Flaring starts at TRC’s landfill gas utilisation project

The first flicker of an inconspicuous flame in a corner of the city’s landfill today marked a significant step forward for Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) progressive energy re-use project. To...

Artists urged to apply for My Corona Project RADF grant

Call it the artists’ Coronavirus lifeline. Toowoomba Region artists whose livelihoods have been severely affected by the Coronavirus pandemic are being urged to apply for a new professional develop...

Council resolves to invite Bunya People Rangers to Operation Cool Burn

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has resolved to invite the Bunya People Aboriginal Corporation Rangers to its upcoming prescribed burns carried out under Operation Cool Burn, 2020. The resolution mo...

TRC’s water rates discount extension ends on June 23

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) discount extension for the current water rates notice ends tomorrow (Tuesday, June 23). TRC Deputy Mayor and Finance and Business Strategy Committee chair Cr Geof...

20/21 Council budget invests in Millmerran and Cecil Plains district

Toowoomba Regional Council has this week adopted the 2020/21 budget with projects earmarked for Millmerran, Cecil Plains and surrounding districts. The projects form part of a $215 million capital wor...

20/21 Council budget invests in Pittsworth district

Toowoomba Regional Council has this week adopted the 2020/21 budget with projects earmarked for Pittsworth and surrounding districts. The projects form part of a $215 million capital works budget, whi...

20/21 Council budget invests in Oakey district

Toowoomba Regional Council has this week adopted the 2020/21 budget with projects earmarked for Oakey and surrounding district. The projects form part of a $215 million capital works budget, which thi...

20/21 Council budget invests in the Clifton area

Toowoomba Regional Council has this week adopted the 2020/21 budget with projects earmarked for Clifton, Cambooya, Wyreema and surrounding districts. The projects form part of a $215 million capital w...

20/21 Council budget invests in Yarraman

Toowoomba Regional Council has this week adopted the 2020/21 budget with projects earmarked for Yarraman and surrounding districts. The projects form part of a $215 million capital works budget, which...

TRC seeking nominations for Regional Access and Disability Advisory Committee

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is seeking nominations to fill 13 positions for the new term of the Regional Access and Disability Advisory Committee (RADAC). RADAC chair Cr Tim McMahon said Council...

20/21 Council budget invests in Highfields and surrounds

Toowoomba Regional Council has this week adopted the 2020/21 budget with projects earmarked for Highfields and surrounding districts. The projects form part of a $215 million capital works budget, whi...

TRC seeking passionate nominees for Regional Youth Advisory Committee

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is calling on residents with a passion for working with young people to nominate for positions on the Regional Youth Advisory Committee (RYAC). Council is seeking nom...

Welcome to a new kind of golf

Forget the clubs for this form of golf which is quickly emerging as one of the most popular new sports across the world. Disc golf now has more than 8,500 courses around the world, with the latest ad...

Council’s Pandemic Response Investment

This week Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) announced the second stage of its local economic relief package, with a $50 million Pandemic Response Investment adopted as part of its 2020-21 Budget. In a...

Council supports community through Micro Grants

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has been able to assist 147 community organisations throughout the Region by providing more than $45,000 as part of the Community Support Micro Grants program. As par...

Toowoomba Regional Council part of National Heavy Vehicle Project

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has been selected as one of the first Councils in Australia to be involved in a project that will assist with improving heavy vehicle access on local government roads....

Construction begins on Tobruk Memorial Drive Lookout

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will begin construction on an upgrade to the Tobruk Memorial Drive Lookout on Friday 19 June 2020. TRC Environment and Community Services Portfolio Leader, Cr Tim McM...

Council postpones scheduled escarpment park prescribed burns

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has postponed its scheduled prescribed burns for Panorama Crescent Park, Prince Henry Drive and Jubilee Park to Redwood Park due to the significant rainfall over the w...

TRC adopts 2020-21 Operational Plan, Budget and Revenue Statement

Toowoomba Regional Council today unanimously adopted its 2020-21 Operational Plan, Budget and Revenue Statement. Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio said Council’s $567 million financial plan would...

Work begins on Stage 6 Margaret Street Playground Upgrade

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will soon begin playground, lighting and landscaping improvements at Toowoomba’s premier park. The Margaret Street playground upgrade project at Queens Park will sta...