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 2018. 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 meeti[Read more]

Please be advised that Dog Registration fees are now overdue. To avoid a penalty all owners with outstanding registration fees are encouraged to pay immediately.

You can view the full public notice here.

As a member of South West Regional Economic Development group, Quilpie Shire Council supports the following statement from SWRED Chair Annie Liston.

For further information please contact Councillor Annie Liston on 0419 756 612.

 

Council wishes to advise that a 1080 Wild Dog Control Program is scheduled to be undertaken throughout the Quilpie Shire between Monday 4th December and Friday 22nd December 2017 If you wish to participate in the Program or would like further information in relation to the Program, please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4656 0500. You can[Read more]
On 26 January 2018, Australians all around the country will celebrate what is great about Australia. We would like you to help us celebrate what’s great about our community by nominating someone you know for an Australia Day Award. The Award categories that you can nominate in are: -Citizen of the Year -Community Group Award -Australia Day Sports and Recre[Read more]
Further to previous notices, residents in Quilpie and Eromanga are advised that an upgrade to the existing digital television transmission will occur in the FIRST TWO WEEKS OF DECEMBER 2017. The upgrade will involve a change in video format from Mpeg 2 to Mpeg 4 and in most cases, no action will be required. Your TV or set top box will automatically detect t[Read more]
Changes to Quilpie Landfill Residents are advised that due to regulatory requirements, the main disposal pit at the Quilpie Landfill has been relocated. Effective Saturday 25 November 2017, when disposing of waste please follow the directional signage in place to access the new pit (located closer to the grid). Please see the public notice for all the det[Read more]
Quilpie Shire Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from professional artists to paint murals on the twelve electricity poles located in the median strip of Brolga St, Quilpie. EOI’s will close at 2pm, Friday 15 December 2017. Please see below for the Public Notice and Commission Brief, or contact Council’s Customer Service Centre via phone, ema[Read more]

Residents are reminded of the changes to landfill operations:-
Boxes are to be flattened and disposed of in the general waste pit.
Timber and green waste is be disposed of in the designated areas.
Burning of any waste is prohibited at all times.

Click here to view the full public notice.

Applications for Round 3 RADF funding are now open!

Full details and application forms can be found here.

To view the full public notice please click here.

Please see the following Public Notice regarding a change of Council Meeting date:   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 Meeting of Council for January 2018.   The January Ordinary Meeting of Council will be held in the Council Bo[Read more]
As in previous years, Council is conducting a Christmas Lights Competition and everyone across the Shire can enter.  If you live in the towns of Quilpie, Eromanga or Adavale there is no need to nominate and judging will take place on the 18 and 19 December.  All other residents will need to nominate and send us photos of your lights no later than Monday 18[Read more]
Nominations for the Quilpie Shire Australia Day Awards are now open. The Awards will recognise members of our community who have made an outstanding contribution to the community throughout 2017.  Nominations must be received by 5.00pm on Tuesday 09 January 2018. Presentations will be made at the Australia Day Function from 6.00pm Friday 26 January 2018 at [Read more]
Since 01 December 2015 all pool fences and barriers must comply with pool safety laws. As a pool owner you must ensure the following: Your pool is FENCED Fences are MAINTAINED Damaged fencing is repaired IMMEDIATELY If your pool has the capacity to hold a minimum of 30cm of water it MUST be fenced as per the pool safety fencing laws, more information can be [Read more]
Many residents continue to take our water supply for granted by running a hot water hose into stormwater drains, down the sink, or into gutters in an effort to have constant hot water. This practice not only wastes water, it causes the sewerage treatment plant to work inefficiently, provides for a constantly wet gutter that looks unsightly and is careless. W[Read more]

Following the recent rain, residents of the Shire are reminded of the need to maintain their yards so as to be tidy and free of long grass and weeds, including all vacant land and footpaths.
Council does not maintain the footpath outside your land.

You can view the full public notice here.

Recreational shooters are asked to please refrain from dumping carcasses where they are visible to road users and people walking along roads and tracks.
This practice is unsightly and may cause a nuisance and or hazard to other road users, community members and visitors to our region.

You can view the full public notice here.

Residents and visitors are reminded that the use of firearms or other projectile type weapon on any Council controlled land without written permission from the Chief Executive is strictly prohibited.

You can view the full public notice here.

Quilpie Shire Council are offering a free Social Media training session with the wonderful Liz Ward, CEO of Digital Coaching International. Date and Time: Tuesday 5th December 8:45am – 4.30pm, Boardroom, QSC Admin Office, 50 Brolga Street, Quilpie Costs: Council is providing this workshop to business operators for FREE. What to Bring: Laptop or mobile dev[Read more]
Animal renewal notices have been issued. To take advantage of the discount full payment must be made by 30 November 2017. If you have not received your renewal notice or your dog is not registered with Council please call into the Customer Service Centre located at 50 Brolga St or phone 46560500. Registration forms can be found here: https://quilpie.qld.gov.[Read more]
Council Meeting Dates 2018
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 2018. Meetings are gRead More
Overdue Dog Registrations
Please be advised that Dog Registration fees are now overdue. To avoid a penalty all owners with outstanding registration fees are encouraged to pay immediately. You can view the full public noticeRead More
NDIA Qld South Provider Information Forums
The NDIA Qld South Provider Engagement Team will be holding NDIS Provider information forums in Western QLD in December, there are various workshops across the region. For more information please seeRead More
SWRED Qantas Media Release
As a member of South West Regional Economic Development group, Quilpie Shire Council supports the following statement from SWRED Chair Annie Liston. For further information please contact CouncillRead More
Wild Dog Control Program
Council wishes to advise that a 1080 Wild Dog Control Program is scheduled to be undertaken throughout the Quilpie Shire between Monday 4th December and Friday 22nd December 2017 If you wish to parRead More
Australia Day Awards Public Notice
On 26 January 2018, Australians all around the country will celebrate what is great about Australia. We would like you to help us celebrate what’s great about our community by nominating someone youRead More
Digital Television Upgrade Notification
Further to previous notices, residents in Quilpie and Eromanga are advised that an upgrade to the existing digital television transmission will occur in the FIRST TWO WEEKS OF DECEMBER 2017. The upgrRead More
Changes to Quilpie Landfill
Changes to Quilpie Landfill Residents are advised that due to regulatory requirements, the main disposal pit at the Quilpie Landfill has been relocated. Effective Saturday 25 November 2017,Read More
EOI Quilpie Streetscape- Painted Poles Project
Quilpie Shire Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from professional artists to paint murals on the twelve electricity poles located in the median strip of Brolga St, Quilpie. EOI's will closRead More
Connect Collaborate Celebrate
Come CONNECT COLLABORATE and CELEBRATE!!! Social Inclusion Week takes place between 25th November – 3rd December and aims to help every Australian feel valued and to give people the opportunity tRead More