The 2016 Local Government Quadrennial Elections will be held on Saturday, 19 March 2016. The election for Quilpie Shire Council will be conducted by full postal ballot voting. Nominations are now open and must be received by the Returning Officer no later than 12 noon Tuesday 16 February 2016. The Returning Officer for the Quilpie Shire Council electio… [Read more]
Want to work on Australia’s biggest logistical exercise, earn great money, and be part of a dynamic team?
If the answer is yes, register your interest for one of the many new and exciting roles that will become available across the country to support Australia’s Census of Population and Housing on 9 August 2016.
The Register of Interest is now open. If y… [Read more]
In accordance with the provisions of Section 277 (4) of the Local Government Regulation 2012, notice is hereby given of a change to the scheduled Ordinary Meetings of Council for February 2016.
The upcoming Ordinary Meeting of Council will be held in the Council Board Room, 50 Brolga Street, Quilpie on Monday 15 February commencing at 9:30am.
Subsequent Ordi… [Read more]
After School craft activities will commence on Monday 01 February 2016.
School age children are welcome to join Michelle every Monday afternoon from 3:30 – 4:30pm at the Quilpie Shire Library.
Come along and have a great time.
For further information please contact Michelle Donohue on (07) 4656 0500.
Council would like to give a big congratulations to the following recipients of 2016 Australia Day Awards:
Citizen of the Year – Traci Jones
Community Group Award – David Paulsen
Outstanding Achievement Award – David Kent
Outstanding Junior Achievement Award – Travis Baker
Sports and Recreation Award – Joe Hennessy
Certificat… [Read more]
After School activities commence on Wednesday 03 February 2016
The Department of Transport and Main Roads will be undertaking reseal works from 08 February 2016.
These scheduled works are part of our ongoing maintenance program for the South West District and are an important part of the districts overall maintenance program. Reseal works preserve the roads surface and improve the reliability of the road network.
Variou… [Read more]
The quadrennial local government elections will be held on Saturday 19 March 2016. The Quilpie Shire Council election will be conducted by full postal ballot.
Electors are reminded it is compulsory for all enrolled electors to vote in this election. It is essential that enrolled voters have their PO Box or Postal Service number correctly listed with the Elec… [Read more]
For the month of January Council is offering land in the Curlew Estate Subdivision at half price. You can purchase two adjacent blocks for the price of one to enjoy a larger allotment, or one existing block at half price! That’s just $12,500 for a standard block of land. All blocks are connected to water and sewerage, bitumen road frontage and are wi… [Read more]
The Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) AGM to elect the committee for 2016-17 will be held on Friday 12 February 2016 in the Quilpie Shire Council Boardroom at 8.00am. This will be followed by a training session for the elected Committee from 8.30am to 11.30am. Community members are invited to nominate for a position and will cover all areas of the Qu… [Read more]
Preparing a grant application can be a challenge at the best of times. Stephen Clark will be hosting a free workshop (with thanks to RADF Funding) to show you how to prepare the best possible funding submission for your projects. Bookings are essential as there are only fifteen (15) places available. The workshop will be held on Thursday 11 February 20… [Read more]