Simply Unique
The search is on for individuals, businesses and community groups that are making a difference in our local community through the annual Regional Achievement and Community Awards. Council Mayor, Cr Stuart Mackenzie says Quilpie Shire Council invites all residents to consider nominating an individual, business or group that is helping to reshape and inspire o[Read more]
Looking to keep the children amused during the holidays? Michelle has arranged a number of events starting Monday 29 June 2015 with fun activities at John Waugh Park for 8 to 16 years from 2.00pm until 4.00pm. Next Monday (6 July) the 5 to 16 years can all attend Bicentennial Park from 2.00pm – 4.00pm. Craft activities will be held at the Library th[Read more]
Quilpie Shire Council is calling for Expressions of Interest from experienced Wild Dog Trappers / Feral Animal Control Officers. Position Duties include monitoring and mapping activity, recording information, trapping and baiting to protect Quilpie Shire’s unique biodiversity and provide support to sheep and cattle graziers. The succsessful applicant shoul[Read more]
With funding from the Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) Council is pleased to present ‘Squaring the Wheel’ … how to complicate simple things.  This theatre-circus comedy is at the Quilpie Hall on Saturday 25 July, commencing at 6.30pm.  This award winning show will wow children and appeal to every adult’s child. Catering by Mulg[Read more]
Applications are invited for the first round of Regional Arts Development Funding (RADF) for 2015-16.  Individuals, groups or organisations may apply for funding to support projects that offer professional arts, culture and heritage opportunities.  Applications must be received no later than 2.00pm Friday 14 August 2015.  For all the details visit the [Read more]
Important information for all residents. In the next couple of weeks Medicare will stop sending cheques if you have lodged a claim for a medicare rebate etc. You MUST provide your bank account details to Medicare for a rebate to be refunded to you. To complete this process you can visit Janet at the Quilpie Library – please ensure you have your drivers[Read more]
Quilpie Shire residents….Were you thinking about heading to the BIG RED BASH in Birdsville this year? Then check this out!! “The organisers of the Birdsville Big Red Bash are pleased to announce they have an allocation of 200 tickets which will be provided FREE OF CHARGE to farm-based people who have been severely impacted by drought in the surro[Read more]
‘Driving in the Outback’ is a film clip created for the award winning ‘Stay on Track Outback’ road safety project, an initiative of the Charleville Police Patrol Group. The campaign was originally launched in 2012 to combat an increase in traffic accidents involving the caravanning and camping community travelling in Outback Queenslan[Read more]
Quilpie Shire Council has received the Master Plan Report for the long term redevelopment of Quilpie’s Bulloo Park.  Council’s Mayor, Stuart Mackenzie says following the engagement of Fulton Trotter Architects last year, Council and key user groups have endorsed the report. “Council hosted a number of community stakeholder workshops on site at Bullo[Read more]
Quilpie Shire Council is delighted to announce that Telstra mobile telephone coverage is now available in the township of Eromanga and the surrounding areas. Council Mayor, Stuart Mackenzie, says the major infrastructure project has been twelve (12) months in the making and has been a collaborative effort. “At a total cost of $800,000 Council is very grate[Read more]
Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) INFORMATION SESSION
Due to changes associated with the Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) guidelines, Council will b[more]
Road Report Issued 02 July 2015 at 8:00AM
The latest road report for Quilpie Shire was issued today 02 July 2015 at 8:00AM. All Roads in the Q[more]
Nominate a Mate!
The search is on for individuals, businesses and community groups that are making a difference in ou[more]
From the CEO Desk
For an 'easy to read' summary of the outcomes of the latest Ordinary Meeting of Council and other g[more]
School Holiday Activities
Looking to keep the children amused during the holidays? Michelle has arranged a number of even[more]
Expressions of Interest – Wild Dog Control Officer (Contract Position)
Quilpie Shire Council is calling for Expressions of Interest from experienced Wild Dog Trappers / Fe[more]
Squaring the Wheel – Date Claimer
With funding from the Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) Council is pleased to present 'Squaring [more]
Regional Arts Development Fund Applications Open
Applications are invited for the first round of Regional Arts Development Funding (RADF) for 2015-16[more]
Medicare Services Update
Important information for all residents. In the next couple of weeks Medicare will stop sending cheq[more]
Big Red Bash Ticket Giveaway!
Quilpie Shire residents....Were you thinking about heading to the BIG RED BASH in Birdsville this ye[more]
Driving in the Outback
'Driving in the Outback' is a film clip created for the award winning 'Stay on Track Outback' road s[more]
Queensland Father of the Year Nominations
Nominations for the Queensland Father of the Year competition are now open. The annual state-wide aw[more]