Goondiwindi Regional Council

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Get Ready Gundy Region!

Goondiwindi Regional Council actively supports and promotes many events across our region. Whether you are just passing through town, visiting family and friends or a local you better start planning for some of the feature events scheduled in the region between now and Easter 2018.

Council Awards Twin Tenders

Goondiwindi Mayor Graeme Scheu today announced that the tenders for the kerbside collection and the Goondiwindi landfill were awarded to

Council Calls Special Meeting to Finalise Waste Tenders

Mayor Councillor Graeme Scheu has today advised all tenderers and the public that a Special Meeting will be held this Friday, 28 July at 9.30am to decide the two Waste Tenders for the Goondiwindi Landfill and Kerbside Collection.

Stronger Communities Programme

WHAT would your community group do with $20,000? That’s the question Maranoa MP David Littleproud is asking as he’s seeking expressions of interest from community groups to apply for funding under the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Programme.

Council Repeals Waste Decision

Goondiwindi Regional Council today heard there was incorrect information contained in a report submitted to Council’s 12 July 2017 meeting regarding tenders for the collection of kerbside waste and another for the management of the Goondiwindi landfill site.

Mayor's Update

MAYORS UPDATE. I have today called a special meeting under section 262 of the Local Government Act is to be called on Friday 21 July at 2.30pm to consider to amend or repeal the decision made by council on Wednesday July 12 relating to the Waste Tenders.

Mayor's Statement on Waste Tender Process

It is appropriate that I explain what transpired at the Special Meeting of Council and outline some key points of the waste tender process.

Waste Tenders Awarded

Council resolved at a Special Ordinary Meeting earlier today to award contracts for the collection of kerbside waste and the management of its Goondiwindi landfill.

Mayor's Apology

Goondiwindi Regional Council Mayor Graeme Scheu has offered a formal apology to the unsuccessful applicants for the Texas Pool Tender due to an oversight that occurred following the meeting of Council on Wednesday 28 June.

New Lessee for Texas Pool

Goondiwindi Regional Council confirmed at the Ordinary Meeting of Council today that Jo Bell is to be offered the lease of the Texas Pool for a three-year period.

Texas School to Get Upgraded Parking

Goondiwindi Regional Council has approved revised concept plans for parking in front of the Texas School and crossing areas.

Maranoa MP David Littleproud - Media Statement 19/06/17

Border Rivers irrigators won’t face further buybacks under proposed Northern Basin Review.

Littering from Vehicles

Residents are reminded to ensure they cover their loads when transporting waste to avoid materials being dislodged and inadvertently littering the area.

State Government Pensioner Rebate Subsidy Scheme

Approved Pensioners are advised that application forms are now available for the State Government’s Pensioner Rate Subsidy Scheme for the year ending 30 June 2018.

Tourism Event Grant Funding

Goondiwindi Regional Council has this week approved a new funding grant budget for tourism events in the region.

Green Waste Contaminated

Council is experiencing significant issues with contamination of Green Waste at the waste management facilities located throughout the Goondiwindi Regional Council area.

Council Launches Updated Website

Goondiwindi Regional Council is pleased to announce the launch of the new, redeveloped version of our website, www.grc.qld.gov.au.

Inland Rail Finally Funded

Councillor Graeme Scheu, Mayor of Goondiwindi Regional Council is ecstatic to learn from the Budget release on Tuesday night that finally the Inland Rail will be funded.

Inglewood Flood Marker Project

Council staff will be erecting a series of colour coded Flood Markers at high traffic locations throughout the town of Inglewood to highlight to the community the potential impact of different flood events.