• Ordinary Council Meeting – 26 April 2017
    An Ordinary Council meeting will be held on Wednesday 26 April 2017, at 10am. The agenda and minutes can be downloaded belo... Read More
  • Anzac Day Services in Douglas Shire
    See the poster below for information regarding Anzac Day Services in the Douglas Shire. Read More
  • Public art encourage with new strategy & Regional Development Arts Fund grants
    Eligible individuals, organisations and collectives are invited to apply for funding for arts and cultural projects under Dou... Read More
  • Celebrity gardener Costa Georgiadis to judge Douglas Garden Awards
    Celebrity gardener Costa Georgiadis has been confirmed as a judge of the Douglas Garden Awards. Mayor Julia Leu said she was ... Read More
  • Bloomfield Track Open
    The Bloomfield Track is now open along the full length between Cape Tribulation and Wujal Wujal after repairs due to flooding... Read More
  • Professionals disillusioned by Brexit, Trump urged to Discover Paradise
    Does Brexit make you or someone you know want to exit? Having trouble getting over the hump of President Trump? Douglas Shire... Read More
  • Spectacular Spiegeltent heads massive line-up of events for Carnivale 2017
    The spectacular Spiegeltent is returning for Port Douglas Carnivale 2017 with another tantalising Circus cabaret, more sidesp... Read More
  • Douglas Shire leads the charge towards plastic bag-free Queensland
    The Douglas Shire continues to lead the charge towards a single-use plastic bag-free Queensland. Under the stewardship of the... Read More
  • Collaboration the key to success of Douglas Shire Economic Development Strategy
    The Douglas Shire Economic Development Strategy 2017-2021 recommends the establishment of a number of taskforces to develop a... Read More
  • Local Disaster Management Group rolls out new disaster resilience tips and tools
    Something old, something new, something borrowed and something You(Tube) has the Douglas Shire better prepared for natural di... Read More