Weir Recreation Use


Weir Recreation and Ski Park Project

Charters Towers Regional Council is seeking to expand recreational use of the Weir.

Council has conducted an initial community survey on the topic. Results of the survey are available below:

This survey also sought expressions of interest from members of the community to partake in a newly established Weir Recreation and Ski Park Reference Group. This group will be involved in the review of a project draft strategy to ensure community concerns and aspirations are reflected in the plan.

Reference Group Members

Chair, Mayor Liz Schmidt

Deputy Mayor Sonia Bennetto – Councillor for Tourism

Cr Mike Power – Councillor for Economic Development

Cameron Scott, Director of Infrastructure Services

Glenn Watson, Manager Utilities

Representative, Maritime Safety Queensland

Community Representatives:

1.      David George Luxton

2.     Arthur Wright

3.     Tony Salisbury

4.     Tim Whelan

5.     Jay Paterson

6.     Ken Gleeson

7.     Raylea Thomson

8.     Michael Penna

9.     Jason Smith