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QUEEN'S BATON RELAY COMPETITIONS

As part of the Queen’s Baton Relay, the Barcaldine Regional Council are holding two competitions. One is a sporting photography competition and the other is a school children competition, comprising of four competitions for different age groups.

2018 QUEEN'S BATON RELAY

The Batonbearer order and locations have been released for the Queen's Baton Relay in Barcaldine on Saturday 10 March 2018.

2018 AUSTRALIA DAY AWARD RECIPIENTS

Barcaldine Regional Council would like to congratulate this years Australia Day Award recipients

PUBLIC NOTICE - WATER RESTRICTIONS - ALPHA

Council wishes to advise that over recent months, water consumption has been excessive and asks residents of Alpha to conserve their water consumption as much as possible.

MEETING DATES FOR 2018

In accordance with Section 277 of the Local Government Regulation 2012 notice is hereby given of the following General Meetings of Council:-

PUBLIC AND SPECIAL HOLIDAYS FOR 2018

Notice is hereby given of the following holidays gazetted for the Barcaldine Regional Council for 2018:-

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST - ARAMAC BAKERY

Aramac Bakery is hereby offered for lease. This well presented Council owned property provides the opportunity to enhance the local community and create extra employment.

'FLOWERS IN THE DUST' BOOK

The Desert Uplands region is sandwiched between the brigalow belt to the east and the Mitchell grass downs to the west. Astride the Great Dividing Range and comprising four percent of Queensland's land surface, it is a region of eroded sandstone plateaus and extensive sand plains. Little known until recent land use controversies thrust it into the limelight, the Desert Uplands support an abundant diversity of flora.

QUEENSLAND MASTER BUILDERS AWARDS WINNER - JERICHO SWIMMING POOL

Barcaldine Regional Council wishes to advise that at the Queensland Master Builders Awards held in Rockhampton on Friday 25th August 2017 the new Jericho Swmming Pool won the best Community Services Facility for Central Queensland for 2017 and will now compete in the state awards at the end of September.

BARCALDINE REGIONAL COUNCIL 2018 BUDGET

Barcaldine Regional Council adopted its 2018 Budget at a General Meeting held on Wednesday 28th June 2017. To download the 2018 Budget Documents click here.

PUBLIC PLACE ACTIVITY - INFORMATION BULLETIN

Council regulates public place activities to ensure these activities are carried out in a safe manner for road users and pedestrians.

ROADSIDE VENDORS - INFORMATION BULLETIN

Council regulates roadside vendors to ensure these activities are carried out in a safe manner for road users and pedestrians. This activity means the commercial supply of goods or services on a road. Roadside vending can involve travelling from place to place on a road and the waving down of the person operating the roadside vending by a customer (mobile roadside vending) or the activity being established in one place (stationary roadside vending). This approval does not apply to footpath dining activities.

PUBLIC NOTICE - GENERATING SALES OPPORTUNITIES FOR LOCAL TRADERS

Barcaldine Regional Council is introducing a new eProcurement process from 4 October 2016 designed to boost the local economy and drive business to local suppliers. Mayor Rob Chandler said...

OUTBACK QUEENSLAND TOURISM ASSOCIATION HALF-YEAR MEMBERSHIP PROSPECTUS 2016

It's a partnership that promotes tourism in Outback Queensland to bring visitors to our region for the economic benefit of the Outback Communities. OQTA are one of 13 recognised Regional Tourism Organisations and are the strength behind the marketing of our destination.