Local Government leaders from around central Queensland met in Gladstone on Friday morning to discuss the future of the region.
Local Government leaders from around central Queensland met in Gladstone on Friday morning to discuss the future of the region. Gladstone Regional Council

Local government leaders meet in Gladstone

LOCAL Government leaders from around central Queensland met in Gladstone this morning to discuss the future of the region.

Central Queensland Regional Organisation of Councils members include the Banana Shire Council, Central Highlands Regional Council, Gladstone Regional Council, Livingstone Regional Council, Rockhampton Regional Council and Woorabinda Aboriginal Shire Council.

The group was finalising preparations for the Regional Queensland Showcase in Brisbane next Friday and Saturday at the Brisbane Convention Centre.

The group formed in February and will also be focusing on their charter by understanding the role of the organisation in tourism, economic development and regional roads and groups.



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