Pest Management Plan

boar pest

Whitsunday Regional Council will be holding public displays in shopping centres across the region on Saturday 25 March, to talk to the community about pest management and the proposed Biosecurity Plan. The draft Biosecurity Plan 2016-2020 aims to be a guide and action plan to combat feral animals … [Read more...]

What FAMILY Deserves a Real Break?

Q1 building gold coast

Now here’s a chance to get that break you claim you desperately need. To celebrate Tigerair’s new direct services between Brisbane and the Whitsundays, the airline, with support from Whitsunday Regional Council, is offering five families an overnight trip to Brisbane next week. Departing … [Read more...]

A Council Win on Illegal Campsite

Campsite Cooking

Whitsunday Regional Council has won their battle to close down an illegal campsite at the Miowera Saleyards near Bowen. The Planning and Environment Court has ruled that Brandbid Pty Ltd’s use of the land at Miowera Saleyards for the purpose of providing temporary accommodation of people in … [Read more...]

Council Adopts Waste Management Strategy

Waste Management

Whitsunday Regional Council has moved a step closer to the introduction of kerbside recycling with the adoption of its Waste Management Strategy 2017-2021. Mayor Andrew Willcox says the Whitsunday Regional Waste Management Strategy demonstrates to the community, the importance which Council … [Read more...]