Latest Western Downs News

WDRC and Vocational Student of Year share top awards at Queensland Training Awards
Queensland renewable energy to power Westfield centres
Jobs Fair to boost workforce attraction in thriving industry
Further financial assistance for flood-affected agri-businesses
Disaster assistance extended further following southern Queensland flooding
Red Benches spread message of domestic violence prevention throughout Western Downs
Region’s youth invited to ultimate day out
DDSW Qld Mayors make progress on key issues in Goondiwindi
Flood recovery and resilience on agenda for DDSW Qld Mayors in Goondiwindi
Council’s $1m housing and land development incentive to support continued migration and economic growth
Renowned international art on display in Western Downs
New event to ignite young entrepreneurship in region
Council open for business with annual Procurement Roadshow
Council budget drives economic certainty and long-term security
Drive-in movies back on big screen
Miles Community celebrates completion of $6 million Streetscape Project
Big Skies Festival returns to Western Downs in 2022
Miles to celebrate completion of major CBD revitalisation
Western Downs student’s big ideas shaping towns of future
Show goes on for Groovin’ in Garden
Financial assistance for flood affected Southern Queensland agri-businesses
Community partnership shines at Queensland LGMA awards for excellence
Disaster assistance extended to support flooded Queensland primary producers, small businesses and additional councils
Local contractor selected to deliver landmark public space in Dalby
Local development information now at public’s fingertips
Council hosts free Community Grants Expo in Western Downs
Less than half of Queensland in drought after significant wet season
Keys to producing high eating quality beef
Local artists celebrated in stand-alone art exhibition
Disaster Recovery Arrangements activated for Western Downs
Calling all Western Downs and South Burnett community groups
Manufacturing conference supports ‘the people that make it’ in Western Downs
Rare opportunity extended for caretaker duo to make Tara Lagoon Parklands their own back yard
WDRC trainee announced First Nations Trainee of Year for QLD and northern NSW
Important work on water needs for Southern and Darling Downs region progresses
New tourist park and ‘sculpture walk’ to be established in Chinchilla
Western Downs residents shape future of Communications and Community Engagement
Local groups share in funding splash for new community initiatives
Put on your boogie shoes and dance night away at Warra Hall
Landmark transfer secures future of Aged Care on Western Downs
Queensland’s clean energy company signs up major new retail customers
Solar shopping for QLD as Kmart and Bunnings clean up
Chinchilla battery to charge up Queensland’s energy future
Green hydrogen to drive heavy transport
Western Downs’ 10 Artists Project opens another chapter
Western Downs Regional Council continues to support victims of domestic violence
Council curates its first touring art exhibition
Chinchilla Library temporarily relocates to make way for Cultural Centre revitalisation