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Development Application for King Island Hub is now on public exhibition

The following application is now on public exhibition: Application No:    DA 2023/01 Location:    38 Lighthouse Street, Currie Proposal:    Community Hub – new multi-purpose community building and visitor centre and supporting office space within existing building (change of use) on heritage listed site. The application can be viewed…

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Rubbish Bin Collection Reminder

Please remember to put your bin out on the kerb the night before your pick up is due, or before 7.00am on your collection day!  If your bin isn’t out on time, you risk it not being collected until the following week. More information and tip hours are available here.

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Governor-General to Visit King Island

“I am very pleased to announce that The Governor-General of Australia, His Excellency, General David Hurley and Mrs Linda Hurley will visit King Island on the 19th of May. Depending on the time we have available we will design a program to show them some of the sights of King…

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South Road Roadworks Commences

Council is pleased to confirm that we commenced works on the South Road Widening Project on Monday, 6 February 2023.  We acknowledge and appreciate the concern expressed about the condition of the road by regular users and residents. This project has been impacted by supply difficulties, weather conditions, and staff…

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Roadworks on South Road

Council advises that Roadworks are commencing on South Road on Monday, 6 February. Please observe speed limits and signage and drive with care to keep our Staff safe.

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Draft Annual Report FY21/22 & Annual General Meeting

DRAFT ANNUAL REPORT FY21/22 Council’s Draft Annual Report will be available for inspection from Tuesday 31 January 2023 at the Council Offices and on the Council website https://kingisland.tas.gov.au/have-your-say/ Submissions on the report are invited from the community for discussion at the Annual General Meeting.  These can be made using the…

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Congratulations to our King Islanders of the Year

At yesterday’s Australia Day Awards Ceremony, Mayor Marcus Blackie presented the 2023 King Islander, Young King Islander and Community Organisation of the Year Awards. 2023 King Islander of the Year                            Jan van Ruiswyk 2023 Young King Islander…

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Employment Opportunity – Airport Manager

The King Island Airport Manager is responsible all things airport related on King Island, ensuring the smooth operational management of the King Island Airport. On any given day, the Airport Manager will be supervising the Airport Reporting Officers and ensuring stakeholder engagement with all airport user groups. They will be developing and managing operational and…

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Draft Tasmanian Salmon Industry Plan

The Tasmanian Department of Natural Resources and Environment conducted a community briefing on the Draft Salmon Industry Plan on King Island last Thursday, 12 January, with submission to their consultation closing today, Friday, 20 January. King Island Council and its sub-committee, the King Island Brand Management Group, have both submitted…

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