16 August 2018
October’s Local Government election is your chance to influence how our Community’s Council operates over the next four years, either by voting for your preferred candidate, or by standing for one of these positions yourself. Council is empowered by law to make decisions on many matters of import...
15 August 2018
Telstra Tasmania’s Area General Manager and National Mobile Manager were on Island last week discussing priority improvements in the Island’s Telstra network. In addition to a public consultation session on Thursday evening, Telstra met with representatives from Council, Cape Wickham Links, SES, ...
14 August 2018
With the highest per capita WWI enrolments in the British Commonwealth, King Island has much to commemorate in this Centenary of ANZAC year. In recognition of this service and sacrifice, the Historical Society and the RSL are planning a month of commemoration and would like to invite the families...

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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