Council Notices

26
May

Council is seeking feedback on community values and knowledge of our local water resources. | Survey

As part of the Southern Downs Water Security Strategy, Council is seeking feedback on community values and knowledge of our local water resources.  The information gathered will provide local data on the actions and behaviours which are most important to our residents as well as providing current information on opportunities to further secure our water supplies for the future.  

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9
May

Register now for FREE Sport & Recreation – Technology & Communication Workshop | 21 May 2019 | RSVP by 16th May

INVITES YOU TO A FREE WORKSHOP HELP YOUR CLUB MAKE BETTER USE OF TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE COMMUNICATION Date:              Tuesday 21 May 2019 Time:             11.30am to 3:00pm (sandwiches for lunch from 11.30am to 12 noon) Venue:           Warwick Town Hall, Palmerin Street, Warwick Details:          Making Better Use of Technology to improve Communication This FREE workshop will provide exclusive training on how to

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9
May

No Big Surprise to locals, as Water Restrictions remain..

Extreme level water restrictions here to stay as dam levels continue to drop The Southern Downs will remain on extreme level water restrictions with Council resolving to reduce the limit on water being purchased from the region’s standpipes to 2000 litres per week. Rural residents accessing drinking standard water from the Stanthorpe and Warwick standpipes will now be limited to

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29
Apr

SDRC Media Release: Council to consider Queensland Treasury Corporation’s financial report on de-amalgamation

Please find below details and attached media release from Southern Downs Regional Council regarding the Queensland Treasury Corporations financial report on de-amalgamation, which may be of interest to you or someone you know.   To review a copy of the QTC Financial Analysis and all information regarding proposed de-amalgamation, please visit //bit.ly/2D70Mpo or pick up a hard copy from any

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5
Apr

Get your LEGO® on this Easter with the Young Engineers Holiday Workshops!

Fun for all ages, with the upcoming workshops, but you must book prior: www.brisbanenorth.young-engineers.com.au/enrolment Kids, break out your LEGO®  and Robotics dreams, and Parents, watch those blocks on your feet, it’s Play Time! Monday: 15th April 2019     |   9:00am – 11am     |     $20 Easter Robot Rabbit.  Join us as we build a Robot Rabbit to transfer Easter

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26
Mar

Queensland Youth Week – Calendar of events being held in the region.

Queensland Youth Week (QYW19), to be held from 3 to 14 April 2019, is an annual celebration allowing us all to reflect on young people aged 12 to 25 and the positive contributions they make to Queensland communities. The theme for 2019 is ‘unlimited’ – celebrating the boundless energy young people bring to our communities and encouraging them to look

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26
Mar

DO YOU USE A BICYCLE OR MOTOR SCOOTER?

SDRC is seeking ideas and feedback from the community to help develop a masterplan of cycling and motor scooter facilities and networks within the region. We want to hear from you. Your ideas and feedback will help us develop a masterplan of cycling and motor scooter facilities and networks within our region. Tell us what would help you to use

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13
Feb

Council urgently seeking support for youth based events for Youth Week 2019

Council is currently planning a major event for Youth Week for 13, 14 and 15 April 2019 which is an initiative of our Youth Council, and despite ongoing promotion of the call for listings from the community through several email networks, the SDRC Facebook Page & website, the Southern Downs Youth Facebook Page and media release, we have only received

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19
Jan

Celebrate Australia Day at Great Australian Bites – 2019 Region Events

Great Australian Bites Celebrate Australia Day at Great Australian Bites with home-grown music legend Ash Grunwald. Come together with family and friends in Warwick with free entry, pop-up food stalls serving local produce and a live entertainment program guaranteed to get your toes tapping while soaking up the summer atmosphere. Aussie blues star Ash Grunwald will headline the day with

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16
Jan

Southern Downs Regional Council restricts recreational activities at Storm King Dam

Water activities at Storm King Dam have been restricted in the interest of community safety due to current water levels. Storm King Dam’s capacity is currently at 56% and Southern Downs Regional Council has restricted recreational water activities to ensure the safety of community members using the dam. Power boats, jet skis or water skis at the dam are currently

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