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Review Council’s Draft Waste and Recycling Plan 2020-2025

Review Council’s Draft Waste and Recycling Plan 2020-2025

Council has developed a draft Waste Reduction & Recycling Plan 2020-2025 for the region and is seeking community feedback.  The Waste Reduction and Recycling Act 2011 requires Council to develop and implement a Waste Reduction and Recycling Plan (WRRP) and review...

2021 Coordinated 1080 Baiting Program

2021 Coordinated 1080 Baiting Program

The early bird gets the worm, or in this case wild dogs and feral pigs!  Expressions of interest are now open for the 2021 Coordinated 1080 Wild Dog and Feral Pig Baiting Program. If you are interested in participating in this program, please register your details by...

Wild Dog and Feral Pig Control Roadshow

Wild Dog and Feral Pig Control Roadshow

North Burnett Regional Council is offering an opportunity for landholders to participate in Feral Pig and Wild Dog Trapping Schools. The schools will be facilitated by professional vertebrate pest manager, Darren Pointon.  Workshop attendees will come away with...

Opportunity to Quote – ‘Bugger the Drought’ Regional Comedy Tour

Opportunity to Quote – ‘Bugger the Drought’ Regional Comedy Tour

Calling all Event Planning Superstars! We have an opportunity for you to Quote on the 'Bugger the Drought' Comedy Tour being held in 2021!   We are seeking a suitably qualified organisation with capacity to manage and deliver a Regional Comedy Tour within the North...

Demolition of Rotunda – Apex Park, Eidsvold

Demolition of Rotunda – Apex Park, Eidsvold

Unfortunately serious termite damage has been found in the rotunda located at Apex Park in Eidsvold this morning.  Council has decided to demolish the rotunda as it's not safe and unrepairable.   Please avoid the area whilst demolition works are being undertaken.

Screens to Boost Digital Capability in Regions Libraries

Screens to Boost Digital Capability in Regions Libraries

Council was recently awarded a $30,000 Strategic Priorities Grant from State Library of Queensland to purchase six interactive touchscreen panels. The screens will be used to improve our Libraries capacity to function as a modern hub for community members to learn,...

Thank you, Gayndah, for your feedback on the Half Basketball Court.

Thank you, Gayndah, for your feedback on the Half Basketball Court.

Thank you Gayndah! Council has listened to your feedback on the location of half basketball court to be installed at Lions Park. The court will be installed near existing facilities to allow for ease of supervision and convenient access to amenities. This project is...

Biggenden Streetscape Concept Plan Endorsed

Biggenden Streetscape Concept Plan Endorsed

Thank you to the Biggenden community who got involved and provided input into the Biggenden Streetscape Concept Design.  This is a plan for your town. One of the key topics raised by the community was parking, with business owners and residents alike wanting to...

Help Us Improve Your Council Experience

Help Us Improve Your Council Experience

We are working to improve your Council Experience. NBRC strives to provide a consistent, professional service to our customers. The Customer Experience Survey has closed.  Thank you for providing your feedback.  We look forward to providing an update soon!

Mayor celebrates commitment to Cooranga Weir

Mayor celebrates commitment to Cooranga Weir

Council and Boyne River irrigators celebrate the news that the Queensland LNP has committed $25 million towards building the long awaited Cooranga weir. “We have been advocating for over 40 years to increase water security along the Boyne River” Mayor Chambers said....

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