Leadership. Culture. Governance.
Join us as we face the future head on at this year's Finance and Leadership Summit, Gladstone 26-27 February.
The reality of drought
Whilst the focus in the media has been on farmers in drought affected areas, the flow on effect to towns and communities as a result of decreased income is palpable.
HEAR HOW OUR COMMUNITIES PUSH AHEAD
Proud to be your council
Meet real-life council heroes, performing the daily jobs that keep our communities safe, happy and healthy.
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Vital funding push
Communities deserve a much better deal from Canberra to properly fund local infrastructure and facilities such as libraries, parks and roads.
UNDERSTANDING THE ISSUE
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Salute to our community leaders
As the floodwaters receded in Townsville, there were countless stories of people doing their utmost to help neighbours cope with the disaster.
Partnership with councils needed to achieve zero waste future
Local councils have welcomed new laws governing the future of waste management in Queensland but will remain vigilant in ensuring that households not wear the costs.
Federal payments to flood-hit shires welcomed
Queensland’s peak body for local councils has praised the quick response by Prime Minister Scott Morrison to the emerging crisis caused by last week’s unprecedented deluge in north Queensland.
LGAQ welcomes top bureaucrat
The Local Government Association of Queensland has welcomed the appointment of Frankie Carroll as Queensland Under Treasurer.
Councils donate to help flood victims
It is clear that communities in north Queensland will need an enormous amount of assistance to recover...
ROC Assembly meets ahead of election
The State’s Regional Organisation of Councils met this week to discuss advocacy priorities ahead of an imminent federal election.
Epic floods bring out the best of councils
Meeting nature's epic challenges includes doing the impossible in the most hazardous conditions and working unbelievable hours.
Councils welcome new integrity guidelines
New guidelines on managing conflicts of interest in local government will help provide councillors with a clearer picture on what is expected of them in wake of integrity reforms.
Have your say on the End of Waste (EOW) Code
What makes Southern Downs proud? Ten facts and figures.
When you used to say solar energy, you wouldn’t say Southern Downs. But that’s about to change.
Connect four: Elected member update program final piece of the puzzle
As councillors across Queensland enter the final year of the local government term, the LGAQ’s flagship Elected Member Update program kicks off.
Podcast: Growing tourism in QLD in 2019.
Podcast: What will be the challenges and opportunities for Queensland councils as they build their tourism industries in 2019?
What makes Cloncurry proud? Four friendly reasons.
For anyone who’s ever visited ‘The Curry’, it’s hardly a surprise that it’s officially been named the friendliest town in Queensland. For the second time.
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