Month: April 2015

Asbestos awareness

Mornington Shire Council in the Gulf of Carpentaria will use an information day to inform residents about the risks of asbestos.  The North-West Hospital and Health Service says an abandoned hospital building containing asbestos on Mornington Island poses a low risk to a remote Indigenous community….

Remote council takes out national award

In the Collaboration category, judges named three winners; Mornington Shire Council for its initiative: Moving the Region Forward – Together, Scenic Rim Regional Council for the Boonah Customer Centre initiative, Central Highlands Regional Council and Woorabinda Shire Councils for their Workforce Strategic Planning Project. Read full story