• ANZAC Day 2019
    ANZAC Day Thursday April 25th 2019 Mossman 5:30am  Dawn Service, Memorial at Douglas Shire Council   Port Douglas 10:15... Read More
  • Daintree Ferry priority lane OPEN for Easter
    The priority lane at the Daintree Ferry will be operating from today through to Thursday 25 April (inclusive). Locals can acc... Read More
  • Flagstaff Hill Walking Track repairs completed
    Repairs to the popular Flagstaff Hill Walking Trail have been completed and the track is now fully open – just in time for ... Read More
  • Ordinary Council Meeting – 16 April 2019
    An Ordinary Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, 16 April 2019, at 10am.  The agenda and minutes can be downloaded below... Read More
  • Real contenders submit interest for next Daintree Ferry contract
    DOUGLAS Shire Council staff are working to finalise tender specifications for the next Daintree River Ferry contract after re... Read More
  • REPAIRS UPDATE: Cape Tribulation Rd at the Alexandra Range
    After wet weather delays, the third and final concrete wall was sprayed on the Alexandra Range yesterday to stabilise the exi... Read More
  • What are the Council crews working on?
    The slashing crew are working on both sides of the Daintree River. They should finish north of the river today and will start... Read More
  • New Wangetti Trail alignment is bigger and better than anticipated
    [ QLD Government Media Release ] The proposed Wangetti Trail could be 15km longer than first expected following detailed plan... Read More
  • ‘Battle of the Reptiles’ for Mossman Pump Track design
    A PROPOSED pump track at the Mossman skate park looks to have a bit of bite. Douglas Shire Council will be putting two reptil... Read More
  • Daintree River sand gets trucked for beach protection
    SAND removed from the Daintree River Ferry channel will be spread across Newell Beach over the next few days to replenish the... Read More