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King Island Airport Board EOI

Invitation for expressions of Interest from persons with aviation and/or airport experience The King Island Council has agreed to establish a 4-member Board of Management to oversee the operation and the future development of the King Island Airport.  A copy of the Council report and decision is available in the…

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Seeking community feedback on King Island’s draft Recreation Plan

The draft report on a proposed King Island Recreation Plan has been submitted to Council by consultants, @leisure planners, for consideration and comment by the community. The consultants prepared the draft report on the basis of consultations with recreation stakeholders; workshops with the community and Council; and views expressed by…

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EXHIBITION: My Island Home

King Island’s youngest artists will be gathering at the Cultural Centre this Friday 25th October to open their exhibition titled My Island Home. With over 150 works from the students at the King Island Child Care & Early Learning Centre, as well as some from their family and friends, it…

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Mayor’s Message – September 2019

King Island Mayor Julie Arnold reports on the September month of meetings and Council workshops. Councillor Working Groups: Councillors agreed in late August that there were a number of issues which needed Councillor input and work over and above the normal workshops and Council meetings. It was agreed that the…

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Tasmanian Young Achiever Awards

The Tasmanian Young Achiever Awards began in 1989, with the aims to acknowledge, encourage and most importantly promote the positive achievements of all young people up to and including 29 years of age as of 31st December each year. The awards celebrate the achievements of young Tasmanians across a diverse…

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Receiving rates & other notices via email

Council are aware that many ratepayers would prefer to receive their rates instalment notices by email and are taking the opportunity to advise the community that this is certainly an option. Animal registration and other invoices from Council can also be emailed, so if this is your preference, please print…

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Taswater: Connecting Currie Customers

King Island residents will very soon have access to high-quality drinking water with the completion of the King Island Water Treatment Plant. The multimillion-dollar infrastructure project will supply water to both Grassy and Currie customers through a pipeline, spanning more than 26 kilometres, sourcing water from the Upper Grassy Dam.

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Cultural bond forged between Cork & King Island

Deputy Mayor of King Island and President of the KI Historical Society Luke Agati was one of a delegation from Tasmania to visit Passage West Maritime Museum in Cork this month to sign a friendship agreement between the two maritime museums. Signing the Friendship Agreement on behalf of the Cork…

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Re-thinking waste on King Island

The King Island Waste Management Strategy 2019-2029 has been developed with a view to guiding residents, businesses and Council to reduce, reuse, recycle and manage waste on the Island.  The Strategy was prepared by a specialist waste management consultant, A.Prince Consulting. You can download the Strategy below or view it…

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King Island reflects on Australian Citizenship Day

King Island welcomed one new citizen at an Australian citizenship ceremony today, as part of Australian Citizenship Day 2019. This is in addition to two others welcomed on 11 September 2019 Mayor Arnold said. The conferees from New Zealand and Ukraine, become Australian citizens as part of ceremonies at the…

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