Council Removes Damaged Boats


Abandoned marine vessels damaged by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will be removed from the Whitsundays over the next few months, after Council received funding to clean up the region’s waterways. Whitsundays Council will be undertaking eligible works funded under the joint Commonwealth-State Natural … [Read more...]

Council Wins Water Gong


Whitsunday Regional Council continues to be rewarded for their innovation picking up a Queensland Water Awards gong on the weekend. Council’s Whitsunday Water Department has won the Infrastructure Project Innovation Award at the Australian Water Association – Qld Water Awards in … [Read more...]

New trade Mentor for Local Councils


A new trade and investment mentor will advise Queensland councils on how to take advantage of opportunities for their communities to encourage greater business links with overseas firms. The Local Government Association of Queensland has appointed former Queensland Trade … [Read more...]

Are you a responsible dog owner?

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Whitsunday Regional Council are remining dog owners that for the main, your pet must be on a leash when in public places. All dogs must be on a leash in parks, reserves and foreshores within Whitsunday Regional Council boundaries except those that are designated ‘off lead’ areas. Council’s … [Read more...]

Free Wi-Fi and computer Use

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All Whitsunday region libraries will now be offering free Wi-Fi and computer access. From 1 August 2018, at the Bowen, Cannonvale and Proserpine libraries the services will be provided free of charge. Whitsunday Regional Council resolved at this weeks’ Council meeting to cease charging fees … [Read more...]