Campers Take Care

Lake Coolmunda

Whilst the town of Goondiwindi has had very little rain to speak of, there have been considerable falls of rain in the catchment areas and council is asking all to keep rising river levels in mind. Mayor Councillor Graeme Scheu says last week saw significant falls of rain to the east of Coolmunda … [Read more...]

Welcome Boost to local Economy

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Goondiwindi Regional Council Mayor Graeme Scheu has welcomed the allocation of $1.38 million in state funding for projects across the region. Mayor Scheu says the funds will be put to work in the next few weeks. “Council has identified projects across the whole region including upgrades to … [Read more...]

It’s Not About the Cash – It’s the Law

Pup

Councillor Rob Mackenzie is keen to set the record straight as Council begins its a Annual Inspection Program-It’s not a revenue raising exercise, it’s the law. “The reality is that registering your dog, pool safety and building rules are all state government laws that Council must … [Read more...]

Easter on The Macintyre set to Rumble

Easter On the Macintyre

It’s one of the regions most favoured and flavoured events - Easter On the Macintyre and the organising committee are wasting no time this year in ensuring the 2017 Event surpasses previous years for family, friends and fun. The Easter long weekend that falls later in April this year, with event … [Read more...]

Let’s Keep It Clean

Bin not laden

There’s a plea for assistance to locals, travellers, and users of the regions roadways to make use of the rubbish and roadside collection facilities….and when you do, make sure you use them effectively. And locals shouldn’t be using them as ‘an additional” bin for household waste. Councils … [Read more...]

Over 500 Caravanners Expected in Gundy

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  No, it’s not an invasion- but from the 18th – 24th September this year, Goondiwindi is expecting an influx of over 500 people, in 250 vans, to converge at the Goondiwindi Showgrounds for the Caravan Clubs of Queensland 40th State Rally. So, Council is now looking for locals to pitch in … [Read more...]

Australia Day Ambassador – Texas/Inglewood

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Ms Nerelie Teese, an award winning Australian Bush Poet, will be joining the Texas/Inglewood Australia Day Celebrations for 2017 as an Ambassador. The daughter and grand-daughter of dairy farmers, Nerelie Teese grew up near Echuca in northern Victoria before her family moved to Beaudesert in … [Read more...]