The Department of Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry has released the first edition of the South Queensland Drought Update. The purpose of this update is to provide an additional source of information on a variety of topics relevant to drought affected primary producers in southern Queensland. The Update supplements and summarises information available from… [Read more]
Council will be conducting a community meeting at 1.00pm on THURSDAY 02 OCTOBER 2014 at the Royal Hotel Eromanga. Council representatives will be available to discuss various issues, concerns and suggestions from members of the Eromanga Community. For more information contact Council’s Administration Office on 07 4656 0500 or email firstname.lastname@example.org… [Read more]
The Australian Government Mobile Service Centre will be visiting Quilpie in front of the Council Office, Brolga Street on Thursday 2 October 2014 from 11am until 2pm. The service offers a wide range of face to face and self service assistance for rural families, older Australians, students, job seekers, people with disability, carers, farmers and self-empl… [Read more]
Council is inviting residents across the Shire to complete a short community satisfaction survey to assist Council in evaluating its current levels of service. The survey can be downloaded by clicking here. You can return the survey to Council in the following ways:
Scan and email back to email@example.com
Fax to 07 4656 1441
Post (no stamp requi… [Read more]
Rates notices for the period 01 July to 31 December 2014 have now been issued. Discount will be allowed if payment is received by 5.00pm on 01 October 2014. Please note rural primary production properties have until 01 December to pay (as indicated on your rates notice).
If you are having difficulties paying your rates, please contact the Quilpie Shi… [Read more]
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]
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
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]
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.