Your update on Goondiwindi Regional Council works, projects and announcements.
NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING
In accordance with section 277 of the Local Government Regulation 2012 Council advises that the Special Meeting will be held
Wednesday, 19 February 2020 commencing at 9.00am
Purpose of the Special Meeting:-
- To review water restriction levels.
This meeting will take place in the Council Chambers, 4 McLean Street, Goondiwindi.
All meetings are open to the public.
ANNUAL drumMUSTER COLLECTION
drumMUSTER on farm collection is approaching and bookings are now open.
On farm processing by the contractor is available for farmers with over 400 drums. If you have over 400 empty clean drums on your property, please make a booking on 07 4671 7400 or you can phone your drumMUSTER representative for Southern Queensland, Colin Hoey, on 0428 964 576 to be included in the muster. Only properties which are booked in will be on the collection schedule.
Containers must be “Residue free with ALL lids removed” (visit www.drummuster.org.au for a list of eligible containers).
Anyone with less than 400 drums can either get together with a neighbor to accumulate enough drums to access the “on farm” service, or deliver to the Council sites at Goondiwindi, Inglewood and Texas.
The Goondiwindi Tip receives drums during opening hours. Inglewood and Texas Works depots collect by booking an appointment on 0427 574 288. Drums can be delivered at any time of year at these centres, not just during the annual collection.
There are also two (2) other drumMUSTER programs conducted in partnership with local school communities at Kioma State School & Yelarbon P & C. For Kioma please contact Will Rae on 4677 6155 or 0419 665 562. For Yelarbon please contact the school or Will Officer on 0428 457 883.
Local Government Act 2009
Goondiwindi Regional Council (Making of Local Law) Website Notice (No. 1) 2020
- This notice may be cited as Goondiwindi Regional Council (Making of Local Law) Website Notice (No. 1) 2020.
Making of local law
- Goondiwindi Regional Council (the “Council”) has, by resolution dated the 30th day of January 2020, made Local Law (Repealing) Local Law (No. 1) 2020.
Local law repealed
- Local Law (Repealing) Local Law (No. 1) 2020 repeals Local Law No. 2 (Meetings) 2008.
Purpose and general effect of local law
- The purpose and general effect of Local Law (Repealing) Local Law (No. 1) 2020 is to repeal Local Law No. 2 (Meetings) 2008.
- A copy of the local law referred to in paragraph 2 may be—
- inspected and purchased at Council’s public office; and
- viewed by the public on the website of the Department of Local Government
In order to install new bores at George Street, Goondiwindi - Water Filtration Plant, Council will be commencing temporary works from 10 February 2020 for approximately 4-5 weeks.
SHOW HOLIDAYS 2020
- Inglewood - Friday, 13 March 2020
- Goondiwindi - Friday, 1 May 2020
- Texas - Friday, 10 August 2020
BITUMEN RESEALS 2019/2020
These works have been delayed until early March 2020. Please check this website for the latest information, or call Council on 07 4671 7400.
In order to carry out routine maintenance to the roads network, the 2019/20 Bitumen Reseal Program in Goondiwindi will be undertaken early March 2020 at the following locations, subject to weather and progress of proceeding works:
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:
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 5 February 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 OPEN (last updated 13 June 2019)