western downs regional council

$200m funding boost to region will unlock hundreds of jobs

Premium Content $200m funding boost to region will unlock hundreds of jobs

Billions worth of investments into 50 Western Downs projects

New Western Downs solar farm to generate 200 jobs

Premium Content New Western Downs solar farm to generate 200 jobs

Solar farm is said to be the first of its kind in the world

$600,000 Bunya Mountain lookout...

Minister Stirling Hinchliffe and Western Downs Regional Council Mayor Paul McVeigh...

Ex-councillor on attack for 'provocative' messages

Premium Content Ex-councillor on attack for 'provocative' messages

Ex-councillor charged for attacking woman sending husband messages

How your rate rise compares around the region

Premium Content How your rate rise compares around the region

Which region recorded the highest rate increase?

Queensland council pays off $60m, now debt free

Premium Content Queensland council pays off $60m, now debt free

Western Down Regional Council have paid off all outstanding debt.

Precious hay supply destroyed as fire tears through stables

Precious hay supply destroyed as fire tears through stables

Dalby police investigate fire in stables which destroyed hay supply

Securing piece of Western Downs energy boom

Securing piece of Western Downs energy boom

Renewable sector worth $5.5b with $1.2b under construction

Ratepayer group receives legal letter from council CEO

Ratepayer group receives legal letter from council CEO

Letter of concern sent to ratepayers Facebook group

Massive solar farm approved west of Toowoomba

Massive solar farm approved west of Toowoomba

90 jobs to be created delivering vital boost to region's economy

No Olms about it: long time councillor plans to run again

No Olms about it: long time councillor plans to run again

Long time councillor Greg Olm is again running for council.

Mayor stands by offer to re-home 500 refugee families

Mayor stands by offer to re-home 500 refugee families

The offer of housing still stands, pending official advice

Mayor offers homes to 1500 refugees but backlash disappoints

Mayor offers homes to 1500 refugees but backlash disappoints

Mayor upsets community with refugee acceptance

Tributes flow after crash claims young family

Tributes flow after crash claims young family

Friends and families mourn the loss of Peter, Shannah and young Seth

I have no bloody faith in the flood study: resident

I have no bloody faith in the flood study: resident

Flood study defence does 'not hold any water' for angry resident.

Brown stands for pre-selection in fight for Senate seat

Brown stands for pre-selection in fight for Senate seat

Downs mayor Ray Brown to run as Senate candidate for New England

Western Downs mayor looks toward a natural gas future

Western Downs mayor looks toward a natural gas future

Mayor Ray Brown has grand plans for an LNG fuel future in Australia

Gas company and council strike deal to upgrade airstrip

Gas company and council strike deal to upgrade airstrip

Miles to get airstrip upgrade thanks to council deal with APLNG

Contractors sought for flood works

Contractors sought for flood works

FLOOD reconstruction move forward on Western Downs.

Summer disasters began in Chinchilla

Summer disasters began in Chinchilla

2011 summer flood disaster started a year ago in town of Chinchilla