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Cherbourg Council Public Holidays 2022

Here is a list of all public holidays for the Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council community that you can download and print out. Please note our community holidays will not necessarily line up with neighboring regions and communities


Have you tested positive or come into contact with someone with the COVID flu? Not sure what you need to do now? Here are the different protocols to follow depending on your COVID status

Sport and Recreation Clubs Eligible for Flood Assistance

Disaster funding available for clubs impacted by Ex-Tropical Cyclone Seth A message from Acting Minister for Tourism, Innovation and Sport and Minister Assisting the Premier on Olympics and Paralympics Sport and EngagementThe Honourable Scott Stewart Emergency funding is now available … Read more

Assistance for Flood Impacted

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE FOR MORE QUEENSLANDERS IMPACTED BY FLOODING Queenslanders in further communities hit hard by the current flooding can now apply for financial support from the Liberal and Nationals Government. Disaster Recovery Allowance will be available to support people … Read more


If you are an employee: If you’re unable to work and earn income and you’ve been directed to quarantine or isolate You may be able to get the Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment if you can’t work and earn income and … Read more

Murgon-Cherbourg Youth Hub Service Update

(Department of Education) The Youth Hub commenced service delivery late in 2021, and has reopened for 2022.  The Youth Hub is a purpose built facility on the grounds of Murgon State High School, accessed via Gore Street. The Youth Hub … Read more

Domestic and Family Violence Support

People experiencing domestic and family violence may be more vulnerable during periods of isolation and uncertainty. This could be your family. friends. elders or anyone else in the community. Concerned about yourself of someone else’s safety?

WEAR YOUR MASK and Get Prepared

Cherbourg Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) have met today in response to the growing number of COVID cases now occurring in Queensland and have now moved to a “Lean Forward” position. The LDMG strongly encourage any residents of community who … Read more

First Nations Police Liaison Officers Wanted for Community

Positions vacant with Queensland Police Service Title: First Nations Police Liaison Officer (Identified)Organisation: Queensland Police ServiceLocation: Darling Downs – MaranoaClosing date: 06-Dec-2021Description Additional InformationThere are currently two (2) positions vacant located at Murgon. Special ConditionsThis is an identified position. It … Read more