20 September 2019
The King Island Waste Management Strategy 2019-2029 has been developed with a view to guiding residents, businesses and Council to reduce, reuse, recycle and manage waste on the Island.  The Strategy was prepared by a specialist waste management consultant, A.Prince Consulting. You can download t...
17 September 2019
King Island welcomed one new citizen at an Australian citizenship ceremony today, as part of Australian Citizenship Day 2019. This is in addition to two others welcomed on 11 September 2019 Mayor Arnold said. The conferees from New Zealand and Ukraine, become Australian citizens as part of ceremo...
10 September 2019
Regional Express (Rex) today announced the introduction of their Community Fare scheme between King Island and Melbourne. Priced at $99.00 each way, the fare sees the island become the 38th regional community to benefit from this discount scheme. To read the full release, please click on the link...

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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