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Naracoopa Sand Mine Cartage

The Naracoopa Mineral Sands Pty Ltd have advised that due to some breakdowns with trucks, the sand mine will be operating for a short day this Saturday 1 January 2022. Please drive with care.  …

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Council Christmas Closure – Waste Collection Details

The Council Council administration office will be closed from 12 noon Friday 24 December 2021. Both the office and depot will reopen on Tuesday 4 January 2022. Services, including waste collection, operation of the Charles Street Transfer Station, street cleaning and airport management will continue during this period with reduced…

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Cr Vernon Philbey as Deputy Mayor

Councillor Vernon Philbey has been elected as Deputy Mayor for the balance of Council’s term, filling the vacancy caused by the recent resignation of Jim Cooper. Cr Philbey was elected in a secret ballot of Councillors conducted in accordance with regulations under the Local Government Act 1993. Cr Philbey is a…

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COVID-19 Update

Tasmanian State Public Health are the lead agency for COVID-19 and health response. Tasmanian Public Health Hotline: 1800 671 738 Larger image can be found here.

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Employment Opportunity – Airport Reporting Officer

Council is seeking an Airport Reporting Officer to work and support the Airport team on a full-time basis. The position will be responsible for assisting in the delivery of airport and reporting services for Council.  Selection criteria and position description can be downloaded here. Relevant training will be provided to…

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New King Island Council General Manager – Kate Mauric

The Mayor would like to announce that Ms Kate Mauric has been formally appointed as our General Manager. The Councillors were unanimous in the decision and we look forward to a very professional and fruitful future for the Council and residents. Ms Mauric commented  “It’s an absolute pleasure and privilege…

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David Bowden elected as councillor

Following the resignation of Councillor Jim Cooper on 3 December 2021, a recount was completed today to fill a vacancy on Council. One eligible candidate nominated to contest the recount. David Bowden was elected unopposed as Councillor to serve until the 2022 ordinary elections. The position of deputy mayor will…

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Grassy Oval – Goal Post removal

The Grassy Oval goal posts will be removed early next week, these will be replaced as part of the improvement works to the site. Thank you for your patience during this process.      …

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