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Public Holiday

The council Office and Depot will be closed on Monday, 10 June 2024 for the King’s Official Birthday. Garbage collection will go ahead as normal. For urgent Council matters, please contact 036462 9000.

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Road Closure – Mount Stanley Road – Monday 3 June

Hydro Tasmania are conducting tree removal works on Monday, 3 June on Mount Stanley Road/Millers Road. For the safety of the work crew and motorists, the road will be closed from approximately 9.30am – 4.00pm. We appreciate your patience and understanding while these important works are carried out.

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BOM: Severe Weather Warning Issued

The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a Severe Weather Warning for Damaging Winds for areas including King Island. Damaging wind gusts expected throughout the state during today. Weather Situation: A deep low pressure system over the Southern Ocean to the west of Tasmania will move rapidly east-southeastwards today, passing by…

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2024 Fresh Statutory Valuations Completed

The Office of the Valuer-General has completed Fresh Valuations for 8 Tasmanian Municipalities including King Island. Please review your Valuation Notice when you receive it and lodge any objections to the Office of the Valuer-General by 30 July 2024. For more information, please visit King Island Council – 2024 Fresh…

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Update on worker accommodation project

King Island Council has been advised that its application to the Growing Regions Program to develop 32 worker accommodation beds in collaboration with the owners of Ocean Dunes Holdings was not successful. The full media release is available here:        2024-05-21 Media Release – Outcome of Growing Regions…

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Hooray for Hay Day

Sunday, 19 May saw a convergence at Grassy Wharf for King Island’s “Hay Day”. This was the culmination of a gargantuan effort by multiple organisations and countless individuals, spearheaded by Need for Feed Australia (a project of Lions Clubs).  The team have been working tirelessly to bring a delivery of…

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Free Desexing and Microchipping for King Island Cats

National Desexing Network, in conjunction with Cradle Coast Authority, King Island Council and local King Island vets are still offering free desexing and microchipping of your feline friends. There is still time for eligible residents to access vouchers by calling National Desexing Network on 1300 368 992. You are eligible…

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