Balonne Shire Council is disappointed Senator Sarah Hanson-Young last week moved a disallowance motion on the Murray-Darling Basin Plan Amendment. The Amendment would reduce the water recovery target in the Northern Murray-Darling Basin from 390GL to 320GL.
The Balonne Shire Council has praised police and community members for proactively working against drugs in our region. Today saw the culmination of the Queensland Police Operation Oscar Kohl which saw a large number of people arrested in St George and nearby areas for drug and property related offences.
The Balonne Shire Council’s adoption of a four-year economic development plan places its focus on four economic pillars – sheep and cattle grazing; grain and cotton; horticulture; and tourism and events.