News & Events

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

LEgends of League return in 2020

Following the success of this year’s event. The International legends of League is coming back bigger and stronger in 7 & 8 February 2020. This event will also have host a 2 day Carnival  over 2 days with only 12 … Read more

Council proud to sponsor new rugby league carnival

2019 saw the first ever “Legends of League” football carnival here in Cherbourg, an event that organisers thought would most likely be a one of, however after a outpouring of support and positive outcomes for the community and beyond, the … Read more

STAFF NOTICE – Christmas holidays off

Christmas is fast approaching and Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council would like to remind all staff of the entitled days off over the Christmas/New Year Period Staff are NOT required to work on: Christmas Day (25/12/2019) Boxing Day (26/12/2019) New Years … Read more

Chairmans trophy recognises cherbourgs green scheme

Cherbourg Council celebrated a surprise award earlier this month after representatives were invited to an event in Brisbane marking the first 12 months of Containers for Change in Queensland. In what was a totally unexpected outcome for attendees from Cherbourg … Read more

New Cherbourg Security crew graduation ceremony

Our new Cherbourg Security crew attended their official graduation ceremony on Friday (22nd November) The ceremony that included a VIP guests from DATSIP, Cherbourg Council, The Dept,  National Indigenous Australians Agency and other community service providers and stake holders, saw … Read more

Cherbourg Public holidays for 2020

Pursuant to Section 4 of the Holidays Act 1983, the Minister for Education and Minister for Industrial Relations has appointed: 26 May 2020 a holiday for the Shire of Cherbourg for the purpose of National Sorry Day. 10 July 2020 … Read more

Bushfire Smoke Health Advice

Current bushfire conditions have resulted in very poor air quality. Queensland Health recommends that affected communities take the following actions. Protecting your health The community is advised to remain indoors and close all windows and doors and operate air-conditioners if … Read more

Severe to Extreme fire danger

Please be advised that, as of 6am this morning (10th November 2019) Queensland Fire And Emergency Service (QFES) advised the Bushfire Preparedness Level (BPL) for North Coast Region, which includes South Burnett, Cherbourg, Gympie and Sunshine Coast, will continue at … Read more

Cherbourg master plan

The Cherbourg Master Plan is a living document which encompasses the aspirations and hopes for Cherbourg and as such will be reviewed on a regular basis, allowing for updates and additions of new priorities.Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council will aim add … Read more