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Welcome to Paroo Shire Welcome to Paroo Shire

Explorer William Landsborough was one of the first to recognise the potential wealth and diversity of opportunity in the Paroo Shire when he passed through the area in 1862.

The rich plains and river flats found in the Shire were ideal for sheep and cattle grazing, these industries have since played a key role in the growth and the Shire in its exciting beginnings to its position as a rural centre today.

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Road Reports


For up-to-date traffic and travel information, please phone 13 19 40 or visit the website www.131940.qld.gov.au.

The information supplied by 13 19 40 is designed to provide individuals with current road conditions so they can check their planned route. As road conditions can change minute by minute, and people have different travel requirements, motorists are advised to phone 13 19 40 or visit the website www.131940.qld.gov.au prior to and during their journey, to ensure they have the most current information on road conditions.

No matter who you are, no matter what you drive, the moment you decide to push through floodwater, you give up control. Turn around and take control back. Remember - if it's flooded, forget it.

Please click HERE for the latest Paroo Shire Council Road Report.