Tummaville Road bridge project officially opened

The Tummaville Road bridge replacement project across the North Branch of the Condamine River this week (May 6) was officially opened. Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio, Toowoomba Regional Council ...

Retirement village residents praise TRC’s bus stop upgrade

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) latest round of urban bus stop upgrades has won the praise of residents from the city’s Willow Glen Retirement Village. Willow Glen Retirement Village Residents...

Local industry ready for take-off with launch of one-of-a-kind web portal

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is leading the way in innovative customer experience solutions with the launch of three new digital initiatives. In March Council launched its online Real Estate Port...

Good news flows to Cecil Plains as Council relaxes High level water restrictions

After many months of High level water restrictions, Cecil Plains residents are in for some reprieve with Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) winding back restrictions to Medium level effective immediatel...

TRC to create Service Delivery and Sustainability Branch

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has begun the process of establishing a Service Delivery and Sustainability Branch within the organisation to focus on continually improving Council’s operations and...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists urged to pitch designs for TRC corporate uniform

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) this month is calling on interested Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists to pitch their bold designs that could end up adorning corporate uniforms. TRC Envir...

Toowoomba Region artist captures natural environment in site-specific drawing works

Toowoomba Region artist Naomi Hatt has unveiled a new body of work titled, We Came for the Trees, which is on display at the Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery until Sunday, May 30. Naomi said her debut ...

Community projects brought to life with latest round of TRC grants

A huge line-up of community projects will come to fruition with over 60 groups across the region to share in more than $430,000 of funding from Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC). Council endorsed the ...

Micro Grants opening this Friday

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will make up to $50,000 available to community organisations as part of a Community Support Micro Grants program. Following the success of last year’s program, TRC ...

TRC calls on landholders to help combat invasive weed

Landholders are being urged to remain vigilant to managing invasive pests following an outbreak of Parthenium weed across the Toowoomba Region. Parthenium has been detected around Nobby and on the ou...

New purpose for old wares with second Reviva Reuse to open doors

Environmental warriors and treasure trovers are in for a treat with Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) set to open its second Reviva Reuse Shop at Kleinton in May. Following the success of the Reviva R...

Toowoomba Region Libraries continue to be a valuable service to the community

Four of the Toowoomba Region’s favourite library services will soon return. Toowoomba Regional Council Environment and Community Services portfolio leader Cr Tim McMahon said the good news came off...

Court decision confirms state-wide infrastructure charging regime

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has welcomed the High Court’s decision on Friday 16 April 2021 on the refusal to grant leave to Wagners to appeal the decision of the Court of Appeal to the High Cou...

Toowoomba City Library Community Meeting Rooms open for extra midweek, after-hours bookings to September 30

Community groups can book midweek, after-hours functions at the Toowoomba City Library Community Meeting Rooms, in addition to existing operating hours, until September 30 this year. Toowoomba Region...

TRC flags continued support for Jondaryan Woolshed

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) Finance and Business Strategy Committee has flagged continuing financial support for the Jondaryan Woolshed in the wake of Council’s latest Budget Review. The 2...

Mothers’ violet tribute lives on at Toowoomba’s war memorial

The emotive story behind the Garden City’s floral emblem, the sweet violet, will resonate just as strongly as recollections of sacrifice, bravery and mateship this Anzac Day for Toowoomba Region May...

TRC welcomes State Government announcement on water security funding

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has welcomed today’s announcement by the Queensland Government that it will continue to invest major funding into water security for the Darling Downs. Toowoomba Reg...

Cressbrook Dam campground temporarily closed for improvement works

The Cressbrook Dam campground will be closed to the public from Monday 19 April 2021 while Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) undertakes improvement works. TRC Parks and Recreation Services portfolio l...

Renewal work to temporarily close Queens Park Botanic Gardens sandstone arch entry

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) next week will start repairs on the walls adjacent to the sandstone arch at the Lindsay Street entrance to the Queens Park Botanic Gardens. TRC Parks and Recreation S...

Portrait artist uses self-portraiture to reflect on identity

Toowoomba Region artist Chris Abrahams has turned the focus on himself in his latest exhibition, Cracking the Mirror Stage, which is on display at Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery until Saturday, April ...