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Truck Movement in Currie Area Next Week

As the community is aware, there was a structure fire on George St, Currie last week.  The building involved in the fire will be demolished next week (beginning Monday 23 October).  All approvals are in place and all regulations will be followed by the qualified contractors carrying out the work. …

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Tender – Construction of Community Gym

King Island Council is inviting Tenders from suitable parties for the construction of a Community Gym & Wellbeing Facility in Currie, King Island.     Tender documents are available for download via Council’s eTendering portal, Tenderlink Submissions are to be lodged through Tenderlink before 2pm AEDT on Wednesday 22 November 2023.

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South Road Project Update

Council has received several enquiries over the last few weeks about the South Road Project. This has been an ongoing project (4 years) and it is now largely complete with some sections requiring additional work or displaying issues that require additional maintenance.  The Council team has been working very hard…

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Tender – Rock Crushing

Request for Tender – KIC2024-003 King Island Council invites tenders for the crushing and screening of 10,000m3 of rock.  Tender documents: Available via TenderLink www.tenderlink.com/kingisland Closing:  Thursday 26 October 2023 at 10am. Enquiries: Please call Mick Gray, Contract Engineer on Ph: 0408963496.

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Project Update: Community Gym & Wellbeing Facility

King Island Council has reached some important milestones in this Commonwealth-funded project and there are exciting steps ahead which we want to share with you. This includes finalising the development application for lodgement, inviting tenders for construction of the facility and resurfacing of the courts, and an update on the…

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Main Street Parking Redesign

Mayor Blackie spoke to the King Island Courier this week, letting the Community know about our plans to redesign the parking configuration for the Main Street of Currie. Council staff will be engaging directly with businesses and individuals around these plans and will open a targeted feedback process for the…

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Valuer General – Property Valuations Underway for King Island

The Tasmanian Valuer General currently has a contract Property Valuer on King Island to undertake statutory property valuations. Valuations will take place over the remainder of October and may require the Contractor to enter property. The appointed Contractor carries photo identification and will introduce themselves when coming on to any…

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Essential Maintenance – Communications Tower in Currie

TV and Radio Transmissions will be interrupted today Wednesday, 27 September 2023 from 12:00pm to 5:00pm, as we undertake essential maintenance to the Communications Tower in Currie.  This interruption was originally planned for Tuesday morning (26 September 2023), however due to matters beyond our control has been delayed to today.

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New Footpath for Grassy

Over the next two weeks, Council’s Works team will be constructing a new footpath in Grassy.  The path will run from the Swimming Pool to outside the Grassy Club premises.  Work will commence with excavation and boxing up next week (likely Tuesday 26 September onwards) and will conclude with the…

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Employment Opportunity – Airport Reporting Officer

King Island Council is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Airport Reporting Officer (ARO) to join the team at the King Island Airport. The King Island Airport is serviced by three regular commercial airlines along with various charter airlines and is the bustling transit hub for local travellers, commuters and…

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