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The damaged water main at Nelsons Lagoon.

Public notice – Disruption to water supply in Ayr – Updated 4pm 2/9/15

Posted 2nd Sep 2015 in Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise residents in Ayr that works to repair a major water mains break between Nelsons Lagoon and the Ayr Water Tower will continue into Thursday. More...
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The damaged water main at Nelsons Lagoon.

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise residents in Ayr that works to repair a major water mains break between Nelsons Lagoon and the Ayr Water Tower will continue into Thursday.

Water supply will not be impacted, but residents are advised to conserve water until this breakage is repaired to ease the load on water infrastructure. Contractors with specialised equipment will be onsite Thursday to help Council with the repairs.

Council will update this post once water supply is returned to normal. We apologise for any inconvenience during this time.

For any further information call our Customer Service Centre on 4783 9800.

 

 

Car Rally - Burdekin PCYC Water Festival 2015 Fundraiser

Burdekin Water Festival – Temporary Road Closures

The following temporary road closures will be in place on Saturday 5th September, 2015 for the hosting of the Burdekin Water Festival. More...
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Car Rally - Burdekin PCYC Water Festival 2015 Fundraiser

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES

BURDEKIN WATER FESTIVAL 

SATURDAY 5th SEPTEMBER, 2015

The following temporary road closures will be in place on Saturday 5th September, 2015 for the hosting of the Burdekin Water Festival.

6.00am to 12.00 midnight – Sideshow Alley

  • Edwards Street will be closed between Queen Street and MacMillan Street

1.00pm to 6.30pm – Water Festival Procession

  • Queen Street will be closed between Mackenzie and Soper Streets
  • MacMillan Street will be closed between Mackenzie and Pool Streets
  • Mackenzie Street will be closed between Graham and Wickham Streets
  • Edwards Street will be closed from Macmillan Street to the Queens Hotel bottle drive-in access

6.30pm to 12.00 midnight – Mardi Gras

  • Queen Street will be closed between Young and Parker Streets
  • Edwards Street will be closed from Macmillan Street to the Queens Hotel bottle drive-in access

Please Note: During the closure period, a temporary Taxi rank will be located in Edwards Street between the Queens Hotel bottle drive-in and Graham Street

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

Road - Widening Road

Lena Road – Road Reconstruction

Posted 25th Aug 2015 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that road reconstruction works will commence on Lena Road on Monday 24th August 2015 continuing until approximately Friday 2nd October, 2015, weather permitting. More...
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Road - Widening Road

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that road reconstruction works will commence on Lena Road on Monday 24th August 2015 continuing until approximately Friday 2nd October, 2015, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under a full road closure with access to local traffic only.

Motorists are asked to obey all directional signs and any instructions from traffic controllers or on site personnel for their own safety and the safety of Council’s workforce.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users in anticipation of their patience during the construction period.

For further information please visit Council’s website www.burdekin.qld.gov.au or contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

Burdekin Shire Council crest

Notice of Auction

Posted 12th Aug 2015 in Public Notices
An auction of land will be held at 10.00am on 12 September 2015 at the Burdekin Theatre, 161 Queen Street, Ayr QLD 4807. More...
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In accordance with a resolution of Burdekin Shire Council dated 13 February 2015 Burdekin Shire Council hereby gives notice that:

A) An auction will be held at 10.00am on 12 September 2015 at the Burdekin Theatre, 161 Queen Street, Ayr QLD 4807.

B) The land to be auctioned is described as:

(i) 19 MUNRO STREET, BRANDON QLD 4808, being Lot 7 RP 908776 County of Gladstone Parish of Jarvisfield as contained in Title Reference 50180127, having an area of approximately 0.1023 Ha.

The auction is being conducted as a result of Burdekin Shire Council exercising its right pursuant to the Local Government Act 2009 and in accordance with Chapter 4 Part 12, Division 3 of the Local Government Regulation 2012.

A copy of the proposed terms and conditions of the sale contract will be available seven (7) days before the auction date and can be obtained by forwarding a written request for a copy of the conditions to; Townsville City Council, Legal Services, PO Box 1268, TOWNSVILLE QLD 4810 or emailing legals@townsville.qld.gov.au.

Conduct of the auction is always subject to the obligations of Council set out in Chapter 4, Part 12, Division 3 of the Local Government Regulation 2012 and particularly, but without limitation, section 141(3).

Plumbing Infrastructure

Changes to Plumbing Department Hours

Posted 6th Aug 2015 in Public Notices
As of the 1st September, 2015 operating hours for Council’s Plumbing Department will be Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 7.00am to 4.00pm. Inspections requested outside of these days will have to be booked with customer service giving a minimum 24 hours notice. More...
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Plumbing Infrastructure

As of the 1st September, 2015 Council’s Plumbing Department will be operating in a reduced capacity. The new business days are Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays,  7.00am to 4.00pm.

Inspections requested outside of these days will have to be booked with customer service giving a minimum 24 hours notice, as stated in the conditions of the compliance permit.

Burdekin Shire Council regrets any inconvenience these changes may bring but will endeavour to minimize any negative impacts to ensure Burdekin Shire Council maintains its current service delivery standards.

Road closed

Road Closed – Young Street and Hanelt Lane

Posted 17th Jul 2015 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that road reconstruction and kerb and channel works will commence in Young Street and Hanelt Lane on Monday 20th July 2015 continuing until approximately Friday 25th September, 2015, weather permitting. More...
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Road closed

YOUNG STREET AND HANELT LANE, AYR

ROAD RECONSTRUCTION AND KERB AND CHANNEL

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that road reconstruction and kerb and channel works will commence in Young Street and Hanelt Lane on Monday 20th July 2015 continuing until approximately Friday 25th September, 2015, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under a full road closure with access to local traffic only.

Motorists are asked to obey all directional signs and any instructions from traffic controllers or on site personnel for their own safety and the safety of Council’s workforce.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users in anticipation of their patience during the construction period.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

Ayr Pool

Ayr Swimming Pool closed Saturday afternoon for Ayr Sprint Carnival

Posted 13th Jan 2015 in Public Notices
Ayr pool will be closed from 12.30pm Saturday 17 January 2015 for Ayr Sprint Carnival. More...
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Ayr Pool

Ayr Pool will be closed from 12.30pm on Saturday 17 January 2015 for the Ayr Sprint Carnival. The carnival currently has more than 180 swimmers registered.

The pool is open from 5.30am on Saturday and will be open to the public again on Sunday from 10am – 6pm.  

Home Hill Pool will be open to the public all day on Saturday.

 

Burdekin Bridge

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closure

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that weather permitting, single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place on Monday 11th August to and including Wednesday 13th August 2014 from 9.30am to 2.30pm. More...
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Burdekin Bridge

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that weather permitting, single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place on Monday 11th August to and including Wednesday 13th August 2014 from 9.30am to 2.30pm.

Single lane closures will be in place for maintenance works on the lower spans of the Burdekin River Bridge.

All heavy vehicle operators with vehicles/loads in excess of 3.0m must contact Dave MacCauley on 0407 690 314 at least 48 hours in advance with an anticipated time of arrival to allow for barriers and other infrastructure to be cleared. Failure to provide sufficient advance notice will result in delays.

During this time, speed restrictions will be in place and the site will be under traffic control. North and south bound road users should expect minor delays.

Please note a temporary mass limit closure on Tuesday 12th August 2014 from 9.30am to 2.30pm for vehicles/loads wider than 3.0m will also occur in conjunction with these works.

We apologise for any inconvenience and seek your cooperation during these works.

If you have any queries in relation to this work, please contact Department of Transport and Main Roads Community Engagement Services team on 1800 625 648.

Burdekin Bridge

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Mass Limit Closure

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that weather permitting, a temporary mass limit closure of the Burdekin River Bridge, Home Hill will take place on Tuesday 12 August 2014 from 9.30am to 2.30pm. More...
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Burdekin Bridge

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that weather permitting, a temporary mass limit closure of the Burdekin River Bridge, Home Hill will take place on Tuesday 12 August 2014 from 9.30am to 2.30pm.

The temporary mass limit closure will occur due to the removal of steel drainage grid parts running across bridge lanes for maintenance works.

The Burdekin River Bridge will be closed to all vehicles/loads wider than 3.0m.  All vehicles/loads in excess of 3.0m will NOT be able to traverse the Burdekin River Bridge during this period and MUST use alternative routes.

If you have any queries in relation to this work, please contact Department of Transport and Main Roads Community Engagement Services team on 1800 625 648.

Footpath Works

Cox Street, Ayr – Footpath Works between Davenport and James Street

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that construction of a concrete footpath on the eastern side of Cox Street between Davenport and James Streets will commence on Wednesday 30th July 2014 and continue until approximately Friday 22nd August 2014, weather permitting. More...
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Footpath Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that construction of a concrete footpath on the eastern side of Cox Street between Davenport and James Streets will commence on Wednesday 30th July 2014 and continue until approximately Friday 22nd August 2014, weather permitting.

Motorists and pedestrians are asked to obey all directional signs for their own safety and the safety of Council’s workforce.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users in anticipation of their patience during the construction period.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.