12 December 2018
Mayor of King Island, David Munday condemns the actions of the so-called “King Island Sustainability Think Tank” behind a slanderous email attacking Councillors and staff. The latest in a line of anonymous and cowardly attacks on members of the community, Council, its staff and elected Councillor...
11 December 2018
King Island District High School students have today enjoyed a creative writing workshop delivered by Dr Teresa Bell. Teresa is a writer and teacher based in Port Macquarie.  With a Doctorate in Creative Writing and three published books, her latest novel; LUNATION was shortlisted for the 2018 Do...
10 December 2018
The Council depot will be closed from 4pm and the Council administration office from 5pm, Friday 21 December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 2 January 2019. Services, including waste collection, operation of the Charles Street Transfer Station, street cleaning and airport management will contin...

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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