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Footpath Works

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

Posted 29th Jul 2014 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
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.

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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.

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Lena Road – Bitumen Construction Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen construction works will be occurring on Lena Road from the intersection with the Ayr Dalbeg Road for approximately 300m. Works are scheduled to commence Monday 28th July 2014 until approximately Friday 5th September 2014, weather permitting. More...
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Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen construction works will be occurring on Lena Road from the intersection with the Ayr Dalbeg Road for approximately 300m. Works are scheduled to commence Monday 28th July 2014 until approximately Friday 5th September 2014, weather permitting.

These works will be conducted 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.

Burdekin Bridge

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closure

Posted 22nd Jul 2014 in Current Road Conditions, Public Notices
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.

QLD Heritage Day

Ayr Showgrounds – Changed Traffic Conditions and Partial Road Closure – Queensland Heritage Rally

Changed traffic conditions and a partial road closure will be in place on the streets surrounding the Ayr Showgrounds including the Bruce Highway from 9.00am to 4.00pm Friday 25th July 2014 to Sunday 27th July 2014 for the Queensland Heritage Rally More...
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QLD Heritage Day

Changed traffic conditions and a partial road closure will be in place on the streets surrounding the Ayr Showgrounds including the Bruce Highway from 9.00am to 4.00pm Friday 25th July 2014 to Sunday 27th July 2014 for the Queensland Heritage Rally.

Motorists are requested to comply with speed restrictions in place and to exercise caution when driving in the vicinity of the showgrounds due to the anticipated high pedestrian traffic volumes during these hours.

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

Burdekin Shire Council Logo Solid Colours

Public Consultation – Amendment to Animal Management Local Law and Subordinate Local Law

Posted in Public Notices
PUBLIC NOTICE Local Government Act 2009  Burdekin Shire Council (the “Council”) has proposed to make— (a)                Animal Management (Amendment) Local Law (No. 1) 2014 (the “amending local law”); and (b)               Animal Management (Amendment) Subordinate Local Law (No. 1) 2014 (the “amending subordinate local law”). The amending local law amends Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) [...] More...
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PUBLIC NOTICE

Local Government Act 2009 

  1. Burdekin Shire Council (the “Council”) has proposed to make—

(a)                Animal Management (Amendment) Local Law (No. 1) 2014 (the “amending local law”); and

(b)               Animal Management (Amendment) Subordinate Local Law (No. 1) 2014 (the “amending subordinate local law”).

  1. The amending local law amends Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2012.
  2. The amending subordinate local law amends Subordinate Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2012.
  3. Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2012 authorises the making of the amending subordinate local law.
  4. The purpose and general effect of the amending local law is to provide for the registration of cats by imposing registration obligations on cat owners.
  5. The purpose and general effect of the amending subordinate local law is to supplement the cat registration regime contained in the amending local law
  6. Written submissions by any person in support of, or objecting to, the amending local law and/or the amending subordinate local law are invited for a 21 day period commencing on Thursday 24 July 2014 and ending on Wednesday 13 August 2014 (the “consultation period”).
  7. During the consultation period Council will make available for inspection and purchase copies of each of the amending local law and the amending subordinate local law.Copies will be made available at the Council Chambers, 145 Young Street, Ayr;  the Burdekin Library, Graham Street, Ayr;  and the Home Hill Library, Ninth Avenue, Home Hill during normal office hours or can be found on Council’s website www.burdekin.qld.gov.au.
  8. Submissions must be received on or before Wednesday 13 August 2014 stating—

(a)                the grounds of the submission; and

(b)               the facts and circumstances relied on in support of the grounds.

Submissions are to be forwarded to the Chief Executive Officer at PO Box 974, Ayr or by email to

To view the Local Laws Click Here

Road Profilier at work

Kilrie Road – Bitumen Reconstruction Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction will be occurring on Kilrie Road just before intersection with Rita Island Road on Monday 21st July 2014 until approximately Friday 25th July 2014, weather permitting. More...
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Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reconstruction will be occurring on Kilrie Road just before intersection with Rita Island Road on Monday 21st July 2014 until approximately Friday 25th July 2014, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed utilising traffic control, requiring reduced traffic movements and reduced speeds during working hours.

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.

Tastes of the Burdekin 2014 Map

Tastes of the Burdekin – Temporary Road Closure

A temporary road closure will be in place in Queen Street, Ayr between Young and MacKenzie Streets, on Saturday 19th July 2014 from 2pm to 11pm for the staging of the 2014 Blue Ribbon Rice Tastes of the Burdekin Food Fair. More...
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Tastes of the Burdekin 2014 Map

A temporary road closure will be in place in Queen Street, Ayr between Young and MacKenzie Streets, on Saturday 19th July 2014 from 2pm to 11pm for the staging of the 2014 Blue Ribbon Rice Tastes of the Burdekin Food Fair.

The general public and business owners are advised to remove their vehicles prior to the 2pm closure.

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 Bridge

Burdekin River Bridge – Single Lane Closures

Single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place on the following dates: Tuesday 15 July to and including Friday 18 July 2014, Monday 21 July to and including Friday 25 July 2014. 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 weather permitting, single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge will take place on the following dates:

Tuesday 15 July to and including Friday 18 July 2014
Monday 21 July to and including Friday 25 July 2014
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

Footpath Works

Queen Street – Footpath Works between Soper and Spiller Street

Posted 7th Jul 2014 in Archived Road Conditions, Public Notices
Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that construction of a concrete footpath on the western side of Queen Street between Soper and Spiller Streets will commence on Wednesday 9th July 2014 and continue until approximately Friday 25th July 2014, weather permitting. More...
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Footpath Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that construction of a concrete footpath on the western side of Queen Street between Soper and Spiller Streets will commence on Wednesday 9th July 2014 and continue until approximately Friday 25th July 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.