Arts trail 2014 will be held on Sunday 26 October 2014. Click on the banner for more information.
The Summer Sunset Markets on every Friday until 12 December.

Water main replacement

Council staff are currently working to replace a broken water main on the corner of Crawford and Morisset Sts. Work is expected to continue for at least another week, possibly longer. The team will be working on stages of the water main at a time to ensure pedestrian access along Crawford St remains open. It is unlikely that there will be any disruption to traffic or water supply.

Liquidfest - All ages music festival

Liquidfest is being held on Saturday 7 March 2015 at the Queanbeyan Aquatic Centre from 12pm - 5pm. This is an all ages music festival featuring local acts. Entry is $4 for students and $5.80 for adults. Please note that this a drug and alcohol free event.

Seniors Week - 14 March to 21 March 2015

Seniors week will run from 14 March to 21 Mach 2015 with a number of Free talks, Walks and Entertainment. For more information and the full program click here.

New season starts soon at Queanbeyan Indoor Sports Centre

The new season at the Queanbeyan Indoor Sports Centres starts on 9 March.  The centre runs cricket, netball, soccer and tri-sports competitions.  For more information visit or contact the centre on 6297 7435 or via email at

Community Renewable Energy Forum

Queanbeyan City Council will be holding a Community Renewable Energy Forum on Thursday 19 March 2015 from 5.30 pm onwards are the RB Smith Community Centre at 262 Crawford Street Queanbeyan.  Register now and join some exciting speakers from NSW and Victoria to understand more about community renewable energy and what it means for Queanbeyan and how you can get involved.  You can download the full program here.  To register email or telephone 6285 6546.

Queanbeyan Festival of Ability

The Queanbeyan Festival of Ability picnic in the park will be held on Saturday 28 March from 10 am to 2 pm in Queanbeyan Park.  Bring a blanket and your water bottle.  There is a free raffle, dance groups and food available.  There will also be live entertainment featuring "Jimmy's Choir.  This is a smoke free event.

Roadworks on Kings Highway and Snowy Mountains Highway - Updated

Roads and Maritime (RMS) will be carrying out a range of maintenance activities on the Snowy Mountains Highway at Brown Mountain that will require full and partial closures. This work will be from the base of the mountain, to the B double uncoupling bay at the top. The following road and lane closures will be in place from the base of Brown Mountain to B-double uncoupling bay:

Tuesday 10 March-Friday 14 March – Highway reduced to one lane

** Monday 16 March 9am-Friday 20 March 12pm - Highway closed

Monday 23 March-Friday 27 March – Highway reduced to one lane

Monday 30 March – Friday 3 April – Highway reduced to one lane

The week before and the two weeks after the full closure the highway will be reduced to one lane, under stop/slow traffic control.  For further information about this work please contact the RMS on 02 4475 6910.

RMS will start safety improvement work on the Kings Highway between Batemans Bay and Bungendore from week commencing 2 April 2015.

Work includes laying a new road surface at six separate sites on Clyde Mountain to provide a safer road surface and improve ride quality.  Guard rail will also be installed at 16 locations between Batemans Bay and Bungendore to improve safety.

Work to reduce roadside vegetation will be carried out during this time between Batemans Bay and Clyde Mountain.  All work will be carried out on weekdays from 7.00 am to 5.00 pm and is expected to continue until the end of April.

Motorists can expect some delays during work due to changed traffic conditions.  Motorists should plan their journey and follow the direction of traffic control with reduced speed limits in place for the safety of workers and motorists.  Changes to the work schedule will be displayed and electonric signs along the road.

For further information about the work, please contact the RMS on 02 4221 2426 or email

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