News and Announcements News and Announcements

Awards Recognise Excellence In Enterprise

6 December: The region's best and brightest business leaders will be recognised at the new-look Scenic Rim Business Excellence Awards next year.

Aviation Themed Playground The Height Of Success

30 November: Scenic Rim's aviation themed playground at Kooralbyn has achieved new heights, having been highly commended in the 2018 Kidsafe National Playspace Design Awards.

Council Names New Managerial Team

27 November: Scenic Rim Regional Council has appointed four new General Managers to head the organisation under the refreshed and refocused organisational structure announced in August.

New Name Spells End Of The Road For Kerry's Confusion

26 November: The memory of a respected member of the Kerry community, Stephen Dunn, will be honoured in the renaming of Dunn Road.

Artists To Draw On $25,000 In Funding

26 November: Three local artists will share in funding of more than $25,000 through the Scenic Rim's Regional Arts Development Fund grants.

Three Significant Sites Added To Heritage Register

26 November: Scenic Rim's Local Heritage Register will gain three new significant sites following positive feedback from community consultation.

Council's Risk Framework Judged Queensland's Best

26 November: Scenic Rim Regional Council has been named the best in Queensland for its commitment to delivering an effective risk management framework.

Council Gains Ground In The War On Invasive Weeds

19 November: Scenic Rim Mayor Greg Christensen has planted the 15,000th tree in a project that has helped to improve the water quality of local catchments, reduce erosion and encourage the return of native plants and animals.

Now It's Easy To Feast From The Scenic Rim All Year

1 November: It’s never been easier to eat and drink locally in the Scenic Rim, thanks to a new program which enlists the help of accredited food and wine champions.

Celebrate Positive Role Models At Men's Day Dinner

30 October: Join Australian actor William McInnes and athlete Mark Knowles for a free International Men's Day dinner on Thursday 15 November at The Centre, Beaudesert.

Container Refund Scheme Begins Its Roll-Out

29 October: Canungra and Bromelton will be the first Scenic Rim collection points as the roll-out of the Containers for Change refund scheme begins on Thursday 1 November.

Council Approves Mountain's Newest Tourism Venture

22 October: Scenic Rim tourism has received another boost with Council's approval of a farm-themed attraction that will include barnyard

Annual Report Gives Scenic Rim's Account Of 2017-18

22 October: Scenic Rim Regional Council's 2017-18 Annual Report, an account of Council's financial and operational performance for the year, was adopted at today's Ordinary Meeting.

The Class Of 2018 Graduates From Council's Program

19 October: Heartfelt presentations by students from four Scenic Rim secondary schools were the culmination of Council's 2018 Youth Leadership Program today.

Dive In For Free Fun At Council's Pool Parties

19 October: Celebrate the coming of summer with free family fun at pool parties across the Scenic Rim next month.

Give A Shout Out To Our Community's Quiet Achievers

12 October: Council is calling on Scenic Rim residents to give a shout-out to the quiet achievers who help to make the region great by nominating them for an Australia Day Award.

Eat Local Week Feeds $2 Million Into Regional Economy

11 October: More than $2 million was fed into the regional and Queensland economy by Scenic Rim’s 2018 Eat Local Week, the biggest in the event’s eight-year history, analysis has revealed.

The Scenic Rim Welcomes Its Newest Australians

5 October: The Scenic Rim has another 18 fair dinkum Aussies following a recent citizenship ceremony at The Centre, Beaudesert.

New Aged Care Facility Approved For Beaudesert

28 September: Council has approved an aged care facility for a portion of land which was previously earmarked by the developer for residential allotments at Beaudesert.

Call Goes Out for Inaugural Eat Local Scenic Rim Champions

26 September: Authentic local food champions will be able to harness a growing hunger for Scenic Rim food and drinks year-round through the new Eat Local Scenic Rim accreditation program.