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Careers Expo coming to King Island

King Island Council is pleased to be part of the MAS National 2023 Careers Expo taking place on Tuesday 22 August at the Town Hall, open to the public between 3pm and 6pm. Any community member who is interested in learning about their career, job and training options is encouraged…

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Notification of Making Rates for 2023/2024

In accordance with section 118 of the Local Government Act 1993 notice is hereby given that the Council made its rates and charges for the 2023/2024 financial year at the Council meeting held on 20 June 2023. Click on the link for a summary of the rates and charges for 2023-24.

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Severe Weather Warning

A Severe Weather Warning for Damaging Winds has been issued for King Island, with damaging winds expected to develop Friday night. Weather Situation: Vigorous northwesterly flow will develop over Bass Strait and Tasmania from later Friday, shifting west to southwesterly with the passage of a strong cold front overnight Friday…

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Council Office Closure – Monday 3 July 2023

We wish to advise that the Council Office will be closed from 2.30pm – 3.30pm only on Monday, 3 July 2023. We apologise for any inconvenience. For urgent matters, please contact 03 6462 9000. Please note that ServiceTas will remain open as per their standard business hours of 11.00am –…

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Tasmanian Local Government Review – Information for King Island

At the end of 2021, the Tasmanian Government established the Local Government Board and asked it to review the way Tasmanian councils work. Recently the board released a series of Information Packs. Each pack puts forward several different scenarios for new local government boundaries as well as service delivery models.

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Road Closure – Friday 2 June

EXTENSION OF CLOSURE – Until 4pm Friday,  June. Please note that the road is closed from Daisy Flats on the Currie side and Wicks Road on the Grassy side of the culvert. Due to a collapsed culvert, we will be closing a section of Grassy Road (before Wicks Road on…

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Severe Weather Warning

Warning – Damaging Winds For people in King Island, Furneaux Islands, Western, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, North East, East Coast, North West Coast, Central North, Central Plateau and Midlands Forecast Districts. Vigorous northwesterly airstream ahead of a cold front will start to develop in parts of the western half…

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Tasmanian Recreational Fishing Survey

TARFish is currently inviting anyone who’s a recreational fisher to participate in a non-government, independent survey on your fishing behaviours and interests. Don’t miss your chance to win 1 of 3 $500 prize packs. Once completed, the findings will be publicly available. TARFish will use it to guide how they,…

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Council Office Closure – Friday 19 May

We wish to advise that the Council Office will be closed from 12.00pm – 2.00pm only on Friday, 19 May 2023. We apologise for any inconvenience. For urgent matters, please contact 03 6462 9000. Please note that ServiceTas will remain open as per their standard business hours of 11.00am –…

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