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    Ordinary Council Meeting – 8 September 2015
    An Ordinary Council meeting will be held on Tuesday 7 July, 2015, at 10am. The agenda and minutes can be downloaded below as... Read More
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    Douglas Shire ramps up efforts to discourage illegal camping
    Douglas Shire Council is ramping up efforts to discourage illegal camping with increased patrols, joint operations with polic... Read More
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    Port Douglas Community Hub launched
    Douglas Shire Council has opened the Port Douglas Community Hub at the Port Douglas Community Hall in Mowbray St. The communi... Read More
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    Carnivale receives funding boost, under new management
    Carnivale 2016 has received a funding boost and will be under new management after the Douglas Chamber of Commerce relinquish... Read More
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    CREB Track open for experienced 4WD enthusiasts
    The CREB Track has been reopened on 20 August. Only experienced 4WD enthusiasts are encouraged to negotiate the CREB Track as... Read More
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    Rubbish tips and interesting facts about your waste
    Did you know? What happens to your recycling? Recyclable items go to the Cairns Material Recovery Facility for sorting and ... Read More
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    Hundreds of suppliers registered for Council business
    More than 200 suppliers of goods and services have registered as pre-qualified suppliers with Council, with 68 businesses fro... Read More
  • Gas Chlorination
    Water cut off in Solander area
    Water is cutt off in the Solander area of Port Douglas including Seabrook Avenue and Sorrento Cresent as there has been a lar... Read More
  • Clean Up Great North
    2015 Great Northern Clean Up
    Council is calling for Douglas residents and communities to ‘Put Yourself in the Picture’ during September for the 2015 G... Read More
  • Markets, Anzac Park
    Hot food for Port Douglas Markets given go-ahead
    Innovative multicultural cuisine has been approved for the Port Douglas Sunday Markets. Council has endorsed a recommendation... Read More