27 January 2023
At yesterday’s Australia Day Awards Ceremony, Mayor Marcus Blackie presented the 2023 King Islander, Young King Islander and Community Organisation of the Year Awards. 2023 King Islander of the Year                            Jan van Ruiswyk 2023 Young King Islander of the Year             ...
25 January 2023
The King Island Airport Manager is responsible all things airport related on King Island, ensuring the smooth operational management of the King Island Airport. On any given day, the Airport Manager will be supervising the Airport Reporting Officers and ensuring stakeholder engagement with all ai...
20 January 2023
The Tasmanian Department of Natural Resources and Environment conducted a community briefing on the Draft Salmon Industry Plan on King Island last Thursday, 12 January, with submission to their consultation closing today, Friday, 20 January. King Island Council and its sub-committee, the King Isl...

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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