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AirScour cleans out water pipes

Scouring of Ayr/Brandon Water Main Tuesday 30th September, 2014

Posted 17th Sep 2014 in Current Water Information, Public Notices
Council will be undertaking planned scouring work on the Ayr/Brandon Water Supply Scheme on Tuesday 30th September, 2014 from 9.00 a.m. More...
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AirScour cleans out water pipes

Council will be undertaking planned scouring work on the Ayr/Brandon Water Supply Scheme on Tuesday 30th September, 2014 from 9.00 a.m.  

These works will result in a loss of normal water pressure for up to four hours to residents in Brandon and those in Ayr, north of Wilmington Street and west of the Bruce Highway including the Ayr Industrial Estate. These residents are advised to store their day’s supply of drinking water before 9:00 a.m.

Residents in the affected areas may experience water discolouration for a period following the planned works.  It is advisable to delay washing of clothes etc., for up to two days after work is completed.

Council regrets any inconvenience that may be caused to residents as a result of these necessary maintenance works.

For further information or queries, please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

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Tender TBSC/14/018 – Underboring of Rail and Road Corridors including installation of Enveloper Pipe and 450mm Water Main

Posted 16th Sep 2014 in Current Tenders, Public Notices
Tenders closing at 12 noon on Friday 10 October 2014 are invited for TBSC/14/018 – Underboring of Rail and Road Corridors including installation of Enveloper Pipe and 450mm Water Main. More...
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Tenders closing with the undersigned at 12 noon on Friday 10 October 2014 are invited for the above tender.

Tender documents will be available from Thursday 18 September 2014 and can be obtained by contacting Denise Partridge on (07) 4783 9834 or email

Tenderers are advised that a compulsory site meeting will be held on Monday 29 September 2014 at 11:00 am at the intersection of Home Hill Road (Bruce Highway) and Clements Street, Ayr.

Enquiries should be made to Mr Gary Keane – Manager N.D.R.R.A. on (07) 4783 9924 or by emailing

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Notice of making of Local Law

Posted 11th Sep 2014 in Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council (the “Council”) has, by resolution dated the 9th day of September 2014, made each of— Animal Management (Amendment) Local Law (No. 1) 2014; and Animal Management (Amendment) Subordinate Local Law (No. 1) 2014. More...
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Local Government Act 2009

Burdekin Shire Council (Making of Local Law) Website Notice (No. 1) 2014

Making of local law

  1. Burdekin Shire Council (the “Council”) has, by resolution dated the 9th day of September 2014, made each of—
  • Animal Management (Amendment) Local Law (No. 1) 2014; and
  • Animal Management (Amendment) Subordinate Local Law (No. 1) 2014.

Local law that authorises the subordinate local law to be made

  1. Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2012 authorises the making of Animal Management (Amendment) Subordinate Local Law (No. 1) 2014.

Local law amended

  1. Animal Management (Amendment) Local Law (No. 1) 2014 amends Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2012.

Subordinate local law amended

  1. Animal Management (Amendment) Subordinate Local Law (No. 1) 2014 amends Subordinate Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2012.

Purpose and general effect

  1. The purpose and general effect of—
  • Animal Management (Amendment) Local Law (No. 1) 2014 is to provide for the registration of cats by imposing registration obligations on cat owners; and
  • Animal Management (Amendment) Subordinate Local Law (No. 1) 2014 is to supplement the cat registration regime contained in the amending local law.

Consolidated version of local law

  1. Council has, by resolution dated the 9th day of  September 2014, adopted a consolidated version of each of—
  • Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2012; and
  • Subordinate Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2012.

Inspection

  1. Copies of each of Animal Management (Amendment) Local Law (No. 1) 2014, Animal Management (Amendment) Subordinate Local Law (No. 1) 2014 and the consolidated versions of each of Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2012 and Subordinate Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2012 may be—
  • inspected and purchased at Council’s public office at 145 Young Street, Ayr;
  • viewed by the public on the website of the Department of Local Government; and
  • viewed by the public on the Council’s website using the following link.
Footpath Works

Ninth Avenue, Home Hill – Reconstruction of concrete footpath between Eleventh and Twelfth Streets

Posted 29th Aug 2014 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that reconstruction of a concrete footpath on the eastern side of Ninth Avenue between Eleventh and Twelfth Streets will commence on Monday 1st September 2014 and continue until approximately Friday 26th September 2014, weather permitting. More...
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Footpath Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that reconstruction of a concrete footpath on the eastern side of Ninth Avenue between Eleventh and Twelfth Streets will commence on Monday 1st September 2014 and continue until approximately Friday 26th September 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

Road - Widening Road

NDRRA – Bitumen Reconstruction Works – Home Hill and Ayr Rural Areas

Posted 7th Aug 2014 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction works will be occurring at various locations in the Home Hill and Ayr Urban areas, until approximately Friday 26th September 2014, weather permitting. More...
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Road - Widening Road

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction works will be occurring at various locations on the following roads in the Home Hill Rural area:

  • Carter Road
  • Charlies Hill Road
  • Coppo Road

and the following roads in the Ayr Rural area:

  • Hillier Road
  • Keith Venables Road
  • Sexton Road
  • Tomlins Road

Works will commence on Monday 11th August 2014 until approximately Friday 26th September 2014, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed utilising traffic control, requiring reduced traffic movements and reduced speeds during working hours. However whilst stabilising works is in progress road closures will be in place.

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.

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.

Ronald McDonald TMP

Queen Street – Temporary Lane Closure – Ronald McDonald House Fundraiser

A temporary single lane closure, including centre parking, will be established in Queen Street, Ayr from the Edwards Street intersection at Harvey Norman up to and including the shop frontage of Sibby Saitta’s World of Fashion, on Saturday 26th July 2014, from 5.00pm to 7.00pm for the Ronald McDonald House Fundraiser. More...
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Ronald McDonald TMP

A temporary single lane closure, including centre parking, will be established in Queen Street, Ayr from the Edwards Street intersection at Harvey Norman up to and including the shop frontage of  Sibby Saitta’s World of Fashion, on Saturday 26th July 2014, from 5.00pm to 7.00pm for the Ronald McDonald House Fundraiser.

The general public and business owners are requested to remove their vehicles from the affected area prior to the 5pm closure.

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

Burdekin Bridge

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closure

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place from Tuesday 29 July to and including Friday 1 August 2014 and Monday 4 August to and including Friday 8 August 2014 (weather permitting) between the hours of 9.30am and 2.30pm. More...
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Burdekin Bridge

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place from Tuesday 29 July to and including Friday 1 August 2014 and Monday 4 August to and including Friday 8 August 2014 (weather permitting) between the hours of 9.30am and 2.30pm.

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.

To minimise disruptions, heavy vehicles operators with loads wider than three metres must contact David Macauley on 0407 690 314 to advise of an anticipated time of arrival to allow for road barriers and other infrastructure to be cleared.  Failure to give advance warning will result in further delays.

We apologise for any inconvenience and seek your cooperation during this program of works.

If you have any queries in relation to this work, please contact the Community Engagement Services team on 1800 625 648.