Better Councils, Better Communties

Connecting Community Online

Facebook page launch by Council positively engages youth and achieves impressive reach

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Blackall - Tambo innovation!

Expanded saleyards halfway between Mt Isa & Brisbane drive regional prosperity

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Energy efficiency shines!

New & innovative systems to further reduce operating costs of community and public facilities

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Powering our council!

Beneath the red dirt of Winton lies untapped energy with the potential to power existing and future assets

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Whitsunday asset management success

Council turns around its asset management practices to boast one of the nation's best registers

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Beautiful Gladstone, Safer Gladstone!

A new Local Government Safety Management System saves Council $250k

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Longreach online value plus!

Council's new portal provides access to documents, archives & historical data for the community

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Real time water-savers

Automatic Meter Readers save Council and the community millions of litres of water and lots of $$$

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Townsville economic buzz

Bid partnership by Council & Townsville Enterprise to entice events generates increased visitation & expenditure

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News & views

Councils star on TV

Across Queensland councils are investing in making better communities. Qld councils light up the screens in a 30 sec TV Ad promoting the good work of local government.

The voice of councils

Watch the video to hear more about our local stars working for councils across the state! Visit YouTube

Council employees from across the state shared with us their role in their community. Can you spot your local star?