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Changes to waste collection over public holidays

To accomodate the Easter and ANZAC Day public holidays, a number of changes have been made to our waste collection schedule. Commercial waste that is usually collected on a Friday will this week be collected on Thursday afternoon (18 April), to allow for the Easter Friday holiday. There will be…

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Early Closure: Tuesday 9 April

Council Chambers will be closed from 3pm today, opening again at 8:30am tomorrow morning. This is to facilitate an all of staff workshop. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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2019 Road Sealing Program

Subject to weather and other operational constraints, the proposed resurfacing program is as follows: Munros Road (Don Kendall Drive 4km towards Stricklands Road) Day 1 Monday, 18 March 2019 Munros Road Day 2 Tuesday, 19 March 2019 Munros Road Day 3 Wednesday, 20 March 2019 Gatenby Car Park Thursday, 21…

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Study into Remote Area Tax Concessions and Payments

The Productivity Commission is visiting King Island to gain insight and answer our community’s questions about its study into the tax benefits and other payments extended to residents and businesses in remote areas of Australia, including King Island. Meetings will be held with key stakeholders throughout the day and a…

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Road Closures: Sunday 10 March

The King Island Imperial 20 is being held this Sunday, with the first race commencing at 7:00am at Baudin’s in Naracoopa. The following roads will be closed for the duration of the event from 6:00am to 12:30pm and will be re-opened from the Naracoopa end as the race proceeds towards…

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UPCOMING ROAD WORK TO SHAW & HICKMOTT ST AND GEORGE & MEECH ST

Council will soon be commencing roadwork on the corners of Shaw & Hickmott St and George & Meech St, with funding for this upgrade budgeted in the FY18/19 Capital Works Program. During this essential work, we regret that some inconvenience may be incurred by users of Shaw & Hickmott St and…

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7 March: Council Chambers: Worksafe Tasmania Advisory

Presenter: Tim Ashlin, Senior WHS Advisor, Worksafe Tasmania 10:30-11:30AM – HIGH RISK CONSTRUCTION WORKWhether you are a sole trader, a sub-contractor or a person conducting a business, find out what compliance looks like in the construction industry. Using plain language and real examples, you’ll learn about high risk construction work,…

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Launch Into Our Future

King Island Council are working in partnership with the King Island District High School and Foundations to Flourish to create Launch Into Our Future as part of Youth Week 2019. Events, including the launch of the Currie Skate Park, will be coordinated by students over Wednesday 11 and Thursday 12…

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King Island By-election – Candidates Information

Nominations for the position of Mayor and one position as Councillor open at 9am tomorrow, Thursday 28 February and will close at 12 noon on Thursday 7 March. A full timetable for the by-election is available here. To nominate for the position of Mayor or Councillor you must be registered…

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