Monto Community Hall external painting

Following North Burnett Regional Council’s successful application for funding through Round 2 of the State Government’s ‘Works for Queensland’ (W4Q) program for regional Councils to help stimulate growth and improve minor infrastructure across regional Queensland,...

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Show Holiday – 13-08-18

Biggenden - Gayndah - Eidsvold - Monto - Mount Perry North Burnett residents and visitors to the region are advised that Monday, 13 August 2018 has been declared a holiday for the North Burnett Region - Biggenden, Eidsvold, Gayndah, Monto and Mount Perry areas for the...

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Show Holiday – Monday 13 August 2018

Biggenden, Eidsvold, Gayndah, Monto and Mount Perry North Burnett residents and visitors to the region are advised that Monday, 13 August 2018 has been declared a holiday for the North Burnett Region - Biggenden, Eidsvold, Gayndah, Monto and Mount Perry areas for the...

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North Burnett Regional Council

The North Burnett is located in Queensland, approximately four hours drive north of Brisbane and one hour west of Bundaberg. The region encompasses six main townships - Biggenden, Eidsvold, Gayndah, Monto, Mt Perry and Mundubbera which service around twenty-five villages and farming catchments.
North Burnett Regional Council
North Burnett Regional CouncilSunday, August 19th, 2018 at 7:00pm
Calling all treasure hunters!! North Burnett Regional Council Libraries are celebrating Children’s Book week from 20 through to 24 August. Join us for a treasure hunt @ your local library during opening hours, 8:30-11:30 & 12:30-4:30 pm.
Children’s book week brings communities together to celebrate Australian children’s literature. For further information see the flyer below. #NBRClibraries #NorthBurnettEvents #northburnett #Biggenden #Gayndah #Eidsvold #Monto #Mundubbera #MtPerry
North Burnett Regional Council
North Burnett Regional CouncilSunday, August 19th, 2018 at 1:37pm
UPDATE - Binjour (north west of Gayndah) – bushfire as 7pm Sun 19 Aug - 19th August 2018 7:00 PM

The previous bushfire warning has changed.
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews will continue to monitor a bushfire burning near Binjour Road and Binjour Branch Creek Road, Binjour. The fire continues to travel in an easterly direction towards Mount Perry and is posing no threat to property at this time. Smoke may affect nearby areas. If affected, residents are asked to close windows and doors. Those suffering a respiratory condition should keep their medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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STAY INFORMED: Binjour bushfire (north west of Gayndah) as at 12.40 pm Sunday, 19 August, 2018. 19th August 2018 12:40 PM - Bushfire warning level: ADVICE

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) advises there is a bushfire in Binjour (north west of Gayndah).

You need to keep up to date and decide what actions you will take if the situation changes.

Currently as at 12.40pm a bushfire is near Binjour Road and Binjour Branch Creek Road. It is travelling in an easterly direction towards Mount Perry.

People in the area will be affected by smoke, which will reduce visibility and air quality.

Properties are not under direct threat at this time. Call Triple Zero (000) immediately if you believe you or your property is under threat.

WHAT YOU SHOULD DO:
• Listen to your local radio station or visit the Rural Fire Service (RFS) website for regular updates.
• If you have a bushfire survival plan, refer to it now and be ready to follow it.
• If you do not have a bushfire survival plan, or if your plan is to leave, identify where you will go if the situation changes.
• Close windows and doors to minimise smoke exposure.
• If you suffer from a respiratory condition, keep your medication close by.
• Drive with caution in low visibility conditions.
• Contact your neighbours to see if they need help preparing for the bushfire.
• Consider finding your essential items (e.g., identification documents, prescription medication, food and water, and protective clothing such as a long-sleeved cotton shirt and trousers, and boots) in case you need to leave.
• Consider what you will do to protect your pets and livestock.
• Drink plenty of water to stay hydrated.
• Advise family and friends of your intended actions if the situation changes.

KEEP UP TO DATE BY:
• Following QFES on Facebook (@QldFireandRescueService) and Twitter (@QldFES)
• Staying tuned to your local radio station. Find your local ABC radio station at https://radio.abc.net.au/help/offline and your local commercial radio station at http://www.commercialradio.com.au/find-a-station/queensland;
• Visiting the Rural Fire Service (RFS) website at www.ruralfire.qld.gov.au/map

FURTHER INFORMATION:
• For bushfire preparation tips, visit the RFS website: www.ruralfire.qld.gov.au/BushFire_Safety
• For information about road closures, call 13 19 40 or visit www.qldtraffic.qld.gov.au

The next update will be provided when the situation changes.
#NorthBurnett #GetReadyNorthBurnett #QFES #Gayndah #Mundubbera #MtPerry
North Burnett Regional Council
North Burnett Regional CouncilSaturday, August 18th, 2018 at 11:00am
Calling all treasure hunters!! North Burnett Regional Council Libraries are celebrating Children’s Book week from this Monday 20 through to Friday, 24 August. Join us for a treasure hunt @ your local library during opening hours, 8:30-11:30am & 12:30-4:30pm. Children’s book week brings communities together to celebrate Australian children’s literature. For further information see the flyer below. #NorthBurnett #NorthBurnettLibraries #NorthBurnettEvents #Biggenden #Gayndah #Eidsvold #Monto #Mundubbera #MtPerry
North Burnett Regional Council
North Burnett Regional CouncilSaturday, August 18th, 2018 at 7:00am
Have you booked your seat at the table yet??? Mundubbera's Long Table Moonlit Masquerade Banquet on the banks of the river will be held Saturday, 15 September. Commencing 6pm with champagne & canapes on arrival. Don't miss out on this wonderful evening of fine dining. For tickets & further information see the flyer below.. #Mundubbera #NorthBurnettEvents #SmilingforSmiddy #NorthBurnett
North Burnett Regional Council
North Burnett Regional CouncilSaturday, August 18th, 2018 at 7:00am
BOOK BINGO!!! North Burnett Regional Council is celebrating Senior’s week from 18 – 26 August. Join us for Bingo with a twist @ your local library. Book Bingo commences 9.30am: Wednesday, 22 August in Gayndah, Monto & Mt Perry - Thursday, 23 August in Eidsvold - Friday, 24 August in Biggenden & Mundubbera. Residents & visitors are also invited to call into their local library to view a display themed ‘Let’s come together Queensland’. For further information see the flyer below.. #NorthBurnett #NorthBurnettLibraries #NorthBurnettEvents

Gayndah Waste Management Facility closed 20-08-18

Gayndah residents are advised that due to operational issues the Gayndah Waste Management Facility will be closed Monday, 20 August 2018. The Gayndah Waste Management Facility will reopen as per normal operating hours on Wednesday, 22 August 2018. Please refer to the...

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Road Closure – Mungungo

Cahalane Road (at Waratah Bridge) As part of North Burnett Regional Council’s NDRRA program, Cahalane Road (at Waratah Bridge), Mungungo, will be closed from Monday, 30 July 2018 for approximately 1 month whilst flood recovery (Betterment) works, including...

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Road Closure – Monal Rd, Monal

At Dahatlers Bridge. As part of North Burnett Regional Council’s NDRRA program, Monal Road (at Dahatlers Bridge), Monal, will be closed from Monday, 03 September 2018 for approximately 1 month whilst flood recovery (Betterment) works, including construction of...

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Interruption to water supply – Gayndah 08-08-18

Spencer and Queen Streets Council advises that the water supply to premises connected to the Gayndah Reticulated Water Supply in Spencer and Queen Streets, Gayndah will be interrupted on Wednesday, 8 August between the hours of 9.30am and 12.00noon for water mains...

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Gayndah Sports Field temporary closure

Friday, 24 to Monday, 27 August 2018 Sporting clubs, organisations and recreational users of Gayndah Sports Ground are advised that Council is undertaking clover spraying of the sports field from Friday, 24 to Monday, 27 August 2018.  Residents are asked to refrain...

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Exciting new direction as Council appoints its new CEO

    Mayor Rachel Chambers is pleased to advise that the North Burnett Regional Council has finalised the appointment of its new Chief Executive Officer. “It is my pleasure to inform the North Burnett community that at a Special Meeting on Wednesday, 25 July...

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Asbestos

Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral found in the ground. It contains strong fibres that have excellent durability, fire resistance and insulating properties. Asbestos can affect your health if fibres are breathed into the lungs. Most fibres are removed by your...

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Work to commence at Gayndah Swimming Pool

North Burnett Regional Council Mayor Cr Rachel Chambers wishes to advise that improvement works at the Gayndah Swimming Pool will soon commence, with Council progressing the demolition of the existing amenities and kiosk through Council’s 2018-19 Capital Budget....

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Sunday, August 19th, 2018 at 10:11am
STAY INFORMED: Binjour bushfire (north west of Gayndah) as at 12.40 pm Sunday, 19 August, 2018.
19th August 2018 12:40 PM
Bushfire warning level: ADVICE

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) advises there is a bushfire in Binjour... https://t.co/KQuZfvSbEE
Friday, August 17th, 2018 at 12:31pm
Interested community members are invited to a public consultation session on the future of sport and recreation in Queensland. Share your ideas on:
• supporting Queenslanders to be more physically active;
•... https://t.co/xLoL1SgGDP
Friday, August 17th, 2018 at 6:27am
The next BIEDO - North Burnett Ag network meeting will commence 5.30pm Tuesday, 28 August @ the Gayndah Community Hall. This meeting will focus on: Vegetation Management. Representatives from Department of... https://t.co/sy0p1EbSt5
Friday, August 17th, 2018 at 5:33am
The Australian Government is inviting applications via an open process to apply for funding to support volunteers under the Volunteer Grants Activity. The grants form part of the Government’s work to support the... https://t.co/3ezv973wsZ
Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 at 12:26pm
Is it just me or are these cattle feeling a little patriotic? (Almost nailing an outline of Australia). Eidsvold Cattle Drive cattle 2018 on their way to RM Williams Bush Learning centre. Thanks to Andrew McInnes Photography. https://t.co/zhsV4SFAnz MayorNBQLD photo
Sunday, March 18th, 2018 at 2:36pm
Thanks for coming @GlennButcherMP, community have embraced this project and are off and running. Bring on the tourist season. You'll have to come back for a camp oven stew and a show. https://t.co/xcd7ChBEzF
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Glenn Butcher @GlennButcherMP
What an awesome day in the North Burnett area Officially the Opening the RM Williams Australian Bush Learning Centres Tourism Enhancement Project @StirlHinchliffe @katejonesqld @MayorNBQLD https://t.co/ElkyNQUc5O
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