• bigfish
    Community encouraged to get involved in ECO Week
    Gigantic fish made of beach litter, a huge pile of rubbish illustrating the impact of illegal dumping, information sessions b... Read More
  • crane4
    Pine tree to be removed for public safety
    Douglas Shire Council will remove the pine tree ( Araucaria sp) located at the Mossman Post Office to ensure public safety. T... Read More
  • about the shire
    Draft Planning Scheme passes State Interest Check
    Douglas Shire Council’s Draft Planning Scheme has received official State Interest Check approval from the Queensland Gover... Read More
  • Mulch 2
    Free mulch giveaway
    Friday 6th May – Monday 9th May 2016 Location: Killaloe & Newell Beach Transfer Stations Site opening hours: Killaloe: ... Read More
  • recycle
    Community invited to name recycle shop
      Council is inviting the community to come up with a catchy name for a recycle shop to be officially opened at Killalo... Read More
  • library painting
    Requests for Quotation to develop Council’s Arts Strategy
    Council invites quotations for a suitably-experienced consultant to develop Council’s Arts Strategy. The Strategy will prov... Read More
  • employment
    Read all about it! Your Council Working For You
    Douglas Shire Council has launched a new feature on its website Your Council Working For You to keep our communities more eas... Read More
  • Computer-Training
    Free computer courses to encourage tech-savvy seniors
    Mossman Library will again run its popular free Tech Savvy Seniors computer courses from next month. Douglas Libraries Team L... Read More
  • Yoga
    Women of Douglas – Get Out, Get Active! Directory
    The Women of Douglas – Get Out, Get Active! Directory is now available online or as a printed booklet. The free Get Out... Read More
  • active games
    Free Active Games in the Park program for local kids
    Free physical activities program for children of all ages during school terms.       Read More