Goondiwindi Named Queensland’s Best Regional Town

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Well It’s Official -The nation’s leading national newspaper has crowned Goondiwindi the best country town in Queensland. The article, published today in The Australian, found Goondiwindi outperformed all other Queensland country towns thanks to its ‘surprise package’ of above-average income, … [Read more...]

New Plans for Goondi Town Park

Goondiwindi Town Park

It’s a make over- The Goondiwindi Town Park is set to receive a makeover to improve its functionality for the local community. The move follows a request to Council from the Goondiwindi RSL Sub Branch and will include the construction of a new rotunda along with an improved landscape … [Read more...]

Waste Changing in Goondiwindi Region

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It’s piles of garbage that’s been dominating some of the Goondiwindi Councils’ time and a new approach is on the way. Dealing with waste throughout the Region will change in the new financial year with the introduction of kerbside recycling in all urban areas, transfer stations in Toobeah, … [Read more...]

Paving the Way to Future Development

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Goondiwindi Regional Council has adopted its new planning scheme at a Special Meeting this week, replacing the three existing planning schemes for the former Goondiwindi Town, Waggamba Shire and Inglewood Shire Councils. All new development applications lodged with Council will now be assessed … [Read more...]

Algae Farm Concerns

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An application to create an Algae Farm in the Goondiwindi Region is now being thoroughly examined by the Regional Council following concerns raised by nearby locals. Mayor Graeme Scheu says Council has now received a petition and thirteen properly made submissions against the … [Read more...]