Community Notices

Funeral Service for John Fegan

The family of John Fegan wish to share the details of his funeral service, to the community.

Open Air Service in front of Our Lady of the Way Catholic Church, McKinlay
23 September 2020, 11:00am
No Burial Service, Wake to follow at the McKinlay Tennis Courts/Community Shed

Guests are encouraged to wear their everyday work-wear rather than formal attire. Seating will be available, consider bringing a hat or umbrella.

Julia Creek Sporting Shooters Assoication

Firearms Saftey Course:
11 October 2020, 8:00am
Julia Creek RSL
Contact Tania Cowie: 0408 706 843 | 4746 8670 or Peter Golledge: 0427 467 088

Why I Love McKinlay Shire - Photo Contest

North West Hospital and Health Service & McKinlay Shire Council present the "Why I Love McKinlay" Photography Contest. They say a photo is worth a thousand words; show us why you love our region!

Entries are open for all ages from 3 Aug - 30 Sept 2020. Full Details

Growing Queensland Small Business Webinars

The Department of State Development, Tourism and Innovation has free webinars to assist your small business with the ever-changing conditions of running a business during COVID-19.

Property Computer Mapping Workshops

If you missed out on the workshops held in Richmond, Julia Creek or Cloncurry; you still have the opportunity to attend any of the following dates and locations. These mapping workshops are open to everyone. All attendees get a free 1-year licence for Phoenix Mapping. All you need to bring is a laptop. More Details

Dirt 'n' Dust Festival AGM

24 September 2020, 6pm, Dirt 'n' Dust Central - Committee Meeting to follow. Full Details

McKinlay Library - Monday Mini Readers

Bring the little ones for morning tea and a story, every Monday at 9am, at the McKinlay Library.

Julia Creek Library - Temporary Change of Hours

The Julia Creek Library will be closed on Mondays, until 14 September 2020.

Containers for Change

In light of COVID-19 developments our Containers for Change representative, Ian, will be only doing a "drop and go" service until further notice. this means you need a Scheme ID to receeve you container refund via direct deposit, no cash will be given out. You can easily sign up for your Scheme ID on the Containers for Change website.

Next Stop:
3 October 2020 - 8am-12pm, McIntyre Park near Robert Lord's Shed, Julia Creek
Visit Containers for Change to find out what you can recycle.

McKinlay Shire Cultural Association

2020-2021 Memberships are open to those who are interested in learning and participating in cultural arts and activities.
More Details  |  Membership Form

McKinlay Shire Community Email

If you wish to keep up to date with the latest McKinlay Shire news and events, sign up to our Community Email list