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NEXT ORDINARY MEETING OF COUNCIL
|Date: Thursday, 16 June 2016|
|Time: Staring at 10.00am|
|Location: McNamara Boardroom , Council Chambers - 34 Gray Street, Hughenden|
|Correspondence Submission Date: Monday, 06 June 2016|
|Click Here for Council Meeting Minutes|
Rates Levy Payment
The fourth rates levy payment is due by 1st of June 2016
Hughenden Aquatics Centre
The Hughenden Memorial Swimming Pool will be CLOSED from 01 May 2016 and will reopen 01 September 2016
Disaster Information for Flinders Shire Residents
Go to our disaster information page for information on preparing your home and emergency kit.
Hughenden Recreational Lake
Hughenden Landfill Hours:
Monday to Friday: 8am to 11am & 3pm to 6pm
Saturday & Sunday: 8am to 11am & 2pm to 6pm
Public Holidays: 8am to 11am ONLY
Good Friday & Christmas Day: CLOSED
Beef Processing Opportunity in Hughenden
Flinders Shire Council has taken the first steps to secure the region’s place as a reliable, innovative supplier of quality Australian beef to growing markets in Asia, Middle East and other parts of the world.
To read more on Future Beef Processing Opportunity in Hughenden CLICK HERE.
- Rate News for Pensioners
- 'We Are the Outback' Art Exhibition
- Expressions of Interest - Catering PGC & Mt Walker Fun Run
- Expressions of Interest - Catering Barefoot Bowls
- National Highway Upgrade Programme - Flinders Highway Pavement Widening and Strengthening
- Biggest Morning Tea
PETITION - MOBILE PHONE BLACK SPOTS AND '000' EMERGENCY CALLS AUSTRALIA WIDE
This petition campaigning for the Federal government to increase funding to improve mobile phone black spots and commit to a deadline by which all currently identified mobile phone black spots will be rectified.
To provide assistance to pensioners in the Flinders Shire both Council and State subsidies may be available to eligible ratepayers for their principal place of residence.
If you are a ratepayer in the Shire and currently hold a Queensland Pensioner Concession Card or Queensland Repatriation Health Card you may apply to Council for a Rate Concession. Application forms are available on request.
If you currently receive a subsidy you do not have to re-apply.
For new applications to be considered in the 2016/2017 rating year completed applications must be received by Council prior to 30 June 2016.
‘WE ARE THE OUTBACK’ ART EXHIBITION
Flinders Discovery Centre will be unveiling a new Exhibition Monday 6th June – 11th July 2016. We are asking residents of Flinders Shire to contribute to this Exhibition with art pieces that can either be for display only or for sale.
All art must portray ‘We are the Outback’ and must relate to the Flinders Shire area.
All art MUST be framed or can be canvas and each piece MUST have fittings for hanging. Each exhibitor may enter a maximum of five (5) works.
Art that is for sale will be charged a 20% commission with proceeds to the Flinders Discovery Centre.
Art categories are as follows: Photography, Painting, Drawing (Charcoal or Pencil), Collage or Paper Tole.
For more information call Susan Turner on 4741 2970. All entry forms and conditions of entry and sale are available from the Flinders Discovery Centre and entry forms submitted by 2nd June, 2016.
Flinders Shire Council requests expressions of interest from Community Groups for the catering at Porcupine Gorge Challenge and Mount Walker fun run – Saturday and Sunday 18th – 19th June 2016.
The Community Group will be required to cook and serve dinner to approx. 60 people at the Hughenden Bowls Club.
Applications will be reviewed on a ‘first in, best dressed’ basis however Council reserves the right to select the best application for the role.
Expressions of interest should be submitted to the Tourism Development Officer, Flinders Shire Council, PO Box 274, Hughenden, Q, 4821 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org and be received by 30 May 2016 at the latest.
Please contact the Tourism Development Officer on 4741 2970 or email email@example.com for further information.