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Jul 19, 2024
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Outdoor expo hits town

Outdoor expo hits Town

More than 15,000 people are expected to converge on the Toowoomba Showgrounds this month for the 2024 Queensland Outdoor Adventure Expo.

Qld lender Firstmac breached laws

Qld lender Firstmac breached laws

Queensland-headquartered non-bank lender Firstmac Limited has become the first company found guilty of breaching new laws designed to protect consumers.

"Toowoomba Region Mayor Cr Geoff McDonald announces the 2024-25 Budget, highlighting a $200 rate increase for residents to fund infrastructure, water, waste management, and community services projects, amidst ongoing cost-of-living challenges."

Toowoomba Council Rates to Rise $200

Toowoomba residents face a $200 rate increase after the Toowoomba Regional Council handed down its 2024-25 Budget this week. What The People Say Toowoomba Region Mayor Cr Geoff McDonald said “the Council’s $703.6 million financial plan would allow it to maintain and upgrade existing facilities and services while planning for a brighter future for current and successive generations.” “We remain mindful of the cost-of-living pressures that continue to challenge families right across the Toowoomba Region,” Mr McDonald said. “That is why we’ve delivered a cautious and considered financial plan with a responsible rate rise. The general rate will rise 5% with the majority of urban residential ratepayers facing an average increase of $3.91 per week, and keeping in mind that

QUEENSLAND BUDGET 2024

QUEENSLAND BUDGET 2024

The Queensland Budget 2024 promises substantial financial relief and critical infrastructure investments, including a $1,300 electricity rebate for households and major safety upgrades for regional roads.

Outdoor expo hits town

Outdoor expo hits Town

More than 15,000 people are expected to converge on the Toowoomba Showgrounds this month for the 2024 Queensland Outdoor Adventure Expo.

Qld lender Firstmac breached laws

Qld lender Firstmac breached laws

Queensland-headquartered non-bank lender Firstmac Limited has become the first company found guilty of breaching new laws designed to protect consumers.

"Toowoomba Region Mayor Cr Geoff McDonald announces the 2024-25 Budget, highlighting a $200 rate increase for residents to fund infrastructure, water, waste management, and community services projects, amidst ongoing cost-of-living challenges."

Toowoomba Council Rates to Rise $200

Toowoomba residents face a $200 rate increase after the Toowoomba Regional Council handed down its 2024-25 Budget this week. What The People Say Toowoomba Region Mayor Cr Geoff McDonald said “the Council’s $703.6 million financial plan would allow it to maintain and upgrade existing facilities and services while planning for a brighter future for current and successive generations.” “We remain mindful of the cost-of-living pressures that continue to challenge families right across the Toowoomba Region,” Mr McDonald said. “That is why we’ve delivered a cautious and considered financial plan with a responsible rate rise. The general rate will rise 5% with the majority of urban residential ratepayers facing an average increase of $3.91 per week, and keeping in mind that

QUEENSLAND BUDGET 2024

QUEENSLAND BUDGET 2024

The Queensland Budget 2024 promises substantial financial relief and critical infrastructure investments, including a $1,300 electricity rebate for households and major safety upgrades for regional roads.