Take the Pledge online and make every day safer on the roads

Zero deaths on Australian roads for just one day. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has teamed up with key strategic road safety partners to promote Fatality Free Friday throughout the Toowoomba Regio...

#In this together for 2020 National Reconciliation Week

Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio is urging the community to take time to acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land we live on during National Reconciliation Week from Wednesday, ...

Regional Trade Distribution Centre approved

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has today approved an application for a 3346.1m² Regional Trade Distribution Centre. Located at the Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport, TRC Planning and Development Committe...

Polystyrene compressor recycles bulky packaging

Polystyrene packaging material that is delivered to the Greater Toowoomba Waste Management Facility soon will be recycled for use in cladding and flooring products. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) W...

Council meeting livestream

The 27 May 2020 Special Meeting of Council will be livestreamed from this page or you can watch it direct from YouTube.  

Free on a Tree Toowoomba

As we approach winter, we all feel the cooler weather, but no-one feels it more than those without a home in our community. Rather than seeing them suffer in the cold, one young Toowoomba resident wi...

Leadership change for national rail body

After two years as Chairperson of the Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail Alliance (MBIRA), representing all local government authorities on or adjacent to the Inland Rail route right through from Melbo...

TRC reverts to normal practice at dog off-leash areas

Toowoomba residents and their dogs will enjoy new freedoms this weekend when temporary restrictions requiring dogs to be on a leash in an off-leash area are lifted. Toowoomba Regional Council Parks a...

Volunteer group proposes new name for Kleinton park

A new name has been proposed for a small remnant area of bushland at Charmaine Crescent, Kleinton, north of Toowoomba. The bushland area is home to remnant endangered dry vine rainforest which was pr...

Council Customer Service Centres set for staged re-opening

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Customer Service Centres will re-open counter service at four locations from Monday 25 May 2020. The Toowoomba, Millmerran, Crows Nest and Pittsworth Customer Service...

Council Library buildings re-open for Reserve and Collect

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will begin re-opening library services from Monday 25 May 2020, with reduced hours and, a new ‘Reserve and Collect’ process. The re-openings will not include mobil...

Toowoomba Region hosting online floodplain national conference, booked for 2022 gathering

The Toowoomba Region this week (May 20, 21) is hosting a national conference where hundreds of delegates will be logging in to the two-day program instead of streaming through the Empire Theatre and a...

Council preparing for 2020 bushfire season

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) are preparing for bushfire season with the release of this year’s prescribed burns. Operation Cool Burn 2020 led by the Queensland Fire and Emergency Services is a s...

Environment Advisory Committee to be considered

The Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will consider establishing an Environment Advisory Committee (or similar-focused Committee). Earlier today, Councillors voted for a report on the establishment of...

Toowoomba Regional Council gives local suppliers a major boost

Supporting local businesses and regional areas remains a priority for Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC). This was reflected earlier today with Council adopting an amendment to its Procurement Policy, ...

Winter Wonderland postponed for 12 months

One of the Toowoomba Region’s favourite events, Winter Wonderland, has been postponed until 2021. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Environment and Community Committee Chair Cr James O’Shea said t...

Toowoomba Regional Council outlines shovel-ready projects

Marking Toowoomba’s territory as a centre of excellence for mountain biking, decreasing traffic congestion between Highfields and the Toowoomba CBD and upgrading a vital agricultural link are among ...

Council looking for coordinated approach on Queensland Bushfires Flexible Funding Grants

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is encouraging community groups in areas affected by the 2019 bushfires to coordinate with Council when applying for Round 1 of Queensland Bushfires Flexible Funding G...

Council re-opens Cressbrook Dam to the public

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will re-open Cressbrook Dam to the public for recreational purposes from 16 May 2020 after testing showed water met recognised safety standards. Toowoomba Regional Co...

Water Security primary goal for the next four years

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) water committee leaders have stated at this week’s first Water and Waste Committee meeting that water security is the highest priority for the portfolio during term ...