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December 21 News

Click below to read the latest news from Council.   Your Community Council Newsletter 21 December 2018…

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Naracoopa Jetty Re-opened

After considerable negotiation with Council’s insurer, a settlement has been agreed following storm damage to the Naracoopa Jetty. The safety barrier which has been restricting access to the entire structure has been moved 3/4 of the way down the jetty, allowing community members to access the facility while a works schedule…

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General Manager Resignation

Troy Brice has resigned from his position of General Manager at King Island Council with immediate effect. Kate Mauric will be acting in the role of General Manager over the Christmas period, with Council committed to establishing a forward plan early in the New Year. Whilst Council acknowledges there have…

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Council Stands as One

Mayor of King Island, David Munday condemns the actions of the so-called “King Island Sustainability Think Tank” behind a slanderous email attacking Councillors and staff. The latest in a line of anonymous and cowardly attacks on members of the community, Council, its staff and elected Councillors, stand united in their…

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Christmas Closure

The Council depot will be closed from 4pm and the Council administration office from 5pm, Friday 21 December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 2 January 2019. Services, including waste collection, operation of the Charles Street Transfer Station, street cleaning and airport management will continue during this period with reduced…

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DEC 16: Premiere showing of a new work developed on Island

Based on Virginia Woolf’s famous novel set on the Isle of Skye, To the Lighthouse is a spoken word performance with music that will premiere on King Island. Under the Currie lighthouse, in the Harbour side haven of the Boathouse, the performance will unfold. Mrs Ramsay is a beautiful fifty-year-old…

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Employment Opportunity: Fleet Coordinator

The Fleet Coordinator is responsible for the provision of timely, efficient and effective repair and preventative maintenance of Council’s plant and equipment. Operating within the Department of Operations, the role will facilitate the safe and efficient delivery of services to the community. If you are interested in the role, a…

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Recreation Plan – Extended community consultation

@leisure Planners visited King Island in mid-November and met with over 90 residents from Currie, Naracoopa, Grassy, Reekara and beyond, following phone conversations with representatives from our Island’s many sports, recreation and community groups. The feedback from this extensive consultation will be collated with the responses to their online survey.

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