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GOONDIWINDI TOWN COMMON

Goondiwindi Town Common is currently OPEN (last updated 26 May 2022).

GOONDIWINDI NATURAL HERITAGE AND WATER PARK

Goondiwindi Natural Heritage & Water Park (Water/ Ski Park) waterways are currently OPEN (last updated 26 May 2022)

Goondiwindi Natural Heritage & Water Park (Water/ Ski Park) park, children's play area and walking tracks are currently OPEN (last updated 26 May 2022)

WATER INTERRUPTIONS

Council are investigating a reported water issue at Jacaranda section Jabiru Drive - reported 26 May 2022 - 11.49am.

WATER MAIN CONSTRUCTION - INGLEWOOD

Council wishes to advise that water main construction works will be undertaken from the corner of Chilcott Street and Callandoon Street, Inglewood, under the MacIntyre Brook up to the town water supply reservoir. Contractors working on behalf of Council, will be undertaking these works starting the week commencing 20 June 2022 and will continue until the end of August, weather permitting. During these works there will be no access to the park area near the river at the end of Chilcott Street. Council will endeavour to keep interruptions to a minimum and affected properties will be advised prior to any water supply interruptions. 

WATER MAIN UPGRADE - FRIDESWIDE STREET

Council wishes to advise that water main replacement works have commenced along Frideswide Street, from Marshall Street through to Macintyre Lane Goondiwindi. Contractors working on behalf of Council, will be undertaking these works for a period of approximately six (6) weeks, subject to preceding works and weather conditions. In order to facilitate these works there may be traffic and water supply interruptions during the course of the works. Council will endeavour to keep interruptions to a minimum and affected properties have been advised via a letter box drop.

Map of affected area below

Frideswide Street Water Main Upgrade

Frideswide water main upgrade plan

WATER MAIN UPGRADE WORKS - FRIDESWIDE STREET, GOONDIWINDI

To undertake the connection to the new water main in Frideswide Street, Council would like to advise that between 9:00am & 2:30pm on Tuesday 31 May, Wednesday 1 June 2022 & Thursday, 2 June 2022 some residents may experience interruptions to their water supply as Council Contractors, A1 Earthworks, carry out these works.

Due to these works, residents may also experience possible discolouration and air in your water. When the supply is restored, simply run your taps for a few minutes to clear the system.

A written notice has been sent to the properties that may be affected. Council is aware of the impact that these works may have and will endeavour to minimise any disruptions.

Map below of the affected town area:

map of affected area of frideswide street water main upgrade works 31 may

REDUCED WATER PRESSURE - FRIDESWIDE STREET, GOONDIWINDI

In order to undertake the connection of the northern section of the new water main in Frideswide Street, Council would like to advise that between Wednesday 25th May and Friday 27th May 2022 residents south of Macintyre Lane and in Lilly Drive, Gibson Street and Raymond Terrace, may experience reduced pressure in your water supply.

Whilst you can still use your water normally, it would be appreciated if you could minimise your water use during this time by not watering your lawn.

A written notice has been sent to the properties that may be affected. Council is aware of the impact that these works may have and will endeavour to minimise any disruptions.

Maps below of the affected town areas:

map of area of reduced water pressure in Frideswide Street goondiwindi

 

Water main upgrade map may 22

IMPROVEMENT TO TOWN WATER SUPPLY - GOONDIWINDI

As part of Goondiwindi Regional Council’s works to improve the town’s water supply service, Council has installed new Booster Pumps to increase the town’s water pressure, in accordance with the Water Supply Code of Australia 3.1 requirements. 

Residents can expect to notice higher water pressures and flow rates. Residents should also monitor their property’s plumbing network for any sudden water leaks due to age and general wear and tear.

TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF BRIGALOW RESERVE

Brigalow Reserve (described as Lot 242 on MH735) is currently CLOSED to the general public to enable the restoration / rehabilitation of the area (last updated 6 October 2021).

To clarify, the reserve will remain available to travelling stock as/when required however it will be closed to the general public for recreational purposes.

PUBLIC NOTICE

Local Government Act 2009

Goondiwindi Regional Council (Making of Local Law) Website Notice (No. 1) 2021

Title

  1. This notice may be cited as Goondiwindi Regional Council (Making of Local Law) Website Notice (No. 2) 2021.

Making of subordinate local law

  1. Goondiwindi Regional Council (the “Council”) has, by resolution dated the 24th day of November 2021, made Animal Management (Amendment) Subordinate Local Law (No. 1) 2021.

Subordinate local law amended

  1. The subordinate local law referred to in paragraph 2 amends Subordinate Local Law No.  2 (Animal Management) 2011.  

Authorising local law

  1. Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2011 authorises the making of Animal Management (Amendment) Subordinate Local Law (No. 1) 2021.

Purpose and general effect

  1. The purpose and general effect of Animal Management (Amendment) Subordinate Local Law (No. 1) 2021 is as follows:-
    1. to amend the circumstances when the keeping of animals is prohibited;
    2. to amend the circumstances when an approval is required in respect of the keeping of animals;
    3. to prescribe minimum standards for the keeping of animals; and
    4. to prescribe public places where animals are prohibited.

Inspection

  1. A copy of the subordinate local law referred to in paragraph 2 may be—
    1. inspected and purchased at Council’s public office and
    2. viewed by the public on the website of Council; and viewed by the public on the website of the Department of Local Government.

WATER METER REPLACEMENT

Goondiwindi Regional Council is undertaking a Water Meter Replacement program for older water meters within the regional Council area.

Council officers will be accessing properties to replace older water meters, please make sure it is easily accessible and free from obstructions.

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/BushfireSafety/Neighbourhood-Safer-Places/lgas/Pages/Goondiwindi-Regional-Council.aspx

MAYOR VISITS

The Honourable Councillor Lawrence Springborg, AM - Mayor of the Goondiwindi Regional Council will be working from Inglewood and Texas from 9am to 12.30pm on a regular basis as follows:

  • Texas:  Second Tuesday of the month at the Texas Cultural Centre
  • Inglewood:  Fourth Friday of the month at the Inglewood Civic Centre

He will also be available in Goondiwindi by appointment.

On occasion the days may change due to other commitments.

Please telephone 07 4671 7437 if you would like to make an appointment.

GOONDIWINDI ARGUS

around council advertisement goondiwindi argus 18 May 2022

 

MACINTYRE GAZETTE

around council macintyre gazette advertisement 19 may 2022