TRC advising residents to plan trips as Highfields Road works start

Highfields residents are being advised to plan their journeys in and around the locality with utility works starting on Monday (March 4, 2024) at the Kratzke Road and Highfields Road intersection. To...

Parks Week set to kick off in Toowoomba this Saturday

The Toowoomba Region is gearing up for a range of activities for 2024 Parks Week which is set to kick off this Saturday 2 March and run until 10 March. Residents have plenty of opportunities to get o...

TRC Budget review

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) estimated capital budget for the 2023/24 financial year has decreased by about $10 million, largely due to the timing associated with a number of water projects. ...

TRC cash ratio on track for community

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has released new figures that show its unrestricted cash expense ratio is tracking ahead of targets with cash and cash investments of almost $220 million. TRC General...

Nadine Reynolds captures fleeting moments in silk painting exhibition at Rosalie Gallery

Nadine Reynolds’ silk paintings feature in a new exhibition, Affect / Effect, that will be on display at Goombungee’s Rosalie Gallery from March 6-28, 2024. The exhibition brings together a colle...

Record numbers using TRC’s real estate portal

Recent figures have shown a record number of users taking advantage of Toowoomba Regional Council’s online real estate portal. The portal is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week and allows real e...

TRC endorses submission to State Government on Toowoomba Sports Ground Upgrade Project

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has this week endorsed a submission to the Queensland Government’s 60 Day Independent Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Venue Master Plan Review in relation to th...

TRC’s Cultural Strategy booklet available to residents, arts groups

Copies of Toowoomba Regional Council’s key policy guiding the creative arts, the Cultural Strategy, are available from Council service centres, libraries and art galleries. Toowoomba Regional Counc...

Textile artists’ Crows Nest Gallery exhibition speaks from the heart

Textile artists Elizabeth Schmidt and Diana Vogel have created expressions of joy in their new exhibition, It Speaks To My Heart, which is on display at the Crows Nest Gallery from March 6-28, 2024. ...

Safety improved at Margaret and Mackenzie Streets intersection

Safety for all road users has been improved with the opening of a major upgrade of the Margaret and Mackenzie Streets intersection in East Toowoomba. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Infrastructure S...

Paju students resume study tour to Toowoomba Region, inject $110,000 in economy

A high school touring party from Paju in the Republic of Korea last month resumed its schedule of Sister City exchanges and injected an estimated $110,000 in the economy during their visit to the Toow...

Terrain exhibition highlights UniSQ ceramic artists’ technical skills, concepts at Rosalie Gallery

The varied technical skills and concepts behind the works of 10 practising ceramic artists, who are associated with the University of Southern Queensland, will be highlighted in a new exhibition, Terr...

TRC announces Cressbrook Dam Safety Improvement Project as state, federal Budget funding priority

Toowoomba Region Mayor Geoff McDonald and Deputy Mayor Cr Rebecca Vonhoff today (Tuesday, April 9, 2024) stepped up the call for external funding for the $270 million Cressbrook Dam Safety Improvement...

TRC re-appoints Rebecca Vonhoff as Deputy Mayor

Rebecca Vonhoff has been re-appointed as the Deputy Mayor for Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC). At the Post Election Meeting of TRC today, Councillors voted unanimously to re-elect Cr Vonhoff as...

TRC community grant funding applications open until March 1, 2024

Applications are open for Toowoomba Regional Council’s next round of community grants. Community and not-for-profit groups are welcome to apply for funding to assist their project or event. Applica...

Renewal works for Factory Dam Park 

Renewal works are currently planned for Factory Dam Park in Smith Street, Millmerran which will improve existing amenities at the popular picnic spot. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) General Manager...

Clare Cowley’s Crows Nest Gallery exhibition unravels myths of identity, landscape observations

Clare Cowley’s new exhibition, Sleeping Stories, will be displayed at Crows Nest Gallery from February 7 to March 3, 2024. The exhibition explores myths that have been enhanced by childhood memorie...

Toowoomba Region LDMG remains on alert following overnight rain

The Toowoomba Region Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) remains on alert this morning (Tuesday, 30 January, 2024) following overnight rainfall and the potential for further storm activity today. ...

Toowoomba LDMG on alert as BOM issues flood watch for the region

The Toowoomba Region Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) has this morning (Monday, 29 January, 2024) moved to alert following the Bureau of Meteorology issuing an initial flood watch for the region...

TRC congratulates 2024 Australia Day award recipients

Toowoomba Regional Council congratulates residents who today (Friday, January 26) received civic Australia Day awards at ceremonies across the Region. These awards are presented to groups or citizens...