Expressions of interest closing at 5.00pm on Friday 31 March 2017 are now invited for Expressions of Interest for the 2017-2018 Regional Arts Development Program. Before submitting an EOI please ensure you read the RADF Program Guidelines.  The guidelines and application form can be downloaded on the Arts and Culture page of this website or by clicking h[Read more]

Council wishes to advise that the Quilpie Aerodrome will be closed to all aircraft (except the RFDS in case of emergency) from 6am Saturday 25 February to 6pm Sunday 26 February due to maintenance work on the runway.

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Quilpie Shire Council is inviting submissions, comments and suggestions on the draft 2017-2022 Corporate Plan. The Corporate Plan is Council’s principle guiding document that provides a framework for Council to plan and undertake its business and service delivery over the next five years. The plan will be effective from 01 July 2017 to 30 June 2022.  The [Read more]

Applications closing at 5.00pm on Friday 31 March 2017 are now invited for ROUND THREE of the 2016-2017 Regional Arts Development Program. Before submitting an application please ensure you read the RADF Program Guidelines.  The guidelines and application form can be downloaded on the Arts and Culture page of this website or by clicking here.

Council wishes to remind residents that hay brought into the shire has the potential to carry noxious weeds (in particular Parthenium Weed).  No hay which may have been contaminated with Parthenium is permitted in the Quilpie Shire Council area and severe penalties may apply. Parthenium is a vigorous species that colonises weak pastures with sparse ground c[Read more]
Expressions of Interest closing at 4.00pm on Friday 03 March 2017 are invited from energetic and committed persons to manage and operate the Quilpie Swimming Pool complex under a Lease Agreement for a 3 year period (with the option to extend). With a base salary payable to you, the Lessee will have coaching rights and kiosk trading rights at the premises. W[Read more]
On Friday 20 January, the Quilpie Shire Council Australia Day Awards recognised members of our community who made an outstanding contribution to the community throughout 2016. RECIPIENTS OF AWARDS ·       Citizen of the Year – Philippa Ware ·       Community Group Award – William Watts ·       Sports and Recreation Award – David Ke[Read more]
In accordance with the provisions of Section 277 (1) of the Local Government Regulation 2012, notice is hereby given of the days and times when ordinary meetings will be held in 2017. Meetings are generally held on the second Friday of the month, commencing at 9.30am, but are subject to change, in which case a public notice will be issued. The following meet[Read more]
Have you noticed new species of weeds emerging where drought fodder was fed to livestock? The prolonged and extensive drought and many sources of fodder has resulted in elevated weed risks in many regions across Queensland. A new project aimed at improving fodder management and weed identification practices associated with fodder use in Queensland’s drough[Read more]
Important Information for Livestock Owners Following the commencement of the Biosecurity Act 2014, if you are the owner of 1 or more livestock i.e. cattle, sheep, goats, pigs or horses; or 100 or more designated birds; or 1 or more beehives you must register to become a Registrable Biosecurity Entity. Registration forms are available for collection at Counci[Read more]
Notice of Impounded Stock
Two unbranded polled Hereford X Santa heifers approximately twelve months old have been impounded by Quilpie Shire Council after being located on a property approximately 65km north east of Quilpie lRead More
RADF 2017/18 Expressions of Interest
Expressions of interest closing at 5.00pm on Friday 31 March 2017 are now invited for Expressions of Interest for the 2017-2018 Regional Arts Development Program. Before submitting an EOI please enRead More
Robot Roadshow
Coming to the Quilpie Library next Thursday 23 February, the Robot Roadshow will feature the latest technologies libraries are using to get their communities excited about science, technology, engineeRead More
National Disability Insurance Scheme Information Session
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is rolling out across Toowoomba and west to the borders from January 1 2017. The NDIA will conduct local NDIS information sessions for people with disaRead More
Airport Closure
Council wishes to advise that the Quilpie Aerodrome will be closed to all aircraft (except the RFDS in case of emergency) from 6am Saturday 25 February to 6pm Sunday 26 February due to maintenance worRead More
Draft Corporate Plan 2017-2022 – Comments Sought
Quilpie Shire Council is inviting submissions, comments and suggestions on the draft 2017-2022 Corporate Plan. The Corporate Plan is Council’s principle guiding document that provides a frameworkRead More
RADF Round Three Now Open!
Applications closing at 5.00pm on Friday 31 March 2017 are now invited for ROUND THREE of the 2016-2017 Regional Arts Development Program. Before submitting an application please ensure you read the Read More
Notice to Livestock Owners
Council wishes to remind residents that hay brought into the shire has the potential to carry noxious weeds (in particular Parthenium Weed).  No hay which may have been contaminated with Parthenium iRead More
Bank Holiday 2017
Pursuant to Section 4 of the Holidays Act 1983, the Minister for Employment and Industrial Relations, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs has appointed Friday 28 April 2017 a hRead More
Lease of Quilpie Swimming Pool Complex
Expressions of Interest closing at 4.00pm on Friday 03 March 2017 are invited from energetic and committed persons to manage and operate the Quilpie Swimming Pool complex under a Lease Agreement for aRead More