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Naracoopa Jetty Reopened

Council is pleased to announce that the Naracoopa Jetty has now been inspected and deemed safe to reopen. We appreciate the communities cooperation during the temporary closure.

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Temporary Closure – Naracoopa Jetty

Due to the recent easterly weather, Council has assessed the Naracoopa Jetty and as a matter of precaution decided to temporarily close the facility to ensure public safety. We will be making contact with contractors to undertake an inspection to ensure the safety of the structure. It is expected that…

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Severe Weather Warning

Warning – Damaging Wind Gusts with peak gusts of around 90 km/h and locally damaging winds averaging 60 to 70 km/h are forecast to develop about King Island, then extend to northwest Tasmania during Wednesday afternoon.   Bureau of Meteorology – Severe Weather Warning For up to date information visit…

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Thank you

Council would like to express their thanks to the Main Street businesses and the community with their cooperation and patience during the felling of the Norfolk Pine tree over the weekend. Special thanks is also given to our Council works team and certified arborist contractor, HST for completing the task…

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TV Reception outage

Due to equipment failure at Tower Hill, Currie, TV reception for channel 7, 7Two and 7Mate has been affected. Replacement equipment is being sourced by an external contractor with the installation of the new equipment to occur once delivered. Anyone with a smart TV are able to live stream these…

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King Island Service Hub Feasibility Study

King Island Council has been awarded funding by the Tasmanian State Government to undertake a feasibility study for the development of a Service Hub which would bring together a number of the Island’s services, including the Library, ServiceTas, Tourist Information Centre, ad-hoc meeting rooms, and business centre. Work has already…

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The King Island Hub

The Federal Government committed up to $5 million from the Community Development Grants Program in 2019 to fund a service hub and worker accommodation project on King Island. Core Collective Architects were engaged by Council in November 2019 to conduct a feasibility study of this project. Their Stage 1 report,…

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King Island Hub – Community Consultation

The King Island Hub Feasibility Study was received by Council at its ordinary meeting on 16 June 2020. Council will now be seeking feedback from the King Island community on the concepts presented in that Study. It is noted that the Study provides only an example of the layout and…

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King Island Hub Consultation

Council invites King Island residents and other stakeholders to provide their feedback on the proposed King Island Hub project. These details, as well as links to the background documents available to the public, are now on the Have Your Say page of this website. Four (4) face to face public…

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Employment Opportunity

Customer Service Officer We are seeking an experienced, community minded, person with exceptional customer service provision to join our Customer Service Team. The position will be responsible for assisting in the delivery of administration, customer services, and the provision of project-related activities.  For further information including selection criteria and position…

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