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Free Contact Tracing Online Tools

From 1am, Wednesday 23 December 2020, hospitality businesses (e.g. pubs, clubs, restaurants, cafes) must use a digital or electronic method to collect information to ensure clarity of records. Electronic capture options include: ·     QR code-accessed online forms ·     club membership visitation data ·     online booking systems ·     digital spreadsheets. Both from a health management and […]

Council revamps Australia Day Awards

At the Ordinary Meeting on Wednesday 11 November, Southern Downs Regional Council voted in favour of a revamped Australia Day Awards format with a swag of new categories to recognise the region’s most deserving and outstanding citizens. The revised format will honour ten community members for their services across the northern and southern regions under […]

Tendering for Council Business

You’re invited to attend a FREE information session Learn how to navigate Council’s tender process and get helpful tips for responding to tenders. Southern Downs Regional Council’s Economic Development & Tourism Unit in association with Local Buy and Vendor Panel are hosting an information session for all interested local contractors and suppliers. Local Buy and […]

Local events funding program to boost local economy

Event’s organisers from across the region now have the chance to share in almost $400,000 as a new funding program is launched by Southern Downs Regional Council. The Local Events Funding Program (LEFP) is a temporary funding program facilitated by Southern Downs Regional Council and is jointly funded by the Australian and Queensland Governments as […]

Business Support Survey Results Are In!

Thankyou to all those business’s who have completed the  Business Support Requirements survey during COVID19. From this survey, the top two requests that you’ve asked for assistance in, is for marketing and social media support. We have answered the call with a series of FREE workshops. To this end Southern Downs Regional Council is working […]