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By Popular Demand – Additional Community Bushfire Session

Will you be safe in a bushfire on King Island? Public Invitation to a Tas Fire Service Community Meeting 6.30pm, Wednesday 22 January 2020 At the Currie Fire Station You are cordially invited to attend a community information session with the Tasmania Fire Service to find out how you can…

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Artist in Residence Program – Svenja

Today we bid farewell to Artist in Residence – Svenja – who has spent the past month on our Island. While Svenja has previously focused largely on wearable art, she used her time on King Island finding inspiration for her move towards sculpture, low-relief wall work, and installation pieces. In…

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Public Invitation to Community Meetings

Will you be safe in a bush fire on King Island? You are cordially invited to attend a community information session with the Tasmanian Fire Service and find out how you can stay safe during a bush fire emergency. Monday 6 January – Naracoopa Fire Station – 5:30pm Tuesday 7…

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WORKSHOP: Drawing, Painting, Bookmaking – table of plenty

Join Artist in Residence, Veronica O’Leary in a workshop centered around the theme ‘Table of Plenty’ Using ink, acrylic washes and gouache to make a concertina book of plenty. Please bring a plate of produce to contribute to the inspirational table Time: 10-2pm Date: 4 January 2020 Venue: King Island…

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: FINANCE MANAGER

Applications are invited for the full-time position of Finance Manager. The position has been created following a review and scaling back of consultant support services. The successful candidate will have suitable experience in the day-to-day operation of financial and IT systems, including general ledger, banking and receipting, payroll, GST and…

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Re-open – Strickland’s Lane Bridge

Council will be reopening the Strickland’s Lane Bridge today. There is currently a 5 tonne Load Limit restriction on the bridge. More extensive repairs will take place in January 2020.  Council will notify the community of the expected closure dates in due course.        …

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2020 Australia Day Award Nominations

Nominations are invited from organisations or individuals for the 2019 Australia Day Awards in the following categories: Citizen of the Year Young Citizen of the Year King Island Community Event of the Year Nominations must be received by 5.00pm on Friday 29th November 2019. The selection is made on the…

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Naracoopa Jetty – Proposed Closures for Repairs

The Naracoopa Jetty will be closed to the public for repair works scheduled from 3 December 2019 to 19 December 2019 and from 4 January 2020 to 31 January 2020. Security fencing and warning signs will be erected at the site during these periods. The Jetty will be open for…

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Temporary Car Park Closure

The Gatenby Car Park on Edward Street will be temporarily closed on Thursday 21 November 2019 for line marking purposes. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.  …

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FY18/19 Annual Report

Council’s FY18/19 Annual Report is now open for inspection on Council’s HAVE YOUR SAY page or in hard copy at Council offices. Submissions on the report are invited from the community for discussion at the Annual General Meeting, which will be held on Tuesday 10 December at 5:00pm.  …

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