Council reminds election candidates to observe Local Laws

As federal election signs start to appear across the Region, Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is reminding candidates to observe the Local Laws related to the placement of election signs. Before the ...
 

TRC partners with Land for Wildlife

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has partnered with Land for Wildlife South East Queensland to relaunch the local Land for Wildlife (LFW) program. TRC Parks and Recreation Services portfolio leader C...
 

DDSW Qld Mayors to discuss freight networks, skilled migration at Cunnamulla

Advancing plans for potential road freight network upgrades and speeding up the relocation of skilled workers will be among key topics discussed at the Darling Downs and South West Queensland (DDSWQ) ...
 

TRC calls for state, federal funds to improve Region’s disaster resilience

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) on March 15 endorsed a motion calling for State and Commonwealth funds to help Council reconstruct more resilient assets when undertaking restoration works in the wake...
 

TRC launches Warm Temperate Climate Building Design Guidelines

Prospective home builders or renovators plus professionals and tradespeople across building and development industries can access climate-specific design specifications and ideas that are contained in...
 

SEQ City Deal invests in Toowoomba’s tourism, liveability and affordability

More than $38.48 million of funding will kickstart priority affordability, tourism and liveability projects across Toowoomba, plus the Region will have access to more than $400 million in regional fun...
 

Touring Queensland Regional Art Awards from 2020 at Rosalie Gallery

Thirty finalists in the 2020 Queensland Regional Art Awards will be on display at Rosalie Gallery at Goombungee as part of the Decadence touring exhibition, presented by Flying Arts Alliance. Toowoom...
 

Service to commemorate 80th anniversary of 25th Battalion’s Spring Bluff departure

A special commemorative service will be held at Spring Bluff on Saturday, March 19, 2022 to remember the 1000 brave soldiers who left the station at night on their way to serve in World War II. The s...
 

Sister City photo competition winners announced

The winners of the Toowoomba and Takatsuki Sister Cities’ photographic competition have been announced, with six Toowoomba residents taking home a prize for their stunning entries. Toowoomba Region...
 

TRC endorses Warm Temperate Climate Building Design Guidelines

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) today (March 15) endorsed a new building design guideline that will offer the community and building industry tools for interpreting responses to climate change and va...
 

TRC, Western Downs call for tenders for waste, recyclables services

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) and Western Downs Regional Council (WDRC) are spearheading a new direction in waste management via a joint procurement activity for contracts covering waste and recycl...
 

Explore the great outdoors in Parks Week 2022

Grab your hat, pack a lunch and head to one of the many events on offer at Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) Parks Week from March 5 to 13, 2022. TRC Parks and Recreation Services portfolio leader...
 

Work progressing on Soldiers’ Memorial Hall rehabilitation

The rehabilitation of Toowoomba’s State Heritage-listed Soldiers’ Memorial Hall is progressing to the installation of a new lift, along with a new Herries Street entry. Toowoomba Region Mayor Pau...
 

Mayor Antonio calls for patience as recovery operations start

Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio is calling for the community to be patient, while staying vigilant on the roads, as the focus shifts to recovery operations after the weekend’s extensive rain. M...
 

Take care on the roads

After days of substantial rain, the Toowoomba Region Mayor and Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) Chair Paul Antonio is reminding residents of the need to be careful on the roads. “Fortunately ...
 

‘Watch and Act’ alerts for Oakey and Jondaryan

Residents in Oakey have been issued with a ‘Watch and Act’ emergency alert today and should not be alarmed at this time. Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor and Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG...
 

Cooby Dam spilling; no immediate risk to Oakey

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is advising there is no immediate risk to Oakey township from water spilling over the Cooby Dam wall. Council is monitoring the situation. TRC Local Disaster Manageme...
 

TRC monitoring dam levels

A Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Water Operations centre is monitoring the Region’s dam levels around the clock. TRC Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) chair, Mayor Paul Antonio, said Cooby D...
 

Local Disaster Management Group monitoring rain event

It may be a new day but the message from Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio remains unchanged – stay safe! As Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) Chair, Mr Antonio urged for caution f...
 

TRC Local Disaster Management Group monitoring rain overnight, across weekend

Toowoomba Regional Council’s Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) is monitoring the rain event overnight (Friday, February 25, 2022) and across the weekend. LDMG chair, Toowoomba Region Mayor Pau...