(31-03-17) Ex Tropical Cyclone Debbie Update

(31-03-17) Ex Tropical Cyclone Debbie Update

Public Information Announcement 12 (1400 hrs) With clear weather reported at all centres, as at 2pm this afternoon the Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) based at the Local Disaster Management Coordination Centre in Gayndah has moved to return to ‘Lean Forward’...
(31-03-17) Ex Tropical Cyclone Debbie – Regional Update

(31-03-17) Ex Tropical Cyclone Debbie – Regional Update

Public Information Announcement 11 (1100 hrs) Weather Rainfall has ceased across the region with clear weather reported from all centres. The Local Disaster Management Group and Support Groups are still closely monitoring the situation and providing support where...

Dry Times…

Mayors Desk – 9 March 2017 It will come as no surprise to any of us that we have just experienced one of the hottest summers on record. Our first 40 degree day happened in mid November and the heat relentlessly continued until very recently. This heat combined...

Famil Tours

Mayor’s Desk – 23 February 2017 As I write this weeks mayor’s desk I’m sitting on a bus returning from our second successful Famil tour. Famil tours are a council initiative where bus loads (there were two today) of people interested in tourism from all...

Stronger together

Mayor’s Desk – 9 February 2017 People have often asked me if I have a favourite town, and are bewildered, if not even a little distrusting, when I tell them I don’t. Yet it is the truth. I was trying to explain to someone the other day how I see the region...