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...

Take the Pledge online and make every day safer on the roads

Zero deaths on Australian roads for just one day. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has teamed up with key strategic road safety partners to promote Fatality Free Friday throughout the Toowoomba Regio...

#In this together for 2020 National Reconciliation Week

Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio is urging the community to take time to acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land we live on during National Reconciliation Week from Wednesday, ...

Regional Trade Distribution Centre approved

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has today approved an application for a 3346.1m² Regional Trade Distribution Centre. Located at the Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport, TRC Planning and Development Committe...

Polystyrene compressor recycles bulky packaging

Polystyrene packaging material that is delivered to the Greater Toowoomba Waste Management Facility soon will be recycled for use in cladding and flooring products. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) W...

Free on a Tree Toowoomba

As we approach winter, we all feel the cooler weather, but no-one feels it more than those without a home in our community. Rather than seeing them suffer in the cold, one young Toowoomba resident wi...

Leadership change for national rail body

After two years as Chairperson of the Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail Alliance (MBIRA), representing all local government authorities on or adjacent to the Inland Rail route right through from Melbo...

TRC reverts to normal practice at dog off-leash areas

Toowoomba residents and their dogs will enjoy new freedoms this weekend when temporary restrictions requiring dogs to be on a leash in an off-leash area are lifted. Toowoomba Regional Council Parks a...

Council Customer Service Centres set for staged re-opening

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Customer Service Centres will re-open counter service at four locations from Monday 25 May 2020. The Toowoomba, Millmerran, Crows Nest and Pittsworth Customer Service...

Council Library buildings re-open for Reserve and Collect

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will begin re-opening library services from Monday 25 May 2020, with reduced hours and, a new ‘Reserve and Collect’ process. The re-openings will not include mobil...