• Ordinary Council Meeting – 25 September 2018
    An Ordinary Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, 25 September 2018, at 10am.  The agenda and minutes can be downloaded ... Read More
  • Water resilience project to get underway
    CONSTRUCTION on a water main extension that will boost water resilience and improve efficiencies in the network will start ne... Read More
  • War on Wrecks – Public Consultation
    The Queensland Government is responding to the unacceptably high number of derelict vessels left by their owners littering Qu... Read More
  • Douglas Civil Works update (September 19)
    The grader completed Island Point road shoulder works leading up to Flagstaff Hill look out last week (see picture below). Th... Read More
  • Miallo State School students make awesome stencil submissions
    Miallo State School students ENVIRONMENTAL warriors from Miallo State School have taken over Douglas Shire Council. The young... Read More
  • Mayor to harvest support from Deputy Prime Minister
    DOUGLAS Shire Mayor Julia Leu has called on the Federal Government to stump up money to save the Mossman Mill and help create... Read More
  • Douglas welcomes 12 new Aussies
    A DOZEN new Aussies from across the globe were welcomed to Douglas Shire today. Mayor Julia Leu authorized the 12 new Austral... Read More
  • Council reels in public comment on Port Douglas Waterfront South
    A RETAIL and tourism ‘market square’ with more car parking space is one of the many ideas unveiled in a pivotal draft blu... Read More
  • Indigenous banners flown in Douglas
    MORE Indigenous artwork has popped up on prominent streets in Douglas Shire. Eight grants were awarded for cultural projects ... Read More
  • Warner St upgrade out for consultation
    IMPROVED parking, cycle lanes and large native trees could arrive at a Port Douglas boulevard if an essential upgrade is comp... Read More