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Public Notice - Construction Works - Wallam Creek Floodway at Woolerina Road

Construction of the new Wallam Creek Floodway at Woolerina Road begins this week.

Help sought for review of St George flood height alerts

St George residents are urged to take part in a quick and easy survey which will help the Balonne Shire Council’s review of flood height alerts.

Council to put excess SunWater CAP entitlements up for offer

Balonne Shire Council will put excess SunWater CAP entitlements up for offer to raise income for council infrastructure. Mayor Richard Marsh said this would not impact on the Shire’s water...

Council eases Level 1 Water Restrictions from 1 May

Balonne Shire residents will be able to water at any time on their allocated days from 1 May after Council decided to ease Level 1 winter water restrictions.

Vandals damage new brick walls along St Georges Terrace

Vandals have damaged the new brick walls along St George’s Terrace over the Easter weekend.

Landholders urged to sign up for wild dog baiting program

Balonne Shire Landholders are being urged to sign up for the upcoming wild dog baiting program. Anyone wishing to participate in this campaign must contact Council no later than Friday 28 April, 2017.

Wild Dog Baiting Campaign

Balonne Shire will begin a wild dog baiting campaign in May. Sign up now!

Round 2 RADF Community Grants deadline extended

The Balonne Shire Council RADF Reference Panel has decided to extend Round 2 of the RADF Community Grants program. Chairperson Cr Robyn Fuhrmeister said the current round was due to close on...

Council aids disease containment efforts

The Balonne Shire Council has received praise for its part in addressing a disease outbreak at a nearby cattle property. Shire Mayor and Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) Chairman Richard...

Council Tackles Wandering Dogs

In response to this community wide issue, we are broadening our patrols during the hotter weather up until the end of March. We will be patrolling several mornings and evening per week. ...

Council heads to Canberra to talk water buy backs

“Enough is enough” was the clear message delivered as the Balonne Shire Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Chief Executive Officer confronted key political players over the recommendation to pursue...

Two-Bins and Recycling Voted In

Recycling is a high priority for Balonne Shire residents, according to a recent survey. That’s why the Balonne Shire Council is moving to a two-bin system, starting July 1 this year. Under...

Hundreds turn out to meet robots

More than 500 people including school children were up close and personal with a range of new technology at the Robot Roadshow at the St George Cultural Centre yesterday (15/3/17). The Robotics...

Biosecurity Information Stand Winds Up

Biosecurity Queensland held an information stand in St George this week following an outbreak of Anthrax in cattle at a local property. Veterinarian Linda Forster was on hand to explain the...

Land Valuations Show Dramatic Changes

Recently issued Department of Natural Resources and Mines Land Valuations are showing dramatic changes to Balonne Shire property values. Residents wanting to discuss their land valuation should...

CSG and Mining Information Session

We’ve asked AgForce and the Department of Natural Resources and Mines Coal Seam Gas Compliance Unit to tell our community about mining and the interactions with landholders and...

Allie Hill named winner of Young Women's Leadership Bursary

Allie Hill (nee Jones) was announced the 2017 winner of the Young Women’s Leadership Bursary Award at this week’s International Women’s Day luncheon on March 8 th . The award...

Media Statement: Biosecurity Queensland acts on cattle deaths on St George property

Biosecurity Queensland is working with the managers of a St George cattle property following the death of approximately 80 animals. Testing has indicated the presence of the bacteria that cause...

Jobs Bonanza for Balonne Shire

Local contractors will be the big winners as more than a million dollars worth of funding will be poured into community projects before the end of the 2017 calendar year.  The Balonne Shire...

Robot Roadshow

Join us on the 15 March 2017 at the St George Library. The Roadshow is presented by the State Library of Queensland.
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