Please be advised that all unsealed roads within the Bland Shire Council area are closed to vehicles over three (3) tonne until 10.00am Tuesday 11 August 2020, when the situation will be reviewed.
This section contains information about everything from bush fire safety to mosquito information, and roadside vegetation.
Find out more information about Tips and Landfills located within the Shire including opening hours for each of the landfills within the shire.
Council plays an important role in ensuring that the environment is safe, healthy and free from unpleasant nuisance conditions.
Neighbourhood Safer Places are a place of last resort during a bush fire emergency. They are to be used when all other options in your Bush Fire Survival Plan can't be put into action safely.
A kerbside garbage collection service is provided by Council in West Wyalong, Wyalong, Barmedman, Ungarie and Weethalle. Find out when your garbage collection service operates here.
Bland Shire residents have a range of practical recycling options available to do their part to benefit the environment. Council encourages residents to take a pro-active approach to recycling in order to reduce the amount of waste in local landfills and reduce emissions.
Bland Shire Council recognises the importance of having pets within the community and encourages residents to be responsible pet owners.
Find useful information regarding Fruit Fly, Spiny Burr Grass and the Red Guide Post Project regarding noxious weeds and illegal dumping and burning.
Information regarding Asbestos and what precautions you should take if you are planning to renovate or make repairs around your home,
Information regarding straying stock including what to do if you find livestock on your property.
Composting is natural and inexpensive. It also reduces household waste dramatically.
The Environmental Protection Authority requires Council to display the results of analysis on all Sewerage Treatment Plants in a public forum.