‘Eye Opening’ Visit For WBBROC

‘Eye Opening’ Visit For WBBROC

The Wide Bay Burnett Regional Organisation of Councils met in Cherbourg on Thursday – the first time the organisation has held an official gathering in the town.

Forum To Focus On Growth

Forum To Focus On Growth

Local businesspeople have been invited to attend the sixth annual Wide Bay Burnett Regional Economic Development Growth Forum in Gympie on November 7.

AgForce Seeks Input Into Pest Strategy

AgForce Seeks Input Into Pest Strategy

Representatives from AgForce Queensland met recently with Regional Biosecurity Coordinator Josh Dyke to discuss industry input into the new Regional Biosecurity Strategy which is under development.

Councils Back Push For Road Upgrades

Councils Back Push For Road Upgrades

The Mundubbera to Jandowae Roads Working Group – a lobby group formed to push for critical road improvements – has received support from local councils in its campaign to have a major transport route in the western South Burnett upgraded.

Fraser Coast Mayor Faces Sack

Fraser Coast Mayor Faces Sack

Wide Bay Burnett Regional Organisation of Councils treasurer Cr Chris Loft looks set to be sacked as mayor of the Fraser Coast Regional Council.

WBBROC Wants Funding Extended

WBBROC Wants Funding Extended

Councils in the Wide Bay-Burnett will pressure the Coalition to commit to several important council funding programs ahead of the up-coming Federal election on July 2.

Date Set For Forum

Date Set For Forum

The 2015 Wide Bay Burnett Regional Economic Development Growth Forum will be held in Maryborough in November.

WBBROC To Host Growth Forum

WBBROC To Host Growth Forum

The Wide Bay Burnett Regional Organisation of Councils (WBBROC) will be hosting a Regional Economic Development Growth Forum in Maryborough next month.

South Burnett ‘In Top 30pc’

South Burnett ‘In Top 30pc’

The South Burnett’s economy is in the top 30 per cent of Australian local government economies, South Burnett Directions (SBD) board members heard yesterday.

Councils Release Economic Plan

Councils Release Economic Plan

A Regional Economic Development Strategy designed to drive economic growth for the next five years was released today by the Wide Bay Regional Organisation of Councils (WBBROC).

Forum To Chart Economic Future

Forum To Chart Economic Future

Representatives from the South Burnett, Cherbourg and Gympie councils and local industries will meet in Gympie tomorrow to help “chart a course for economic sustainability for the Wide Bay Burnett region”.