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Your update on Goondiwindi Regional Council works, projects and announcements.

COVID-19 - AMENDMENTS AND CLOSURES TO COUNCIL SERVICES

As per the latest advice from the Australian Government and Queensland Health, Council has applied the following closures and amendments to services:

CLOSURES:

Goondiwindi

  • Goondiwindi Library
  • Goondiwindi Cinema and Theatre
  • Council’s customer service office at 4 McLean Street, Goondiwindi
  • Goondiwindi Waggamba Community Cultural Centre
  • Goondiwindi Golden Age/ PCYC Riverview Function Centre
  • Goondiwindi Pool
  • Gilbert Oval function room - Goondiwindi 
  • Goondiwindi Customs House Museum
  • Goondiwindi Civic Centre meeting rooms 
  • Goondiwindi Art Space 
  • Goondiwindi Driver Reviver
  • Goondiwindi Town Common
  • Goondiwindi Botanic Gardens
  • Goondiwindi Natural Heritage and Water Park
  • Goondiwindi Town Park - playgrounds
  • Goondiwindi River Walk outdoor gym equipment
  • Redmond Park plaground
  • Gilbert Oval Park  playground
  • Zacka Park playground
  • Lions Park playground
  • Winton Street playground
  • Sandhurst Street playground
  • Francis Street playground
  • Riddles Oval playground and skatepark
  • McGregor Street playground

Inglewood

  • MacIntyre Sports Centre - Inglewood
  • Inglewood Library
  • Inglewood Pool
  • Inglewood Recreation Centre function room - Inglewood
  • Inglewood Heritage Centre and Australian Tobacco Museum
  • Inglewood Driver Reviver
  • Inglewood Lions Park playground, skatepark, exercise equipment and basketball court
  • Coolmunda Camping Ground
  • Coolmunda Dam - see SunWater alert for more information
  • Cunninghan Weir (no camping permitted)
  • The Pocket (no camping permitted)

Texas

  • Texas Library
  • Texas Pool
  • Texas Rabbit Works
  • Texas Art Gallery
  • Texas Memorial Hall
  • Texas Sports Centre
  • Texas Heritage Centre and Tobacco Museum
  • Texas all abilities park
  • Texas River (no camping permitted)

Small Towns

  • Yelarbon Memorial Hall
  • Yelarbon skatepark
  • Yelarbon playground
  • Talwood Recreation Grounds (no camping permitted)
  • Talwood playground
  • Weengallon Hall
  • Weengallon Recreation Grounds (no camping permitted)
  • Daymar Hall
  • Tarawera Sports Club
  • Rainbow Reserve (no camping permitted)
  • Lees Reserve (no camping permitted)
  • Yellowbank Reserve (no camping permitted)
  • Bengalla Reserve (no camping permitted)
  • Gibraltar Reserve (no camping permitted)
  • near Whyalla turnoff (no camping permitted)
  • Wyemo (no camping permitted)
  • Bungunya (no camping permitted)

AMENDMENTS:

  • Library services in Goondiwindi, Texas and Inglewood are closed, however Council is investigating alternate ways to access the library resources;
  • The Goondiwindi Library, Visitor Information Centre and Customer Service Office at 100 Marshall Street Goondiwindi, will not be opening on weekends after Saturday 28th March.

BRISBANE STREET GOONDIWINDI - WATER MAIN REHABILITATION WORKS

Council would like to advise that water main rehabilitation works are scheduled to commence in Albert Street (from Herbert Street through to the eastern end of Brisbane Street) on Monday, 23rd March 2020 for a period of approximately 5 weeks, subject to weather conditions.

To facilitate the works, Brisbane Street will be partially closed to traffic however local access to property will be maintained. 

During this period, the water supply will only be affected when the new water main is connected to the existing mains water supply, and again for a short period when each service is connected to the new pipework. Affected residents will be given 48 hours' notice prior to this occurring. 

Council would like to thank residents in advance for your cooperation and patience during this period. 

SHOW HOLIDAYS 2020

  • Goondiwindi - Friday, 1 May 2020
  • Texas - Friday, 10 August 2020

BITUMEN RESEALS 2019/2020

GOONDIWINDI

In order to carry out routine maintenance to the roads network, the 2019/20 Bitumen Reseal Program in Goondiwindi will be undertaken between Wednesday 1 April and Friday 3 April 2020 at the following locations, subject to weather and progress of proceeding works:

  • Bowen Lane
  • Bowen Street Carpark
  • Brisbane Street
  • Brook Street
  • Dillon Street
  • Fletcher Street
  • Gough Street
  • Hilderson Street
  • Hindmarsh Street
  • Lagoon Street
  • Lee Street
  • James Norman Drive
  • Leopard Tree Drive
  • Town Common Road
  • Goondiwindi Waterpark

INGLEWOOD/TEXAS

In order to carry out routine maintenance to the roads network, the 2019/20 Bitumen Reseal Program in Inglewood & Texas will be undertaken at the following locations, subject to weather and progress of proceeding works:

Texas - Monday, 6 April 2020

Inglewood - Tuesday, 7 and Thursday, 8 April 2020

  • MacDougal Street
  • Wilson Street
  • Alice Street
  • Chilcott Street
  • Elizabeth Street
  • George Street
  • Grey Street
  • Potters Road
  • Tobacco Road

Disruptions to traffic conditions will involve the closure of affected streets to all traffic during the resealing operations. Delays of up to 15 minutes can be expected.

Affected residents will be notified in writing prior to the commencement of works.

QUEENSLAND FIRE NOTIFICATIONS

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) manage fire bans and notifications about fires in our area.  Please visit their website - https://www.ruralfire.qld.gov.au/Bushfire_Safety/Neighbourhood-Safer-Places/lgas/Pages/Goondiwindi-Regional-Council.aspx

GOONDIWINDI TOWN COMMON

Goondiwindi Town Common is currently CLOSED (last updated 30 March 2020).

GOONDIWINDI NATURAL HERITAGE AND WATER PARK

Goondiwindi Natural Heritage & Water Park (Water/ Ski Park) waterways are currently CLOSED (last updated 13 June 2019)

Goondiwindi Natural Heritage & Water Park (Water/ Ski Park) park, children's play area and walking tracks are currently CLOSED (last updated 30 March 2020)

GOONDIWINDI ARGUS

goondiwindi regional council advertisements for the goondiwindi argus 18 march 2020

 

MACINTYRE GAZETTE

around council notices macintyre gazette 19 march 2020