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Region’s road network electronically surveyed to improve maintenance

In a joint initiative of the Queensland Government and Longreach Regional Council, the region’s road network has been electronically surveyed and assessed to accurately inform road renewal...

Council delivers strategic budget under challenging circumstances

Long term strategic goals are the focus of Longreach Regional Council’s 2018/2019 Annual Budget, which was handed down today. The budget will see Council spend $2.69 million on water...

Public Notices Public Notices

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...

Longreach July School Holiday Program

Council is once again hosting the School Holiday Program, 3-5 July and 10-12 July 2018. During the first week of the holiday program and part of our NAIDOC celebrations, Council has been lucky...

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...

Town Commons to Open - 11 June 2018

Council has been conducting pasture assessments on all commons within the Longreach Region to gauge the suitability of them being reopened. As a result it’s been determined our commons can be...

Drone Test Facility Investigations - Fact Sheet / Questionnaire

The Queensland Government are exploring options across regional Queensland to develop a Drone Flight Testing Facility.  Community Information Sessions were held recently in Ilfracombe...

Ilfracombe - Level Two (2) Water Restrictions

Ilfracombe Residents are advised that Level 2 Water Restrictions take effect on Friday 8 June, 2018.  For more information, please refer to the attached notice .  

Wild Dog Baiting Program - May 2018

Residents and visitors are advised that Council and Contractors will be conducting an aerial and ground wild dog baiting program commencing 7 May for a period of three weeks. The area to be covered...

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...