Mother-of-millions  – Restricted invasive plant

Mother-of-millions – Restricted invasive plant

  Did you know that mother-of-millions, native to Madagascar, is classed as a restricted invasive plant under the Biosecurity Act 2014? The Act requires everyone to take all reasonable and practical steps to minimise the risks associated with invasive plants and...
Holding an Event? Need Garbage Bins?

Holding an Event? Need Garbage Bins?

  Did you know that local Not-For-Profit community groups and organisations holding events in the North Burnett can apply for a fee waiver from Council for use of Council owned equipment such as bins? The process is simple… just complete an ‘Application For...
Do You Need a Food Business Licence???

Do You Need a Food Business Licence???

It is a requirement under the Queensland Food Act 2006 that all food businesses operating certain food handling activities such as restaurants/cafes must hold a Food Business Licence with their Local Council. A home based business or market stall are popular ways to...
Do you have Bunny Ears?

Do you have Bunny Ears?

North Burnett Regional Council has discovered ‘Bunny Ears’ in the region. North Burnett Regional Council Mayor, Cr Rachel Chambers advised that Bunny Ears is closely related to prickly pear and was originally introduced as an ornamental plant which could be found in...
Avoid mosquito bites

Avoid mosquito bites

Protect yourself against mosquito bites.  Not only are they irritating, mozzie bites can also spread disease. Different types of disease-carrying mosquitoes can bite at different times of the day, so it’s important to be vigilant at all times. Install or repair...