Council Meets with Investors

Maranoa Regional Councillors meet with the Valinda Team Consortium (002)

Moves for a meatworks near Wallumbilla have stepped up a notch. Maranoa Mayor Tyson Golder and Councillors Peter Flynn, David Schefe and Wendy Newman have met with the Valinda Team Consortium, joint-investors who are in the process of producing a Development Application for a proposed meatworks … [Read more...]

Council Meeting Brief


Maranoa Regional Council met this week…Here’s a snapshot. Jackson War Memorial Opening The official opening of the new war memorial in Jackson will occur on Remembrance Day 11 November 2018. Federal Government’s Drought Communities Program – Extension Council resolved today to submit an … [Read more...]

Mitchell’s Water Main Project Kicks Off


This week Maranoa Regional Council commenced works in Mitchell to replace an ageing water main with a new larger main to improve Mitchell’s water service. The works are taking place on the following streets: Oxford Street (between Caroline Street and Ann Street) Ann Street (between Oxford … [Read more...]

New trade Mentor for Local Councils


A new trade and investment mentor will advise Queensland councils on how to take advantage of opportunities for their communities to encourage greater business links with overseas firms. The Local Government Association of Queensland has appointed former Queensland Trade … [Read more...]

A Planner’s Guide

Mayor Mark Jamieson

The official launch of the first edition of the Conference and Events in the Maranoa – A Planner’s Guide was launched on Monday night by special guest, Mayor Mark Jamieson, President of the Local Government Association of Queensland (LGAQ). And that’s an appearance that came with a bonus for … [Read more...]

Community Grants – Apply Now


Council’s got the hand in the pocket…And is calling for community and not-for-profit groups to apply for financial assistance, with the next round of grants now available under the Community Grants Program. Community groups are encouraged to submit their applications until Monday, 1 October … [Read more...]

Award Winners in Council

Tayla Dennis (002)

Two Maranoa Regional Council workers are carrying home the honours. Tayla Dennis and Chelsea Hayward, both for their outstanding contributions to their studies and workplace. Tayla is the deserving winner of two awards this month at the Darling Downs South West Queensland’s Training Awards … [Read more...]

It’s All About the Planning

Mitchell Show-13

As anyone who has ever been involved in organising an event knows, it’s the planning that makes the outcome. And Maranoa Regional Council has launched a valuable tool for any organiser looking to host an event or conference within the Maranoa-The Prospectus for Conferences & Events in the … [Read more...]

Line marking to commence in Roma next week

line marking

Maranoa Regional Council advises Roma residents that Roma’s Line Marking Program will be undertaken over the next four weeks (weather permitting) starting on Monday, 20 August 2018. Works are scheduled between 6am and 6pm and includes a refresh of existing faded lines and replacement of lines … [Read more...]