Roma Residents Asked to Curb Outside Water Use


While one of Roma’s largest bores undergoes urgent repairs Council is asking that we watch water usage. Council says it has ordered replacement parts for the repairs, which are expected to arrive next week. Maranoa Regional Council says residents of Roma should reduce their water usage on … [Read more...]

A 53% Increase in Dog Registrations


There are 2,097 dogs now registered in Maranoa Regional Council area…And that’s an increase of 53% to the number of pooches now officially registered. Council conducts an annual Selective Inspection Program as one of the approaches it uses to encourage responsible animal ownership within the … [Read more...]

Maranoa Regional Council Meeting


Maranoa Regional Council has met this week. Here are the highlights. Annual Pool Safety Campaign To promote the importance of swimming pool safety and encourage compliance, Council will offer residents free pool safety inspections during the months of December 2018 and January 2019. Kids on … [Read more...]

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...]