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Notice of Special Meeting: 2018/19 Budget
June 18, 2018: Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of the South Burnett Regional Council for consideration of the 2018/19 Budget and associated documents will be held on Monday 25 June 2018 in the Warren Truss Chamber, Glendon Street. Kingaroy commencing at 9.00am.

Residents are welcome to attend as members of the public gallery.

Current Vacancies
May 24, 2018: Council is currently seeking applications for the following positions:

  • • Council Regulations Compliance Officer
  • • Supervisor Parks

For more information please see Council's website.
Approved Systematic
Inspection Program For Dog Registration

May 18, 2018: In accordance with Section 113 of the Animal Management (Cats and Dogs) Act 2008 (the Act), notice is hereby given that the South Burnett Regional Council intends to conduct an Approved Systematic Inspection Program to ensure that all dogs are registered in accordance with the Act.

The program will commence on Monday 4 June 2018 for a period of three months, ending Friday 31 August 2018.

Inspections of properties for animal management purposes will be carried out in the townships of Blackbutt, Brooklands, Crawford, Hivesville, Kingaroy, Kumbia, Maidenwell, Memerambi, Mondure, Murgon, Nanango, Proston, Taabinga, Tingoora, Wondai and Wooroolin.

Inspections will be conducted between 9:00am and 5:00pm Monday to Saturday during this period.

A copy of the approved inspection program is available online via Council's website or for inspection and purchase ($2.00 per copy) at Council's Kingaroy Customer Service Centre at 45 Glendon Street, Kingaroy.

For more information, please contact Council's Animal Management Branch on (07) 4189 9100.
Change to Waste Collection Days:
Wooroolin & Tingoora

March 28, 2018: Council’s Waste Collection Contractor has identified some efficiency savings to be made by changing waste collection times for a number of existing 240L wheelie bin services.

As of Friday 27 April 2018 residents in Wooroolin and Tingoora will have their 240L wheelie bin collected in the morning instead of the afternoon.

Residents of Wooroolin and Tingoora are therefore advised to ensure that their 240L wheelie bin is placed at the kerb for servicing by 6:00am on Fridays.
Change to Waste Collection Days:
Proston, Hivesville & Mondure

March 28, 2018: Council’s Waste Collection Contractor has identified some efficiency savings to be made by changing the waste collection day for a number of existing 240L wheelie bin services.

The waste collection day is changing for residents of Proston, Hivesville and Mondure. Friday 20 April 2018 will be the last collection on a Friday.

The new collection day will change to Wednesday. Wednesday 25 April 2018 will be your first collection on this new arrangement.

Please have your bin placed on the kerb for servicing by 6:00am from Wednesday 25 April 2018 onwards.
Notice Of Road Access Closure
March 16, 2018: Council advises that the access to the northern end of Boggy Creek Road, Wooroolin, via the Bunya Highway will be closed permanently.

Access to Boggy Creek Road will still be available via Sportsground Road, Wooroolin.

The road closure will come into effect as of Thursday 22 March 2018.
South Burnett Regional Council
Planning Scheme 2017:
Adoption of the Planning Scheme

October 1, 2017: Notice is given under the Sustainable Planning Act 2009 and Statutory Guideline 01/16: Making or amending local planning instruments, that by resolution on Wednesday 20 September 2017 the South Burnett Regional Council adopted the South Burnett Regional Council Planning Scheme 2017.

The South Burnett Regional Council Planning Scheme 2017 will replace the Kingaroy Shire IPA Planning Scheme, Nanango Shire IPA Planning Scheme, Murgon Shire IPA Planning Scheme and the Wondai Shire IPA Planning Scheme and will take effect from Monday 2 October 2017.

A copy of the South Burnett Regional Council Planning Scheme 2017 can be viewed on Council’s website.

For further information, or to inspect or purchase a copy of South Burnett Regional Council Planning Scheme, visit Council’s Customer Service Centres or phone 4189 9100.
Council Ordinary Meeting Dates For 2018
February 21, 2018: Council would like to advise that in accordance with Section 277 (1) of the Local Government Regulation 2012, the Ordinary Meetings for 2018 have been scheduled as follows:

* Wednesday 17 January 2018
* Wednesday 21 February 2018
* Wednesday 21 March 2018
* Wednesday 18 April 2018
* Wednesday 16 May 2018
* Wednesday 13 June 2018
* Wednesday 18 July 2018
* Wednesday 15 August 2018
* Wednesday 19 September 2018
* Wednesday 10 October 2018
* Wednesday 21 November 2018
* Wednesday 12 December 2018

Ordinary Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of the month (except the June, October and December meetings. which will be held on the second Wednesday) commencing at 9:00am in the Warren Truss Chamber, Glendon Street, Kingaroy unless stated otherwise.

Residents are invited to attend the meetings as members of the public gallery.
Level 3 Water Restrictions
July 12, 2017: Level 3 water restrictions are now in place throughout the South Burnett Region.

Residents are advised that sprinklers are not to be used, and hosing of paved or concreted areas is not permitted.

Hand held watering is permitted from 7:00am to 8:00am, and 5:00pm to 6:00pm on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays for odd numbered houses and Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays for even numbered houses. No residential watering is permitted on Mondays.

Further details are available on the Council website or by contacting Customer Contact on (07) 4189 9100.
Next Council Meeting
June 14, 2018: The next ordinary Council meeting will be held on Wednesday 18 July 2018 at the Warren Truss Chamber in Glendon Street, Kingaroy.

Meetings commence at 9:00am and are open to the public.

Depending on the volume of business that needs to be processed, they can conclude at any time up to 2:00pm in the afternoon. If so, morning tea will be provided.

Copies of any meeting's agenda can be downloaded from Council's website 24 hours before each meeting date.
Get More Information
You can obtain more news and information from the South Burnett Regional Council's website, or by contacting Council on (07) 4189 9100 during office hours.
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Your Councillors

Your Councillors are here to represent your interests. If you have a problem you think Council can assist you with, please contact your Divisional councillor by phone or email.
South Burnett Mayor, Cr Keith Campbell
South Burnett
Mayor

Keith Campbell
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Division 1 Cr Roz Frohloff Division 4 Cr Terry Fleischfresser
Division 1
Cr Roz Frohloff
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Division 4
Cr Terry Fleischfresser
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Division 2 Cr Gavin (Spud) Jones Division 5 Cr Kathy Duff
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Cr Gavin (Spud) Jones
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Cr Kathy Duff
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Division 3 Cr Danita Potter Division 6 Cr Ros Heit
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Cr Danita Potter
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Cr Ros Heit
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