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Mayors Christmas Message

As your Mayor and on behalf of King Island Council I would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas 2022 and a Happy New Year for 2023. In recent years the resolve of our great Island has been tested by numerous unforeseen challenges, we have shown Australia that…

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Christmas & New Year Closure

The Council Office will be closed for the Christmas/New Year period from 12:00 noon on Friday 23 December 2022. The Depot will be closed from 12:00 noon on Thursday 22 December 2022. The Council Offices and Depot will reopen on Tuesday 3 January 2023. Waste Collection & Transfer Station (Tip)…

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Early Office Closure – Thursday 15 December 2022

Council offices will be closing at 3.00pm on Thursday 15 December 2022. Offices will reopen as per normal hours (8.30am to 4.30pm) on Friday 16 December 2022. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Employment Opportunity – Customer Service Officer

We are seeking an experienced, community minded, person with exceptional customer service provision to join our Customer Service Team. The position will be responsible for assisting in the delivery of administration, customer services, and the provision of project-related activities.  For further information including selection criteria and position description please view here.

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Thank you

The King Island Council would like to thank everyone who was involved in Wednesday’s Airport Emergency Practical Exercise. To the volunteer casualties, role players, our local and state emergency services, SES, Tas fire, Volunteer Ambulance Service, Department of Health, King Island Hospital & Health Services and our local Police we…

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Channel 10 – off air

Due to an equipment failure at Tower Hill, Currie, TV reception for Channel 10 has been affected. Replacement equipment has been sourced which has been donated by Win TV Ballarat. It is anticipated that the repair will be completed as soon as possible. Those who receive transmission from the tower…

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Emergency Training Exercise

Don’t be alarmed An emergency management exercise will be conducted at the King Island Airport on Wednesday 23 November 2022 between at 6.00pm and 9.00pm. Residents and members of the public should not be alarmed by the training exercise and the heightened level of activity by the emergency services in…

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Special Meeting of Council

Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held on Friday 25 November 2022 commencing at 4.00pm in the Council Chambers. The purpose of the meeting is to consider: Planning Application DA 2022/26 Request to Reduce Fees Response to Draft State Planning Policies Agendas will be…

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Employment Opportunity – Health Safety & Environment Advisor

Applications are invited for a Health Safety & Environment Advisor to work in Council’s team. The position description and selection criteria can be downloaded from here or alternatively can be collected from the Council Office. For more information please contact Council’s Administration Manager on 6462 9000. Applications must address the…

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Expressions of Interest

King Island Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from suitably skilled, motivated and experienced operators for provision of tours of the Currie Lighthouse. The Expressions Of Interest registration form can be downloaded here. The deadline for submission is 4:30pm, Thursday 8 December 2022. Further information can be obtained by contacting:…

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