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Stay up to date with the latest Council media releases below.

Rail Trail from Stockyard Creek to Piggford Lane is open

15 March, 2018
The Stockyard Creek to Piggford Lane section of the Mary to Bay Rail Trail is now open for public use.

Fraser Coast oral history on display at Gatakers Artspace

15 March, 2018
The lives and stories of the Fraser Coast residents will be showcased in an exhibition opening at Gatakers Artspace on April 6.

Free use of library computers

15 March, 2018
Access to computers and the internet is free at all Fraser Coast libraries.

Call for young minds to enter innovation competition

15 March, 2018
Young innovators are being urged to generate and submit new ideas on how to increase accessibility, opportunities and wellbeing on the Fraser Coast.

Grigoryan Brothers return to Gatakers Artspace

15 March, 2018
The Grigoryan Brothers, will return to Maryborough’s Gatakers Artspace in April.

Call to identify unmarked graves of military people

14 March, 2018
Maryborough’s ‘Friends of the Cemetery’ group is seeking help to identify the unmarked graves of returned servicemen and women.

Council radically reviews rates

12 March, 2018
Council has adopted a new rates system that will be fairer for all ratepayers.

Walk and talk at Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens

9 Match, 2018
Take a tour through the Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens on Wednesday 14 March from 10am to 11am.

Bazaar Street water main replaced

9 March, 2018
Water mains along Bazaar Street will be replaced.

Rural Residential Land Strategy

7 March, 2018
Council has committed to preparing a comprehensive Rural Residential Land Strategy.

Work starts on new off-street carpark

7 March, 2018
Relief is in sight for parents struggling with parking congestion in North Street near Maryborough West Primary School.

Torquay boat ramp car park works

7 March, 2018
The car park at the Torquay Boat Ramp will be closed for three days next week for repairs.

Acting Mayor to speak on Qld literature at library events

7 March, 2018
Fraser Coast Acting Mayor George Seymour will speak at upcoming library events.

Alternate Acting Mayor Appointed

7 March, 2018
Cr Rolf Light has been appointed as the Alternate Acting Mayor to fill in if the Acting Mayor, George Seymour, is unavailable.

Special guests attend Hervey Bay Library

2 March 2018
QLD State Librarian and Chief Executive Officer, Vicki McDonald and QLD State Library Executive Director, Public Libraries and Engagement - Louise Denoon, attended the Hervey Bay Library this morning.