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Local Provision Schedule (KILPS) – Drop In Sessions

Did you know that Council has the draft King Island Local Provision Schedule or LPS out on public exhibition. What is the LPS? There is now a statewide planning scheme, the Tasmanian Planning Scheme. The LPS is where we get to include local component for our island in the planning…

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Group Garage Sale at KI School – Garage Sale Trail

The Garage Sale Trail is currently underway on King Island! The King Island District High School is hosting a fabulous Group Sale tomorrow, Saturday, 18 November from 10.00am – 1.00pm at the School. It’s not too late to register a spot at their Group Sale, or to register your own…

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Interim Council General Manager & New Deputy General Manager

Our King Island Council General Manager, Kate Mauric is soon to depart on maternity leave, to have her 3rd child. We wish her and her family a very happy and healthy birth. Kate will subsequently return to her position in late 2024. In the meantime, we need to have this…

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Tasmania Police Community Survey 2023

Have your say! Submit your responses to the Tasmania Police Survey 2023. The survey is open until 4 December and all Tasmanians aged 16 or older are encouraged to take part. Share your views on safety concerns, police performance and engagement. Survey responses will help shape how policing responses and…

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Notice of Confidential Special Meeting of Council

Note:  This meeting is closed to the public Notice is hereby given that a Confidential Special Meeting of Council will be held on Tuesday 7 November 2023 commencing at 4.00pm in the Council Chambers.   Kate Mauric General Manager…

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Culvert Repair – Grassy Road – 2 November 2023

Council advises that we are undertaking a culvert repair tomorrow (2 November 2023) 3.39km into Grassy Road. There may be delays for traffic during this time.  Please follow all signage and speed limits, as well as instructions from the Team on site. We appreciate your patience while we carry out…

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Positions Vacant – Admin Trainee, Mechanic, Airport Reporting Officer

As King Island continues to grow and thrive, there has never been a better time to come on board with the King Island Council! Working to support our Community, we currently have multiple roles available. Airport Reporting Officer Administration Trainee Mechanical Tradesperson For more information on each of these vacancies,…

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Further Info – Roadside Maintenance

Council is appreciative of the amount of community engagement currently happening with various Council projects around the Island. There is a great level of response from the community around the Main Street Parking Redesign, with lots of questions, input and discussions ongoing. We’re excited by the positive feedback around our…

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Firebreak Maintenance Starts Next Week

In preparation for what’s looking like a very warm summer, Council is commencing maintenance of existing firebreaks in the Currie and Grassy townships. Firebreaks will be slashed and, where required, will also have trees trimmed back. This fire mitigation program will start next week in the Currie area and will…

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King Island – draft Local Provision Schedule (KILPS)

The Tasmanian Planning Commission has issued a notice under Section 35B of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993, directing the King Island Council to exhibit the King Island draft Local Provisions Schedule (KIC-LPS). Representations are invited on the KIC-LPS. The draft KILPS is the local component of the…

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