Target 200 the message for Highfields, Kleinton, Cabarlah, Meringandan

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is reminding residents of Highfields, Kleinton, Cabarlah and Meringandan to stick to the region's target of 200 litres of water usage per person per day. TRC Deputy M...

Total fire ban and high fire danger for Toowoomba region

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is asking residents to be aware of a total fire ban in place with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) also issuing a fire weather warning for the Darling Downs and Granite...

Urgent water restrictions for Highfields, Kleinton, Meringandan

Urgent water restrictions are in place for the Highfields, Kleinton and Meringandan areas. Following high water usage over the past few hot days, Toowoomba Regional Council Deputy Mayor and Water and...

Advanced drawing group exhibition on display at Crows Nest Gallery

An exhibition charting the artistic progression of an advanced drawing group will be displayed at Crows Nest Gallery from Wednesday, October 18 to Sunday, November 12, 2023. Give it a Go, Its Mother ...

Goombungee artists pour heart into Rosalie Gallery exhibition

The varied talents of artists from Goombungee and surrounding district feature for the second successive year in the aptly titled exhibition, I love Goombungee!, which is on display at Rosalie Gallery...

TRC wins big at 2023 IPWEA-QNT Excellence Awards

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has taken out two awards at this week’s 2023 Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia Queensland/Northern Territory (IPWEA-QNT) Excellence Awards gala dinne...

Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery closing temporarily for parquetry floor, carpet replacement

Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery at 531 Ruthven Street, Toowoomba, is closing temporarily to allow contractors to replace parquetry flooring and carpet that was damaged during a severe hail storm that p...

Lodge nominations for 2024 Toowoomba Region Australia Day awards

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is reminding residents to lodge nominations for our outstanding achievers who will be considered for 2024 Toowoomba Region Australia Day awards. TRC Australia Day co-...

Emerging visual artists shine at TRAG’s Creative Generation Excellence Awards exhibition

The creative talents of Darling Downs and South West Queensland secondary school students feature in Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery’s (TRAG) annual Creative Generation – Excellence Awards in Visua...

Millmerran WMF to reopen following illegal dumping clean-up

The Millmerran Waste Management Facility is set to reopen today, Friday 6 October from 1pm, following the clean-up of illegally dumped asbestos. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Water and Waste Portf...

TRC welcomes improved BOM radar coverage

Toowoomba Region Mayor Geoff McDonald has today welcomed news that the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) would soon provide an improved radar service to residents of the region. In correspondence received ...

TRC flood contractor to occupy Oakey depot in win for community

 A contractor appointed by Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) to deliver flood recovery works will occupy the Oakey TRC depot until the end of 2024 in a fantastic win for the local community. Geor...

Picnic Point Parklands Waterfall Gardens upgrades starting in October

Upgrades to the Waterfall Gardens at Toowoomba’s Picnic Point Parklands are scheduled to start in October. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) recently awarded the contract for the upgrade works to Th...

Central Highfields intersection service relocation works starting; feedback sought on concept designs

The future vision for Central Highfields is a step closer as Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) prepares to start service relocations associated with the Kratzke and O’Brien Roads Intersection Upgrade...

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 always have a compliant swimm...

Be prepared for fire season, watch warnings: Rural Fire Service, TRC advise residents

Be prepared for fire season, stay up to date with fire warnings and act as directed. Rural Fire Service Regional Manager for the South West Region, Superintendent Wayne Waltisbuhl, pictured, this wee...

Cecil Plains, Mount Tyson first focus for Flood Recovery Southern contractors

The Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) 2022 Flood Recovery Program delivery partners in the south, Golding Contractors, broke ground in Mount Tyson last week to start their portion of the Flood Recovery...

$340,000 injected back into the community through TRC Community Grants

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has today endorsed more than $340,000 to be injected back into the community through Round One of the 2023/24 Community Grants Program. 55 applications were successfu...

Winners announced for 2023 Waste Management Facilities Garden Competition

The winners of the 2023 Toowoomba Region Waste Management Facilities Garden Competition have been announced with some outstanding entries in this year’s awards. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Wat...

Millmerran Aquatic Centre officially opened, free school holiday entry

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has today officially opened the new $6.4 million Millmerran Aquatic Centre, just in time for school holidays. TRC Environment and Community Portfolio Chair Cr James O...