Whitsunday (Regional Council) - QLD

Council appoints new audit committee chair

Whitsunday Regional Council appointed Graham Carpenter as Chair of its Audit and Risk Committee for the next three years at its Ordinary Council meeting in Proserpine last week.
Whitsunday Regional Council
18 Nov 2019
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State of Fire Emergency declared across 42 LG areas

State of Fire Emergency declared across 42 LG areas

Effective 5pm, Saturday 9 November 2019 A State of Fire Emergency has been declared across 42 Local Government Areas in Queensland, following a period of significantly heightened fire weather conditions expected to continue into next week.
Whitsunday Regional Council
09 Nov 2019
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Declaration of Local Fire Ban - Whitsunday Regional Council LGA

Declaration of Local Fire Ban - Whitsunday Regional Council LGA

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) has imposed a local fire ban for Central Region residents.
Whitsunday Regional Council
09 Nov 2019
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Tigerair cancels Sydney services

Tigerair Australia has today announced it will cancel services between Sydney - Whitsunday Coast from early 2020. Direct flights to Sydney will continue to be available through Jetstar.
Whitsunday Regional Council
07 Nov 2019
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Whitsunday Coast Airport lands gold at tourism awards

There is gold at the end of the rainbow if you are leaving on a jet plane from Whitsunday Regional Council’s owned and operated Whitsunday Coast Airport (WCA).
Whitsunday Regional Council
28 Oct 2019
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Council launches Round 2 of small business program

Budding entrepreneurs are encouraged to take advantage of Round 2 of the Whitsunday Small Business Start-Up Program which open on October 10.
Whitsunday Regional Council
09 Oct 2019
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Free camping kicks off at Lake Proserpine

Free camping kicks off at Lake Proserpine

Pack your swag and snag a barra! The upgrade of recreational facilities designed to activate Lake Proserpine are underway with the free 72-hour lakeside camping facility being available from Friday afternoon.
Whitsunday Regional Council
02 Oct 2019
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Main Street Upgrade in Proserpine begins next week

Main Street Upgrade in Proserpine begins next week

A new entry statement leading into Proserpine and upgraded footpaths, lighting and new street furniture in Proserpine’s main street will start being installed next Monday 30 September.
Whitsunday Regional Council
27 Sep 2019
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Council opens State land reserves talks

Council opens State land reserves talks

The Department of Natural Resources Mines and Energy (DNRME) recently requested talks with Whitsunday Regional Council regarding the future of 181 state reserves that Council is currently trustee of.
Whitsunday Regional Council
27 Sep 2019
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