Vale Her Majesty The Queen

We pause today to mark the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. After learning of her passing overnight, Toowoomba Regional Council’s Mayor Paul Antonio said Her Majesty would forever be reme...
 

Queens Park revitalisation project complete

The Queens Park revitalisation project is now complete. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Environment and Community Portfolio Leader Cr Tim McMahon said the revitalisation project marked the completion...
 

Fast Track Fast Rail

Motorists travelling to and from Toowoomba may have noticed new signage at the top of the Range this week. As part of Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) aspiration for a fast passenger rail service...
 

Bridge Street Quarry update

Bridge Street Quarry Development Advisory Committee Chair Cr Kerry Shine said Council was committed to this project and had set aside $500,000 across two financial years for design and work associated...
 

TRC reminds residents to ensure pools, spas meet state safety guidelines

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is reminding residents that any Swimming Pool/ or SPA that can hold 30 centimetres or more of water, even temporary inflatable pools, must have a compliant swimming po...
 

Winners announced for 2022 Waste Management Facilities Garden Competition

The winners of the 2022 Toowoomba Region Waste Management Facilities Garden Competition have been announced with some outstanding entries in this year’s awards. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Wat...
 

International Street Fiesta to enliven Queens Park in October

Toowoomba’s Queens Park will be transformed into laneways bustling with roving performers and aromas from enticing food stalls for the inaugural International Street Fiesta on Saturday, October 15, ...
 

Exhibition triple treat heralds Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery’s re-opening on September 10, 2022

A triple treat exhibition program and free family activities herald Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery’s re-opening from Saturday, September 10, 2022. Toowoomba Regional Council Library and Cultural Se...
 

New chapter for Highfields library

The countdown for the official opening of the new Highfields library is under way. With the new facility opening on 19 September, Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Environment and Community Committee ...
 

TRC repairing flood-damaged roads, finalising major reconstruction works funding submissions

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is giving top priority to repairing roads that were badly damaged in three State-declared disaster events, (including up to seven floods in many areas of the Region) d...
 

Indigenous artists weave stories into exhibits at Crows Nest Gallery

Artworks from three Indigenous artists are featured in the latest exhibition, Our Stories, Our Culture, Our Country, which is on display at Crows Nest Gallery until September 18, 2022. The exhibition...
 

Toowoomba set to commemorate 80th Anniversary of the Battle of Milne Bay

Toowoomba is set to commemorate one of the most important battles in Australia’s World War II history on Saturday in remembrance of the Battle of Milne Bay. The 25th/49th Battalion will participate...
 

Have your say on sports precinct development proposal

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is inviting the community to have its say on an infrastructure development proposal for the Toowoomba Region Sports Precinct project. TRC Environment and Community Co...
 

TRC studies win Qld landscape architecture excellence award, off to October national final

A love for Toowoomba and its diverse array of natural and urban places was at the heart of the Toowoomba Regional Landscape and Urban Character Study and a Regional Scenic Amenity Study which were rec...
 

Temporary Traffic Management Industry briefing

Industry representatives will converge to the Toowoomba Region on 31 August for a Temporary Traffic Management Industry briefing. With a wide range of experts attending the briefings, Toowoomba Regio...
 

TRC progressing future of Jondaryan Woolshed

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has committed to a further analysis of the benefits and risks associated with a variety of operating models for the Jondaryan Woolshed. The analysis will be presented ...
 

TRC, LGI inspect cost-saving generator for energy re-use project at Wetalla wastewater treatment plant

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) ambitious and cost-saving plan to power most of the city’s wastewater treatment plant with gas captured from the city’s nearby landfill is a step closer to rea...
 

Council to explore options for regional meetings

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is exploring additional opportunities to engage with residents in regional communities. With an area that spans almost 13,000 km2, TRC Planning and Development Commit...
 

Bridges Renewal Program Round Five

Upgrading of a major culvert on the Kingsthorpe-Haden Road (between McDonalds Road and Kann Street, Haden) is expected to be completed by October 2022, weather permitting. Toowoomba Regional Council ...
 

TRC removes red tape to aid housing supply

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) today (August 16) endorsed seeking Ministerial approval to remove regulations to aid new housing supply. TRC Planning and Development Committee chair Cr Megan O’Har...