• Flagstaff Hill Walking Trail opens
    LOCALS and tourists now have a new reason to visit Port Douglas with the spectacular Flagstaff Hill Walking Trail opened toda... Read More
  • Go Douglas to celebrate Council’s year
    THE real characters who service Douglas Shire will be celebrated during a light-hearted awards presentation at Mossman Depot ... Read More
  • New Year’s Eve 2017 in Port Douglas
    Douglas Shire Council has planned a bumper New Year’s Eve to see out 2017. Head down to Port Douglas for a swag of kids... Read More
  • Ordinary Council Meeting – 12 December 2017
    An Ordinary Council meeting will be held on Tuesday 12 December 2017, at 9am. The agenda and minutes can be downloaded below... Read More
  • Projects flush benefits into Douglas Shire
    A NEW toilet block in the Daintree Rainforest is part of a batch of Douglas Shire Council projects that have flushed cash and... Read More
  • Historic unveiling at Teamsters Park
    The rugged pioneering spirit that gave birth to Douglas Shire was remembered when the 140th anniversary of Port Douglas was c... Read More
  • Breathtaking views at Flagstaff Hill Walking Trail
    A VIEWING platform that hovers over the Coral Sea will provide a breathtaking stop along the nearly completed Flagstaff Hill ... Read More
  • Australia’s newest MTB stage race is finally here!
    For four days in early August, Reef to Reef brings mountain biking goodness to Douglas Shire – the home of the one of t... Read More
  • Cattle, Cane and Cedar book launch
    Mossman library hosted the launch of Ken Keith’s book “Cattle, Cane and Cedar … Early farming in the Dougla... Read More
  • Gardens to flourish under mulch handout
    ONE of the most anticipated giveaways for Douglas Shire residents is back. Council’s popular free mulch offer returns next ... Read More