Julia Creek Independent Living Units - Coyne St/Hospital Lane

The newly constructed precinct features 8 units, a BBQ area and new community centre where CHSP and the Community Nurse are based. A fact sheet that details eligibility criteria and application forms are now available, copies can also be obtained from Council's Administration Office. 

Information about appointing an Enduring Power of Attorney can be found on the Department of Justice and Attorney-General website. Please contact the Community Services Team on phone: (07) 47467166 or email: community@mckinlay.qld.gov.au for further information.

Aged Care Units - Old Normanton Rd

McKinlay Shire Council currently has four Aged Care Units on Old Normanton Road, Julia Creek. The units are unserviced, however assistance may be available through Council's Commonwealth Home Support Program. For more information or to request a quote, please contact Megan Pellow or download the Application form (PDF). 

Please note McKinlay Shire Council no longer provide public housing. Should you require housing please contact the Julia Creek QGAP office on phone: (07) 4746 7162.

Queensland Housing Strategy 2021-2025 Local Housing Action Plan

This Local Housing Action Plan (the Plan) is developed through a joint initiative involving the Queensland Government*, McKinlay Shire Council (Council) and the Western Queensland Alliance of Councils (WQAC) to respond to a range of immediate, emerging, and longer-term housing challenges in the Shire.

McKinlay Shire Housing Action Plan