June 2018

Published a story 22nd Jun 2018 8:15 PM

TOOWOOMBA Regional Council mayor Paul Antonio has used the delivery of council's budget to call for a re-think of the funding model for local government.

Mayor calls for re-think of local government funding model

TOOWOOMBA Regional Council mayor Paul Antonio has used the delivery of council's budget to call for a re-think of the funding model for local government.

Published a story 22nd Jun 2018 8:00 PM

THE average ratepayer can expect to be out of pocket an additional $105 a year, post-discount, off the back of a 3.49% average rise in rates and charges.

BUDGET: How council is spending your money in 2018/19

THE average ratepayer can expect to be out of pocket an additional $105 a year, post-discount, off the back of a 3.49% average rise in rates and charges.

Published a story 22nd Jun 2018 12:34 PM

Council has described the rise in rates and charges in this year's budget, handed down this morning, as "measured and responsible".

How this year's council budget will affect your hip pocket

Council has described the rise in rates and charges in this year's budget, handed down this morning, as "measured and responsible".

Published a story 21st Jun 2018 5:27 PM

A NEW shopping centre has been proposed for the site of Allen’s Rural and Hardware Supplies at Kingsthorpe.

Shopping centre proposed for Kingsthorpe

A NEW shopping centre has been proposed for the site of Allen’s Rural and Hardware Supplies at Kingsthorpe.

Published a story 21st Jun 2018 5:18 PM

TOOWOOMBA Regional Council has splashed out $1.7 million buying two parcels of land in Highfields.

Council's $1.7m cash splash in Highfields

TOOWOOMBA Regional Council has splashed out $1.7 million buying two parcels of land in Highfields.

Published a story 21st Jun 2018 5:09 PM

A $70 per tonne state government waste levy will have a “significant impact” on ratepayers when it comes into force in early next year.

State's $70/t waste levy to hit hip pocket, says councillor

A $70 per tonne state government waste levy will have a “significant impact” on ratepayers when it comes into force in early next year.

Published a story 20th Jun 2018 4:41 PM

Touch of Toowoomba brings you a scene from the lives of four Toowoomba people each week.

Who are they? and what do they love about our great city?

Meet the volunteers promoting our city to the masses

Touch of Toowoomba brings you a scene from the lives of four Toowoomba people each week. Who are they? and what do they love about our great city?

Published a story 20th Jun 2018 4:32 PM

MORE than 1.4 million domestic leisure tourists holidayed in Southern Queensland Country in the year to March 2018.

Region beats out other parts of state in latest tourism data

MORE than 1.4 million domestic leisure tourists holidayed in Southern Queensland Country in the year to March 2018.

Published a story 19th Jun 2018 12:56 PM

FKG Group is seeking to establish a new planning and development assessment framework around its Toowoomba Technology Park, in order to fast-track its vision.

FKG Group seeks to formalise Toowoomba Technology Park

FKG Group is seeking to establish a new planning and development assessment framework around its Toowoomba Technology Park, in order to fast-track its vision.

Published a story 18th Jun 2018 2:31 PM

MACHINERY is expected to move in on a fringe CBD block by Thursday to start construction of a $3 million project.

CBD's north on way up: $3 million project to start this week

MACHINERY is expected to move in on a fringe CBD block by Thursday to start construction of a $3 million project.

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