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A1-Jet fuel & Avgas unavailable – Gayndah Airport

A1-Jet fuel & Avgas unavailable – Gayndah Airport

Council are currently working to upgrade the computer system at Gayndah Airport. These works will take approximately 3 weeks to complete. Currently and for the duration of the upgrade A1-Jet fuel and Avgas will be unavailable. Council thanks you for your patience and...

North Burnett Celebrates 2021 Australia Day Award Recipients

North Burnett Celebrates 2021 Australia Day Award Recipients

Inspiring North Burnett residents were celebrated and congratulated at six award ceremonies held throughout the region today. "We all are aware of the challenges 2020 threw at us all, with events cancelled, sports not happening and lots of families and businesses...

North Burnett Events Masterclass Series

North Burnett Events Masterclass Series

North Burnett Event Master Class Series Linda Tillman is the managing director of the Tilma Group, a small and agile team that understand the unique challenges and opportunities that regional communities face. With experience in event management of all scale and...

Celebrate Australia Day

Celebrate Australia Day

Australia Day is a time for all Australians to come together to reflect on the past, present and future, respect one another and celebrate each other’s achievements. Over the past year our region has faced fire, drought and the coronavirus pandemic. Australia Day 2021...

Keep Safe at Waste Transfer Stations

Keep Safe at Waste Transfer Stations

Council’s new waste transfer stations are progressively coming into action.  It is important to observe safety signage and listen to all instructions given by waste attendants.

Footpath upgrade for a safer trek – Monto

Footpath upgrade for a safer trek – Monto

​ Works for a new footpath in Oxley Street and Jaycee Park, Monto will commence Monday, 18 January 2021. These works will continue for approximately two weeks with completion expected by Friday, 5 February 2021, weather permitting.     Council asks residents of the...

School Holiday Robotics and Science Shows!

School Holiday Robotics and Science Shows!

We are excited to announce that Edwooducation are coming to the North Burnett to dazzle us with some interactive school holiday workshops!Activities on offer: BeeBots: Children will work in pairs to code the BeeBot through challenges with screen free coding!  Suitable...

Mingo Crossing and Paradise Dam – IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE

Mingo Crossing and Paradise Dam – IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE

IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE 23/12/20 Due to dry conditions and low water levels Mingo Crossing and Paradise Dam have had changes to camping and water activities. Sunwater have released a safety notice that waterway users need to be aware of. "The boat ramp at Mingo...

A Step Closer to a Fruitful Economy

A Step Closer to a Fruitful Economy

For many decades North and South Burnett irrigation groups, individuals and councils, and stakeholders have advocated for water security in the region. After in-depth research and literature findings, November 2018 saw the Federal government invest $2 million as part...

‘A Plan for Generations’ Community Update

‘A Plan for Generations’ Community Update

Thank you to those community members who participated in the 'A Plan for Generations' community meetings, listening posts, telephone and online survey's.  Here is a wrap up of the information that you provided Council, along with the next steps that we will be taking...

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