Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Training Workshop

To assist small businesses throughout the Region, Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will host an online Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery training workshop. Held on 24 March, TRC Planning and ...

Toowoomba Regional Council facilities to remain open

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) facilities will remain open and continue to operate for business as usual at this stage, pending advice from the Australian and Queensland Governments. TRC CEO Brian ...

Council closes Cooby Dam to the public

Toowoomba Regional Council has closed Cooby Dam to the public until further notice. Toowoomba Regional Council Water and Waste General Manager Damian Platts said Council officers had detected high le...

Toowoomba Regional Council response to the Coronavirus pandemic

The Toowoomba Regional Council continues to respond to the Coronavirus pandemic in a calm and measured way.General Manager of Service Delivery and Sustainability Arun Pratap said Council’s Incident ...

Community feedback helps refresh Australia Day events

The results are in on how the Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) celebrates Australia Day with nearly 270 people providing feedback through the Australia Day Survey. TRC Acting General Manager for Fina...

Entries open for 2020 Toowoomba Biennial Emerging Artist Award and Exhibition

Entries are open for the 2020 Toowoomba Biennial Emerging Artist Award and Exhibition. Emerging artists from southern Queensland who are engaged in contemporary art practice are invited to lodge appl...

Council endorses changes to Central Car Park

Toowoomba Regional Council has ratified changes to parking rates in the Central Car Park following a successful trial. In December 2019 Council introduced a reduction in parking costs in the Central ...

Local organisations to benefit from Toowoomba Regional Council’s Community Grant Program

Community and not-for-profit groups throughout the Toowoomba Region are set to benefit as a result of the latest round of funding through Council’s Community Grant Program. At the Ordinary Meeting ...

Takatsuki Mayor moved by Toowoomba East Rotary recovery funds

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Mayor Paul Antonio has presented a thank you gift to the Rotary Club of Toowoomba East on behalf of Takatsuki Mayor Takeshi Hamada. The certificate of commendation an...

TRC increases spending with local suppliers

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is showing its confidence in, and support for, the regional economy by continuing to increase its spending with local suppliers. Council’s spending with local suppl...

TRC adopts amendments to the Toowoomba Railway Parklands PDA Development Scheme

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) this week endorsed the Priority Development Area (PDA) Submissions Report and agreed to proceed with proposed amendments to the Toowoomba Railway Parklands PDA Develop...

TRC adopts Planning Scheme amendment to manage flood risk

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) today (February 18) adopted an amendment to the Toowoomba Region Planning Scheme relating to the region-wide management of flood risk at its February Ordinary meeting....

TRC to review Waste Infrastructure Plan, rescinds decision to build Wyreema waste management facility

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will complete a review of its Waste Infrastructure Plan to determine the location and timing of future waste management facilities for the region. Council today (Febr...

Planning & Development Committee recommends adopting Toowoomba Regional Planning Scheme Amendment No.17

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) Planning and Development Committee today recommended adopting an amendment to the Toowoomba Region Planning Scheme relating to the region-wide management of flood ...

Residents invited to have their say on our parks

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is inviting the community to have their say on draft concept designs for Emmerson Park, the Toowoomba Waterbird Habitat and Thiess Park. TRC’s Environment and Commu...

Show your pride at region’s 2020 Australia Day activities

Show your national pride by joining any of Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) community celebrations planned for Australia Day on Sunday, January 26. Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio said the na...

Have your say on the region’s Australia Day activities, awards

Aussies celebrate our national day on January 26 in different ways. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is keen to hear residents’ views on their preferences for civic celebrations and the format and ...

$1.3 million Queens Park upgrade officially opened

Thanks to $1.3 million from the Palaszczuk Government, taking the family to Queens Park is now even more enjoyable and safer with its lighting, pathways, landscaping and playground upgrades including ...

Mayor Antonio sends best wishes to Roger Taylor and family

Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio today (January 13) extended his best wishes to Roger Taylor, who is gravely ill in a Brisbane hospital. Mr Taylor, who is the husband of Toowoomba Regional Council...

Mayor Antonio pays tribute to Professor Peter Swannell AM

Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio today paid tribute to the distinguished community service of prominent Toowoomba identity, Professor Peter Swannell AM, who died on Wednesday. Mayor Antonio said h...