New Council’s First Budget

Tablelands Regional Council (TRC) adopted its 2020–21 budget today and Mayor Rod Marti believes Council has delivered a sober budget for both community and the organisation. ‘We had to make a call on rates to minimise the impact on our community and we have acted by freezing the general rate across all categories. ‘This acknowledges […]

Free Community First Aid Courses

Tablelands Regional Council is hosting free first aid courses for community disaster teams and community members willing to provide first aid during a disaster. ‘This nationally accredited course will build capacity to provide first aid until emergency services arrive,’ said Local Disaster Management Group chair Councillor Bernie Wilce. ‘First aid skills are critical and we […]

Q-MSC2020-19 — Marketing the Mareeba Shire Council and Tablelands Regional Council Areas

We are inviting tenders for three-year destination marketing proposals to attract visitors to their areas. The marketing campaign is to focus on attracting local, regional, intrastate and interstate visitors as the Covid-19 pandemic travel restrictions change during the next three years, and on increasing visitor length of stay and spend in the region. Budget $50,000/annum […]

Summary of 23 July Council Meeting

See a recording of the meeting. Payment Plans Council resolved to enter into 24-month instalment plans for the Ravenshoe Millstream Country Club and Tablelands Community Housing Association for the full payment of infrastructure charges. Community Grant Program Report The Community Grant Program provides financial and in-kind grants of up to $1000 for not-for-profit groups and […]