Park upgrades

We're upgrading numerous parks to service our growing communities to the meet our defined standards in our Open Space Strategy. This strategy provides a framework for protecting, enhancing and&nb...

Pool upgrades

Millmerran pool Following community consultation undertaken early 2021, the 60 year old community facility will be upgraded. The existing pool will be replaced with a new 50 metre pool, including poo...

Toowoomba and Lockyer Valley Escarpment Mountain Bike Masterplan 2019-26

In partnership with Lockyer Valley Regional Council, we will develop the ‘Toowoomba and Lockyer Valley Escarpment Mountain Bike Masterplan 2019-26’ to support our shared vision for the a...

Rockville Park clubhouse amenities upgrade

The Rockville Park clubhouse amenities upgrade replaces the existing facility with a modern facility. This upgrade ensures we are able to meet the current and future demand of Rockville Park, includin...

Queens Park upgrades

In 2013 the Queens Park upgrades commenced in a series of coordinated stages. The aim, to ensure the layered history of the park is conserved, facilities improved, creating quality recreational areas....

Neil Street bus station toilet refurbishment

In the 2021/22 budget, $843,500 has been allocated to upgrade the Neil Street bus station toilet. The works will involve alterations to the existing layout by introducing a breezeway access from Bell ...

Oakey showgrounds upgrade

A pavilion and associated toilets will be constructed at the Oakey showgrounds in a jointly funded project with Queensland Reconstruction Authority. $400,000 has been allocated in the 2021/22 budget ...

Rosalie Walk and Settlers Park improvement works

The completed works help deliver the intent of the Kingsthorpe Linear Corridor Master Plan 2016, encouraging people in the community to visit the park and stay longer. Improvements include:...

New Highfields library

The Highfields Library project involves the construction of a library, customer service centre and community meeting facility in Highfields. The new building will replace the previous library, wh...

Park building renewals and upgrades

The park building renewal and upgrades consist of: renewal of the Bowenville Reserve toilet amenities building. upgrade of the Peacehaven Botanic Park toilet amenities building and infrastructure....

Wyreema (Obst) Park minor earthworks and park improvements

Wyreema (Obst) Park minor earthworks included: The minor earthworks included improving the earth bunding and profile of the swale drain along the southern boundary of Wyreema (Obst) Park, improv...

Escarpment parks upgrade including Tobruk Drive lookout

The escarpment parks upgrade includes multiple projects associated with nature-based, outdoor recreation and tourism potential across Toowoomba's escarpment parks.  Upgrades to the escarpment pa...

Soldiers' Memorial Hall refurbishment

The multi-stage refurbishment of Soldiers’ Memorial Hall, located at 149 Herries Street, is underway. The upgrades will provide facilities for user groups, whilst preserving the building's heritage....

Fencing renewal program

The renewal of fencing consists of: completion of the Cressbrook Dam perimeter (except interface with National Parks) with an additional 3kms of fencing renewal.  completion of the Perseveran...

Disability access upgrades to buildings & facilities

This six year program will modernise our buildings and facilities, providing easy disability access and parking. A budget of $150,000 has been assigned this financial year to improve the Crows Ne...

Empire Theatre refurbishment - dressing rooms & rehearsal rooms

In the 2020/2021 budget, $1.5 million was assigned to upgrade the 110-year-old Empire Theatres complex.  Most of the work is 'back of house', including upgrades to: performers dressing rooms ...

Cambooya Hall renewal

A $200,000 renewal of the exterior of the Cambooya Hall has been allocated in the 2021/22 budget. This refurbishment includes exterior painting and the replacement of the roof sheeting, both of which ...