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African Swine Fever

African Swine Fever

Do you manage feral pigs? Do you know what the symptoms of African swine fever are? African swine fever (ASF) is an infectious viral disease affecting domestic and feral pigs worldwide. Currently ASF is not present in Australia, but its early detection and reporting...

Burnett Highway – Gayndah TMR pedestrian facility works

Burnett Highway – Gayndah TMR pedestrian facility works

The Department of Transport and Main Roads will construct a pedestrian refuge on the Burnett Highway and replace and upgrade the existing pedestrian facilities at the Warton and Meson Street intersection in Gayndah. Commencing early April 2020 the North Burnett...

Waste Management Facility  Easter Closures

Waste Management Facility Easter Closures

North Burnett residents are advised of the following closures at the North Burnett Waste Management Facilities during the 2020 Easter period: BIGGENDEN - Normal operating hours apply EIDSVOLD - Closed Good Friday, 10 April 2020 GAYNDAH - Closed Good Friday, 10 April...

Closure of outdoor community recreational facilities

Closure of outdoor community recreational facilities

As per the Prime Ministers directive announced Sunday, 29 March 2020 all North Burnett regional public areas, public playgrounds, outside gyms and skate parks in Biggenden, Eidsvold, Gayndah, Monto, Mount Perry, Mundubbera and surrounding villages and areas will be...

Changes to Council Services

Changes to Council Services

Access to Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support services via the MyGov self-serve system in Council operated centres is vitally important for the community during this time.  North Burnett Regional Council is seeking to keep as many services operating as possible,...

Changes to North Burnett Transport Service

Changes to North Burnett Transport Service

Due to COVID-19 the North Burnett Transport Service will reduce services effective Monday, 30 March 2020. Continuing services include: Wednesday - Mundubbera to Bundaberg via Eidsvold including Monto to Ceratodus (on-demand) Thursday - Mundubbera to Bundaberg. To...

Gayndah Waste Management Facility  New operating hours

Gayndah Waste Management Facility New operating hours

North Burnett Regional Council advises that the Gayndah Waste Management Facility will commence new hours of operation Monday, 6 April 2020. These new hours are to improve operational efficiencies and operational services. See table below for hours of operation: For...

Changes to Council Services

Changes to Council Services

Effective 5pm Wednesday, 25 March 2020 As per National Cabinet restrictions issued 24 March 2020, the following non-essential facilities will be closed across the North Burnett region from 5pm today, 25 March 2020. Facility Access Libraries & Customer Service...

Changes to Public Toilet Facilities

Changes to Public Toilet Facilities

To prevent the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) NBRC will be closing some public toilet facilities in each township.  Please see which facilities are affected below: Biggenden Open: Closed: ·       Lions Park, Isis Highway ·      Apex Park, Alfred Street ·      ...

Customer Service Centres & Libraries

Customer Service Centres & Libraries

North Burnett Regional Council Customer Service and Libraries are monitoring the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation.  As we continue to monitor the situation daily, you may see further changes to Council’s Customer Service and Library Centres as we adhere to the...

Closure of Non-Essential NBRC Services

Closure of Non-Essential NBRC Services

Council wishes to advise that as per the National Cabinet Stage 1 Restrictions issued 22 March 2020, the following facilities will be closed from 12pm today until further notice: Mundubbera Gym, 4 Bauer Street, Mundubbera. Gym memberships will be extended once...

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