Washdown Facilities

Washdown facilities are an important tool used to assist with managing the spread of weeds.

 

CPMG recommends the use of washdown facilities for all vehicles, machinery and plant moving between locations across Central Queensland.

Aldoga Washdown Facility

Landmark: 1km from Gladstone- Mt Larcom Rd, on your left

 

Address: Aldoga Rd, Aldoga

 

Contact: Gladstone Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4970 0700

 

Max Vehicle: B Double

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $2 for 8 minutes – $2 coin or AVDATA key must be inserted one at a time and can only be used in Bay 2. Avdata keys operate within a national truck wash system, providing a centralised billing service. Avdata keys can be used in both bays and bill continuously at $0.25/min (equivalent to $2 for 8 mins) until the customer presses stop.

 

Hours: 24 Hours

Baralaba Washdown Facility

Landmark: Opposite the Baralaba showgrounds

 

Address: Rannes Road, Baralaba

 

Contact: Banana Shire Council

 

Phone: 07 4992 9500

 

Max Vehicle: Machinery

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $2 for 10 minutes

 

Hours: 24 Hours

Biloela Washdown Facility

Landmark: Next to waste water treatment facility

 

Address: Quarrie Rd, Biloela

 

Contact: Banana Shire Council

 

Phone: 07 4992 9500

 

Max Vehicle: Road Train

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose, High- Volume Hose

 

Cost: $2 for 10 minutes

 

Hours: 24 Hours

Calliope Washdown Facility

Landmark: Country Club turn-off

 

Address: Stowe Rd, Calliope

 

Contact: Gladstone Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4975 8100

 

Max Vehicle: Semi-trailer

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: The facility is coin and token operated, and takes $1 and $2 coins or $2 tokens. $1 coins provide 7.5 minutes or $2 coins and tokens give 15 mins supply of high-pressure water. Tokens are available for purchase at: Gladstone Regional Council Calliope Administration Centre – 5 Don Cameron Drive, Calliope

 

Hours: 24 Hours

Duaringa Washdown Facility

Landmark: Emerald Saleyards (Off Capricorn Highway)

 

Address: Batts Street, Emerald

 

Contact: Central Highlands Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4982 8333

 

Max Vehicle: Road Train

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $30 for 1 hours. $30 deposit for key available from CHRC officer during office hours. Pre-paid key is $30.

 

Hours: 24 hours

Emerald Washdown Facility

Landmark: Opposite old sales yard, turnoff south side of golf course

 

Contact: Central Highlands Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4982 8333

 

Max Vehicle: Semi-trailer

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $2.50 per 15 minutes

Moura Washdown Facility

Landmark: West Moura, next to the water treatment facility

 

Address: Dawson Highway, Moura

 

Contact: Banana Shire Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4992 9500

 

Max Vehicle: Road Train

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $2.00 per 10 minutes

Rolleston Washdown Facility

Landmark: Near Rolleston sports ground, cattle dip and old sales yards

 

Address: One Mile Road, Rolleston

 

Contact: Central Highlands Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4984 1166

 

Max Vehicle: Semi-trailer with prime mover

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $2.50 per 15 minutes

 

Hours: 24 Hours

Springsure Washdown Facility

Landmark: Springsure sales yard

 

Address: Dip Access Rd, Springsure

 

Contact: Central Highlands Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4984 1166

 

Max Vehicle: Semi-trailer with prime mover

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $2.50 per 15 minutes

Taroom Washdown Facility

Landmark: Adjacent to Taroom dip yards

 

Address: Taroom- Roma Road, Taroom

 

Contact: Banana Shire Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4992 9500

 

Max Vehicle: Road Train, Machinery

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose and Air -pressure

 

Cost: $2.00 per 10 minutes

Theodore Washdown Facility

Landmark: Near the Waste Water Treatment Facility

 

Address: Leichardt Highway

 

Contact: Banana Shire Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4992 9500

 

Max Vehicle: Road Train, Machinery

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose and Air -pressure

 

Cost: $2.00 per 10 minutes

Aldoga Washdown Facility

Landmark: 1km from Gladstone- Mt Larcom Rd, on your left

 

Address: Aldoga Rd, Aldoga

 

Contact: Gladstone Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4970 0700

 

Max Vehicle: B Double

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $2 for 8 minutes – $2 coin or AVDATA key must be inserted one at a time and can only be used in Bay 2. Avdata keys operate within a national truck wash system, providing a centralised billing service. Avdata keys can be used in both bays and bill continuously at $0.25/min (equivalent to $2 for 8 mins) until the customer presses stop.

 

Hours: 24 Hours

Baralaba Washdown Facility

Landmark: Opposite the Baralaba showgrounds

 

Address: Rannes Road, Baralaba

 

Contact: Banana Shire Council

 

Phone: 07 4992 9500

 

Max Vehicle: Machinery

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $2 for 10 minutes

 

Hours: 24 Hours

Biloela Washdown Facility

Landmark: Next to waste water treatment facility

 

Address: Quarrie Rd, Biloela

 

Contact: Banana Shire Council

 

Phone: 07 4992 9500

 

Max Vehicle: Road Train

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose, High- Volume Hose

 

Cost: $2 for 10 minutes

 

Hours: 24 Hours

Calliope Washdown Facility

Landmark: Country Club turn-off

 

Address: Stowe Rd, Calliope

 

Contact: Gladstone Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4975 8100

 

Max Vehicle: Semi-trailer

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: The facility is coin and token operated, and takes $1 and $2 coins or $2 tokens. $1 coins provide 7.5 minutes or $2 coins and tokens give 15 mins supply of high-pressure water. Tokens are available for purchase at: Gladstone Regional Council Calliope Administration Centre – 5 Don Cameron Drive, Calliope

 

Hours: 24 Hours

Duaringa Washdown Facility

Landmark: Emerald Saleyards (Off Capricorn Highway)

 

Address: Batts Street, Emerald

 

Contact: Central Highlands Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4982 8333

 

Max Vehicle: Road Train

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $30 for 1 hours. $30 deposit for key available from CHRC officer during office hours. Pre-paid key is $30.

 

Hours: 24 hours

Emerald Washdown Facility

Landmark: Opposite old sales yard, turnoff south side of golf course

 

Contact: Central Highlands Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4982 8333

 

Max Vehicle: Semi-trailer

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $2.50 per 15 minutes

Moura Washdown Facility

Landmark: West Moura, next to the water treatment facility

 

Address: Dawson Highway, Moura

 

Contact: Banana Shire Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4992 9500

 

Max Vehicle: Road Train

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $2.00 per 10 minutes

Rolleston Washdown Facility

Landmark: Near Rolleston sports ground, cattle dip and old sales yards

 

Address: One Mile Road, Rolleston

 

Contact: Central Highlands Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4984 1166

 

Max Vehicle: Semi-trailer with prime mover

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $2.50 per 15 minutes

 

Hours: 24 Hours

Springsure Washdown Facility

Landmark: Springsure sales yard

 

Address: Dip Access Rd, Springsure

 

Contact: Central Highlands Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4984 1166

 

Max Vehicle: Semi-trailer with prime mover

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose

 

Cost: $2.50 per 15 minutes

Taroom Washdown Facility

Landmark: Adjacent to Taroom dip yards

 

Address: Taroom- Roma Road, Taroom

 

Contact: Banana Shire Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4992 9500

 

Max Vehicle: Road Train, Machinery

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose and Air -pressure

 

Cost: $2.00 per 10 minutes

Theodore Washdown Facility

Landmark: Near the Waste Water Treatment Facility

 

Address: Leichardt Highway

 

Contact: Banana Shire Regional Council

 

Phone: 07 4992 9500

 

Max Vehicle: Road Train, Machinery

 

Hose Detail: High- Pressure Hose and Air -pressure

 

Cost: $2.00 per 10 minutes

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