Southern Downs Regional Council

The Southern Downs Region is a local government area in the Darling Downs region of Queensland, Australia, along the state's boundary with New South Wales. It was created in 2008 from a merger of the Shire of Warwick and the Shire of Stanthorpe. It has an estimated operating budget of A$22.8 million.

Southern Downs Regional Council Southern Downs Regional Council, Fitzroy Street, Warwick QLD, Australia
03 Aug, 2021
Full time
About the Region Southern Downs region boasts a vibrant rural lifestyle with many things to do and see. The four season climate is a world away from typical Queensland regions and offers a variety of scenery, flora and fauna.S Stanthorpe and the Granite Belt are a premium food and wine destination renowned Australia wide. It is the home of the Queensland College of Wine Tourism and fifty-plus wineries. As well as many activities in the region, the Girraween National Park is important to the region’s tourism attracting campers, bush-walkers and rock-climbers. Southern Downs is situated one hour south of Toowoomba and two hours south-west of Brisbane in Queensland. The Major centres include Warwick, Allora, Killarney and Stanthorpe with the region stretching along to the New South Wales border and covering 7,122km2. The region’s abundant land, industry diversity and transport infrastructure underpin its role as a major hub for South East Queensland’s...
Southern Downs Regional Council Southern Downs Regional Council, Fitzroy Street, Warwick QLD, Australia
03 Aug, 2021
Full time
About the Region Southern Downs region boasts a vibrant rural lifestyle with many things to do and see. The four season climate is a world away from typical Queensland regions and offers a variety of scenery, flora and fauna. Stanthorpe and the Granite Belt are premium food and wine destination renowned Australia wide. It is the home of the Queensland College of Wine Tourism and fifty-plus wineries. As well as many activities in the region, the Girraween National Park is important to the region’s tourism attracting campers, bush-walkers and rock-climbers. Southern Downs is situated one hour south of Toowoomba and two hours south-west of Brisbane in Queensland. The Major centres include Warwick, Allora, Killarney and Stanthorpe with the region stretching along to the New South Wales border and covering 7,122km2. The region’s abundant land, industry diversity and transport infrastructure underpin its role as a major hub for South East Queensland’s...