The Balonne Shire, in partnership with Care Balonne, will create a welcoming and supportive multicultural community over the next three years thanks to a $300,000 grant from the Queensland Department of Local Government, Racing and Multicultural Affairs.
Notice is hereby given that the October 2019 General Meeting of the Balonne Shire Council will be held in the Council Chambers, 118 Victoria Street, St George on Thursday 31 October, 2019, commencing at 9am.
Rare State of Origin memorabilia signed by Johnathan Thurston – his last State of Origin headgear and boot - will go under the hammer at next Tuesday’s A Night with JT fundraising dinner in St George to raise bursary funds for our young emerging leaders.
Council is inviting stakeholders, business owners and tourism operators to get involved and attend one of the free upcoming workshops at the St George Cultural Centre on Monday 9 September from 5pm to 7pm and at the Dirranbandi Civic Centre on Tuesday 10 September from 5pm to 7pm.
With rising electricity costs being one of the biggest challenges facing businesses, Balonne Shire Council is partnering with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) and the Queensland Government to bring the highly successful ecoBiz program to Balonne Shire.
Balonne Shire Council has reviewed and updated its wild dog scalp bounty procedures to ensure more detailed information is collected on where the dogs were found and to reduce any chance of potential payment fraud.