Two of the new houses recently completed in Cherbourg (to a Platinum standard), have been built to relieve burden on elderly and infirm residents as well as pressure on waiting lists. A very proud Mayor Elvie Sandow says “It’s good … Read more

Need a Disability Worker Screening Check?

Information regarding Workers Screening On 1 February 2021, new nationally consistent disability worker screening started in Queensland to improve the safety and quality of services and supports delivered to people living with disability.  The screening check determines whether a person … Read more

Call Centre T-Shirt Design Comp

Did you know that Cherbourg will soon be opening a Contact Centre?The Contact Centre will offer phone support to help people from all over Australia. It will provide flexible paid jobs in Cherbourg for local community members, which will ensure … Read more

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