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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]
Together Through Tough Times – a new grant program to help drought-affected communities – Round one Closes 1st August 2014 The Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal (FRRR) new grant program supports regional, rural and remote communities in Queensland and the Northern Tablelands region of NSW who are doing it tough due to the ongoing drought. The p[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.

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Are you interested in representing the community on the Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) Committee?  Expressions of Interest are now being called for the appointment of representatives from Quilpie, Eromanga, Adavale, Toompine and Cheepie.  If you would like to nominate please contact Jocelyn Hall at the Council Office on 4656 0500 or email radf@quilp[Read more]
Applications for the First Round 2014-2015 of Regional Arts Development Funding are now being sought and must be received by Council no later than 12 noon Wednesday 30 July 2014.  Individuals, groups or organisations may apply for funding to support one off, short term projects that offer professional arts, culture and heritage opportunities. View the full [Read more]

Taylorswim, the new lessees of the Quilpie Town Pool will be conducting Bronze Medallion and Pool Lifeguard courses at the Quilpie Swimming Pool on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 August 2014.  To register your interest, or for further information please email Carolynn Taylor directly at taylorswim@iprimus.com.au.

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Council is delighted to welcome Derek and Carolynn Taylor (Taylorswim) as the new Lessees of the Quilpie Pool. Derek and Carolynn will be arriving in Quilpie at the end of July and are looking forward to commencing the summer season at the Pool.  The family are relocating from Tasmania where Derek has been the Head Coach of the Launceston Aquatic Club and [Read more]
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). View the advertisemen[Read more]
What’s On at the Library
Have you visited the Quilpie Library lately?  There are a wide range of things to do from free inte[more]
Round One Community Grants Awarded
Council would like to extend their congratulations to the following groups who were successful in ro[more]
Community Funding Available
Together Through Tough Times – a new grant program to help drought-affected communities – Round [more]
Drought Support Information – Bush Bible
A comprehensive and informative document that details a guide on drought assistance and support prog[more]
Expression of Interest – RADF Committee
Are you interested in representing the community on the Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) Commit[more]
Regional Arts Development Fund Now Open
Applications for the First Round 2014-2015 of Regional Arts Development Funding are now being sought[more]
Bronze Medallion & Pool Lifeguard Courses
Taylorswim, the new lessees of the Quilpie Town Pool will be conducting Bronze Medallion and Pool Li[more]
Quilpie Pool Lessees
Council is delighted to welcome Derek and Carolynn Taylor (Taylorswim) as the new Lessees of the Qu[more]
Kangaranga Do Expressions of Interest for Stalls
Kangaranga Do is on again on Tuesday 02 September 2014!  Any community members or community groups [more]
AVGAS Supply Quilpie Airport
At the Ordinary Meeting of Council held Tuesday 11 March 2014 Council resolved that, effective 01 Ap[more]