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    Road maintenance schedule
    Douglas Shire Council will begin asphalt overlay roadworks next month as part of its road maintenance capital works program. ... Read More
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    Council starts work on Daintree Gateway
    Douglas Shire Council is about to start work on Stage 1 of the Daintree Gateway Master Plan. Mayor Julia Leu said Stage 1 of ... Read More
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    Plenty to celebrate during Seniors Week
    There’s plenty of great activities planned to celebrate Seniors Week in the Douglas Shire next month. Check out all the... Read More
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    Bloomfield Track open for 4WDs only
     BLOOMFIELD TRACK UPDATE - Bloomfield Track is OPEN to high clearance 4WD vehicles only.  Any rain on the track will make t... Read More
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    Council shows support for tourism industry
    Douglas Shire Council has shown its support for the local tourism industry by providing at least $430,000 for Tourism Port Do... Read More
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    Council responds to croc management issues
    Douglas Shire Council has granted in-principle approval for the issue of a trustee lease to the Port Douglas Outrigger Canoe ... Read More
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    Scheduled road maintenance reseals to begin next month
    Douglas Shire Council will begin scheduled road maintenance reseals on August 4. The seven scheduled reseals in Miallo, Wonga... Read More
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    Get in the Game! Funding Info Session for Sport & Recreation Organisations
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    Council keen to consult on roundabout
    Douglas Shire Council will consult with the community this month on options for the Port Douglas highway intersection roundab... Read More
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    2014/15 Works Schedule
    Residents and businesses can now see the 2014/15 Works Schedule to determine when Douglas Shire Council will be working in th... Read More