Julia Creek, Queensland
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Welcome to McKinlay Shire Council

Australia Day Awards 2018 Australia Day Awards 2018

It's that time of year again. Please take the time to nominate worthy recipients living in the McKinlay Shire who contribute to our community, inspire others or have demonstrated achievement in their field.

1. Community Event of the Year (Small and Large) 
2. Cultural Award (Junior and Senior) 
3. Sports Award (Junior and Senior) 
4. Sports Administration Award 
5. Volunteer of the Year Award
6. Citizen of the Year Award (Young and Overall Citizen of the Year) 

Please return forms to:
Jo-anne Butler - Tourism and Events Officer
Nominations Close Monday 4th December 2017. 

Naturally Occurring Fluoride in Julia Creek’s Drinking Water Naturally Occurring Fluoride in Julia Creek’s Drinking Water

McKinlay Shire Council advises that Julia Creek’s drinking water supply contain about 3 milligrams per litre of naturally occurring fluoride. This is considerably higher than the recommended limit in the Australian Drinking Water Guidelines where they recommend an upper limit of 1.5 milligrams per litre (or parts per million) of fluoride in drinking water. Please see this fact sheet for information relating to the background and management of fluoride in your drinking water.

Mosquito Management Mosquito Management

Local Governments in Queensland in accordance with the Public Health Act 2005 are responsible for mosquito borne disease prevention and control which includes community education, mosquito surveillance and control. To find out more about how you can help eradicate the problem and assist Council click here.