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Notice of change of Meeting date.

In accordance with the provisions of Section 277 (4) of the Local Government Regulation 2012, notice is hereby given of a change to the scheduled Ordinary Meeting of Council in August 2018. The August Ordinary Meeting of Council will be held in the Council Board Room, 75 Vindex Street, Winton on Monday 20th August 2018, commencing at 8am.

Community Consultation - Elderslie Street Streetscape

Winton Shire Council invites members of the community to a forum to be held on Thursday 2nd August 2018 at 6PM at the Neighbourhood Centre, where the concept design for the Elderslie Street Streetscape Project will be presented for community feedback.

Draft Economic Development Strategy Review

Our Economic Development Strategy is now at the draft stage and Winton Shire Council welcomes any comments.

Road Closure Notice

Notice is hereby given that Elderslie Street Winton, between Oondooroo and Werna Streets, will be closed to all vehicular traffic between 7:00am and 3:00pm Friday 13thJuly and between 7:00am and 1:00pm Saturday 14th July 2018, for the purpose of the Queensland Boulder Opal Festival.

Official Opening of Butch Lenton Way

Mayor Gavin Baskett, invites everyone to attend the dedication and opening of Butch Lenton Way (formerly Dinosaur Drive) at 12:00pm on Thursday 5th July 2018.

Special Meeting Notice

In accordance with the provisions of Section 258 (3) of the Local Government Regulation 2012, notice is hereby given of a Special Council Meeting to be held in the Board Room, Winton Shire Council, 75 Vindex Street, Winton on Friday the 29th of June commencing at 3.00pm.

Avgas Unavailable

Council wishes to advise that Avgas will not be available at the Winton Aerodrome until further notice.

ANZAC Day Service

The ANZAC Day Dawn Service will be held at 6:00am outside the Winton Shire Hall, followed by breakfast at 7:00am, and the March at 9:00am.

Road Closures Notice

Residents are advised that the following road closures will be in affect during the times advised.

Bulls Masters Match

Bulls Masters vs The Best Of The Bush XI is coming up on the 25th of April. Read more for more information.

Notification of Water Main Works and Road Closure

Winton Shire Council wish to inform the community that Elderslie Street Eastbound and Westbound will be closed intermediately to all traffic from 7am-4pm Wednesday 14th March 2018 and 7am-4pm Thursday 14th March 2018 due to Water Main Works.

Road Closures - Queen's Baton Relay

Council advises that a number of roads will be closed from 11:00AM to 1:00PM on Sunday 11th March 2018 for the Queen’s Baton Relay.

Department of Transport & Main Roads Notice

Wet weather continues to impact roads in the region. As soon as it is safe to do so, inspections will be carried out to assess road conditions. Given interest in a number of specific roads, motorists are advised:


This is a Flood Warning from the Winton Shire Council. The Western River affecting the southern side of Winton is expected to peak causing flooding this evening. Properties in this area are likely to experience minor flooding.

Flood Response Information

Due to the continued slow rise of water levels at the southern end of Winton the Local Disaster Management Group has been “Stood Up” and is currently operating. Personal are currently providing assistance to members of the community when requested.

Severe Weather Warning

In line with the Bureau of Meteorology, Council wishes to advise of possible severe weather conditions for the Winton district throughout the next 4-7 days.

Public Meeting - Way Out West Fest

Council wish to advise the community that a public meeting will be held with the Way Out West Fest Festival Director, James Dein.

Expressions of Interest invited for Waltzing Matilda Centre Cafe Management

Expressions of Interest are invited to submit offers to manage and operate the Café within the new 23 Million Dollar Waltzing Matilda Centre. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity.

Notice of Special Meeting of Council

Notice is hereby given of a Special Council Meeting to be held on Thursday 8th February 2018 at 5:30pm
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