LOCAL government leaders from six southwest Queensland councils are on a mission to unlock the diverse opportunities of...

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07th Sept. 2020 10:09 AM

Businesses affected by the COVID-19 shutdowns in outback Queensland are being given a refund on their rates.

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21st May 2020 8:05 AM

Rates relief is being offered to local businesses in one western shire, as the community grapples with the lack of tourist...

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07th May 2020 3:05 PM

Two western mayors believe the period after the coronavirus pandemic ends will be ideal for city-dwellers to relocate to...

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05th May 2020 5:05 PM

Disturbing reports of locals forcing FIFO workers out of town have come to light, prompting one western mayor to plead for...

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29th April 2020 5:04 PM

Western councils have ratified a pay rise for elected members following their recent swearing-in, and it will come in to...

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27th April 2020 12:04 PM

Shire councils of the west are making sure residents are equipped with the latest official advice on the coronavirus...

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04th April 2020 5:04 AM

So far, three quarters of the west’s ballots have been counted, here’s how our councils are shaping up so far:

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31st March 2020 3:03 PM