Welcome to a new kind of golf

Forget the clubs for this form of golf which is quickly emerging as one of the most popular new sports across the world. Disc golf now has more than 8,500 courses around the world, with the latest ad...

Council’s Pandemic Response Investment

This week Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) announced the second stage of its local economic relief package, with a $50 million Pandemic Response Investment adopted as part of its 2020-21 Budget. In a...

Council supports community through Micro Grants

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has been able to assist 147 community organisations throughout the Region by providing more than $45,000 as part of the Community Support Micro Grants program. As par...

Toowoomba Regional Council part of National Heavy Vehicle Project

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has been selected as one of the first Councils in Australia to be involved in a project that will assist with improving heavy vehicle access on local government roads....

Construction begins on Tobruk Memorial Drive Lookout

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will begin construction on an upgrade to the Tobruk Memorial Drive Lookout on Friday 19 June 2020. TRC Environment and Community Services Portfolio Leader, Cr Tim McM...

Council meeting livestream

The 16 June Ordinary Meeting of Council will be livestreamed from this page or you can watch it direct from YouTube.  

Council postpones scheduled escarpment park prescribed burns

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has postponed its scheduled prescribed burns for Panorama Crescent Park, Prince Henry Drive and Jubilee Park to Redwood Park due to the significant rainfall over the w...

TRC adopts 2020-21 Operational Plan, Budget and Revenue Statement

Toowoomba Regional Council today unanimously adopted its 2020-21 Operational Plan, Budget and Revenue Statement. Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio said Council’s $567 million financial plan would...

Work begins on Stage 6 Margaret Street Playground Upgrade

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will soon begin playground, lighting and landscaping improvements at Toowoomba’s premier park. The Margaret Street playground upgrade project at Queens Park will sta...

New Council Principal Depot will provide a modern and sustainable facility for staff

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) Principal Depot project is completed, providing a state of the art facility to meet the current and future needs of Council staff and the Toowoomba Region. TRC En...

The results are in

Overall resident satisfaction with Toowoomba Regional Council services has been rated 6.4 out of 10 according to the Toowoomba Region Community Survey, completed last year. Residents viewed Council a...

Council to re-open fitness centres and Visitor Information Centres

Fitness enthusiasts will be able to return to the gyms on 15 June with partial re-openings of the fitness and aquatic centres throughout the Region. Toowoomba Regional Council Environment and Communi...

Council's 2020 prescribed burning program commences at John Trousdell Park

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has begun its 2020 prescribed burning program, with the first burn taking place at John Trousdell Park at Cotswold Hills. The prescribed burn is part of Operation Coo...

‘Equality is a key value of our Toowoomba Region’: Mayor

Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio has restated that equality is a key value of our Toowoomba Region. Mayor Antonio said Toowoomba Region is one of the most family-friendly and liveable ci...

Council to re-open campgrounds, but gathering restrictions apply.

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will re-open campgrounds on Friday 5 June 2020 in line with the Queensland Government’s Roadmap to Easing COVID-19 restrictions. TRC Mayor Paul Antonio said the eas...

Tenders invited for major upgrade to Millmerran Pool

Toowoomba Regional Council will open tenders on 6 June 2020 for a design and construct contract for the upgrade of Millmerran Swimming Pool. TRC Chair of Environment and Community Services, Cr James ...

Ten years, $800 million invested. What’s next for Your City Centre - Beyond 2020?

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has today launched a ten-year review of the Toowoomba City Centre Master Plan. Council is urging residents to get involved in the conversation that will help understan...

CHANGE your cooking habits with Jamie's Ministry of Food online course

If you are sick of arguing about vegetables at dinner time and would like healthier and happier meals, then you won't want to miss Jamie's Ministry of Food Australia's five-week online course. Toowoo...

Region glows maroon as Queensland’s turns 161

The Toowoomba Region will glow maroon as city landmarks light up to celebrate Queensland’s 161st Birthday on Saturday 6 June. Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio is encouraging the community to wea...

Segregated concrete waste reused at TRC facility

Piles of crushed concrete are finding a useful home above ground at the Greater Toowoomba Waste Management Facility. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Water and Waste Committee chair Cr Rebecca Vonhof...