Barcaldine Regional Council's Draft Corporate Plan for the period 2015 to 2019 is now open for public comment. The Corporate Plan outlines Councils' vision and strategies for the next 5 years. Comments can be forwarded to email@example.com or posted to PO Box 191, Barcaldine Qld 4725. Comments close on Monday 10th March 2014.
Is your town looking for the opportunity to celebrate their unique identity through the creation of a sculpture, story wall mural, theatre or musical performance or anthology of short stories or poetry inspired by residents ideas? Are local artist in your community interested to develop their skills and create unique cultural products and experience?
Notice is hereby given of the following holidays gazetted for the Barcaldine Regional Council for 2014:- 21 May 2014 - Public Holiday in Alpha and Jericho area for the Alpha Annual Show; 10 September 2014 - Public Holiday in Barcaldine for Westech Field Day; and 4 November 2014 - Special or Bank Holiday in Aramac and Muttaburra areas for the Melbourne Cup.
In accordance with the Animal Management (Cats & Dogs) Act 2008 introduced in Queensland from 1st July 2009, animal owners are required to register their animals within 14 days of becoming the owner of a cat or dog. In 2012, Barcaldine Regional Council introduced a "once only" registration fee for cats and dogs which were "Desexed & Microchipped".
Barcaldine Regional Council adopted the 2014 budget at its meeting held in Muttaburra on Wednesday 26th June 2013. Ratepayers can expect an overall average rate increase of 3.28% for the 2014 financial year. This is in line with the Council Cost Index of 3.3%.
This is a fascinating account of the history of the Jericho Shire. With over 800 People named, 86 + Photographs, 55 + Archival Extracts, 24 Maps, Plans and Tables, along with detailed Appendices and Index.