Council Meeting Snapshot - 11 September 2019

Work Skills Traineeships 2019/20 Community Partnership Program

Council agreed in principle to partner with Golden West Apprenticeships by hosting four trainees under the 2019/20 Work Skills Traineeship Program and will provide a letter of support for Golden West Apprenticeships' application for Skilling Queenslanders for Work.

Update on Negotiations with Origin on behalf of APLNG Project

Council agreed in principle with the negotiated agreement as presented. Cr David Schefe, CEO Julie Reitano and Director Rob Hayward will discuss the in principle agreement with executive committee members of the community groups that were consulted prior to Council submitting its application to the Coordinator General in relation to APLNG's change application about its temporary workers camps. Feedback from the groups will then be discussed at a future workshop and general meeting.

Big Rig Café Management Agreement

Rebecca Swan T/A Fleck Café was selected as the preferred supplier if final terms are acceptable.

Cultural Heritage Injune Preservation Society (CHIPS)

Approval was given for CHIPS to relocate the old National Australia Bank building to the Injune Multi-Purpose Precinct subject to conditions. Council also approved the amalgamation of the two lots and will undertake community consultation to update the Placemaking Strategy.

Kenniff Brothers Court House Weekend Access

Council's Mitchell Local Development Officer will hold discussions with the management of The Great Artesian Spa about providing a key or access code to visitors on weekends to enable access to the Court House. Council will also request updated quotes to automate the Kenniff Brothers Court House story in readiness for the 2020/21 budget preparation.

Isolated Children's Parents Association (ICPA) Queensland Conference 2020

Council approved the request from ICPA for sponsorship of their annual conference being held in Roma on
8-11 June 2020.