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Road Open - Capricorn Highway

24 July 2014 - Please note the Capricorn Highway is now open to all traffic.  For the latest on road conditions please visit or phone 13 19 40.

National Tree Day 2014 in the Central Highlands

July 15, 2014. Council is supporting National Tree Day again this year and we need your help! Come down to the corner of Rifle Range Rd and Mayfair Dr at 8:00am on Sunday the 27th of July and...

NAIDOC Funday / Sports Weekend - Emerald

July 16, 2014. NAIDOC Central Highlands group is holding a Sports Carnival this weekend (July 19th and 20th) at Emerald State High School. The weekend will be action packed with a variety...

Centacare launches Drought Support Program for Central Highlands

July 16, 2014. Centacare have been allocated the Family Support Program as part of the Australian Government's Drought Assistance Package, and the Drought Assistance Program will be operating...

NAIDOC Week Activities in Blackwater

July 1, 2014. Central Highlands Regional Council (CHRC) is partnering with the local community to celebrate NAIDOC week in Blackwater again this year. NAIDOC (National Aboriginal and Islander Day...