Toowoomba pays tribute to Shinzo Abe

Toowoomba Regional Council has this week paid tribute to former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe who was assassinated while delivering a speech in Nara last week. Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antoni...
 

Nominate now to become a Toowoomba Youth Leader

Nominations are now open for Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) 2023 Youth Leaders Program and young people from across the Region are encouraged to apply. Young people who live, work or study in t...
 

Final stage of Council’s Russell Street Refresh under way

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) this week (from July 4, 2022) has started construction on the final phase of the Russell Street Refresh Project. TRC Infrastructure Services Committee chair Cr Carol ...
 

TRC community grant funding applications open until August 1, 2022

Applications are open for Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) next round of community grants. TRC Environment and Community Services Committee chair Cr James O’Shea said community and not-for-prof...
 

Mayor invites Ukrainian Ambassador to Toowoomba

Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio has invited Ukrainian Ambassador Mr Vasyl Myroshnychenko to visit the Toowoomba region and see first-hand why the garden city is a refugee welcome zone. ...
 

Unique landscapes make impression at Crows Nest Gallery photographic exhibition

Highfields photographer Judi Neumann’s determination to shake things up is partly the inspiration and the methodology behind her new exhibition, IMPRESSIONS, which is on display at Crows Nest Galler...
 

Have your say on Greenmount Waste Management Facility upgrade design

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is encouraging residents to offer their views on the concept design of an upgraded waste management facility at Greenmount. Community feedback on the new design is op...
 

Toowoomba firm awarded tender to upgrade Rockville Park clubhouse

Toowoomba firm Bryant Building Contractors Pty Ltd has been awarded the tender to upgrade the Rockville Park clubhouse on Tor Street at Wilsonton Heights. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Environment...
 

Mayoral Prayer Breakfast proceeds aid Winter Shelter Toowoomba

Charity collective Winter Shelter Toowoomba last night (June 23) received a welcome funding boost from the proceeds of this year’s Mayoral Prayer Breakfast that was held at Rumours in May. Toowoomb...
 

TRC approves residential development assistance measures

Toowoomba Regional Council today (June 23, 2022) endorsed a raft of residential development assistance measures to help the development industry release more housing to the market. TRC Planning and D...
 

TRC to undertake culvert works for O’Leary Road

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will soon begin construction work to repair a flood damaged culvert on O’Leary Road, Ellangowan, from next week (weather permitting). TRC Infrastructure Services Gr...
 

TRC extends three economic development incentive policies

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) today (June 23, 2022) approved extensions to three economic development incentive policies that are designed to stimulate business activity across the Region. Council...
 

Toowoomba Mayor calls for Summit to keep Inland Rail on track

Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio has announced that the inaugural Inland Rail Summit will be held in Toowoomba in September this year. It will be officially hosted by the Toowoomba and S...
 

Residential development assistance measures progress for Council’s adoption

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) Planning and Development Committee today (June 14, 2022) recommended supporting a raft of residential development assistance measures to help the development indus...
 

TRC adopts $519 million 2022-23 Budget, Operational Plan and Revenue Statement

Toowoomba Regional Council today (June 13) adopted its 2022-23 Budget, Operational Plan and Revenue Statement. Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio said Council’s $519 million financial plan would m...
 

TRC progressing with road repairs, assessments in wake of four floods in six months

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is progressing with an extensive road repair and assessment program across the Region in the wake of four declared flood events in the past six months. Toowoomba Regi...
 

Greetings from Eurasia video installation on display at Crows Nest Gallery

A chance antique store discovery was partly the inspiration for a new video installation titled, Greetings from Eurasia, which is on display at Crows Nest Gallery until June 26, 2022. Filipino-Austra...
 

TRC re-opens Region’s dams

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has today re-opened the Region’s major dams in Cooby (Loveday Cove) and Cressbrook for recreation activities following recent wet weather. TRC Parks and Recreation ...
 

TRC, UDIA re-sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Urban Development Institute of Australia Queensland (UDIA) today (June 2, 2022) joined Toowoomba Regional Council to re-sign a key business agreement between the parties. Toowoomba Region Mayor P...
 

TRC prepares to re-open Region’s Dams

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is working to re-open the Region’s three dams in Cooby, Cressbrook and Perseverance for recreation activities as soon as practicable following recent wet weather. T...