Category Archives : Dalby FM 87.6

Dalby And Jandowae Australia Day Ambassador

Ross McKinnon Ross McKinnon AM is the retired Curator-in-Charge of the Brisbane Botanic Gardens at Mt Coot-tha. Internationally regarded as one of the world’s leading sub-tropical Botanic Gardens, they feature significant plant collections including the world’s largest representative collection of Australian native rainforest plants. He is Patron, Life or Honorary Member of 32 horticultural organisations. In […]

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Congratulations To The 2014 Western Downs Australia Day Award Winners.

Regional Award Winners Citizen of the Year Award – Bill Blackley Bill is an active member of the Wandoan Community and has held numerous executive positions within a wide range of community organisations. Bill was a councillor in the former Taroom Shire Council and was a member of the committee overseeing the amalgamation to the […]

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Monster Post-Flood Gold Coin Garage Sale March 7th & 8th

There has been a monstrous surplus of generously donated items amassed at the makeshift distribution centre in Darlow Street, Dalby following the floods. A massive garage sale will be held by Western Downs Regional Council in Dalby, offering a range of goods in excellent condition. While many of the items are used, some are new. […]

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Free Breast Cancer Screening Returning To Dalby

The free breast cancer screening service provided by BreastScreen Queensland Toowoomba Service is returning to Dalby on its two-yearly visit. The Service will be located at the Dalby Hospital, and will offer free breast cancer screening from 7 March to 12 May 2011. Research has shown that breast cancer screening is the most effective way […]

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Water Restrictions In Dalby Eased

Thanks to advanced repairs being effected at Dalby’s Water Plant. Western Downs Regional Council is easing water restrictions in Dalby from Level Five to Level Three, from midnght Friday 11th February. Under the new restrictions, residents connected to the bulk town supply will be able to water their gardens up to nine hours a week, […]

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Queensland Governor Inspects Flood Damage And Recovery Effort

Queensland Governor Penelope Wensley AC paid a two-day visit last week to the Western Downs to inspect first-hand the widespread flood damage and recovery efforts in local communities. She was accompanied by her husband Stuart McCosker, Inspector Ian Thompson AD, Western Downs Regional Council Mayor Ray Brown and councillors. Together, the group toured Dalby, Chinchilla, […]

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Call For Volunteers To Clean Up Myall Creek Saturday 5th February

A working bee is being organised to clean up flood debris along Myall Creek in Dalby this Saturday. The effects of the December and last months floods is evident with a high amount of rubbish and debris cluttering the creek. Thats just part of the clean up task facing Western Downs Regional Council and Condamine […]

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