Public Notices

Sale of Land for Overdue Rates

By June 3, 2019 No Comments



Local Government Act 2009 and Local Government Regulation 2012

3 June 2019

Mareeba Shire Council hereby gives notice, that the land described in the below Schedule, will be sold by Public Auction.

This Notice is issued in accordance with section 142 of the Local Government Regulation 2012 and by authority of a resolution made on 19 December 2018 was in the following terms:  Sell such land listed in the Schedule below due to the rates which have accrued on the rateable lands remaining unpaid for three (3) years or longer, in accordance with section 140 of the Local Government Regulation 2012.

The Public Auction will take place at 10.00 am on Wednesday 26 June 2019 in the boardroom at the Mareeba Shire Council Office, 65 Rankin Street Mareeba unless all overdue rates, interest, associated charges and any expenses incurred by Council are paid in full.

A Reserve price will be placed on the land in accordance with the Local Government Regulation 2012.  The land will not be sold unless the reserve price is reached at auction.

Please direct any enquiries to the Rates Department on 1300 308 461.



Legal Description of Land


Land Area


Property Location

Lot 3 HG 716

Lot 540 OL 450

7,990 Hectares

13,400 Hectares

5866 Herberton – Petford Road IRVINEBANK  QLD  4887


Copies of sections 141 to 144 of the Local Government Regulation 2012 may be obtained from Council.


Peter Franks
Chief Executive Officer