Hinchinbrook Shire Council is reviewing its Foreshore Management Plans for Lucinda and Forrest Beach.
The community is invited to contribute to the review by responding to the survey which can be found by clicking here.
Hard copy surveys are also available at Council’s main office, 25 Lannercost Street, Ingham.
The Foreshore Management Plan Survey will close on Sunday 30 April 2017.
To view a copy of the current Foreshore Management Plans please click here.
CHEMCLEAR WASTE CHEMICAL DISPOSAL - REGISTER BY 28 APRIL 2017
AgSafe are conducting their ChemClear collection throughout Queensland in 2017. To arrange to dispose of your unwanted chemicals you can register with ChemClear online at www.chemclear.org.au or phone them on 1800 008 182. Registrations close on 28 April 2017.
Eligible chemicals are free. Eligibility requirements for free collection are:
- Readable product labels
- Not mixed with any other product
- Within two years of the expiry date or deregistration.
Collection of other chemicals can be quoted on registration.
SERVICING OF GREASE TRAPS IN HINCHINBROOK
Council wishes to advise that Cleanaway is providing grease trap servicing in your area.
To book a grease trap service ring Cleanaway on 47747333 or 1 800 158 942.
This information is provided as a community service, Council recommends you do your own research and compare pricing before engaging a contractor.
HINCHINBROOK DISASTER MANAGEMENT GROUP UPDATE #7
The Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) is maintaining a watch on Cyclone Debbie.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is now making landfall on the mainland near Airlie Beach and is expected to gradually move inland through this afternoon and evening.
As at 1.00pm Hinchinbrook Shire remains in the warning zone and the BOM informs that Gales could potentially extend to Lucinda this afternoon and tonight. Please continue referring to the BOM cyclone track maps to monitor anticipated wind zone and reach.
Further updates and information can be found at the BOM website, www.bom.gov.au/cyclone.
Updates will also be available through Council’s website www.hinchinbrook.qld.gov.au, Council’s Social Media accounts Hinchinbrook Disaster Information page and the Hinchinbrook Shire Council Facebook page and the Electronic Community Noticeboards which are placed around the community.