Local Government

Sep 23, 2020
Council spending backs Townsville businesses

Council spending backs Townsville businesses

Townsville City Council says local businesses have benefited from more than $270 million in council spending over the last six months. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in March, almost 82 per cent of the council’s procurement spend has been on small, medium, and large local businesses. Townsville Mayor Jenny Hill said the council had a significant role to play in supporting bu...

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Sep 12, 2020
Inland councils seek $200m commitment on roads

Inland councils seek $200m commitment on roads

An action group is keen to put inland roads funding firmly on the agenda in Queensland in the lead up to the State election. The Inland Queensland Roads Action Project (IQ-RAP) working group has has sent letters to each political party to request infrastructure investment commitments over the next four years. They have been asked to endorse the Inland Queensland Road Network Strategy, inve...

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Sep 10, 2020
Supply opportunities in local government

Supply opportunities in local government

From solar power to sports grounds maintenance, spare parts to skate park construction and more, below is a list of current council tenders in regional Queensland. Closing onDescriptionIssued ByFri, 11 September 2020 2:00 PMGRC010168: 42-21 Concept Design for Boyne Tannum Aquatic Recreation Centre (BTARC) Facility Gladstone Regional CouncilFri, 11 September 2020 2:00 PMSDRC010125: 20_192 ...

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Sep 03, 2020
Supply opportunities in local government

Supply opportunities in local government

From fencing to finance, batteries to business services and more, below is a list of current council tenders in regional Queensland. Closing onDescriptionIssued ByThu, 03 September 2020 2:00 PMSBRC010190: Managment and Operation of the South Burnett Aquatic Centre South Burnett Regional CouncilFri, 04 September 2020 2:00 PMCHRC010169: Servicing and Repair of Light Vehicles for the Central...

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Sep 02, 2020
Project proves glass shines as road material

Project proves glass shines as road material

A trial project which saw recycled glass bottles and jars from Mackay households used in road rehabilitation has been hailed a success. Mackay Regional Council supplied 320 tonnes of crushed glass from its materials recovery facility. This was mixed with gravel to regrade and top up the 1.3km of road from the Peak Downs Highway to the Hogan’s Pocket landfill site. Mayor Greg Williamson...

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Aug 27, 2020
Supply opportunities in local government

Supply opportunities in local government

From bulk earthworks to building condition assessments, floodway construction to firewall hardware and more, below is a list of current council tenders in regional Queensland Closing onDescriptionIssued ByThu, 27 August 2020 5:00 PMSBRC010146: Sale of House and Land South Burnett Regional CouncilThu, 27 August 2020 5:00 PMSBRC010147: Disposal of House for Removal South Burnett Region...

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Aug 27, 2020
Touch of glass for Rocky road resealing

Touch of glass for Rocky road resealing

Rockhampton Regional Council is adding glass to the mix when it comes to local road resealing, with a trial underway on Murray St. Councillor for Infrastructure Tony Williams said the asphalt for the project would include 5 per cent recycled glass – which equates to about 120,000 glass bottles. “We’ve been working with Boral Australia for a few months now to make this happen and we ar...

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Aug 24, 2020
Online dashboard for local planning updates

Online dashboard for local planning updates

The Queensland Government has released a new online dashboard to improve local government planning transparency. The dashboard tracks and displays information about local government plan-making processes across the state. The interactive tool displays the ‘real time’ status of plan-making processes, including: key datesscheme name plan-making process descriptio...

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Aug 20, 2020
Supply opportunities in local government

Supply opportunities in local government

From audit services to audio visual work, battery supplies to bridge construction and more, below is a list of current council tenders in regional Queensland Closing onDescriptionIssued ByThu, 20 August 2020 2:00 PMLSC010115: 1064T – Barmaryee Amenities Livingstone Shire CouncilThu, 20 August 2020 2:00 PMWRC010132: 500.2020.0063 Provision of Internal Audit Services Whitsunday R...

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