• Ordinary Council Meeting – 24 April 2018
    An Ordinary Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, 24 April 2018, at 9am.  The agenda and minutes can be downloaded belo... Read More
  • Douglas services to mark 100 years since end of First World War
    A TRIO of iconic Anzac Day services in Douglas Shire will help mark a century since the end of the First World War. Douglas S... Read More
  • Disaster assistance for Douglas farms
    Disaster assistance has been activated for producers affected by the recent heavy rains. The Department of Agriculture and Fi... Read More
  • Douglas Resilient Coast information sessions
    Douglas Shire Council would like to invite you to attend one of four Community Information sessions about the Resilient Coast... Read More
  • Free green waste disposal
    A BACKYARD blitz will sweep Douglas Shire when the popular free green waste disposal kicks off on Saturday. Douglas Shire Cou... Read More
  • Daintree River Dredging Notice
    The Daintree River in the vicinity of the Daintree Ferry will be subject to annual dredging operations from midnight on April... Read More
  • Douglas trucks showcase native animals
    A TREE kangaroo, cassowary and a rifle bird are among a mob of native animals featured on a fresh look for rubbish trucks in ... Read More
  • Council to seek funding for Daintree Ferry transport study
    A FORMAL submission will be made to the State Government to seek funding for a detailed assessment of traffic travelling acro... Read More
  • Council’s key role in Douglas Shire’s future outlined in infrastructure plan
    DOUGLAS Shire Council’s role in enabling future development has been detailed in a draft Local Government Infrastructure Pl... Read More
  • FLAGSTAFF HILL WALKING TRAIL CLOSED  
    Several washouts, landslips and fallen trees have forced Douglas Shire Council to close the track until further notice. This ... Read More