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    Council to construct groyne at Newell Beach
    Douglas Shire Council will construct a groyne at Newell Beach to help mitigate erosion issues which are threatening coastal p... Read More
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    Go Douglas! Celebrating 2014
    Check out the “Go Douglas! Celebrating 2014″ e-book which showcases the achievements of the first year of our new... Read More
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    Nominations open for Australia Day Awards
    Nominations are invited for the 2015 Douglas Shire Council Australia Day Awards. Mayor Julia Leu said the awards are an oppor... Read More
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    Free Christmas Card Making at Mossman Library
    Join the team at Mossman library for CHRISTMAS CARD MAKING at Mossman Library. (Primary school age – no booking required.) ... Read More
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    Ordinary Council Meeting – 10am – 16 December 2014
    An Ordinary Council Meeting will be held on Tuesday 16 December 2014 at 10:00 am. The agenda and minutes can be downloaded... Read More
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    Port Douglas Roundabout – Have your say!
    The community now has until January 9, 2015, to provide feedback on the three options for the design of the roundabout at the... Read More
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    Welcome to Douglas signs unveiled
    The Douglas Shire is now officially even more welcoming after Mayor Julia Leu officially unveiled new “Welcome to the D... Read More
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    Level 2 Water Restrictions introduced in Douglas Shire
    Level 2 Water restrictions were introduced in the Douglas Shire on November 21 due to the prolonged dry season. Douglas Sh... Read More
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    Pirates of the Caribbean 5: What You Need to Know About Filming in Douglas Shire
    Calling all potential pirates and soldiers, Pirates of the Caribbean 5: Dead Men Tell No Tales producers are now calling for ... Read More
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    Douglas Card allows free access for Daintree ferry
    Residents from the Douglas Shire, Mareeba Shire, the Tablelands, Cairns, the Cassowary Coast and Cook Shire are eligible to ... Read More