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2019 Australia Day Award Nominations Now Open

Mayor Ed Warren is encouraging the entire community to nominate our best and brightest for the 2019 Australia Day Awards. Council presents the awards each year to recognise outstanding...

Council begins search for new Chief Executive Officer

Longreach Regional Council Mayor Ed Warren has paid tribute to outgoing Chief Executive Officer Ian Bodill as the organisation starts the search for a replacement. With Mr Bodill stepping down in...

Public Notices Public Notices

WQLGA Annual Conference - Registrations Open

It has never been more important for communities in Western Queensland to broaden their economic base. As barriers to trade and investment continue to be disrupted all over the world, our...

Notes from Community Consultation Forums - February/March 2019

The last round of the Longreach Regional Council Community Consultation Forums were held across the region from 27 February 2019-1 March 2019.  For your information, below are links to the notes...

Public Notice: Overgrown Property Inspections

Local Laws Officers will commence inspections of overgrown properties from Monday 18 March 2019. Compliance Notices for vegetation reduction will be issued. Those failing to rectify issues in full...

Public Notice: Unregistered Vehicles on Roadways

Council wishes to advise residents that placing or dismantling unregistered vehicles on public roads, nature strips, in back lanes, and on Council land, is not permitted by Law. Unregistered vehicles...

Rural Road-Name Changes - January 2019

Council advises that pursuant to Section 60 (2) of the Local Government Act 2009 , has renamed certain regional rural roads. A full list of the changes is available by clicking the below link. ...

Isisford Revised Water Restrictions – Level 2 - Effective Monday 25 February 2019

Longreach Regional Council wishes to advise that Level Two (2) Water Restrictions will apply effective as at Monday 25 February 2019 to all properties connected to the Isisford Reticulated River...

Notice of Special Holiday - Tuesday 5 November 2019

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 2019: Tuesday, 5 November 2019...

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...