9 April 2020
The last few weeks have been a difficult and distressing time for us all. Making these changes to our lives is not easy, but it will save lives. Keeping our community safe from COVID-19 is the number one priority and our best chance to make that happen is to stay home. Unless you absolutely need ...
9 April 2020
The King Island Community Car provides a valuable voluntary service to our community and is committed to continuing its operations during this challenging time. New drivers have been added to ensure that residents who are reliant on this service can still access healthcare and shop for essential ...
8 April 2020
As many of us prepare for a long weekend in the safety of our own homes, it is important to take a moment to thank our healthcare workers from the King Island Hospital and Health Centre and Ochre Medical Centre. Representing our frontline response to the COVID-19 situation, these individuals also...

King Island Council

At the western entrance to Bass Strait lies an idyllic place known as King Island. An island rich in history, with shipwrecks, lighthouses and jagged reefs, bountiful with long stretching sandy beaches and lush green pasture. From our little paradise we produce some of Australia’s finest natural foods for which we are probably best known including beef, cheese, crayfish & abalone, yet there is more to this 64km long by 27km wide stretch of land than first meets the eye.

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