Council News

Council regularly issues releases to the general public and media outlets. You can get these sent straight to you by subscribing to our RSS feed with your favourite reader. For comments or clarification on information published on this page, please contact Mayor Rachel Chambers on 0458 696 272.

Is your water tank running low?

Did you know that domestic water carriers are required to hold a Mobile Food Licence to comply with the Food Act 2006? With Queensland having experienced one of the driest winters on record, many North Burnett residents relying on tank water are finding this precious...

Waste Management Facilities – Hours of Operation

For the benefit of the North Burnett community below is the opening hours of your local waste management centre; you can find the fees and charges on the North Burnett Regional Council website or phone 1300 696 272 (1300 MY NBRC)....

Council progresses cost savings

Where possible, Council continues to progress cost savings throughout the region, including decommissioning of public assets which have passed their useful life. Following upgrades to the Biggenden Memorial Hall amenities funded through the State Government’s 2015-16...

Percy Hindmarsh Bridge replacement progressed

Infrastructure access and safety in the North Burnett will receive a significant boost following advice that the NBRC Percy Hindmarsh Bridge project submitted through round three of the Australian Government’s Bridges Renewal Programme has been successful, with...

Temporary delay with Gayndah Pool opening

Residents are advised that due to facility issues regarding the change room at the Gayndah Swimming Pool, the opening of the pool for the swimming season has been temporarily delayed.  Council will advise the proposed opening date once confirmed.  Council apologises...

Innovative North Burnett women wanted…

Do you know an innovative woman in our region? Are you a regional female founder who is seeking to grow international connections, learn from other female leaders from the Australian and London startup communities, and would like to understand the UK market?...

Garage Sale Trail – You still have time to register!

Now in its seventh year, Garage Sale Trail is the fire-breathing godzilla of all garage sales. It’s a giant purpose-driven marketplace powered by 150 local councils and the amazing people of Australia. With over 10,000 garage sales and stalls happening around the...

North Burnett News 07-09-17

Click here to view the latest North Burnett News as featured on page 4 of the Central and North Burnett Times 07-09-17

Chemclear

What is the ChemClear Program? The ChemClear® program is a widely recognised program that manages the risks associated with unwanted agvet chemicals. The program provides an effective, safe and convenient pathway for users to dispose of obsolete agvet chemicals in...

Regional Economic Development Growth Forum

The North Burnett, as part of the Wide Bay Burnett region, will see its achievements on display during the fourth annual Wide Bay Burnett Regional Economic Development Growth Forum to be held in Maryborough this November. The conference, jointly hosted by the Wide Bay...

Works for Queensland continues in Gayndah…

Following North Burnett Regional Council’s successful application for funding through the State Government’s ‘Works for Queensland’ (W4Q) program for regional councils to help stimulate growth and improve minor infrastructure across regional Queensland, Council...

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