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Public Holiday – King Island Show

King Island Council would like to notify residents that we will be closed on Tuesday 7th March for the King Island Show public holiday. Our office hours will resume as normal on Wednesday 8th March from 8.30am to 4.30pm. *Please note garbage bin collection will continue as usual, however the…

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Employment Opportunities – Skilled Labourers, Plant Operator & Qualified Mechanic

Council is looking to build on resources for the current Works Team to facilitate some upcoming community projects. Applications are invited for Skilled Labourers, Plant Operator and Qualified Mechanic to work in Council’s outdoor workforce team. The position descriptions and selection criteria can be downloaded here, or alternatively can be…

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Employment Opportunity – Coordinator

Part Time (0.6 FTE) Fixed Term (2 years) Applications are invited for the position of Coordinator within the Council team.  The Coordinator will work as part of a team that is responsible for the delivery of Council’s arts and cultural development program, specifically those tasks that relate to the Cultural…

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Development Application for King Island Hub is now on public exhibition

The following application is now on public exhibition: Application No:    DA 2023/01 Location:    38 Lighthouse Street, Currie Proposal:    Community Hub – new multi-purpose community building and visitor centre and supporting office space within existing building (change of use) on heritage listed site. The application can be viewed…

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Have your say on the Future of Local Government Review – Thursday 2 March 2023

The Tasmanian Government has commissioned the Local Government Board to undertake a broad review into the future of local government in Tasmania. The review will look at the fundamentals of the local government system: the role it should play in supporting communities, the services it should be delivering, and the…

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Rubbish Bin Collection Reminder

Please remember to put your bin out on the kerb the night before your pick up is due, or before 7.00am on your collection day!  If your bin isn’t out on time, you risk it not being collected until the following week. More information and tip hours are available here.

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Governor-General to Visit King Island

“I am very pleased to announce that The Governor-General of Australia, His Excellency, General David Hurley and Mrs Linda Hurley will visit King Island on the 19th of May. Depending on the time we have available we will design a program to show them some of the sights of King…

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South Road Roadworks Commences

Council is pleased to confirm that we commenced works on the South Road Widening Project on Monday, 6 February 2023.  We acknowledge and appreciate the concern expressed about the condition of the road by regular users and residents. This project has been impacted by supply difficulties, weather conditions, and staff…

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Roadworks on South Road

Council advises that Roadworks are commencing on South Road on Monday, 6 February. Please observe speed limits and signage and drive with care to keep our Staff safe.

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Draft Annual Report FY21/22 & Annual General Meeting

DRAFT ANNUAL REPORT FY21/22 Council’s Draft Annual Report will be available for inspection from Tuesday 31 January 2023 at the Council Offices and on the Council website https://kingisland.tas.gov.au/have-your-say/ Submissions on the report are invited from the community for discussion at the Annual General Meeting.  These can be made using the…

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