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Urgent amendment to the King Island Interim Planning Scheme 2013

Notice under section 30IA(6) Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993 KIC UA2-2018 The urgent amendments become effective from 22 May 2019 The Tasmanian Planning Commission made the urgent amendments to the King Island Interim Planning Scheme 2013. The approved amendment rezones a portion of CT 249894/1 – 25 Netherby…

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EXHIBITION: Art of Man

An exhibition featuring the diverse and varied art-forms by King Island men of all ages. Opening Friday 24 May, 6 for 6:30pm at the King Island Cultural Centre. Attendees are asked to please BYO to the exhibition opening. All welcome. Art of Man Exhibition Invitation…

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Employment Opportunity: General Manager

King Island Council are looking for a General Manager who will help market and promote the Island and provide a fresh, energetic, and inspiring leadership to the staff group. Working strategically and cooperatively with the Mayor and Councillors you will help to give life to the sustainable future of King Island.

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Mayor’s Message – May 2019

It is King Island Mayor Julie Arnold’s intention to keep residents and ratepayers regularly informed about issues facing their Council with a regular monthly column. General manager consultant report on council: In order to help the new Council and Acting General Manager set priorities in dealing with the myriad of…

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Road Closure

The Edward and George Street intersection in Currie will be closed until further notice. This will facilitate the assessment of the truck viable lid and inspection points, as well as their upgrade. Please use either Meech or Hickmott Street as an alternative route. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

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Changes to waste collection over public holidays

To accomodate the Easter and ANZAC Day public holidays, a number of changes have been made to our waste collection schedule. Commercial waste that is usually collected on a Friday will this week be collected on Thursday afternoon (18 April), to allow for the Easter Friday holiday. There will be…

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2019 Road Sealing Program

Subject to weather and other operational constraints, the proposed resurfacing program is as follows: Munros Road (Don Kendall Drive 4km towards Stricklands Road) Day 1 Monday, 18 March 2019 Munros Road Day 2 Tuesday, 19 March 2019 Munros Road Day 3 Wednesday, 20 March 2019 Gatenby Car Park Thursday, 21…

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Study into Remote Area Tax Concessions and Payments

The Productivity Commission is visiting King Island to gain insight and answer our community’s questions about its study into the tax benefits and other payments extended to residents and businesses in remote areas of Australia, including King Island. Meetings will be held with key stakeholders throughout the day and a…

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Road Closures: Sunday 10 March

The King Island Imperial 20 is being held this Sunday, with the first race commencing at 7:00am at Baudin’s in Naracoopa. The following roads will be closed for the duration of the event from 6:00am to 12:30pm and will be re-opened from the Naracoopa end as the race proceeds towards…

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