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All intending candidates for next year’s local government elections are now required to complete an online training course before they nominate.


Our quarterly newsletter, The Council Quarterly, is out now!


The relocated Longreach library will celebrate its official opening with a book launch by first-time local author Louise Seccombe.


Team Yamaha star Rodney Faggotter is joining forces with Longreach Regional Council to encourage motorbike riders to respect other users on the town common.


Arresting the deficit and supporting sustainable community outcomes is the focus of Longreach Regional Council’s 2019/20 Annual Budget, which was handed down today.


Longreach has been announced as the host of the final leg of the Outback Queensland Masters in 2020 and the hotly contested $1 million hole-in-one.


The Longreach Library will close this Sunday and reopen a week later in its new location a few doors down at 104 Eagle Street.


Longreach Regional Council has awarded a tender to safely demolish the remains of the Lyceum Hotel on Eagle Street following a complex regulatory and tender process.


The Jun/Jul edition of our quarterly newsletter, The Council Quarterly, is out now!


In a tribute to its Western Queensland roots, Qantas confirmed today that one of its new 787 Dreamliner aircraft to be delivered later this year will be named Longreach.


Two neighbouring councils in Outback Queensland are joining forces to grow Tourism in their region with the help of a new plan developed in partnership with industry.


Longreach Regional Council has announced the appointment of Mitchell Murphy as its new Chief Executive Officer, to commence in June.


Quiet spaces for study and reflection, meeting rooms with teleconferencing facilities, and a maker space for innovation are all on the table as Longreach Regional Council prepares to relocate.


Following a public submission process, the results are in. The Emu St Carpark in Longreach will be named ‘Teamsters’ Rest’ in recognition of the teams that transported goods and opened up the region.


Longreach will welcome over 150 delegates from all over the state when it hosts the Western Queensland Local Government Association Annual Conference from 8-10 April.