News & Events

A Place to Reflect

Cherbourg Memorial park is undergoing further modification and beautification’s. The most recent transformation completed in the last week, has seen sandstone blocks installed for seating and decorative silhouettes added to the memorial wall honoring our communities fallen soldiers.  Council has … Read more

Cherbourg: Recycling to a Brighter Future

Workers at our Cherbourg Recycling facilities have good reason to be proud in light of some significant and important recognition in recent months: The Deadliest Start-Up Change agent award 2019, awarded by the Office of The Queensland Chief Entrepreneur, Leanne … Read more

A Vision to the future

Cherbourg Council Corporate Plan 2020 to 2025 An Empowering Vision for Community It is a requirement all local councils have a current 5-year corporate plan.   A Corporate plan for council is a roadmap, instructions and expectations prepared in consultation … Read more

so you want to be a councillor

A “So you want to be a Councillor Session” is to be held in Cherbourg, scheduled for Tuesday, 28 January 2020 from 10.00am. All candidates wishing to stand for election are required to complete the training, either online or at … Read more


A Boil Water Alert for Cherbourg remains in place until further notice. Date: 17/12/2019 All residents and Guests in Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council should boil their tap water used for drinking water until further notice. This advice has been issued … Read more


 DECLARATION OF LOCAL FIRE BAN PROHIBITION ON THE LIGHTING, MAINTENANCE AND USE OF FIRES IN THE OPEN In accordance with the provisions of Section 86A and Section 86E of the Fire and Emergency Services Act 1990, and with due regard … Read more


Council Office will be open Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th for residents to come in and pick up your box of chocolates (one per household in Cherbourg). Today’s Christmas Carnival and family day was a great success, thank you to … Read more

Cherbourg Christmas Fair to Spread Festive Smiles

Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council, this week took delivery of 400 packets of “Cadbury Favourite” Chocolates along with a truck load of children’s toys, just in time for Christmas, an initiative council hopes will bring some much-needed cheer to our community. … Read more

Legends 2020 officially launched at jack o’chin oval

Legends of League is returning to Cherbourg in 2020 with a new, bigger two day “Indigenous Football carnival (including major prize money), set to take to the Jack O’Chin Oval again February 7th and 8th. Representatives from the Australian Legends … Read more