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TYTO Weekend Opening Hours

TYTO will be opened seven days a week from 1 September 2014. The Hinchinbrook Shire Library and TYTO Regional Art Gallery will be open seven days a week, from 10.00am to 4.00pm each day. Hinchinbrook Shire Council Mayor Rodger Bow said, “Council believes that extending the opening hours to include the weekends will give the community greater flexibility to access the wonderful facilities located at TYTO...

Hinchinbrook Art Awards

TYTO Regional Art Gallery will hold its premier event for the 36th Hinchinbrook Art Awards with a record 154 entries on Friday 8 August. The Hinchinbrook Art Awards are a vital sector of gallery operations regularly attracting visitors from neighbouring regions, as well as promoting our abundant local artistic talent and fostering opportunities for emerging artists...

Rate Notices

Half yearly rate notices have been issued and will be delivered to residents from next week onwards. Significant changes have been made to the rating period as a part of Council’s decision to help ease the financial burden that occurs around this time of year. Hinchinbrook Shire Council Mayor Rodger Bow said, “The 15% time-sensitive discount that was previously available has now been automatically applied to all ratepayers...

Events @ TYTO

The newly approved $50,000 funding for events at TYTO is Council’s positive commitment to expanding event activity in the Hinchinbrook Shire. The primary commitment is to creating a new signature event at TYTO to provide entertainment for locals and attract visitors to the region. The event will work with the community, Hinchinbrook Chamber of Commerce and Tourism and Townsville Enterprise Limited to determine the type and theme of the event...

Infrastructure Restoration Program Infrastructure Restoration Program

Hinchinbrook Shire Council, in partnership with AECOM, are working to restore public assets that have been damaged by recent natural disasters. Council is eligible for funding provided by the Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (NDRRA) program and is committed to helping the Hinchinbrook region recover as quickly as possible. Please click here for up to date information about the program.