Toowoomba watercolour artist explores a new direction

Toowoomba artist Roslyn Hartwig in October unveils a new body of work, Art as Lifelong Journey, at the Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery. The exhibition is on display from Saturday, October 3 to Sunday,...

TRC seeking nominees for Regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advisory Committee

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is calling for nominations to fill positions on the Toowoomba Region Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advisory Committee (ATSIAC). TRC Deputy Mayor and ATSIAC ch...

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers secured for five more years

One of Queensland’s most iconic festivals – the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers – has been secured for another five years in a deal which further assists tourism recovery in Queensland. Now in it...

New CHANGE project directory packed with healthy, active lifestyle options

New seniors’ activity sessions, tai chi, children’s movement and music classes and Food as Medicine workshops are among new activities featured in Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) the CHANGE P...

TRC’s Regional Youth Advisory Committee members ready to serve

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) today (September 15) announced the 14 community members who will serve on Council’s Regional Youth Advisory Committee (RYAC). The appointment of Allyson Anderson, K...

New Regional Access and Disability Advisory Committee members announced

Thirteen community members have been appointed to serve on Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) Regional Access and Disability Advisory Committee (RADAC). The appointment of Wendy Adams, Helen Bawden...

TRC to start a short-term trial for thermal treatment of waste

The Toowoomba Region’s bold ambition to dispose of waste more efficiently is a step closer following today’s (September 15) Council approval for an innovative waste treatment trial with Toowoomba ...

New Regional Active and Public Transport Advisory Committee members announced

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) today (September 15) announced the nine new community members who will serve on Council’s Regional Active and Public Transport Advisory Committee (RAPTAC). The appo...

New Toowoomba Region Aerodromes Advisory Committee members announced

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) today (September 15) announced the new community members who will serve on Council’s renamed Toowoomba Region Aerodromes Advisory Committee. The appointment of Mart...

Court decision clarifies state-wide infrastructure charging regime

This week’s Court of Appeal decision presented a number of wins for the State Government’s infrastructure charging regime and for all local governments throughout Queensland, according to Toowoomb...

Toowoomba artist explores contemporary notions of portraiture

Toowoomba portrait artist Sue McMaster has unveiled a new body of work titled, Deep in conversation, that is on display at the Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery until September 27. McMaster said her sol...

TRC’s proposed thermal treatment of waste a step closer

The Toowoomba Region’s bold ambition to dispose of waste more efficiently is a step closer following the release of details for an innovative waste treatment trial with a Toowoomba firm. Toowoomba ...

Positive meeting highlights region’s capacity to supply new housing lots

The Toowoomba Region is well placed to supply new housing lots for at least the next decade and beyond, according to state government research that was presented to a meeting with leading development ...

Council adopts new Biosecurity Plan

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) adopted a new Biosecurity Plan for invasive plants and animals at its Ordinary Meeting on Tuesday 18 August 2020.  The new Plan replaces the Toowoomba Region Pest...

Nominate extraordinary achievers for a 2021 Toowoomba Region Australia Day award

Extraordinary times invariably bring out the best in people. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Deputy Mayor and Australia Day co-ordinating committee chair Cr Geoff McDonald said the events of the pas...

TRC plans fuel reduction burns around Redwood Park, Range Highway

Toowoomba Regional Council is planning to take advantage of favourable conditions to conduct a fuel reduction burn on the Toowoomba Range Highway and parts of Redwood Park from Monday, August 31. TRC...

Council endorses 2020 State Election Submission

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has endorsed a list of 21 projects under seven priority areas as part of their advocacy strategy in the lead up to the State Election. TRC Mayor Paul Antonio said loc...

TRC working with development industry to meet lot demand

The Toowoomba Region is experiencing a significant surge in land sales for new home building that is being driven by the uptake of state and federal government home building grants. Toowoomba Regiona...

Queensland-first Creative CBD Toowoomba trial to explore start-up business opportunities

A Queensland-first trial to promote business renewal in creative industries across Toowoomba’s CBD is seeking interested proponents to launch the innovative project. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC...

Council to urge Premier to rethink Back to Work boundaries

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has passed a motion that the Mayor urgently contact the Premier requesting Toowoomba Region businesses be made eligible for State Government support under the ‘Back ...