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Lane Closure – Grassy Road – Tomorrow 12 December

Council will be undertaking roadworks on Grassy Road, near the TRT Stockyard, tomorrow – Tuesday, 12 December (weather permitting). Works are scheduled to commence at approximately 7.30am and will require closure of one lane for the duration of works. Traffic Control measures will be in place and motorists are kindly…

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Landline Phone Service Interruption – Currie

There is currently an outage of Landline phone services in Currie.  This outage also affects the Council Depot and Airport phone lines, however our George Street office phone line is still functional. If you have any Council queries, please call our Customer Service Team on 03 6462 9000 and we…

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Mayor Christmas Message 2023

On behalf of King Island Council I wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year for 2024. This year has been another epic and historic year for King Island so let us all head into Christmas celebrations in a spirit of thanksgiving. I encourage all to…

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ANNUAL REPORT FY22/23 & ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

DRAFT ANNUAL REPORT FY22/23 Council’s Draft Annual Report will be available for inspection from council offices. Submissions on the report are invited from the community for discussion at the Annual General Meeting.  These can be made using the form located in the Have Your Say section on our website or…

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Extension of Time: Meech Street (Turning Area) Sealing Works

The current Works at the top of Meech Street have been extended until lunchtime tomorrow (Thursday, 30 November). We apologise for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience. Over the next two days (Tuesday, 28 and Wednesday, 29 November), Council will be undertaking roadworks at the top end of Meech Street. …

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LPS Information for Primary Producers

Over the last few years Council has been talking to rural landowners about the future of land use planning on the island and how the transition to the Tasmanian Planning Scheme will affect you. As a result Council is proposing a unique rural zone for our island for inclusion in…

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Local Provision Schedule (KILPS) – Drop In Sessions

Did you know that Council has the draft King Island Local Provision Schedule or LPS out on public exhibition. What is the LPS? There is now a statewide planning scheme, the Tasmanian Planning Scheme. The LPS is where we get to include local component for our island in the planning…

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Group Garage Sale at KI School – Garage Sale Trail

The Garage Sale Trail is currently underway on King Island! The King Island District High School is hosting a fabulous Group Sale tomorrow, Saturday, 18 November from 10.00am – 1.00pm at the School. It’s not too late to register a spot at their Group Sale, or to register your own…

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Interim Council General Manager & New Deputy General Manager

Our King Island Council General Manager, Kate Mauric is soon to depart on maternity leave, to have her 3rd child. We wish her and her family a very happy and healthy birth. Kate will subsequently return to her position in late 2024. In the meantime, we need to have this…

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