20 February 2019
David Munday has today advised the Acting General Manager of the King Island Council that he resigns from both position of Mayor and Councillor with immediate effect. In accordance with section 44 of the Local Government Act 1993, this will give rise to a by-election for both of these positions. ...
19 February 2019
Robert Heazlewood, Executive Director of Brand Tasmania, is visiting the Island to join the Long Table Festival. With that immersive experience fresh in his mind, he will be facilitating a free workshop on Monday 25th February to help us better identify the King Island brand and develop a plan to...
15 February 2019
TasPorts, the owner / operator of the Bass Island Service (BIL) that operates between Geelong, Grassy and Devonport, is investigating ways to enhance the service for the benefit of the King Island community. TasPorts has entered this process with an open mind about potential outcomes. Optimising ...

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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