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Renewable Energy Generation

In December 2016, Mackay Regional Council was looking to establish renewable energy generation plants. They invited expressions of interest (EOI) from experienced and resourced providers to...

Peak Services Presents - HR Roundtable Series

Hosted by Troy Wild - Manager Workforce Services and Legal Practice Director of Peak Services Legal. HR Managers and Practitioners are invited to attend the HR Roundtable Series to discuss current...

Western Downs Reduces Their Electricity Costs

Peak Services is helping Queensland local governments significantly reduce their electricity costs with Western Downs Regional Council in the State's south-west benefiting from ongoing savings. ...

Working Closely With Carpentaria Shire Council

As one of Australia’s most highly-experienced Infrastructure and Asset Management Advisors, Peak Services works closely with councils to develop fit for purpose, whole-of-Ccuncil asset...

Way Out West Fest

The inaugural Way Out West Fest was held in Winton recently, celebrating the reopening of the Waltzing Matilda Centre.  Opened by the Governor General and Premier on 20 April with a four-day...

3 weeks, 29 councils

As the Business Development Manager, Training for Peak Services, my role is to engage with the state’s 77 councils to identify and provide solutions for their staff training needs.  The...

Bridging the training gap

Torres Strait Island Regional Council (TSIRC) wanted to offer training to their staff and take advantage of the benefits this brings to them and the community. But they were faced with an enormous...

In case of emergency

A few names you might recognise, Yasi, Marcia and Debbie.  We have met them all.  Here is the story of just one of them. In March 2017, Cyclone Debbie ravaged a 1,300 kilometre...

Better asset management control

1. Planning Peak initially completed three asset management plans for the council’s water, sewer, and stormwater services. The ability to sustainably deliver these services in the long term...

Spotlight on Energy

The Queensland government has a target to reach at least 50 per cent renewable energy generation in Queensland by 2030. Queensland councils are big consumers, and users, of energy. Its estimated...