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Information on 3G Network Closure

The 3G network is saying goodbye! Telstra will be closing off their 3G coverage on 31 August 2024. Upgrade to 4G/5G and stay connected with faster speeds and better coverage. You may not need to do anything if your devices are already compatible. If you need help, contact your service…

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Employment Opportunity – Ranger and Compliance Officer

Applications are invited for the position of Ranger & Compliance Officer within the Council team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the adherence and enforcement of dog & animal/stock control requirements to ensure the protection of amenities for residents and visitors to King Island.  The position will also provide…

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Information Sharing: TasFarm Innovation Day

The next TasFarm Innovation Day will be held at the KI Golf and Bowling Club from 10am – 2.30 pm on Thursday 27th June.  Please find below the flyer for the day. This workshop will be exploring management of stocking rates and stock water over the winter months.  It will…

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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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