Toowoomba landfill set for further expansion as TRC accepts project tender

Another major project will soon get underway to expand the Toowoomba landfill site to meet future growth and waste disposal needs of the Region. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has recently awarded ...
 

Take Fatality Free Friday pledge to make every day safer on our roads

Zero deaths on Australian roads for one day. That is the annual Fatality Free Friday objective for today’s (May 27, 2022) national road safety campaign. Toowoomba Regional Council today reaffirmed...
 

Christianity the best true story, Greg Sheridan tells 28th Toowoomba Mayoral Prayer Breakfast

Offering ‘an avenue back to enchantment’ provided the motivation for journalist Greg Sheridan to write books on Christianity, he told this morning’s (May 24) 600-strong crowd at the 28th Toowoom...
 

Council approves grant for Equine Centre of Excellence Development Plan

The Toowoomba Region could soon be home to an Equine Centre of Excellence thanks to a grant from Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC). At its Ordinary Meeting of Council on 17 May, Council approved a gra...
 

New funding model to support Toowoomba Region community events

More than a dozen events across the Toowoomba Region could be in line for increased future funding after Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) endorsed a change to its Core Community Event Program funding ...
 

Toowoomba Futures back in the spotlight asking for your say

The way in which the Toowoomba Region grows for future generations is back in the spotlight this week with further public consultation now open on the Toowoomba Region Futures project. Toowoomba Regi...
 

Cooby Dam spilling; no immediate risk to Oakey town

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 welcomes delegates to 2022 Floodplain Management Australia national conference

The Toowoomba Region next week (May 17-20) is hosting hundreds of delegates in person and online for the 2022 Floodplain Management Australia (FMA) national conference at the Empire Theatres complex. ...
 

Toowoomba LDMG moves to lean forward as rain persists

Toowoomba Regional Council’s Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) has moved to lean forward this morning with persistent rain across the Region leading to localised flooding and dams spilling. Tw...
 

TRC Local Disaster Management Group monitoring rain, dam levels

Toowoomba Regional Council’s Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) is monitoring the latest rain event that is enveloping most of Queensland, along with watching levels at the Region’s three dams...
 

Toowoomba Region prepared as more wet weather on the way

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is asking residents to be extra vigilant on the roads as unseasonal wet weather looks set to impact the region across the weekend and well into next week. With the Bu...
 

Karee S Dahl’s textile exhibition on display at Crows Nest Gallery

Recreations of domestic objects made from a single continuous thread feature in a new exhibition, ... eat a lot of peaches, by Karee S Dahl, which is on display at Crows Nest Gallery until May 29, 202...
 

Significant wet weather contributes to delay of TRC water notices

 

Progress continues on Council’s Queens Park Masterplan

Toowoomba residents and visitors will soon have even better facilities to enjoy at Queens Park thanks to further upgrades by Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC). Stage 7 of TRC’s $12 million Queens Pa...
 

TRC preparing residential development assistance measures

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) planning officers are working to collate a report containing extensive residential development assistance measures to assist the release of more housing to the market....
 

Change Project trainers upskill to offer new activities

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) Change Project recently added seven newly qualified trainers specialising in yoga, gym stick and Pilates to its ranks thanks to state government funding support. ...
 

Eidecan Returns Battle of the Bands now open for entry

Jam sessions have amped up across the Region as homegrown musicians get ready for the Battle of the Bands in June as part of Live and Local Toowoomba. Entries are now open for the Eidecan Returns Bat...
 

New treatment plant secures Clifton’s water future

Clifton’s short-term water supply issue is resolved with Toowoomba Regional Council turning the tap on a brand-new packaged water treatment plant for the town. The Clifton Reverse Osmosis Water Tre...
 

Upgrades to J. E. Duggan Park now officially opened to the public

Significant upgrades to J. E. Duggan Park have now been officially opened to the public thanks to a partnership between Toowoomba Regional Council and the Queensland State Government. The park recent...
 

Toowoomba Mayoral Prayer Breakfast to support Winter Shelter charity at May 24 fundraiser

Winter Shelter Toowoomba, a charity offering accommodation and support services to the city’s homeless people, is the beneficiary of the 28th Toowoomba Mayoral Prayer Breakfast, which will be held a...