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Council to chronicle community’s colourful characters in conversation

An outback Queensland Council has embarked on a project to digitally record the history of its communities as told by the people that were there. The Longreach Region Oral History Project is an...

Council plans region-wide Street Art Competition to beautify towns

Longreach Regional Council is preparing to unveil a street art competition with the aim of introducing new public art to the region’s communities. An upcoming Beginners Wire Sculpture...

Public Notices Public Notices

Last Day of Rates Discount Period – July to December 2018 Rates (Friday 28 September 2018)

Council wishes to advise that the closing date for discount is this Friday 28 September 2018 for the July to December 2018 rating period. Full payment must be received by 5.00pm today, to be...

Ilfracombe Pool - Temporary Closure 10-21 September 2018

Residents and visitors are advised that the Ilfracombe Pool will be temporarily closed from Monday 10 September to Friday 21 September 2018.  This closure is to allow time for the removal of the...

Isisford Boiled Water Alert - effective from 5 September 2018

Longreach Regional Council wishes to advise that regular monitoring of the Isisford Treated River Water Supply has detected a high level of Turbidity (cloudiness) in the water supply from the...

Planning and Environment Court Appeals Database

The Planning and Environment Court Appeals Database maintained by the Queensland Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning is an easy way for anyone to obtain...

Notice - Temporary Closure of Emu Street Carpark (until September 2018)

Longreach Regional Council advises that the Emu Street Car Park will be closed from 5.30 pm on Thursday 5 April 2018 until the end of September 2018 to allow the construction of the Emu Street...

Registering and Microchipping of Cats and Dogs

Queensland State Law requires all non-working dogs to be registered with Council once they reach 12 weeks of age. Dogs must also display a Council issued registration tag on their collar when outside...

Longreach Public Toilets Closure (6.00pm-6.00am daily)

Council advises that due to ongoing vandalism, the following Public Toilet facilities will be closed daily between 6.00pm and 6.00am: Lioness Park Longreach Cemetery Swan Street Showgrounds...

Notice of Special Holiday - Tuesday 6 November 2018

Notice is hereby given that pursuant to section 4 of the Holidays Acts 1983 , the following Special Holiday has been gazetted for the Longreach Regional Council for 2018: Tuesday, 6 November 2018...