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    Call for local artists to create Rex Smeal masterpiece
    Douglas Shire Council is inviting professional and emerging local artists to submit proposals for a public art project at Rex... Read More
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    Nominations open for Australia Day Awards
    Nominations are invited for the 2017 Douglas Shire Council Australia Day Awards. Mayor Julia Leu said the awards are an oppor... Read More
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    Council, Daintree Marketing Cooperative to host public meeting on crocodile management
    Douglas Shire Council and the Daintree Marketing Cooperative will co-chair a public meeting next week with the Department of ... Read More
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    Council to conduct investigations to locate groundwater infiltration and stormwater connections
    The Water & Wastewater Group will be testing the Mossman sewer reticulation system from next week. The purpose of the tes... Read More
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    Enter First 5 Forever photo competition
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    Mayor’s Christmas Appeal launched for needy
    Mayor Julia Leu has launched the 2016 Christmas Appeal for the Douglas Shire to bring a smile to the faces of local families ... Read More
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    Local clubs and businesses invited to participate in free Sport & Rec Expo
    Local clubs and businesses involved in sport, exercise, active recreation, health and nutrition are invited to nominate a fre... Read More
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    Council launches survey to help preserve and enhance cassowary habitats
    Douglas Shire Council has launched a survey to collect information from Daintree residents on cassowaries and dogs to help in... Read More
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    Council invites applications for funding of local projects
    Douglas Shire Council is inviting applications for funding of local projects under Council’s 2016-2017 various funding prog... Read More
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    Super celebrations planned for New Year’s Eve in Port Douglas
    Council will organise New Year’s Eve festivities in Port Douglas after agreeing to the Douglas Chamber of Commerce’s requ... Read More