:
Tuesday 30 September 2014 – SRLO and others will commence bringing cattle together;
Friday 03 October 2014 – a plane will be used to complete the muster, stock will be drafted;
Saturday 04 October 2014 – cows and calves will be mothered up, and calves w… [Read more]
A free information session presented by Dementia Advisors from Ozcare will be held at the Quilpie Shire Council Supper Room on Wednesday 03 September 2014 from 10.30am. Topics to be covered include:
Understanding dementia – its different forms and symptoms
The difference between normal forgetfulness and dementia
Using a person-centred approach when … [Read more]
Free Information Sessions presented by Rob Nielsen (Psychologist) and Rod Saal (Mates Who Open Gates) on helping friends deal with mental health awareness and unchosen change (such as climate disasters). Toompine Hotel Monday 01 September from 3pm to 6pm and Imperial Hotel, Quilpie on Tuesday 02 September from 10am to 1.00pm.
Lunch or afternoon tea provide… [Read more]
Round Two of the Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) is now open for applications. Applications must be received by Council no later that 12noon Monday 13 October 2014.
Updated dates for Bronze Medallion and Pool Lifeguard Courses – Saturday 20th September (Bronze and Resuscitation) and Sunday 21st September (Lifeguard) at the Quilpie Pool. To register interest give Carolynn a call on 4656 1201 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
For the month of September, Council will illuminate the Quilpie Shire Hall in gold lights to raise awareness for childhood cancer. The ‘Going Gold in September’ initiative involves lighting a local landmark or building up during September to show support for children with cancer. You can also participate by lighting up your household during… [Read more]
The Quilpie Pool hours for the 2014/2015 season are as follows:
Monday: 5.30am – 10.30am and 3.00pm – 7.00pm
Tuesday: 5.30am – 10.30am and 3.00pm – 7.00pm
Wednesday: 3.00pm – 5.30pm
Thursday: 5.30am – 10.30am and 3.00pm – 7.00pm
Friday: 5.30am – 10.30am and 3.00pm – 7.00pm
Saturday: 6.00am – 1.00pm and 3.00pm – 7.00pm
Sunday: 1.0… [Read more]
Eromanga residents are advised that the design and construction of the new water treatment plant is complete and the final commissioning and testing will be undertaken later this month. It is very important for all home owners and residents that do not have functioning hot water systems to arrange for the supply and installation of a hot water system for t… [Read more]
Council would like to extend their congratulations to the following groups who were successful in round 1 of the Community Grant Program. Council Mayor, Stuart Mackenzie, says these grants will support important community initiatives which in turn will strengthen our community.
Council has allocated $30,000 in the 2014/15 budget for this program. “Council … [Read more]
A comprehensive and informative document that details a guide on drought assistance and support programs for rural areas has been developed by Sgt Trevor Mergard, Queensland Police Service in Longreach.
Kangaranga Do is on again on Tuesday 02 September 2014! Any community members or community groups interested in having stalls and/or activities on the night need to register their interest with the organisers. For further information or to book a stall / activity please contact Jenny Hewson (4656 1311) or Janelle Cassol (4656 0540).
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