Toowoomba Regional Council makes community safer from flooding

Toowoomba Region residents can draw on some of Australia’s most comprehensive flood studies and associated historical data to safeguard their families and properties against future flood events. To...

Water and Waste Committee recommends adoption of the Waste Infrastructure Plan 2020

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) Water and Waste Committee today recommended the adoption of an updated Waste Infrastructure Plan 2020 that will guide the region’s future waste facility upgrades...

Highfields Library and community facility work to start

Work on the road network and car parking infrastructure for a new library, customer service centre and community facility on the corner of O’Brien Road in the Highfields Cultural Precinct will start...

Damp conditions force TRC to reschedule prescribed burns

Damp conditions coupled with green-tinged vegetation have forced Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) to reschedule several prescribed burns until August, conditions permitting, especially around Toowoomb...

Fitness centres stepping up from 13 July

From this Monday (13 July) both the Milne Bay Aquatic Centre and Highfields Fitness and Recreation Centre will extend trading hours for customers. In line with the State Government’s easing of rest...

Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, Rosalie Gallery open doors

Arts patrons can look forward to visiting Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery (TRAG) and Goombungee’s Rosalie Gallery when partial opening hours start next week. Toowoomba Regional Council Library and C...

Thank you to our health workers

This week marks three-months since the Darling Downs last had an active case of Coronavirus. In acknowledging this milestone, Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio thanked the community for their effor...

Council to conduct weed control roadside burns in Millmerran district

Toowoomba Regional Council will be conducting cool, controlled roadside burns on several roads in the Millmerran district for the control of invasive weeds.  Council will conduct the roadside bu...

Toowoomba Region libraries open for short visits

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) 11 libraries will open for short visits across various opening times and days from today (Monday, July 6, 2020). TRC Library and Cultural Services portfolio leade...

Council continues to support local businesses

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) support for local businesses has helped one supplier keep all its staff employed full-time during COVID-19. TRC Infrastructure Committee Chair Carol Taylor said C...

School Holiday activities to colour Your City Beyond 2020

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is asking people of all ages to illustrate the colours of Toowoomba's City Heart with a range of school holiday activities. The 'Colour the City' and HOME Project act...

Council continues staged re-opening of Customer Service Centres

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Customer Service Centres will continue to re-open counter service at locations throughout the Region from Monday 6 July 2020. Following the re-opening of centres in T...

TRC community grant funding applications open July 1, 2020

Applications for Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) next round of community grants open from today (July 1, 2020). TRC Environment and Community Services Committee chair Cr James O’Shea said comm...

TRC Youth Leaders Program, Community initiative becomes a reality at Clifton Rec Reserve

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has completed improvement works at the Clifton Recreation Reserve as part of the Clifton Open Space Master Plan. The project began as an initiative of Council and bec...

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers set to bloom

The power of the flower is set to reign this year with the iconic Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers today (1 July) announcing that more than 170,000 blooms have been planted across the city’s major park...

Do you have a business? Join the conversation - Your City Centre Beyond 2020

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is encouraging the business community to join the conversation as part of Your City Centre Beyond 2020. Businesses can contribute ideas about how the CBD looks in 203...

TRC’s CBD parking fees reinstated from July 1, 2020

Paid parking resumes across Toowoomba’s CBD at Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) on-street and off-street car parks from Wednesday, July 1, 2020. TRC Infrastructure Services portfolio leader Cr ...

Design Talks focus in on Your City Centre Beyond 2020

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is encouraging the community to tune in to four Design Talks where industry leaders will join the conversation on Your City Centre Beyond 2020. TRC Planning and Devel...

ABS figures show encouraging labour force trends for Toowoomba Region

New data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has revealed the Toowoomba Region is one of the best performing regions in Queensland in terms of unemployment levels. This comes after the Apri...

Community nominations sought for TRC Biosecurity Advisory Committee

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is seeking nominations from community members who are interested in serving on TRC’s Biosecurity Advisory Committee. Nominations for the committee close at 5.00 pm o...