Community News

Mon 10 Dec 2018

De-amalgamation case in minister's hands

De-amalgamation case in minister's hands

The future of the Granite Belt, and in turn the Southern Downs, is now in the hands of Local Government Minister Stirling Hincliffe.

Thu 29 Nov 2018

Water saving mulch up for grabs

Water saving mulch up for grabs

Free mulch is up for grabs as part of a Southern Downs Regional Council water saving measure.

Wed 28 Nov 2018

'We'll see you in court'

'We'll see you in court'

A stoush between Stanthorpe Sports Association and Southern Downs Regional Council is about to go through the courts.

Mon 26 Nov 2018

Chamber argue against SDRC's approval costing

Chamber argue against SDRC's approval costing

Council has received at least one tender bid for the transfer of Emu Swamp Dam approvals - but at an offer $1,493,980 less than the sum being sought.

Bushfire breaks out south of Stanthorpe

Bushfire breaks out south of Stanthorpe

Two fire crews are on the scene at Thorndale Rd, Glen Aplin

Fri 23 Nov 2018

Stanthorpe pair fined $23,000 for fire safety breach

Stanthorpe pair fined $23,000 for fire safety breach

The Stanthorpe residents failed to install suitable safety measures to account for the number of people living at their properties.

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