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McKinlay Shire Christmas Tree Celebrations McKinlay Shire Christmas Tree Celebrations

Can you believe it's that time of year again?

Friday 2nd December 2016 heralds McKinlay Shire's annual Christmas Tree celebrations at McIntyre Park, Julia Creek.

* Live Band

* Bar + BBQ

*Kids' rides

* Guest appearance from Santa - Please let Santa know that your child will be in attendance by contacting McKinlay Shire Council, Julia Creek Post Office or Julia Creek News.  

* Markets - For further information click here. To register your stall, contact Joanna Seczkowski 4746 7166 community@mckinlay.qld.gov.au

For further event details click here.

Australia Day Awards 2017 Australia Day Awards 2017

Each year, McKinlay Shire celebrates the achievement and contributions of residents through our Australia Day Awards.


Let us know who makes you proud through the nomination forms below. 


Please contact Georgia Fleming on 47467 166 or georgiaf@mckinlay.qld.gov.au for further information.  


Nominations close on Monday 5th December 2016.


Award categories, please click on the link to take the nomination forms;


Citizen of the Year Award (Senior & Junior)
Sports Administrator of the Year Award
Community Event of the Year Award
Sports Star (Junior and Senior) of the Year Award
Volunteer of the Year Award
Cultural Award

 

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.

Drought Relief Drought Relief

Drought-affected farmers across Queensland can now apply for assistance through a Drought Concessional Loan or a Drought Recovery Concessional Loan through the QRRA website.

For more information on the range of Australian Government assistance for farmers, farm businesses and rural communities, visit agriculture.gov.au/assistance.  

For more information on the range of Queensland Government Assistance available to farmers visit daf.qld.gov.au/environment/drought/assistance.

Engineering Work Engineering Work

 

ROAD

Status as at 25/10/2016

 

 

Alisona

Maintenance - Completed

Ardbrin - Yorkshire

Maintenance - Nov 16

Arizona - Braeside

Maintenance - Nov 16

Bezuma

Maintenance - In Progress

Bunda - Maxwellton

Maintenance - In Progress

Combo - Waterhole

Maintenance - Nov 16

Dalgonally - Millungera

Flood Damage - Finished

Etta Plains

Flood Damage - In Progress

Eulolo - McKinlay

Flood Damage - Nov 16

Gilliat - McKinlay

Flood Damage to Bitumen - Nov 16

Isabel Downs - Yorkshire (Isabel Lane)

Flood Damage - Finished

Julia Ck - Taldora

TIDS - In Progress

Kellosheil

Flood Damage - Completed

Kynuna - Middleton

Maintenance - In Progress

McKinlay - Cannington

Flood Damage - In Progress

Nelia - Bunda

Maintenance - In Progress

Nelia - Bunda

Flood Damage - Nov 16

Punchbowl

Maintenance - In Progress

Wyaldra

Flood Damage - Nov 16

Gladevale

Maintenance - Completed

Egineering works July 2016-June 2017

% Completed

Status as at 25/10/2016

FHUP FlindersHwy Upgrade

85

Complete Early December 2016

Depot Yard New Shed

0

Erection to Start Early 2017

Sewage Treatment Plant

50

Complete Early December 2016

Punchbowl Bridge

85

Complete Mid November 2016

Taldora Rd Pave and seal 16 kms long

85

Complete Early November 2016

Punchbowl Rd Pave and seal 4.5km and approaches to new bridge

20

Gravel carting in progress

Neila Bunda Rd Pave and seal 4km

50

Gravel carting in progress

Malpas Trenton gravelling 8km

45

Gravel carting in progress

Cannington Rd Reseal 18 kms Long

0

Commence November 2016

Pedestrian/Cycle Track to McIntyre Park

5

In progress

Caravan Park 6 Additional Drive through Sites

25

In progress

Sealed Access Nelia Township

0

Complete Late December 2016

Roads Feedback Roads Feedback

Council is interested in the community’s views on ‘wish list’ items for future infrastructure improvements. What improvements would you like to see? What is on your ‘wish list’?  For example – floodways, culverts, road upgrades, or level changes. Your views will help to shape the future of the Shire. To have your say and for further information on the NDDRA Flood Restoration Works Program click here.

Fees and Charges Fees and Charges

Below is a full list of fees and charges for departments, venues and facilities across council.

2016/17 Fees and Charges