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Information Sharing: TasFarmers Updates and Save the Dates

From King Island Drought Coordinator: Great to see so many at Elders yesterday for the Olssen’s Block Fest. Thanks to Olssen’s for their generous donation to King Island producers and to Lions and Elders for making it happen. To date 48 people have completed the survey of producers that we…

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“Burn Brighter This Winter”

The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) annual ‘Burn Brighter this Winter’ campaign provides easy-to-follow advice about how wood heaters can be operated to reduce smoke emissions. The Burn Brighter This Winter Facebook page contains information, hints and tips for getting the most out of your wood heater this winter. https://kingisland.tas.gov.au/wp-content/uploads/Burn-Brighter-FINAL.mp4  …

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New Footpath for Grassy Community

Council will be undertaking Footpath and Kerb & Channel works in Grassy over the next 2-3 weeks, commencing tomorrow (Thursday, 13 June). Minimal disruptions are anticipated, and we request that all signage and crew instructions are followed. Properties directly affected may have limited access to their driveways and are asked…

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King Island – Child and Youth Safe Organisations Information Sessions

On 19 December 2023, the Governor of Tasmania, Her Excellency the Honourable Barbara Baker announced the appointment of Louise Coe as the Independent Regulator of the Child and Youth Safe Organisations Framework. As of the 1 January 2024, organisations related to the Framework’s criteria were legislatively required to comply. For…

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Airport Car Park Works Complete

Council is thrilled to announce that the upgrade of the Car Park at the Airport is now complete. Thanks to everyone who worked so hard on this project, and to everyone who has been so helpful and accommodating with moving of vehicles, and the interim arrangements for parking. It looks…

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Public Holiday

The council Office and Depot will be closed on Monday, 10 June 2024 for the King’s Official Birthday. Garbage collection will go ahead as normal. For urgent Council matters, please contact 036462 9000.

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Road Closure – Mount Stanley Road – Monday 3 June

Hydro Tasmania are conducting tree removal works on Monday, 3 June on Mount Stanley Road/Millers Road. For the safety of the work crew and motorists, the road will be closed from approximately 9.30am – 4.00pm. We appreciate your patience and understanding while these important works are carried out.

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