Register your interest for a job at Kubirri Aged Care Centre Mossman

Register your interest for a job at Kubirri Aged Care Centre Mossman

EMPLOYMENT opportunities become available as construction at the Salvation Army’s new Kubirri Aged Care Centre in Mossman is given a practical completion date of July, 2020. Recruitment Specialists for the Centre are seeking interest for carers, registered nurses, a centre...
Douglas Shire Council
21 Nov 2019
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Level 3 Water Restrictions turned on in Douglas Shire

Level 3 Water Restrictions turned on in Douglas Shire

COUNCIL has placed a temporary ban on sprinklers and irrigation systems in the Douglas Shire as tinder dry conditions force level three water restrictions for the second year in a row. High consumption and a lack of rainfall has contributed to a rapid drop in water levels at the...
Douglas Shire Council
21 Nov 2019
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Back on Track Roadshow in town to support small business

Back on Track Roadshow in town to support small business

Queensland Government’s Back on Track roadshow is coming to the Douglas Shire to support all small businesses to adapt and grow following the devastating floods earlier this year. The roadshow will be at the Port Douglas Market on Sunday, 24 November, 2019 to help your business...
Douglas Shire Council
20 Nov 2019
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It’s time to nominate a local legend

It’s time to nominate a local legend

Douglas Shire residents and community groups are encouraged to nominate a dedicated citizen deserving of recognition for the 2020 Australia Day Awards, which launches today. Nominations are now open for the seven award categories celebrating those locals who go above and beyond...
Douglas Shire Council
19 Nov 2019
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Dates for Environmental Workshops announced

Dates for Environmental Workshops announced

DOUGLAS Shire Council has announced two public workshops to gather input into and build on Council’s environmental initiatives. The workshops are designed to muster community feedback on initiatives listed in the current Corporate Sustainability Strategy and guide Council’s...
Douglas Shire Council
18 Nov 2019
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Alison Gotts retrospective exhibition now at Council

Alison Gotts retrospective exhibition now at Council

Artwork by the late Douglas Shire artist Alison Gotts features in a captivating retrospective exhibition on display in the Foyer of the Council Chambers in Mossman. The paintings and travel sketches feature colourful depictions of well-known, mostly local, locations across...
Douglas Shire Council
18 Nov 2019
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Multi-million-dollar road tender awarded

Multi-million-dollar road tender awarded

A $2.8 MILLION contract to repair roads in the Douglas Shire damaged during the 2019 flood events has been awarded to HEH Civil Pty Ltd. Douglas Shire Council today resolved to award the contract to repair 76 different road assets damaged during monsoonal events in January and...
Douglas Shire Council
14 Nov 2019
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Douglas Shire moves to level 2 water restrictions

Douglas Shire moves to level 2 water restrictions

A RAPID decrease in water levels at the Rex Creek Intake has led Douglas Shire Council to make the decision to turn on level two water restrictions tomorrow. Level 2 water restrictions means new usage times for garden irrigation systems and sprinklers while continuing t...
Douglas Shire Council
13 Nov 2019
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Spiderbait To Headline Carnivale 2020

Spiderbait To Headline Carnivale 2020

The band guaranteed to “bring it” to their live performances with smash hits like Black Betty, Calypso, and Buy Me a Pony will headline Port Douglas Carnivale’s Tropic Rock Concert at Rex Smeal Park  next year on Saturday, May 23.  Spiderbait, the formidable alternative rockers...
Douglas Shire Council
13 Nov 2019
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